midwife booking appointment over the phone

So im hoping the baby will stay safe in there! I'm ok with that but I have no concerns health wise so am not worried. I'm now 19 weeks today and my 16 week appointment with midwife still went ahead, I was only allowed to go on my own. Has anybody else had a phone appointment? So I asked my midwife for some advise. This product is displayed based on comments within this post. Get expert guidance from the world's #1 pregnancy and parenting resource, delivered via email, our apps, and website. I was suppose to have an appointment with her last week but she was in a labour so my appointment was over the phone with another midwife in that team I was under and it was pretty basic - asked me if I’m feeling okay (I have Hyperemisis) and talked about any concerns I had surrounding my birth plan. Well I did a GTT over a month ago and never heard anything back or had the results so still waiting for my midwife to call me. I know I should have asked her then but I didn’t think at the time. Most people are having midwife appointments over the phone with checks at scan day at the hospital then from 28 weeks we have face to face appointments, All very straight forward but also chance for you to ask anything if you need to . I’m a bit anxious about not being checked properly. I have my 20 week scan today so that makes it easier as I know my little one is being checked. I had no idea they don’t listen to the heartbeat until 24 weeks! This is because you'll be offered some tests that should be done before 10 weeks. I promised to contact them if I had ANY concerns though. They only really start to monitor things closely at 28 weeks so here that is when they are starting face to face appointments again. That was explained. Wow so odd how so many of us differ in the care we are receiving! It’s just lots of yes or no questions so quite easily can be done over the phone. Just confirm your due date from LMP, go through any concerns, medical history, yours and partners, discuss your preference for birth eg home, birth centre etc, Only files 8MB or smaller of the following types are supported: JPEG, PNG, GIF. Booking appointment. Some people have their booking appointment over the phone and then bloods etc done a few days later at their GP. Hey i'm 8 weeks with 3rd and had my booking appt over the phone with midwife last Friday. I went see midwife until 24 weeks now. I had a call yesterday from the midwife I was seeing the whole pregnancy - she’s no longer my midwife because the teams have been dispersed for now and all midwifes are now based in hospital due to the virus. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. I'm having my booking appointment over the phone as well. Your midwife or doctor should give you information about: I’ve not been seen since 29 weeks (currently 33w) as my daughter developed symptoms 2 weeks ago so I had to cancel the 32w appt (no phone call offer made) and then on day 8 of isolation me and oh developed symptoms and where we live (isle of Man) you have to self-isolate again for a full 14 days so I won’t be “free” until a week tomorrow.. I’m meant to get a phone call on Tuesday from the midwife but the GP receptionist said all appointments will now be phone calls. Just so you know, we may earn a commission if you buy something we’ve linked to here. Your first midwife appointment (also called the booking appointment) should happen before you're 10 weeks pregnant. I had mine by phone and honestly thought it was the biggest waste of time was a different midwife to who I seen at 8 weeks and was a week later than meant to be and she just asked if I was feeling ok and if I had any questions but my mind went blank with what I should be asking then she just said I would get a letter about my 28 week appointment and that was it. We listened to heartbeat, checked my urine and did BP. Along with weight and blood pressure being taken. Just so you know, we may earn a commission if you buy something we’ve linked to here. Your 20 week scan should still be going ahead and if there were any problems I imagine they would monitor you more closely and the midwife would see you. Hi everyone, First time mum here. If I had any swelling in hands, feet or face. Hi all. My midwife called and said not to come in to my next appointment and that she’d conduct it over the phone. There isn't really a need to check anything else yet. Im 20 weeks plus 2. Please flag if you think our product match is incorrect. She said the 16 week appointment is only really a catch up and to get your blood results back. I'm just a bit dubious as to what they can check over the phone eg accurate height weight and BP!! It was less then a min phone call. I'm just a bit dubious as to what they can check over the phone eg accurate height weight and BP! This product is displayed based on comments within this post. Thanks for all of your replies so far! Just wondering how they will check urine, heartbeat, blood pressure etc. Some tests, such as screening for sickle cell and thalassaemia, should be done before you're 10 weeks pregnant. They don't listen to the heartbeat as standard until 24 weeks here. All she did was check my history family history medications etc. One thing my midwife did tell me several times was if you are worried you can still call us.

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