Visiting restrictions at the Maternity Hospitals in Skåne
To reduce the risk of infection Covid-19 among patients and colleagues, there´s a general limited access to all wards of the Maternity Hospitals in Skåne. No visitors/companying persons are permitted, with the exception of partners supporting women during labour and birth.
- Information about birth and Covid-19 at Lund and Malmö hospitals
- Only ONE person/partner is allowed during the active stage of labor and birth (without symptoms of respiratory tract infection and/or fever). Birth partners should remain with the woman throughout labour. Partners should come with everything they need as they will not be permitted to re-enter the ward if they leave, to help reduce the number of people coming and going onto labour ward. The same birth partner should remain throughout.
- For planned and emergency C-sections, one partner is permitted after testing negative for Covid-19
- Postnatal ward, Specialist antenatal care, Ultrascan department, Gynaecology Department: no accompanying persons are permitted