This program provides home visits within the first 28 days after hospital delivery to ease the transition to home for both mother and baby. Health history of mom and baby, newborn physical assessment, education & referrals as needed.
Services provided include:
Assessment of newborn including weight
Assessment of postpartum mother
Home visit by a Registered Nurse
Lactation information and support
Nutrition support for mother and baby
Postpartum depression screen for mother
Referrals to other services within the community
Participate in a Home Visit
The Community Transition Coordinator will contact the mother at Onslow Memorial Hospital after delivery. Parents who participate in Baby Love Insurance Program or any other interested parent are eligible for this service.