Peninsula Private Hospital

Peninsula Private Hospital – the largest and most modern private hospital on the Mornington Peninsula and surrounding regions offering a higher level of care to mums, babies and the family.

Our outstanding reputation as one of the finest private hospitals in the area is based on our first class care and service delivered in a comfortable, contemporary environment.

At Peninsula Private Maternity, we know that every pregnancy is different, so we work together to offer individualised, evidence-based care.

When you choose Peninsula Private Maternity, you have access to:

  • a guaranteed private room, with your own ensuite (most with double beds & garden outlooks), in-room Foxtel TV and Wifi
  • a choice between specialist obstetrician or GP obstetrician (male/female) led maternity care
  • onsite specialist obstetrician consulting rooms
  • around the clock support from an experienced and friendly midwifery team
  • 3 well equipped birthing suites with access to deep bath
  • complimentary partner overnight stay option
  • comprehensive antenatal, childbirth & parenting classes
  • breast and infant feeding support
  • post-natal physiotherapy
  • self-insured packages for tailored maternity care

Should a higher level of care become necessary, our maternity unit is supported by:

  • 24/7 access to 6 state of the art operating theatres
  • Adult Intensive Care Unit
  • on-call obstetric, anaesthetic & paediatric cover
  • Level 2 Special Care Nursery
  • onsite pathology & radiology services
  • on site medical doctor 24/7

Our Special Care Nursery

Our Level 2 Special Care Nursery is a spacious and secure unit, equipped to care for the needs of babies born early (after 35 weeks), or those who are unwell and/or require extra care and support.

Experienced midwives trained in neonatal care are available to care for your baby’s needs as required, and paediatricians are on call 24 hours a day.

Our Birth Suites

Peninsula Private Hospital has 3 spacious and highly equipped Birth Suites, which provide a safe and relaxed environment during labour and birth. Each suite contains all the necessary safety equipment for the birth of your baby.

Multi-functional birthing beds, large private ensuite with shower, access to a deep bath, and a range of therapeutic comfort tools are accessible while you are in the birthing suite. Access to advanced medical equipment, theatre facilities, anaesthetists and paediatricians are on hand around the clock, should they be required.

Your partner and a support person are welcome to be present during labour and birth. Each birthing suite has a comfortable recliner, flat screen LCD TV, CD/IPod player, bedside telephone and kitchenette facilities.