When you should contact Tamworth Hospital​

Please phone Tamworth Hospital Birth Suite on (02) 6767 7310 immediately for advice if any of these occur:

  • Your baby stops moving or there is an obvious reduction in your baby's movements at any time during your pregnancy
  • Trauma to the abdomen, assault, serious fall or car accident
  • Vaginal bleeding at any time
  • Sharp pains in the abdomen with or without vaginal bleeding
  • Your waters break or if you have a constant clear watery vaginal discharge
  • Fever or chills, temperature over 37.8 degrees
  • Severe nausea and persistent vomiting
  • Recurring and persistent headaches
  • Blurred vision or spots before your eyes
  • Pain or burning on passing urine
  • Contractions at any time before 37 weeks
  • Sudden swelling of the face, hands or feet
  • Persistently itchy skin, especially hands and feet
  • Labour has started and you feel it is time to come to hospital
  • Booked Caesarean birth and labour commences

TAMWORTH MATERNITY TELEPHONE NUMBERS:

BIRTH SUITE (02) 6767 7310

Antenatal Clinic (02) 6767 7699

Early Pregnancy Assessment Service (EPAS) (02) 6767 7699

Birth & Parenting program (Parenting Education Service) 0448 355 275

Breastfeeding Clinic (02) 6767 7474

Tamworth Aboriginal Mothers and Babies Service (AMBS) 0408 699 624

Maternity Unit (02) 6767 7315

Tamworth Hospital (switch) (02) 6767 7700

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