Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital
Kaufman is pleased you've chosen to let us help you bring your
little one into the world. Here are some resources to help you
throughout your pregnancy.
Oh Baby! Weekly Pregnancy Emails
For expecting or new parents, each
week of pregnancy and infancy will bring many new questions and
surprises. Texas Health Kaufman offers you a trusted resource to
assist you through pregnancy, labor and delivery, and the first
year of your baby's life. When you register for the free Texas
Health Oh Baby! weekly parenting emails, you'll receive
information from Texas Health Dallas tailored to your week of
pregnancy and subsequently to the age of your newborn.
Free Childbirth Education Class
Texas Health Kaufman offers a
monthly Prepared Childbirth class that condenses your childbirth
education into an informative one-day class. This class educates
expectant parents about pregnancy, birth options, and labor and
delivery. A registered nurse will provide information on active
labor-support participation, the birth process, hospital
routines, breathing and relaxation, medication options and
labor/birth positions. Additionally, it will provide information
about cesarean births, newborns and postpartum care. A tour of
the unit is included.
Car Seat Safety Checks
Texas Health Kaufman offers
one-on-one sessions with certified child-passenger safety
technicians so that you can learn about the best practices for
keeping your baby and children safe while traveling in a vehicle.
Bring the car seat, the manual for the car seat, the manual for
your vehicle and all your questions.
Call 1-877-THR-WELL to register for an upcoming car seat safety check
Midwife Care Center
Texas Health Kaufman has a unique
program that offers prenatal care by registered nurse midwives. A
midwife is a trained professional with special expertise in
supporting women in order to maintain a healthy pregnancy and
birth, offering expert individualized care, education, counseling
and support to a woman and then her newborn throughout the
A midwife works with each woman
and her family to identify their unique physical, social and
emotional needs. When the care required is outside the midwife's
scope of practice or expertise, the woman is referred to other
health care providers for additional consultation or care.
For more information or to
schedule a consultation, call 972-932-5411.