Our team undertakes around 1140 births per year, comprising of both low risk midwife led care and specialist Consultant led care as required. There are also 2 Midwife Assisted Birth Practioners on the Unit who have undertaken further training to carry out forcep or ventouse (suction cap) deliveries if required.
There are 5 delivery rooms, one of which has a birthing pool. Birthing mats, balls, Tens machines and Entonox (Gas & Air) are available for use while in labour.
The Labour Ward is located on the 2nd floor with security entrance buzzer system.
Labour Delivery Rooms
The Eildon Room is a quiet room with ensuite facilities for women and their families in special situations.