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How to Book

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How to Book

How to book

Once your pregnancy has been confirmed you can book your delivery with us at Peninsula Private Hospital.

If you have not yet selected your obstetrician, click here for our comprehensive list of experienced obstetricians who deliver at Peninsula Private Hospital.

To deliver you baby at Peninsula Private Hospital, you need to make a maternity booking with us. The booking forms are available from your obstetrician’s rooms (usually given to you at your first doctor’s appointment) or you can collect this from the maternity unit.

Please note that your maternity booking at Peninsula Private Hospital is not guaranteed until we have received all of your completed and signed paperwork. To secure your booking, it is strongly advised that your return your booking forms within 2 weeks of receiving them, or at 14 weeks of pregnancy.

Once we have received and processed your completed booking forms, we will send you a letter confirming your booking and allocated childbirth education classes (if requested).

For any questions regarding tours, classes or maternity bookings, please call our Maternity Clerical Coordinator on (03) 9788 3468.

We advise you to contact your private health fund to confirm your level of cover and inform you of any excess or co-payment on your policy. You will also need to have family cover for your new baby.

Self-funded patients are welcome at Peninsula Private Hospital and our Self-Funded Maternity Care package allows uninsured patients the opportunity to experience customised midwifery care with us.

The Self-Funded Maternity Care package can include:

  • One to four nights' accommodation
  • Choice of obstetrician
  • Private room with ensuite and double bed
  • Individual care in Delivery suite
  • Elective Caesarean Section
  • In-house Post Natal education
  • Gourmet meals
  • Local telephone calls
  • 24 hr telephone advice service

To confirm your booking, the full amount is to be paid six weeks prior to your due date. For further information please contact our reception staff on 03 9788 3468.

Additional charges apply for:

  • Antenatal and Childbirth classes
  • Caesarean section required during labour
  • Admission during pregnancy
  • Special care nursery if your baby requires special care
  • All mobile phone, STD or international telephone calls
  • Separate accounts from your doctor, paediatrician, anaesthetist, pathology and radiologist
  • Medication and pharmacy items
  • Additional surgical procedures
  • Partner meals

For further information, please contact the maternity unit to discuss your individual needs and choices.