Women's and Children's

Women's and Children's provides six maternity inpatient beds, six pediatric inpatient beds and four isolettes in the Special Care Nursery. There are also six labour/delivery/recovery rooms.

Our care is focused on pre-natal, intrapartum, post-partum, neonatal and pediatric patient care needs. We value family unity and involvement in decision-making as the basis of the philosophy of family-centred care. In addition to inpatient services, Women's and Children's functions to provide outpatient support in a number of areas including, non-stress testing, day surgery for pediatrics, pre-admission clinics for obstetrics and pediatrics and outpatient recovery for pediatric diagnostic testing.

Women's and Children's encompasses the entire third floor of STEGH. Patients are placed in the most appropriate bed based on diagnostic and age-related criteria – for example, one wing is Post-Partum with an area designated for the Special Care Nursery, one wing is designated Inpatient Pediatric patients and one is Labour/Delivery/Recovery with 6 Birthing Rooms.

Hours:

Women's and Children's is open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

There is always at least one Obstetrician, Pediatrician and Anesthetist On Call 24 hours/day.

Location

The 3rd floor of the hospital.

Contact

Phone: 519-631-2030 Ext. 2196 (Monday – Friday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm)