Easy to use birthing simulator

MamaNatalie is a birthing simulator that makes it easy to create very compelling simulations of complex or normal birthing scenarios. It is strapped onto the operator, who takes the role of the mother, and manually controls the training scenario and the following features:

    • Bleeding
    • Positioning and delivery of the baby
    • Delivery of placenta
    • Fetal heart sounds
    • Cervix landmark
    • Urine bladder cathetherization
    • Uterine massage
    • Uterine compression

MamaNatalie product demonstration video

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For each MamaNatalie purchased through Laerdal Medical, an additional MamaNatalie is being donated to low-resource countries through Laerdal Global Health and the Helping Mothers Survive initiative.

Watch the video below for more information.

Buying a MamaNatalie for use in a low-resource country?

Please visit our not-for-profit sister company Laerdal Global Health to buy a MamaNatalie at a not-for-profit price*.

Click here to view a list of the 75 qualifying countries.

Simulate a wide range of birthing complications.

MamaNatalie allows you to simulate a huge variety of complications as well as normal birthing scenarios. Some include:

Vacuum Assisted Delivery Catheterisation Breeched Delivery Incomplete/Retained Placenta

MamaNatalie Scenarios

Postpartum hemorrhage and communication training.

The simulator is particularly realistic for training communication with the mother and postpartum hemorrhage control; which is the number one cause of maternal death during childbirth. 

Hemorrhage Control using MamaNatalie

MamaNatalie gives birth to NeoNatalie, a highly realistic newborn simulator.

The NeoNatalie manikin facilitates effective learning and supports the American Academy of Pediatrics Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP).

Airway features:

  • Oxygen delivery procedures
  • Suctioning techniques
  • Positive pressure ventilation
  • Spontaneous chest rise and fall 

CPR features:

  • Anatomical landmarks
  • Ventilation with bag-valve mask
  • Closed chest compressions
  • Auscultate heart sounds 

Blood pressure/puls features:

  • Manual umbilical pulse 

Other features:

  • Simulated crying sounds

Learn More About NRP >

Watch MamaNatalie being used in a scenario in a helicopter. It is a co-op presentation with University of Louisville and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.


*Laerdal Global Health has committed to offer this product to low-resource countries on a not-for-profit basis through 2015 in support of the UN Millennium Development Goal 4 & 5 to help reduce child and maternal mortality.

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