Innovative routine model of care by scheduled prenatal visits allow women the opportunity to review medical, genetic, ultrasound results, discuss concerns at each stage of pregnancy and prepare for the event of childbirth.
Lion's Gate Hospital Birth
Active privileges allow Registered Midwives to admit and deliver baby at a friendly Labour/Delivery Unit and discharge mom and baby from maternity unit of Lion’s Gate Hospital.
Birthing at home
Home/water delivery is an option and informed choice for low-risk healthy term pregnancy. Midwives are legally recognized as autonomous health care providers and practice under BC Health Professions Act and CNMBC Bylaws.
Postpartum care will be provided for six weeks for mother and newborn, allowing a gentle recovery and adjustment after childbirth. Mother and newborn will be provided with medical care and assistance with breastfeeding and engorgement. At six weeks you will be discharged from midwifery care back to your family physician.
After Birth Care
Are you looking for care after delivery only? Babease Midwifery will provide you with six weeks postpartum (after birth) care for yourself and baby with extensive breastfeeding assistance. All visits will be in your home if you live on the North Shore, and we will provide you with our emergency and non emergency contact information. We will also provide you with resources and links such as safe sleep, pregnancy and parenting links and what to expect the first few days and weeks after delivery for you and baby. PLEASE COMPLETE OUR INTAKE FORM ADDING AT THE END THAT YOU ARE REQUESTING ONLY POSTPARTUM CARE.