Mums who are trying to establish a routine or have a very premature baby will be invited to stay over. We do not have separate parent accommodation.
Facilities for Parents
There is a parent sitting room
Parent Support Groups
There are local parent support groups and details can be given on request along with the local Children's Centre information
Parents and Siblings
Parents are welcome on the Neonatal Unit 24 hours a day.
Siblings are welcome on the Neonatal Unit any time provided they are supervised by a parent.
Family and Friends
Grandparents are welcome to visit between 5pm and 8pm, or with consultation with the nurse in charge
Extended family and friends are welcome to visit between 5pm and 8pm
Maximum of two visitors at any one time
Anyone with a cough or cold may be asked to refrain from visiting
Hygiene and Infection Prevention
Wash hands on entry and exit and use of alcohol gel at each bed space