Jenny Smith

AnteNatal package

Helping you prepare your body and mind for the entire pregnancy journey.

The Antenatal Package - £2,400

My Antenatal Package is a detailed and personally tailored 360 degree package, designed for you and to give you the confidence and skills to manage pregnancy and approach motherhood.

The sessions will, among other things;

  • Prepare you for changes to your body and self-care during pregnancy
  • Help you understand the physiology and stages of labour, and how best to prepare for both
  • Understand pain management and alternative birthing options
  • Learn hypnobirthing techniques
  • Prepare you for unexpected changes in your birth plan
  • Explain and prepare for Caesarean birth – natural caesarean section, planned and emergency
  • Examine your birth preference planning – planning your utopia plan
  • Explore the wishes for birth partner support
  • Prepare for breastfeeding and what to expect

Details of the Antenatal Package

Booking: Full history will be done at Chelsea and Westminster where all booking bloods will be done.

Visits:
12 antenatal midwifery visits at home.

Checks:
Blood pressure, urine checks, measuring fundal height, presentation of baby and listening to baby heart rate.

Blood Tests:
Carried out, as required.

Availability:
24 hour text and support on phone.

Support: Conversations on healthy lifestyle and wellbeing throughout.

Birth rehearsal: At 36 weeks.

All packages can be paid in monthly instalments over 36 weeks

FAQs

Who provides my antenatal care?

As a private midwife I can provide your continuity of midwifery care. This will be in addition to any NHS clinical care which you might require, such as seeing an obsterician, ultrasound scans, etc

Who provides my postnatal care?

As a private midwife I can also provide private post natal care, or you could have postnatal care provided by the NHS. I will always be happy to discuss the options available to you.

Are you insured?

As a private midwife I am insured by the Royal College of Nursing for antenatal and postnatal care. For labour care this will be covered by the NHS at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, and I will be paid by the hospital as a bank midwife.

What are your qualifications?

NMC (nursing midwifery council), registered nurse, registered midwife, advanced diploma in midwifery, PGCEA and BTRT (birth trauma resolution trained).