Looking for the right hospital for your upcoming birth? CUHK Medical Centre (CUHKMC) features a specialized obstetric team composed of professors, obstetricians and experienced midwives, providing holistic care to expectant mothers from their pregnancy to labour and postpartum. Supporting natural birth and promoting breastfeeding, they strive to provide the highest standards in obstetric and midwifery care to mothers, newborns and their families.
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The city’s first non-profit, private teaching hospital wholly owned by The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), it’s also the newest private hospital known for pioneering smart and innovative healthcare solutions.
Dedicated to offering quality healthcare service at transparent package fees, profits from all healthcare services are ploughed back to the hospital for development and the Faculty of Medicine at CUHK for research and teaching.
The dedicated team at the Obstetrics Unit at CUHKMC all work together to provide holistic care for expectant mothers throughout their journey to motherhood. While the Unit approaches maternity needs with quality service and dedication to personalised care, it is also known for its deep advocacy in promoting natural birth and breastfeeding.
The Labour and Delivery Centre at CUHKMC is renowned for offering childbirth experience in a comfortable, intimate setting. Prioritizing excellence in services while fully committed to meeting the diverse needs of expectant mothers, the Centre has emerged as one of the preferred choices for a positive and enjoyable childbirth experience in the city.
At CUHKMC, those seeking a vaginal delivery, or natural birth, will be entitled to a private delivery room and one-to-one midwifery service, as well as a diverse range of pain management options – including hydrotherapy, birth balls, music, massage, and Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) alongside Entonox (laughing gas) and epidural analgesia. A partner's company during labor is encouraged.
Caesarean sections are available for mothers who prefer a planned delivery, during which time the partner can be present at the operating theater to cut the umbilical cord.
However you choose to deliver your baby, early skin-to-skin contact and rooming-in are initiated to establish early bonding between the mother/father and the newborn.
A team of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants also stand ready to provide 24-hour support to mothers. The breastfeeding rate in CUHKMC is over 95%.
The admission process for the Labour & Delivery Centre at CUHKMC doesn't require a deposit or full payment upfront to secure a bed under your name. What's more, you have the flexibility to book your admission through obstetricians at CUHKMC or other specialists in Obstetrics and Gynaecology who are their visiting doctors.
Antenatal laboratory reports (including GBS and other investigation reports) conducted at other private or public hospitals are accepted. No extra tests are necessarily bundled with your admission and booking.
For details of the Obstetric Package, click here (prices start from HK$22,000). Medical coverage and insurance are also available at CUHKMC; click here for more details. Instalment plans to finance your stay are additionally available, click here to check out their instalment plans or contact the centre for further details.
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