Women who suffer third or fourth degree lacerations during childbirth qualify and are able to enroll bedside in the postpartum unit, with an initial appointment at the clinic after they are discharged.
What does PPU stand for?
PPU stands for Postpartum Unit
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- Please Pick Up
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A newly renovated maternal care and constant care nursery program space at the hospital will include a new five-room family birthing centre, a 17-bed postpartum unit, and a constant care nursery where sick newborns can be cared for according to the highest standards of perinatal care.
Since the postpartum unit census is full, the nurse's first opportunity to bring in the pump is at 2 p.