Is Whipps Cross Hospital Good for maternity?

‘All Good’ for maternity at Whipps Cross, says health regulator. The report, which was published today, progressed the maternity service’s ‘safe’ rating to ‘Good’, and all other areas (‘effective’, ‘caring’, ‘responsive’, ‘well-led’) maintained their ‘Good’ rating since the last inspection.

Is Whipps Cross hospital full?

Whipps Cross Hospital provides a full range of general inpatient, outpatient and day case services, as well as maternity services and a 24-hour A&E and urgent care centre.

What is Whipps Cross Hospital?

Whipps Cross University Hospital is a large university hospital in the locality of Whipps Cross in Leytonstone and is within Epping Forest in the London Borough of Waltham Forest, London, England. It is managed by Barts Health NHS Trust.

What zone is Whipps Cross Hospital?

the main entrance to the hospital is on Whipps Cross Road (the A114) near the Whipps Cross roundabout. For the Red Zone, the Orange Zone, the Pink Zone or the Yellow Zone use this entrance. The northern end of the A114 connects to the North Circular Road (A406) at the Waterworks roundabout via Woodford New Road (A104).

Which London hospital is best for maternity?

Where to go for the best private maternity care in London:

  • The Portland Hospital for Women and Children.
  • The Westminster Maternity Suite at St Thomas’ Hospital.
  • The Lindo Wing at St Mary’s Hospital.

What is maternity mate?

The role of the Maternity Mate A Maternity Mate is a female volunteer trained by WHFS to provide practical and emotional support to women during pregnancy, childbirth and the early weeks of motherhood.

Why is it called Whipps Cross?

West Ham Union Workhouse The Infirmary accommodated 672 beds in 24 wards, and during the Great War of 1914-1918 cared for thousands of wounded servicemen. In 1917 it changed its name to Whipps Cross Hospital, to coincide with the visit of King George V and Queen Mary.

Is parking at Whipps Cross free?

Information about Parking in Whipps Cross Hospital For stress-free parking, park with us! Whipps Cross University Hospital is located in Leytonstone in the East End of London.

Is Whipps Cross open?

Whipps Cross University Hospital. Open 24 hours daily and is located on the hospital main corridor at Junction 5. To book an appointment please call NHS 111.

Is Homerton Hospital Good for maternity?

Homerton Hospital has been rated Outstanding. Highlights from the maternity part of the report are that: The Maternity Department overall is rated ‘Good’. The rating for the ‘well led’ category moves from ‘Requires Improvement’ to ‘Good’.

What is the best hospital to have a baby?

Best Hospitals for Maternity: Data Collection Begins

Hospital C-section rate Breastfeeding rate
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 25.6% 56.9%
Cleveland Clinic* 23.6% 60.9%
Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian 23.8% 45.2%
Houston Methodist Hospital 18.8% 41.9%

Can you swim in Hollow Pond?

There was once an open-air swimming pool by Hollow Ponds (Whipps Cross Lido) which was originally dug as part of an unemployment project in 1905, became a modern swimming pool in 1932 but was closed in 1982 due to ongoing problems with water quality and vandalism.

How to contact Whipps Cross Hospital maternity team?

Please email the parent education team or for the Whipps Cross Hospital team. The Newham Hospital maternity team can be contaced via email or via phone 020 8090 9999. Our triage departments are available 24/7, should you need to get in touch. Are you pregnant and worried about coronavirus?

How to self refer to Whipps Cross Hospital?

You can self-refer by attending an antenatal clinic and completing a form. The Labour Ward has 10 birthing rooms and one birthing pool. Facilities include: triage area; maternal high dependency unit; newborn resuscitation room; state of the art obstetric theatres; bereavement rooms.

How many birth rooms are there at Whipps Cross?

The Lilac Birth Centre has five birthing rooms with ensuites ,two birthing pools, and three postnatal day beds. You can self-refer by attending an antenatal clinic and completing a form. The Labour Ward has 10 birthing rooms and one birthing pool.

Why is Whipps Cross site referred to as Masterplan?

The Whipps Cross site The diagram illustrates the ‘blocks’ of the current site through which the options are being developed. These are known as ‘masterplan’ options because they refer to the use of the whole site. The box to the right hand side provides a brief explanation of each existing block.