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Auckland DHB (ADHB) Community Team Midwives

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Staying in Hospital/Birth Centre After the Birth

Approximately 4-6 hours after the birth of your baby, if both mother and baby are well, you will be transferred to Birthcare Auckland. Please remember to bring a car seat for your car, to transport your baby safely. Your care will be continued at Birthcare, where you will be able to rest and become proficient with breastfeeding your baby.

If you or your baby need further care or you have had a caesarean birth, you will be transferred to one of the maternity wards.

At times the wards are very busy and the staff may request that if all is well with you both, you transfer to Birthcare Auckland for the remainder of your stay to free up the ward for those who need the beds more urgently.

Contact Details

Greenlane Clinical Centre

Central Auckland

For postnatal care referrals, email commreports@adhb.govt.nz.

Please note, emails are not monitored at weekends.

214 Green Lane West
One Tree Hill
Auckland 1051

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Street Address

214 Green Lane West
One Tree Hill
Auckland 1051

Postal Address

Private Bag 92 189
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142

This page was last updated at 12:00PM on August 2, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Auckland DHB (ADHB) Community Team Midwives.