has a busy maternity unit with 21 antenatal and postnatal beds and three birthing rooms. The hospital also has a six-bed special care nursery and are able to care for most babies from 34 weeks gestation and onward.
Models of care offered
- AMIHS antenatal/postnatal service
- Midwifery Group Practice
- Public Hospital Midwives Clinic including community based antenatal clinics
- Public Hospital Clinic Care
- Specialist Medical Care
- GP Shared Care
- Private Obstetrician
Standard hospital visiting hours apply between 8am and 8pm but staff do ask that you respect the rest period for mothers and babies between 1pm and 3pm.
Home Maternity Service
Tamworth hospital midwives provide a home visiting service for women and babies discharge early; it provides postnatal care for up to five days after birth and longer if clinically indicated.
Regular Birth and Parenting classes are held on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings over a six-week cycle, there is also the option of attending regular Saturday sessions for two consecutive weeks.
Contact Tamworth Hospital
Maternity Unit Phone: 6767 7315