Being part of our programme you can receive:
A pregnancy journal, which can be collected at your doctor's rooms or from the Patient Experience Manager at your chosen
Free relevant pregnancy and postnatal information on a weekly basis via email (should you select the option).
A DVD range covering the following topics: Bathing your newborn, Breastfeeding, Healthy Baby - Happy baby (R50 each incl.
As a Mediclinic Baby member you pay a preferential, once-off fee of R450 for Sweet Dreamz to handle the
UIF claim on your behalf.
Tailor-made antenatal courses, presented by childbirth professionals. These courses are designed to meet your needs and comprise
weekly or condensed Saturday classes, or a specially designed weekend getaway. (Enquire at your nearest
Mediclinic or visit here for details.) We'll also provide a handy file in which to keep all your
notes from the course that you attend.
Click here for CPR classes in the Western Cape (pg.1), North West and Gauteng (pg.2) provinces.
We recommend that you attend an antenatal course from ± 26 weeks. Click here to find a childbirth educator.
While in hospital, you will also receive:
Should you not receive one or any of the above services, please enquire with the hospital staff.
A luxury baby bag with everything your baby will
need for the first few days – excluding baby clothes (selected hospitals do supply clothing).
A certificate with your baby’s footprint.
The option to announce your baby's arrival with a photo on our website.
A special celebration surprise for new parents.
"Baby's First Year" book with valuable information and tips.
First vaccinations: Polio and BCG *Stock dependant.
Services such as postnatal classes and baby clinics are offered at selected hospitals.
If you would like more information on Mediclinic Baby, please sms the word BABY to 37838 (SMS is charged at R1) or email
24-HOUR HELPLINE – 0860 233 333
A dedicated nurse practitioner will assist you on this number and answer all questions relating to the programme, our facilities and services as well as medical advice.
NOTE: Please remember to book your bed at your
Mediclinic of choice as soon as you receive your authorisation number from the medical aid. The programme registration
is not a substitute for this important action.