For patients
& visitors

New Beginnings Birth Unit

Midwife led birth unit

Ward details

Midwife led birth unit providing one-to-one care for low risk women in a home from home, non-medicalised environment.  Facilities include two birth pools, en suite bathrooms, communal area and kitchen. 

Total number of beds - 4.

Manager

Sister Deborah Edwards

Ward telephone number

01702 385260

Contact email address

deborah.edwardssouthend.nhs.uk

Location

2nd Floor Cardigan Building

Speciality

Maternity

Business unit

Women's and children's

Visiting and other instructions

Open visiting.

Specialist teams  who care for patients on this ward

Staff and community midwives

Postal address

New Beginnings Birth Unit
Southend Hospital
Prittlewell Chase
Westcliff on Sea
Essex
SS0 0RY