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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Midwife, Acupuncturist and Wellness Provider
How do I access this service?
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.
Birthing Facilities Midwife/s Attend
Pukekohe Birthing Unit
Click on the following link for more information on Pukekohe Birthing Unit.
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…
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…
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…
Free off street parking is provided for patients at Pukekohe Hospital.
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This page was last updated at 8:13PM on May 9, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Elaine Rudkin - Midwife, Acupuncturist and Wellness Provider.