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We are working with The Sydney Children’s Hospital at Westmead to respond to the needs of the hundreds of NSW families who are affected by the death of a child shortly after of before birth by giving them the opportunity to understand the reasons for their loss.
Expert non-coronial perinatal postmortem services and a range of ancillary tests performed by credentialed Perinatal Anatomical Pathologists are available from three centres at Westmead, Randwick and Newcastle.
Our Care Coordinator helps support families and referrers to better understand the service that operates Monday to Friday during business hours (enquiries outside these hours should be emailed to our Care Coordinator who will be in touch the next available working day).
We provide families with:
We provide referrers with:
If you need after hours or urgent postmortem advice call:
Download our service brochure (PDF 589KB)
Other information for health professionals on Reportable Deaths and Stillbirth, and Policies and Guidelines are listed here
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