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Coronavirus (COVID-19) FAQs

Are doulas still allowed?

  • If this is your birthing partner yes but you will not be allowed an additional visitor

What does this mean for birthing partners?

  • Only one will be allowed

Are midwife appointment still going ahead?

Some are being triaged over the phone to enable us to reduce the amount of face to face contacts 

Are antenatal and scans going ahead?

  • Some are being triaged over the phone but generally as many as we can are going ahead

Are consultant appointments going ahead?

  • Some are being triaged over the phone to enable us to reduce the amount of face to face contacts 

Are glucose tolerance tests for pregnancies going ahead?

  • These are still going ahead at present

Thank you to you all at work in these tough times. You are all brilliant trying so save lives and trying to beat this horrible virus. Without you we don’t know where we would be now. Love to you all in these challenging times for our NHS.                                      

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