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.