July 6, 2016

Queen’s Maternity Unit

Welcome to the home of some resources you may find helpful when you have your baby at Queen’s Hospital in Burton.

There is a virtual tour in which you can have look around the unit and meet some of the people who will help care for you during your stay on the delivery suite. There is also an opportunity to learn about some of the equipment we use to keep you and you baby safe and comfortable.

Click on the VR button in the bottom right of the tour window and place your phone a suitable headset to experience a 3D tour.

The videos show what you will experience if you have to have  either a caesarean section as a routine or emergency with either a spinal or general anaesthetic. There is also a video explaining the procedure for siting an epidural for pain relief in labour.

The videos are presented in a variety of languages.