maternity ward


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maternity ward

n.
The department of a hospital that provides care for women during pregnancy and childbirth as well as for newborn infants.
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Maternity wards are evacuated as police and emergency services attend a gas leak at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff yesterday
Itto said the request to WHO was made due to the deteriorating facilities at the existing maternity ward.
Denise told the Irish Mirror: "I didn't know Rhonda at all but she knew me through my sister-in-law and one night when I was at bingo early last year she came up to me and said we had been on the maternity ward together.
After a recent joint support supervision visit, the Community Health Management Team (CHMT) recommended that the health centre be supported to operationalise the maternity ward.
medical technology will be procured under the project "reconstruction of gynecological and maternity ward at the hospital and polyclinic karvina-raj after" whose aim is to reconstruct gynecological and obstetric departments and contemporary perspectives on treatment and in accordance with the medical knowledge to provide comfort care for patients.
A total of 26 happened on a postnatal ward, 11 in a maternity reception, 34 in a maternity ward other than a designated labour ward and 52 in other wards.
A YOUNG mum has been reunited with her three-day-old daughter after a nurse foiled a bid to snatch a baby from a maternity ward.
Security on the maternity units of Midland hospitals was in the spotlight in May after three-day old Elizabeth Rice was snatched from the foot of her mother's bed in the maternity ward at Wordsley Hospital, Stourbridge, by Dudley teenager, Kelly Oldnall.
Staff quickly responded to the "CODE PINK" alert, and security officials thwarted the abduction, recovered the infant unharmed and returned him to the safety of maternity ward staff.
Tenders are invited for Construction of 10 bedded Male Surgical ward 10 bedded Female Surgical ward 10 bedded Maternity ward 10 bedded Eye ward 10 bedded AE ward and Yoga and Naturopathy life style clinic in Govt Head Qtrs Hospital at Pollachi in Coimbatore District
Speculation that millions had been spent on art was branded as "nonsense" by the Ulster Hospital who told the Mirror pounds 207,000 has been spent on artwork for the renal unit and maternity ward.
The first-time mother, who had arranged to have her baby in Solihull Hospital, was told the maternity ward was full.