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HBF Maternity Report

If you live in Western Australia and you’re thinking about starting a family or you’re expecting, we’ve compiled the HBF Maternity Report to help you understand your pregnancy healthcare options.

Download HBF Maternity Report (PDF)


For most people, getting ready to have a baby is equal part exciting and overwhelming.

In this report, we’ve attempted to answer some of the major questions you’ve got running through your mind.

We explain your public and private maternity healthcare options in WA, outline the week-by-week medical appointments and costs to expect if you decide to have your baby in the private system, and provide expert exercise, nutrition and wellness advice for expecting mums.

We also provide fun facts, like these:

10 most popular baby girl names for HBF members

Top baby girl names - Ella, Chloe, Emily
Source: HBF claims data, 2016.

10 most popular baby boy names for HBF members

Top baby boy names - Jack, Oliver, Thomas
Source: HBF claims data, 2016.

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