Ways to prepare for baby, labor and delivery
The following list includes things that should be done before delivery and before you bring your new baby home. Know when to go to the hospital. Be pre-registered at the hospital where you plan to give birth. Have your preferences for labor and delivery Know day and night phone numbers for your health care provider's office and the labor and delivery unit. Have transportation to the hospital. Know where to go when you get to the hospital (including the after-hours entrance).