Please come to the Labour Ward if you are pregnant and >20 weeks and have
The Labour Ward is located at Block 5 Level 2 and is open 24 hours. You may also contact the attending midwife at 6321 4520 if you are unsure if you should come to the Labour Ward.
You will be assessed by the midwives and doctors on duty. This may include a vaginal examination, ultrasound scan and/or monitoring of the baby's heartbeat. The team will then advise you on your subsequent management.
Highlights of our Labour Ward include
Husbands are encouraged to support their wives during labour and delivery. Please note that for infant security and the privacy of labouring mothers, no other visitors are allowed in the delivery suite. If your husband is not available, a female companion may be nominated to accompany you.
Please bring along your
SGH will provide the following* –
*Certain items may only be provided on request. Please check with your ward team if you require these items.
Other useful items to pack in your Hospital Bag include
Pain relief methods are available to labouring women in Singapore General Hospital. If you have not decided at the time of labour, you can seek advice from the midwife who is with you in the labour ward.
Find out more about pain relief options here >