New birthing pool at Alnwick maternity unit

Mums-to-be in Alnwick and from across the surrounding area can now benefit from a new state-of-the-art birthing pool in the town's midwifery-led maternity unit.'Team leader Alison Jarvis, Health Care Assistant Elizabeth Boyd and Midwife Helen Page are seen with the  �25,000 birthing pool  in the brand new separate birthing pool room with en-suite facilities. 'Janice McNichol, head of midwifery at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, said: 'We've got a really fantastic maternity unit at Alnwick Infirmary and the new birthing pool facility means we can now offer the ultimate choice for local women with all of the latest equipment to help facilitate and support normal births' .''as well as water babies.
Mums-to-be in Alnwick and from across the surrounding area can now benefit from a new state-of-the-art birthing pool in the town's midwifery-led maternity unit.'Team leader Alison Jarvis, Health Care Assistant Elizabeth Boyd and Midwife Helen Page are seen with the �25,000 birthing pool in the brand new separate birthing pool room with en-suite facilities. 'Janice McNichol, head of midwifery at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, said: 'We've got a really fantastic maternity unit at Alnwick Infirmary and the new birthing pool facility means we can now offer the ultimate choice for local women with all of the latest equipment to help facilitate and support normal births' .''as well as water babies.

Mums-to-be can now benefit from a new state-of-the-art birthing pool in Alnwick’s midwifery-led maternity unit.

Team leader Alison Jarvis, health care assistant Elizabeth Boyd and midwife Helen Page are pictured at Hillcrest with the £25,000 pool.

Janice McNichol, head of midwifery at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, said: “We’ve got a really fantastic maternity unit at Alnwick Infirmary and the new birthing pool facility means we can now offer the ultimate choice for local women with all of the latest equipment to help facilitate and support normal births.”