​When you should contact the hospital

Please phone JHH Birth Suite 4921 4350 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

iphone.jpgJHH Maternity Telephone Numbers:

  • Birth Suite (02) 4921 4350
  • Antenatal Clinic (02) 4921 3600
  • Acute Gynaecology Service (02) 4985 5031
  • Birth & Parenting programs (Parenting Education Service) (02) 4016 4595
  • Breastfeeding Clinic (02) 4016 4595
  • Belmont Midwifery Group Practice (02) 4923 2108
  • Birra Li Aboriginal Maternal and Child Health Service (02) 4016 4900
  • K3 Antenatal Unit (02) 4921 4660
  • K2 Postnatal Ward (02) 4921 3970
  • John Hunter Hospital (02) 4921 3000