Levels of maternity care
Casey Hospital provides primary and secondary level maternity care. Women who develop complications during pregnancy will be transferred to either Dandenong Hospital or Monash Medical Centre (MMC) Clayton dependent upon the level of care required and the bed availability.
Dandenong Hospital provides primary and secondary level maternity care. Women who develop complications during pregnancy requiring a higher level care than available at Dandenong, should be transferred to MMC Clayton.
Monash Medical Centre Clayton is the only tertiary level maternity service in Monash Health. While all levels of maternity care are avialable. Bookings and transfers are prioritised to women and babies who require tertiary level multidisciplinary specialist care for complex or rare maternal fetal conditions.