Consultant led unit - Barnet Hospital
The Consultant Led Unit at Barnet Hospital is for women/babies experiencing complications during pregnancy/labour or for women who have medical problems requiring specialist care.
The unit comprises of:
- 6 birthing rooms which have shared en-suite facilities.
- 2 obstetric theatres.
- 2-bedded theatre recovery ward.
- A 2-bedded ward area for multipurpose usage.
- We also have a bereavement room on site.
There is a 28-bedded antenatal/postnatal ward called Victoria Ward and also a separate 4-bedded ward situated in close proximity to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for mothers whose babies require neonatal care.
A dedicated team of midwives, medical staff and health care assistants will care for you.
You will have access to all forms of pain relief including epidural.
“During my three days stay, I didn't meet one unfriendly employee. Everyone was so experienced, nice and helpful, which made the experience of giving birth less stressful.”More patient comments from NHS Choices
“Every step of the treatment was explained. My opinion was asked and respected. I could not have received better treatment anywhere else.”More patient comments from NHS Choices