Collaborative Low Risk Care

Midwifery Care

Prenatal Care

Homebirth, birth center, and water birth are available to healthy women expected to have normal labor and birth.
Includes:
  • Routine and non-routine visits with your Midwife
  • Referrals
  • Counseling for a safe and satisfying pregnancy
  • Instruction and education on choices for screenings and procedures available during pregnancy.
Families can expect to have 15 prenatal visits and 4 postpartum visits. Visits start at 4 week intervals until 28 weeks, then every 2 weeks until 36 wks, every week until birth.
(laboratory and ultrasounds will billed to insurance/or cash pay by client)
ALL first time homebirth/center birth families are recommended to have a childbirth education course. Please ask for available classes in your area, all classes are pre-screened to meet my expectations and standard of education.

Labor & Birth

The Midwife and a trained assistant will attend your birth, provide all necessary procedures to keep mother and baby safe, provide postpartum care including suturing for 1st and 2nd degree tears.
A Newborn exam as well as care plans for mother baby will be performed.
Birth certificate and recommendations for follow up care will be discussed.

 

Postpartum Care

4 visits are routine, 24 hr, 3-5 day, 3 weeks, and 6 weeks.
Postpartum visits are done in the comfort of your home for the first 10-14 days. We want new families at home bonding with their new baby, not sitting in waiting rooms.
Each visit involves a complete evaluation of the Mother and Baby, breastfeeding support, and postpartum support recommendations.
Birth Certificate and SSN information is provided.
Full report is faxed to the newborns Pediatrician
PAP and Family Planning provided at 6 week exam if desired

Consultations

Midwifery care is affordable
We provide many options for payment as well as work with some insurance companies. You will need to schedule a one on one consult to determine if you are a good candidate for Midwifery care.
Contact us today to set up a appointment in either the AV Clinic, or Ridgecrest Clinic

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