Elaine Rudkin - Midwife, Acupuncturist and Wellness Provider
I am a Lead Maternity Carer that focuses on the individual needs of each mother to ensure she chooses the best care for the birth of her child.
I look after mothers in Pukekohe and surrounding regions.
My back up midwives are from the Pukekohe Midwives.
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How To Make An Appointment
Please contact me as soon as you believe you are pregnant. We will arrange a time to meet to discuss your needs from a Lead Maternity Carer.
Antenatal Care (Pregnancy)
Because pregnancy care is so important for your health and the health of your baby, it is free for all NZ citizens, residents and many other visa holders. Your midwife…
Labour & Birth
Labour and Birth Care
Your midwife will be on-call for you and will attend your labour and birth. In the event that they are away or busy, they will have arranged a back-up midwife…
Postnatal Care (After Birth)
Staying in Hospital/Birth Centre After the Birth
After the birth you will be tired and busy getting to know your new baby. Most women who have had a normal birth stay in the hospital or birth centre…
Home Visits From a Midwife (From Birth to 4 - 6 Weeks)
Home visits provide an opportunity for you to discuss any concerns you have about your health or the health of your baby. Your midwife will assist you with breastfeeding and…
Ongoing Care for You and Your Baby
Your midwife will transfer the care of your baby to a Well Child / Tamariki Ora Service before your baby is 6 weeks old. Well Child / Tamariki Ora Health…
Pukekohe Birthing Unit
Click on the following link for more information on Pukekohe Birthing Unit.
Free off street parking is provided for patients at Pukekohe Hospital.
Midwife, Acupuncturist and Wellness Provider
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This page was last updated at 3:08PM on June 3, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Elaine Rudkin - Midwife, Acupuncturist and Wellness Provider.