Information from North Cumbria Health Care

Women will be receiving individual information and updates via their ‘My Maternity Notes App’, please check you have push notifications on to receive these updates


Latest Information

Here is link to NCIC NHS Trust website Maternity page for latest news and updates from your maternity provider.

We are urging people to use the NHS if they need to – there are steps in place to ensure you won’t be put at risk, lots of phone calls, video consultations for your general practice concerns and the hospital has non Covid-19 areas. Anyone who is pregnant should be accessing their health checks and appointments and if they are worried should be talking to their midwife. 

Click Here for other helpful information from North CIC


Birth Partners

Information from Maternity FAQs - Updated 15 April 2020:

Visiting is still temporarily suspended across the Trust, this includes partners of women attending for scans, unless there are exceptional circumstances. In which case this should be considered on an individual basis and women should ring ahead to discuss.

There are some exceptions where visitors are permitted, including: birthing partners in maternity units, patients who are receiving end-of-life care, and parents or legal guardians in the children’s unit.

Further information from the Trust is available here: Click Here


New Arrivals

Midwives in north Cumbria are continuing to make sure births are a positive experience. The maternity teams both in the Trust’s hospitals and those out in the community are ensuring mums and babies receive the highest and safest standard of care during this time.

For the latest update on the new arrivals click here.


CIC Team Poem

A team of midwives at Cumberland Infirmary have created a poem for mums to be and new mums which they have filmed.



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