Services Overview
Maternity Unit
Introduction

Maternity Unit

Having a baby should be a pleasure and a memorable experience. The Hong Kong Baptist Hospital Maternity Unit strives to offer the best,   family-centered, maternal and child care to you and your baby.

Single Room
 
Double Room
 

Scope of Services

  • Antenatal Education

Antenatal class with 4 sessions is regularly provided by the hospital in Cantonese.  Topics covered include health education, knowledge related to antenatal, prenatal issues, as well as advices on infant care and breastfeeding. **Clients who have paid deposit at the Maternity Ward are entitled to join the classes free of charge.

Labour pain does cause a lot of anxiety to the mother. In addition to providing Pharmacological pain relief method, we provide different Non-pharmacological pain relief methods such as fit ball, childbirth massage and aromatherapy for your selection.  Please discuss with the medical or nursing staff for the best pain relief measure that fits your needs.

  • Nursery

In addition to the most comprehensive care to all the newborns delivered in the Hospital, our nursery unit actively promotes and supports breast feeding.  Skin-to-skin contact within the first two hours right after birth is important to the bonding between mothers and babies, as well as success in breast feeding.  Our professional nursing staff will do the best to facilitate the intimate contact between mothers and babies in this sensitive and critical hours.

Nurturing mothers and babies in a caring and cozy environment are the utmost responsibility for us. Hong Kong Baptist Hospital has attained registration of intent from Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Hong Kong Association, and we are approaching to achieve full accreditation in the coming years, aim to provide baby-friendly environment and memorable experience for every mother in our unit.

A Special Care Baby Unit is set up to provide intensive care for premature babies or babies who require high dependency and special nursing care.

Service Hours & Contact

*Effective from 14 July 2024 (Sunday)(7:00am), Maternity Unit is relocated to 9/F, Block DE. We look forward to serving you at the new location.(Closure of AB2 at 1:00pm)

Service Hotline
Antenatal Class 2339 8418
Antenatal Check-up 2339 7200, 2339 7203
Pre-natal Diagnosis Service 2339 7200, 2339 7203
Baby Boarding Service 2339 8756

For enquiries and appointments, please contact us at: (By Appointment Only)

  • 9/F, Block D-E, Hong Kong Baptist Hospital
  • 2339 8418
  • 2337 8701
Doctors
Dr.FUNG Tak Yuen
Chief of Service, Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Clinical Associate Professor (Honorary), Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, CUHK
Qualifications
MBBS(HK)
FRCOG
FHKCOG
FHKAM(Obstetrics and Gynaecology)
Cert HKCOG(Maternal and Fetal Med)
Specialist in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr.SO Sham
Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Qualifications
LMCHK
MRCOG
FHKAM(Obstetrics and Gynaecology)
FHKCOG
Specialist in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr.WONG Yin Yan Ivy
Honorary Consultant (Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
Qualifications
MBChB(CUHK)
MRCOG
FHKAM(Obstetrics and Gynaecology)
FHKCOG
Specialist in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Maternity Packages

Normal Spontaneous Delivery Package

Mother Baby

Items / service include:

1.          Room charges for 3 days and 2 nights (from the day of delivery)

2.          Three standard nutritive meals per day (from the day of delivery)

3.          One set of maternity kit (personal utilities, mesh pants, under pads, maternity pads and cleansing bottles)

4.          Blood test for blood group and antibodies

5.          Continuous fetal heart monitoring

6.          Nursing care and close monitoring during hospitalization

7.          Delivery room charge including basic facilities and equipments

8.          Analgesic injections, Entonox (N2O) and local anaesthetic drugs

9.          Non-pharmacological pain relief methods including fit ball and music

10.      Husband’s accompany during labour and umbilical cord cutting service

11.      Skin-to-skin contact

12.      Postnatal care

13.      Breastfeeding education and support

14.      Provision of breastfeeding gown during hospitalization

15.      Provision of breastfeeding pillow and electrical milk pump during hospitalization

16.      Complimentary ginger water and basin (For external use only)

17.      Discharge instruction and education

Items / service include:

1.      3 days and 2 nights nursery room charges (from the day of birth)

2.      Provision of warmth and care at birth

3.      Nursery daily care and monitoring

4.      Blood tests for neonatal screening (ABO / Rh(D) group, Thyroid Function Test and G6PD)

5.      Vaccination for newborn baby (Including BCG and Hepatitis B)

6.      Vitamin K1 injection

7.      Provision of transcutaneous bilirubin test

8.      Newborn Hearing Screening Test

9.      Critical Congenital Heart Disease Screening

10.   Newborn care education

11.   Baby clothing and napkins during hospitalization

12.   Complimentary newborn baby gown, hat and bathing basin

13.   Complimentary baby photos and album, baby gifts and bible

14.   Post-discharge phone follow up on breastfeeding

 

Maternity Packages

Elective Caesarean Birth Package

Mother Baby

Items / service include:

1.       Room charges for 4 days and 3 nights (from the day of delivery)

2.       Three standard nutritive meals per day (from the day of delivery)

3.       One set of maternity kit (personal utilities, mesh pants, under pads, maternity pads and cleansing bottles)

4.       Blood test for blood group and antibodies

5.       Fetal monitoring on admission

6.       Nursing care and close monitoring during hospitalization

7.       Theatre charges (including operation theatre facilities, equipment and anaesthetic drugs)

8.       Post-operative and post-partum care

9.       Husband’s accompany during Operation theatre and umbilical cord cutting service

10.    Skin-to-skin contact

11.    Postnatal care

12.    Breastfeeding education and support

13.    Provision of breastfeeding gown during hospitalization

14.    Provision of breastfeeding pillow and electrical milk pump during hospitalization

15.    Complimentary ginger water and basin (For external use only)

16.    Wound dressing / off stitches before discharge

17.    Discharge instruction and education

Items / service include:

1.      4 days and 3 nights nursery room charges (from the day of birth)

2.       Provision of warmth and care at birth

3.       Nursery daily care and monitoring

4.       Blood tests for neonatal screening

(ABO / Rh(D) group, Thyroid Function Test and G6PD)

5.       Vaccination for newborn baby (Including BCG and Hepatitis B)

6.       Vitamin K1 injection

7.       Provision of transcutaneous bilirubin test

8.       Newborn Hearing Screening Test

9.       Critical Congenital Heart Disease Screening

10.    Newborn care education

11.    Baby clothing and napkins during hospitalization

12.    Complimentary newborn baby gown, hat and bathing basin

13.    Complimentary baby photos and album, baby gifts and bible

14.    Post-discharge phone follow up on breastfeeding

 

Admission Notes

  1. If there is show, leaking or onset of labour, please come to the hospital immediately. For enquiry, please call your attending obstetrician or our Maternity Unit at 2339 8418.
  2. On admission, please bring relevant documents including: – Expectant mother and spouse’s Identity card, or valid travel documents (for non-HKSAR residents), Confirmation Certificate on Delivery Booking (Mainland expectant mothers only), Doctor’s admission letter, antenatal blood test reports, budget estimation form and official receipt of advance deposit for maternity booking.
  3. For Elective Caesarean Section, please be admitted six hours prior to the time of surgery and no eating or drinking for six to eight hours before the operation (or as per doctor’s instructions).
  • If the caesarean section is in the morning, mother shall admit after 2 pm one day in advance (additional room fees will be charged on the day)
  • Normal Operating hour:

Monday to Saturday 7:30am – 9:30pm (except Sunday and Public Holidays except)

  1. Please select the room type on the day of antenatal booking and join the Maternity package plan according to the birth method.
  • If the room type is changed during the stay, the higher fee will prevail
  1. Expectant mothers are advised not bring any valuable items
  2. Check out time on discharge day is at or before 1pm

Service Hotline

Antenatal class                 2339 8418

Prenatal checkup               2337 7200 / 2339 7203

Pre-natal Diagnosis Service      2339 7200 / 2339 7203

Baby boarding service           2339 8756

Effective Date: 14st July 2024

Charges are subject to change without prior notification

 

For enquiries, please call the Maternity Unit during office hours. Tel 2339 8418

For inquiries and reservations, please contact: (Please make an appointment)

  • 9/F, Block D-E, Hong Kong Baptist Hospital
  • 2339 8418
O&G Registration

HK Residents / Non-mainland China Foreigners

  1. Procedure of paying deposit:

1.1 Document required Maternity Booking Form bearing the Antenatal Booking No. and date of confinement

1.2 The completed Maternity Registration Form. < Download>

1.3 Paying procedure:

1.3.1 Pay in person

Present identity document of the expectant mother

        • HK Resident – HK Identity Card
        • Foreigner – Passport
        • Copy of HK identity document of the expectant mother is required if payment is made by representative.

OR

  1. Deadline: within one month from the date when Antenatal Booking No. is given.

  Non-HK Residents (Mainland China)

  1. Procedure:
  • Expectant mother must come with her husband in person to pay Deposit and collect the Confirmation Certificate on Delivery Booking. Representative will not be accepted.
  • Expectant mother must complete the first antenatal check-up in Hong Kong and provide doctor’s letter bearing the Antenatal Booking No. (non-transferable) and Date of Confinement as well as the completed Maternity Registration Form.
  • The Couple must present the valid original copy of :
    • Expectant mother’s Exit-Entry Permit for Traveling to and from Hong Kong and Macau, and Mainland China Identity Card
    • The Husband’s :
      • HK Permanent Resident Identity Card, OR
      • HK Identity Card AND One-way Permit to HK and Macau (前往港澳通行證, 俗稱「單程證」)
    • Marriage Certificate of the Couple issued by HKSAR Government, OR
      • For marriage certificate issued in the Mainland, an extra proof of the marriage notarized by a Notary Public in the Mainland China should also be required;
      • For overseas marriage certificate, an extra proof of the certificate signing officer issued by the PRC Embassy of the country;
    • Both the husband and the wife have to take oaths provided from Home Affairs Department separately for proof
  1. Deadline: within one month from the date when Antenatal Booking No. is given.

For details of the deposit of maternity booking, please refer to:

Note: Maternity booking will lapse if deposit is not paid within the above specified term. Terms and conditions are subject to change without prior notice.

Nursery

The HKBH Nursery Unit aims to provide the most sophisticated care for both babies and mothers.  

Scope of Services

  • Baby Care Support
Topics Time
Coaching on baby feeding 8:00am、12pm、4:00pm、8:00pm
Individual baby bath demonstration (Parents are welcome) * Charges required Please contact staff for details
  • Breast Feeding Support
    • Breast Feeding Booklets are given to each mother on admission
    • To facilitate skin-to-skin contact between mothers and babies for breastfeeding as soon as possible after delivery
    • To provide comfortable Breast Feeding Room
    • concerns after discharge
    • Breast Feeding Support Group

Baby Health Screening Services

Visitation Timetable

Time
Normal Newborn Baby and Boarding Baby 11:00am to 8:00pm
Incubator Nursing Baby / Phototherapy Baby (Only parents are allowed) 6:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Avoid visit the babies in the first 4 hours after birth as they are nursed in incubators for warmth and observation
  • Please show“visit card”(Boarding babies are excluded)

Time slot for Baby Bonding

Time
Normal Newborn Babies (Inapplicable to Incubator Nursing Baby / Phototherapy Baby) 6:15pm to 8:00pm
  • Fathers must show identity document for verification. (For boarding babies, mother also need to show identity document)

For enquiries and appointments, please contact us at:

Nursery

  • 9/F, Block D-E, Hong Kong Baptist Hospital
  • 2339 8756
  • 2339 8266