We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience. To do so, we are actively working with consultants to update the website by increasing its accessibility and usability by persons who use assistive technologies
such as automated tools, keyboard-only navigation, and screen readers.
We are working to have the website conform to the relevant standards of the Section 508 Web Accessibility Standards developed by the United States Access Board, as
well as the World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1. These standards and guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities. We believe that conformance with these standards and
guidelines will help make the website more user friendly for all people.
Our efforts are ongoing. While we strive to have the website adhere to these guidelines and standards, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website.
If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage, please contact WebsiteAccess@tenethealth.com so that we may be of assistance.
Thank you for choosing to deliver your baby at Piedmont Medical Center. Our birthing professionals look forward to working with you and your family to answer questions, prepare you for the big day or develop a birthing plan that not only meets your needs
but exceeds your expectations for a beautiful delivery experience.
What to Bring
Clothing for You
Robe or gown
Socks and/or slippers
Going-home outfit (Remember, you may not fit into your pre-pregnancy clothes.)
Clothing for Baby
Camera or video recorder
Check batteries, pack charger
Bring extra memory card, film
A laptop or tablet to send emails
Phone numbers, email addresses of loved ones of whom you’ll want to contact
Batteries/chargers for cell phone, laptop, camera or other electronic devices
Favorite CDs or videos
Toiletries: If you forget something, items are available for purchase in the gift shop.
We advise you to leave valuables including money, keepsake items and jewelry at home. Piedmont Medical Center cannot assume responsibility for loss of personal items.
Comfort Items to Consider
Change for vending machines
Nursing pillow for breastfeeding
Favorite pillow for sleeping
A baby name book, in case you haven’t decided
Capturing Your Baby's First Moments: Newborn Photography
Piedmont Medical Center offers new parents the option to purchase memorable photos of your new baby during his or her first days. If you are planning on a newborn photo session during your stay, you may want to remember to pack a special outfit for you and your baby to wear during the session.
Ask your nurse for additional information including times, locations and what to expect during the photo session.
You can view photo proofs of your baby and purchase birth announcements by visiting mom365.com.
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