NOTE: The local visitor policy continues to change due to the impact the COVID-19 pandemic is currently having on the community. Ask a nurse to determine if visitors are allowed.
Your first goal will be to get to know and care for your newborn baby, as well as to take care of yourself. It's fun to celebrate and share your joy with visitors. Yet it's important to create bonding time and get enough rest.
The nurses will need time to educate you about caring for yourself and your baby at home. Most of the time, nurses will arrange the teaching sessions around your visitors. But it may be necessary at times to ask visitors to wait until the teaching sessions have been completed.
Consider these tips about visitors:
Additional guidelines for birth center visitors: