Free Standing Birthing Centers

HOW TO ACCESS:

Certified Nurse Midwife or Licensed Midwife

ELIGIBILITY:

All Medicaid recipients.

COVERED SERVICES:

Vaginal delivery services to females who have had a low risk, normal pregnancy, prenatal care and that are expected to have an uncomplicated labor and normal vaginal delivery.

COMMENTS:

A Free Standing Birthing Center is a free standing facility, separate from a hospital.

Stays for delivery are usually less than 24 hours.

Epidural anesthesia is not provided for deliveries at Free Standing Birthing Centers.

CONTACT:

Libby Gonzales

225/342-0490