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A longer stay. More time to bond.
Don't rush the special times. Stay for several days at our private hospitals.
Our maternity care
When you choose a St John of God Health Care private hospital, you are choosing the option to have your partner stay with you overnight, a longer hospital stay, your own obstetrician, and access to breastfeeding and mental health support with us.
All with the support and care of our midwives, nurses and experienced caregivers.
Why choose our private maternity care?
Partner stays overnightThree is not a crowd. At our private hospitals, partners are encouraged to stay by your side, including overnight.
Breastfeeding supportWe offer one-on-one breastfeeding support during your stay so you feel confident caring for your new baby.
Longer stayDon’t rush the special time. Staying for several days with us so you have more time to bond.
Relationship with midwivesOur midwives are there for you and your family through pregnancy, birth and in the hours and days after birth.
Mental health supportThe health and wellbeing of your baby isn’t the only important thing. Our no-cost perinatal mental health services are here for you too.
Choose your obstetricianThere are so many comforting aspects when it comes to the birth experience at our hospital, none more so than choosing your obstetrician.
COVID-19 and pregnancy
We explain what to do if you have COVID-19 during pregnancy, including the importance of vaccination for you and your baby, as well as the steps you need to take if you go into labour while you are positive.
Don’t panic if you get COVID-19 during pregnancy.
Find out what to expect and tips from our experts in our short (1 to 2 minute) videos.
Our support for you and your family
Choosing an obstetrician is an important part of early pregnancy. You should choose an obstetrician you feel confident in - someone whose judgment and advice you can trust. Our find a specialist search shows you the contact details, photos and biographies of obstetricians practicing at your local St John of God Health Care hospital.
What mums-to-be need to know
Parents often need a wide range of support and guidance when it comes to preparing for the arrival of their new baby, particularly if it is their first. We offer relaxed, informal classes hosted by experienced midwives, providing a safe environment to learn, share and ask questions.
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