Fact of the week – What is a “maternity nurse” ?

After the birth, when you go back home with your newborn, you can take the decision to hire a maternity nurse for few days or weeks to give you an hand with your baby. Your maternity nurse would be there to help you manage daily tasks and give you the opportunity to wind down and relax.
The maternity nurse helps the mother and the family with the baby after the birth by giving helpful tips and advice to the mother on postnatal care for herself and for her baby. As parents, you can choose to have a maternity nurse during days, nights or both, depending on your needs.