Below you will find virtual tours of our maternity services at University Hospital Lewisham. Virtual tours of maternity services at Queen Elizabeth Hospital will also be available soon.
Maternity Services at University Hospital Lewisham
The video below gives an brief overview of maternity services at University Hospital Lewisham.
The Anderson Delivery Suite
The Anderson Delivery Suite is located on the 3rd floor, Green Zone. It has 11 labour rooms and is used to provide care for women with uncomplicated pregnancies as well as more complex pregnancies.
The Antenatal Ward
The Antenatal Ward is on the 5th floor, Green Zone and has four shared bays and two side rooms. You will be cared for on our Antenatal Ward if you are having an induction of labour, or if you need any overnight assessment.
Mat 5 is our postnatal ward and is located on 5th floor, Green Zone. Most beds in this ward are shared bays, but there are also some private side rooms available which are assigned due to medical needs. You will be cared for on our postnatal ward until you and your baby are ready to go home.
The Birth Centre
The Birth Centre is located on the ground floor of the Women's and Children's wing, Pink Zone. It is staffed by midwives and support workers and is suitable for women with no medical problems who are experiencing uncomplicated pregnancies. The facility opened in May 2010 and has been named as one of three beacon sites for midwife led birthing units in the UK.