Home Birth

 

  • Complementary Interview- Are we a good fit for each other?
  • Initial prenatal visit in your first trimester. If you have OB labs from a previous provider please bring them. If not we can draw blood and send to our lab.
  • 24 hour availability by telephone or e-mail and in person visits
  • Prenatal visits every 4 weeks until 30 weeks, every two weeks until 36 weeks, an in home visit at 36 weeks, weekly visits from 36 weeks until your birth. These visits are 45-50 minutes long
  • The use of one of our five deep tubs for labor and water birth
  • Continuous labor support in your home when labor is established
  • Care during labor, birth and early postpartum period until you and your baby are stable and the newborn assessment is complete. We stay at your home until you have nursed your new baby, eaten a meal and emptied your bladder.
  • Complete newborn exam and assessment.
  • Postpartum visits in your home at 24 hours, 3 days, 5-7 days, and 2-3 weeks. Your 6 week visit is back at our clinic.
  • Ongoing phone and email consultations and visits as needed
  • Complementary prenatal yoga for current families of Trillium Midwifery Care
  • Lactation consultation services
  • Optimal fetal positioning consultation
  • Placenta encapsulation. Complimentary for Trillium families.

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