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What to Bring

For Mothers - What to Bring to the Hospital

Suitcase
  • Your own pillow (patterned pillow case so it does not get mistaken for a hospital pillow)
  • Sleep wear with buttons or zippers in the front to allow easier breastfeeding (if desired – hospital gowns will also be provided)
  • Bathrobe and slippers (if desired – hospital attire will also be provided)
  • Cosmetics, shampoo, deodorant, soap, toothpaste and toothbrush
  • Loose fitting clothes and several pairs of underwear
  • Chargers for your electronic devices
  • A pen and paper
  • Healthy snacks
  • Coins for the vending machines

For Babies - What to Bring to the Hospital

Baby in car seat
  • Baby sleepers or night gown (4 or  5)
  • Mittens or Socks (2 or 3 pairs)
  • Diaper wipes (if desired)
  • A blanket to go home
  • A baby car seat that you have put together and know how to use (leave in the vehicle until it is time to go home)

For the Support Person - What to Bring to the Hospital

  • Your own pillow (patterned pillow case so it does not get mistaken for a hospital pillow)
  • Snacks
  • Appropriate sleep attire​

What NOT to Bring to the Hospital

Caution symbol
  • Large luggage – our rooms do not allow much extra space
  • Large amounts of cash
  • Jewelry
  • Please note: you are responsible to keeping track of all of your valuables (including electronic devices)​
Last Modified: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 |
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