Maternity Amenity Beds – Service available from 2018
What is an Maternity Amenity bed?
Wexham Park Hosptial has 2 maternity amenity rooms, these are available to NHS patients who wish to have extra privacy after the birth of their baby at Wexham Park Hospital.
Can I pre-book and Amenity Bed?
Rooms are booked on a first come first serve basis. Booking enquiries can be made after the birth of your baby. The midwife caring for you will be happy to check availability.
Are there reasons why I may not be able to transfer to an Amenity?
Medical staff will have to agree to your transfer. Patients having caesarean sections will need to be monitored for a period of time within a ward environment or until the medical staff agree to your transfer.
If you are occupying an amenity bed that is needed for a clinical reason by another woman, we will have to relocate you to an alternative room or onto the ward. (If this is the case you will be refunded in full.)
How much does it cost?
A charge of £190.00 is payable for each night spent in an amenity bed. This provides you with a single en-suite room.
How do I pay?
Full payment is required at time of booking. If you need to be transferred or discharged earlier than expected, you will be refunded the difference in full. Should your stay be extended payment will be required in full.
Payment is for room only. All other care and facilities remains within the NHS and does not constitute private midwifery or medical treatment/care.