Descriptions of the QCCH areas of work

Labour ward

3rd floor QCCH   

Rooms 1-11: ‘low risk side’

Rooms A and B: Obstetric HDU

Rooms C-F: ‘high risk side’

MDT handover room: situated on the low risk side

Anaesthetic office: situated on the high risk side

Labour ward theatre

3rd floor QCCH

Theatre 1: theatre on the left, larger, preferably for twins delivery or complex cases.   Has red phone.

First choice theatre when out of hours

Theatre 2: theatre on the right, smaller, has emergency buzzer

Postnatal wards                 

1st floor QCCH

Edith Dare ward

Sir Stanley Clayton (private patients or NHS patients with private rooms)

Antenatal clinic

Ground floor QCCH

Notes for Dr Sodhi’s high risk clinic are stored in the filing room