Obstetrics and Neonatal Services

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Our Obstetric and Neonatal Service provides a comprehensive range of women’s health services to women with low to moderate risk pregnancies.

Our team of experienced and friendly midwives, obstetricians, paediatricians and obstetric care team work collaboratively to provide the highest level of care to all women.

We offer a full range of support services including social workers, physiotherapists, lactation consultants, dieticians and psychiatrists

The unit’s facilities comprise birthing suites, single and double rooms with ensuites and a specialist neonate unit.

Antenatal support services available at Rockingham General Hospital include:

  • diabetes referral
  • dietitian clinic
  • lactation and breastfeeding service
  • newborn hearing clinic
  • obstetric clinic (low to moderate risk pregnancies)
  • social work referrals.

We also have a visiting midwife service who will visit you after discharge from hospital.

Information for health professionals

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Contact us

We provide a 24 hour service.

Contact us on 9599 4509.

Clinics

8am–4pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). 

Phone the switchboard on 9599 4699 or the Maternity unit on 9599 4740.

Visiting hours

Visitors are welcome from 8am–1pm and 3pm–8pm daily.

Mum and baby one-on-one time is from 1pm–3pm daily.

For safety and security reasons an intercom and CCTV system controls access to the Maternity and Neonatal Unit.

Tours

Tours of the Maternity and Neonate Unit at Rockingham General Hospital are held every Saturday, leaving from Elanora's Cafe near the main foyer at 2.00pm.

No booking is required.

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