Jo-Anne Johns– NZ registered Midwife
Midwifery care is FREE if you are eligible…
Check here: https://www.health.govt.nz/new-zealand-health-system/publicly-funded-health-and-disability-services/pregnancy-services
I also recommend you go to https://smartstart.services.govt.nz
If you are not eligible, please enquire for a quote
Pre pregnancy consultation – Blood test, prescription for folic acid & iodine and health advice
Pregnancy confirmation – early pregnancy confirmation and care is advised for an optimal start to your pregnancy
Ante natal care – regular checks to monitor health of mother and baby
Labour and Birth care – Homebirth and Rural birth unit
(Southland hospital – under some circumstances)
Post natal care – In home post-natal care up to 4-6 weeks
Referral to other services as indicated – sonographers, obstetric doctors, paediatric doctors, physiotherapists, well-child provider, maternal mental health, GPs and more if required.
Choosing a Lead Maternity Carer is an important decision so, I suggest you go to https://findyourmidwife.co.nz/ and search the profiles of midwives in our area.
CONTACT ME: 03249-4177 or 027 291 8085;
NORMAL WORK HOURS ARE: 8.30-5PM WEEKDAYS
24/7 URGENT CARE (NO TEXTS)