Antenatal Care (ANC)
Congratulations and Welcome on board!
ANC Clinic Days
Your ANC clinic days are Tuesday and Friday 9am till 2pm while scan days are on Tuesdays 10 am, Wednesdays 1 Pm and Fridays 10am. Please note that all scans end by 3pm.
Kindly book your next appointment given by your doctor with medical records.
If you are unable to keep your appointment kindly call the hospital on 07083824075 to cancel and reschedule.
These are what to expect throughout your ANC time with us:
|12th week||Booking investigations : Dating scan : Fetal monitoring : ANC medications|
|16th week||Review of investigations : Fetal monitoring|
|20th week||Fetal monitoring; ? OGTT; ANC medications, Anomaly scan ( to check for fetal abnormalities)|
|28th week||Routine Malaria prophylaxis : Fetal monitoring; ANC medications; OGTT (where indicated).|
|32nd weeks||Fetal monitoring: ANC medications|
|36th weeks||Delivery plan scan : Routine Malaria prophylaxis: Fetal monitoring : ANC medications. Patient counselling on birth preparedness and handling of complications, Repeat PCV check|
|37/38th weeks||Elective Caesearian section where indicated|
|39th weeks||Sweeping of membranes, Fetal monitoring|
|40th weeks||Induction of labor|
Interactive ANC classes hold every Tuesday and Friday at 8am. To see the list of ANC topics visit our library here.
Please sign up for our midwife-led WhatsApp chats group (Avon will like to hear and share experiences with other mothers). To sign up, please send a message to any of the following group admin 08166039911, 08035656172, 08027528146, and 08025019728.
For the list of required items to bring to the hospital when the baby is due, please see below.
Items to bring to the hospital when the baby is due
|FOR THE MOTHER||QTY|
|Maternity Large Brassier||1|
|Sanitary Pad (Ladysep)||4|
|Pair of Flat Slippers||1|
|Tin of Glucose||1|
|Tube of Tooth Paste||1|
|Disposable or Sanitary||1|
|Savlon (Small Bottle)||1|
|FOR THE BABY||QTY|
|Baby’s Clothes and Vest (Cotton)||4|
|Baby Shawl to Carry Baby||2|
|Flannel Material to Carry Baby||2|
|Bottle Olive Oil / Coconut Oil||1|
|Baby soap, Oil, Sponge and Comb||1|
|Antiseptic Baby Cream||1|
|Methylated Spirit (Small Bottle)||1|
In case of emergencies, please call:
Ask to speak to a midwife. We are so excited to see your little one in 9 months time!