Glossary of terms

Here’s a guide to assist you in understanding the meaning of the terminology used by CBHS.

  • Hospital Obstetric Transfer

    Obstetric patients may spend some time in hotels in place of their hospital stay after having a baby.

    Some hospitals provide an obstetric service utilising hotels for their obstetric patients.  In these cases, women are given the opportunity to spend some of the days in a hotel environment after the delivery of their baby provided they meet certain hospital criteria

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