Women and Children

Specialist nurse shining a light into a child patient's eyes


There are four departments within our Women and Children's Division. These are:

  • Benign Gynae
  • Maternity (including community midwifery)
  • Obstetrics
  • Paediatrics.

Patients using these services who are admitted to hospital will be cared for in the following wards:

  • Delivery suite (maternity)
  • Hascombe (paediatrics)
  • Shere (post-natal maternity)
  • St Catherine’s (antenatal maternity)
  • Special care baby unit.

Meet your Triumvirate - Women and Children


Womens and Children Triumvirate

Ben Obi, Chief of Service

Lauren Webb, Associate Director of Operations

Amy Stubbs, Deputy Director of Midwifery and Divisional Head of Nursing, and Professional Midwifery Advocate