"Good maternity unit"

About: York Hospital

I had both my babies at York hospital, the second in February 2016. The facilities have improved dramatically since I had my first baby in 2008. I delivered in a lovely room with its own toilet & large bath. My stay in hospital was very short, I arrived at 5.30am, delivered at 5.49am and was discharged at 11.30am. They would have discharged me earlier if there hadn't been a wait for the hearing test. It was a all a bit of a whirlwind and I felt like they couldn't get rid of me quick enough! On the plus side I could stay in the same room until I left without being transferred to a ward. To conclude my experience was positive, the midwives we're lovely and they moved very swiftly, I delivered a healthy baby on a bed (not in the car/corridor which could have been the case!) I would definitely recommend York maternity unit.

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Response from York Hospital

Thank you very much for your posting.

Your comments have been passed to the teams concerned.

We are pleased that your visit to us was very positive; our aim is to provide a high standard of service which reflects the needs of patients.

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