Being Prepared for Your Hospital Stay

BE PREPARED. Try to be packed at least two weeks prior to your scheduled delivery so there is no last minute hurrying. Here are some suggestions for items you may need during your hospital stay and your trip home.

For yourself
  • Slippers
  • Robe
  • Nightgown
  • Toothbrush
  • Comb and brush
  • Cosmetics and shampoo
  • Support bra
  • Clothes for going home
For the labor room
  • Two extra pillows
  • Childbirth goodie bag
  • Lotion or talc
For your baby
  • Clothes for going home
  • Car seat