Prenatal care services include regular scheduled visits throughout your pregnancy . We always provide individualized support for both you and your baby with a physical assessment as well as emotional and spiritual support so that you have all you need as you embark on this powerful journey of birthing and parenting your baby.
General well person care includes pap-smears, fertility and contraception counseling, breast and physical exams
24/7 on call for you and your baby from 37-42 weeks gestation. Skilled, loving and grounded support and guidance in the active labor phase of labor, birth, and 3-4 hours immediate postpartum. Home birth also included, facilitation of optimal newborn transition through skin-to-skin contact and keeping the mother and infant together during the postpartum period including initial newborn assessment done on mother.
The postpartum period involves the mother progressing through many changes, both emotionally and physically, while learning how to deal with all the changes and adjustments required with becoming a new mother. The postpartum period involves the parents learning how to care for their newborn and learning how to function as a changed family unit.
— Ina May Gaskin, Past President of MANA