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Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane Online Booking

This website can be used to book into Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane Online.

Click the Book online: Patient Portal button.

Select Register now for a Patient Portal account. An email address and password will be needed.

Once registered, select the Forms tab, then select Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane to create a hospital online booking.

For further information please contact the booking-in service on 07 3163 8847.

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Pregnancy Assessment Centre

The Pregnancy Assessment Centre at Mater Mothers’ is available for all pregnant women with any concerns about their pregnancy, regardless of gestation, and for women up to six weeks postpartum. The Pregnancy Assessment Centre is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

When a woman presents in labour, initial assessments are made by the midwife in Pregnancy Assessment Centre. Depending on the stage of labour women are transferred to Delivery Suite, to the Antenatal Ward or allowed to return home.

Private patients can speak to a midwife to inform them that they are coming to the hospital on 07 3163 8800.

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Mater Mothers’ Parenting Support Centre

Mater Mothers’ Parenting Support Centre offers new parents assistance with any concerns about caring for a new baby.

Access to specialist doctors and a wide range of specialist allied health support is available. Lactation consultants are available to give practical advice on breastfeeding. Midwives and child health nurses can provide advice on settling baby. Maternal emotional wellbeing can be supported by psychology consultations.

Appointment bookings can be arranged through the website or phone 07 3163 2229.

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Australian Breastfeeding Association –Breastfeeding Helpline

Australian Breastfeeding Association provides a helpline for mothers to discuss any breastfeeding issues 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The phone number is 1800 mum2mum or 1800 686 268.

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Child and Baby Health Clinics

Child and Baby Health Clinics can provide parenting advice, growth and development assessments and immunisations.

Find your local clinic via this government website.

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Treatment of Perinatal Disorders at Belmont Private Hospital

Referral is required to access inpatient treatment for mental health issues. Mother and baby can be admitted to the unit for therapy and parenting assistance as required.

Day programs involving Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Parenting Programs are also available.

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