post natal care
The post natal time is a time of change/transformation and reorientation.A
relationship to the newborn is beginning.Time for relaxation/recovery
is important and a new and different routine begins.
During this time
there are moments where you are completely fascinated/overwhelmed
by the baby and other moments where you are exhausted and everything
is too much.
As your midwive I support you during this periode of
change and reorientation with patience and experience. I control
the changes which come from the birth and support you with ideas
Post natal exercise offered after birth can be supported
for example with massages.
I support mothers who wish to breast-feed.
offer the time needed to talk about your birthexperience,
vaccination, nutrition, contraception, psysical and psychological
I monitor the newborn navel, weight, drinking behaviour und the
skin colour. If needed I can help with and teach babycare techniques
and give advice when the baby has flatulence or sleeping-problems.
children that leave the hospital directly after birthday I undertake
the bloodcheck to make sure that there is no metabolic disorder
After the birth I make daily visits for the first 10 days
and if nessesary longer until the child is 12 weeks old.
are problems with breastfeeding I can help until the baby is
weaned (9 month).
The cost of this care is carried by the health insurance.
can also be taken by parents who lost their child by a stillbirth
or by the birth of their death child.