Maternity Facilities

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Melbourne has been delivering babies for over 75 years. We have a large team of highly trained midwives, lactation consultants and a special care nursery with highly credentialed nurses to care for infants who need extra attention before going home. 

Each of our private suites have modern and spacious facilities including an ensuite, the latest foetal monitoring technology, telephone and free wifi connection, television and kitchen facilities. We also offer an a-la-carte meal service.

Find out more about your stay

A Safe Birth 

You will deliver your baby in one of our safe and supportive birth suites. Experienced midwives, in consultation with an obstetrician, provide one-on-one care during labour and birth. A fully staffed operating theatre and a Level 3 adult Intensive Care Unit are nearby in case of complications. 

Special Care Nursery

Our experienced paediatricians, neonatal nurses and midwives are available to look after unwell or premature babies in our Special Care Nursery - Victoria’s first private Level 5 facility with the ability to provide non-invasive respiratory support in the form of CPAP (Continuous Positive Pressure Ventilation), High Flow Ventilation or nasal prong oxygen. 

Find out more about our special care nursery

Antenatal and Foetal Monitoring Unit

Monitoring baby and assessing Mum’s wellness helps our midwives identify any potential problems. Any treatment needed can be provided in consultation with your obstetrician and without needing full hospital admission. Our Antenatal and Foetal Monitoring Unit is open Monday to Friday.

Midwives and Nurses

Our dedicated midwifery and nursing staff are committed to ensuring that you and your family are supported throughout your pregnancy and birth. They run parenting and breastfeeding education programs to assist you in your first few days as a parent. 

Find out more about education and other services.

Our Obstetricians

Our obstetricians and paediatricians are renowned for their knowledge and expertise in providing mother and baby with the best care.

Go to our full list of accredited obstetricians.

Student Midwives

We offers clinical placement to undergraduate/postgraduate nurses and midwives. During your stay you may be asked to have a student midwife present with our experienced staff in the delivery of your care. We appreciate your support for the future of nursing and midwifery.

Need more information?

It's important for expecting mothers to ensure that all available options have been researched so that an informed decision can be made when deciding where you will have your baby. We have created a free no obligation maternity information booklet to assist with making your decision.

Simply fill out your details here and we will email you our maternity information booklet straight away.

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If you would like more information or would like to book a tour please call during business hours on:  Ph: 03 9411 7444