After Your Delivery
You may expect to be in hospital for 4 nights following an uncomplicated delivery and 5 nights following a caesarean section.
Our team of caring and experienced maternity staff pride themselves in offering you and your partner comprehensive care, parenting education and support following the birth of your baby.
Personalised information on feeding, parenting skills, taking baby home from hospital, sleep and settling can be provided. Links with available community resources and services can also be provided as required.
To assist you during your recovery and self-care, a visiting physiotherapist provides group physiotherapy classes twice a week.
Our Infant Feeding and Support Centre offers women with babies up to the age of 12 weeks assistance and guidance in a small group setting. To book into the clinic please call 03 9881 7760.
To ensure the safety of your baby it is a requirement by Victorian Law that your car is fitted correctly with an approved Australian Standards baby seat/capsule prior to going home.
Returning home with your new baby is a very special and often anxious time. Our midwives are available 24/ 7 to provide support when you need advice and guidance. Phone our midwifery team on : (03) 9881 7760.