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King Edward Memorial Hospital

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Derby Hospital

Derby Hospital

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Maternity and Neonatal Services
Derby hospital had 97 births in the 2016/2017 financial year, with 80% being to Indigenous mothers. It has 2 delivery suites and 7 obstetric beds and 1 family room which can double as a delivery suite..

Derby caters for low and medium risk deliveries, There is one obstetric-DMO at present who support the midwifery team. There is a vacancy for another obstetric-trained DMO. There is a visiting obstetrician service once per month for 3 days.

Regional Director:
Unit 4, 9 Napier Terrace
Broome WA 6725
Telephone 08 9194 1615
Facsimile 08 9194 1666

Postal Address
Locked Bag 4011
Broome WA 6725

Area Director of Nursing:
Robinson Street
Broome WA 6725
Telephone 08 9194 2208
Facsimile 08 9194 2322

Postal Address
PO Box 62
Broome WA 6725



Contact Us

Phone 08 9193 3305 
Fax 08 9193 3353 
Person in Charge Dr Roger Brown, Medical Director 
Email Roger.Brown@health.wa.gov.au 
Location Clarendon Street
Derby WA 6728 
Postal Address PMB 938
Derby WA 6728 
Maternity Unit Contact Ms Sandy Bain, Clinical Nurse Manager 
Email Sandy.Bain@health.wa.gov.au 

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Models of Care

  • Private Obstetrician Specialist Care

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Maternity and Neonatal Services

low-medium risk deliveries
caesarean sections
vaginal birth after caesarean section
family birth centre (partner can stay as well, up to 48 hours)
24 hour per day epidural service
Nursery Level II
patient handheld pregnancy records
ultrasound
pathology
physiotherapy
parent education classes
child health nurse
mental health services
social work services

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