Patient Care Units
Antenatal Gynaecology Ward
Care is provided for
The ward has 30 beds, 14 antenatal, 11 gynaecology, that can be extended to accommodate the Post Natal Ward overflow if available or required. Antenatal care includes assessment of maternal and fetal wellbeing, planning for birth, and education. Gynaecology care includes pre-operative assessment and preparation for surgery, and post-operative care.
The ward is staffed by midwives, who work in conjunction with medical staff, dieticians, physiotherapists, and social workers. Staff liaise with many services, including Aboriginal services, Drug and Alcohol Services, SA Multiple Birth Association and Child and Youth Health.
Information for Families
Visiting hours are from 1.00pm to 8.00pm
Rooms are either single or share, with telephone and television facilities available for each bed
There is no provision for partners or children to stay overnight in the ward
Facilities available on the ward for women include kitchen, sitting room, craft room and laundry
Acting Clinical Service Coordinator -
2nd Floor - Queen Victoria Building
Phone: (08) 8161 7726
last modified: 09 Dec 2010