What could be more pleasant and exciting than nine months before baby's birth! Parents are responsible for their baby's life from early beginning - the moment of conception. The running of the whole pregnancy, the process of delivery and labors will influence baby's health condition and his future life. Therefore, the problem of pregnancy preparation is very important and significant.
It takes long time till the baby gets independence and is self-dependent but all time before the parents are responsible for baby's life. But, unfortunately statistics shows that the pregnancy itself often happens to be unplanned. Anyway the pregnancy service in the constant progressing and improving. So, at the present the popularity of birth plans is constantly increasing. These plans give a chance to choose the best way of pregnancy and delivery: birth place discussion, delivery type, the matter of acceptance, and one of the most important the choice of the birthing care provider. The benefit is incredible: the pregnant woman is constantly under the professional care getting used to one certain birthing care provider accepting him/her more as a family friend than an obstetrician, nurse or doctor.
The two basic questions woman has to decide are: who will serve you as the birthing care provider and where to go for the delivery. Sometimes the solution of the first problem is at the same time a perfect decision for the last one since most birthing care providers have the preferable places of delivery or can recommend the certain choice perfect for the individual case.
Preparing birth plan step the birth care provider takes under the consideration health history, present condition, wishes and financial policy of the patient. Using the assistance of obstetrician or family practitioner the client gets professional consultations and help during the whole pregnancy. The most birth care providers are high-qualified physicians who passed specialized training schools. They are ready to face any that can arise during the pregnancy or delivery. Traditionally obstetricians prefer doing the delivery in the conditions of hospital or birth center settings. The birthing care provider supplies all information about the birth techniques and labor preparations. The experience shows that the provider's help results in successful delivery, no matter if to talk about the first or sixth pregnancy.
The common question is how to start the provider's search. It is easy. Firstly, start with your relatives' and friends' recommendation. The next step is the consultation of regular doctor and local medical society with request for obstetricians in neighborhood. Another variant is contacting the hospital you prefer as the birth place. The birth care provider's or office should be in close and convenient location from your home. It is possible to arrange the matter of birth delivery with provider, if you have already decided the birth location. It is recommended to find out from the beginning, if the provider works him/herself or in team. In addition, who exactly will take care of you.
The detailed planning of the pregnancy and delivery with the help of birthing care provider can help to avoid problems during the delivery and baby's birth defects.