Maternity Services at University Hospital Kerry

We are part of University Hospital Kerry (UHK) as well as maternity services other specialities available include medical, surgical, orthopaedics, diabetic services, dialysis, oncology, neonatal, intensive care and pastoral care.

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Antenatal Care at UHK

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*Patient Satisfaction Surveys were undertaken at UHK  Jan / Feb/ March 2016 

Obstetrics GP Satisfaction Survey June 2016

Obstetrics Patient Satisfaction Survey Q1 - 2016

  • All wards are either four-bedded only (no six bedded wards) or single rooms to allow for extra space & comfort of our patients.  
  • One to one Midwife Care in Labour Ward providing familiarity and reassurance
  • 24 x 7 access to Epidural Service should same be required
  • Resident Consultant Specialist in Fetal Anomaly Scanning
  • At our antenatal clinics, waiting times are short & patients are afforded significant quality time one to one with the midwives without large queues in the waiting room.
  • Combined Obstetric Diabetic clinic to tailor a programme of care for individual patient requirements
  • Two Nurse / Midwife staff specially trained in performing Ultrasonography