Ward Information

Ward Information

Parent Accommodation

5 parent bedrooms available for short stay purposes.

Overnight single beds may be available for use at special care cubicle cot sides. 

Parent Facilities

 

4 bathrooms, as well as 2 shower rooms are available on the unit.

There is a parent kitchen on the unit where food and drink can be prepared.

Mobile Phone Use

Mobile phones must be kept on silent or put in flight mode when in the nurseries. Please do not make or answer phone calls in the Nurseries. You are welcome to take pictures of you and your baby; however you must not take pictures where staff, visitors other than your own or other patients are visible in the background. If you want to take a video you must inform staff, to ensure confidentiality of patients is maintained.

Telephone and Computer Access

WiFi access available

Breastfeeding facilities and support

Hospital grade breast pump in every cot space.

Curtains/screening for privacy provided in every cot space.

Separate breastfeeding /expressing room available.

 

Facilities for Siblings

Children’s play area within the Outpatient area.

Parent Support Groups

Once per month on the Unit.

K-nest – monthly gathering for ex neonatal unit families at a local children’s centre.

Information available on request about other support groups, eg, twins, BLISS.