(Closed) Need new Dr…Choose hospital first?

posted 8 years ago in Babies
Post # 3
2856 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2009

I honestly don’t see why you couldn’t although I do not know whether hospitals may have a policy against that. There are some doctors that have an affliation with multiple hospitals so you aren’t stuck with using one you do not like. But to get your answer, I would just ask about it. It wouldn’t hurt.

Post # 4
5823 posts
Bee Keeper

That’s a great idea!  If you have certain stipulations for what you would want while you’re birthing, then choosing a hospital first is very important.  You can get a lot of information online about their maternity wards.  And I don’t think they would turn you away if you came for a tour.  They usually assume that you are already pregnant.

Post # 5
429 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2008

You may need to wait until flu season is over to get a tour — I wasn’t allowed at almost 9 months pregnant to get inside the maternity wing at the hospital I gave birth in until I actually went into labor. But it sounds like a good idea — talk to some nurses, as well, because often nurses will set the tone more for your delivery experience than your doctor will.

The topic ‘Need new Dr…Choose hospital first?’ is closed to new replies.

Find Amazing Vendors