Posts in Category: MLU

Meet ultra-sound midwife Aimee 

“I think for lots of women, especially first time mums, you can feel a loss of control during pregnancy; as long as I can go home each day knowing that I’ve imparted something that’s helped them through a difficult situation, then I’ll be happy. Everyone needs that reassurance and I like to think that I’m able to give that to every mum and their family.”  

 
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Posted by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Friday, May 5, 2017 2:00:00 PM Categories: MLU

Midwifery Led Unit's VIP guest - 1000th baby born 

1000th baby born

Little baby, William was Walsall’s Midwifery Led Unit’s VIP guest yesterday – as he was the 1000thbaby to be born at the unit!Proud parents, Stephanie and Lee Elson from Great Wyrley welcomed their new-born son at 00:36am, weighing just six pound.

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Posted by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Tuesday, May 10, 2016 8:16:00 AM Categories: MLU

“I knew exactly what I wanted – so I booked a tour immediately!” 

When Elizabeth Haughey, found out she was expecting her second child, she knew immediately where she wanted to welcome her new daughter into the world. “I first heard about Walsall Healthcare’s Midwifery Led Unit when I was pregnant with my first ... read more
 
Posted by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Friday, April 15, 2016 9:23:00 AM Categories: MLU

Care and support is second to none at MLU 

New mum Kay Hardwick can’t speak highly enough of Walsall’s “absolutely brilliant” Midwifery-Led Unit (MLU) following the birth of her second daughter. Little Emmy came into the world, weighing 6 pounds 11 ounces, on Tuesday 21st July 2015 at... read more
 
Posted by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Tuesday, August 18, 2015 4:33:00 PM Categories: MLU

Another new arrival for Walsall’s Midwifery-Led Unit! 

A virtual guide to Walsall’s Midwifery-Led Unit has been developed, showing parents-to-be its “home from home” environment and featuring the experiences of families whose babies have been delivered there. The unit, which is less than a mile away... read more
 
Posted by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Friday, August 7, 2015 2:13:00 PM Categories: MLU

Helping Walsall mums-to-be to relax 

Walsall mums-to-be and their partners are able to prepare for an improved birth experience by attending the Wise Hippo Birthing Programme which is now being offered at Walsall’s Midwifery-Led Unit (MLU). The Wise Hippo Birthing Programme... read more
 
Posted by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Tuesday, August 4, 2015 3:44:00 PM Categories: MLU