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CHHHS Midwifery learning packages: Intradermal water injections

Guide for Cairns & Hinterland Hospital & Health Service Midwifery learning packages and resources

Intradermal water injections

Intradermal water injections for pain relief in labour

Access the Intradermal Sterile Water Injections for Lower Back Pain in Labour Learning Package.


Achieving competence requires (as a minimum) the clinician to have observed the procedure once and then demonstrated the skill to a competent practitioner and CSAT to be completed.

Submit to the Midwifery educator - evidence of competency can then be recorded on the Trendcare education database.

Professional development plans


For further information relating to learning packages and midwifery education within CHHHS, contact:

Rita Ball

Midwifery Educator | Women's Health Unit | Nursing and Midwifery Education & Research Unit | Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service

Email | Tel. 07 4226 6470

P: +61 7 4226 6679 | E:
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