I’ve written a lot about the importance of finding a truly supportive OB for a hospital-based birth. But your labor and delivery (L&D) nurse plays an equally pivotal role.
From Why homebirth/HBAC:
Most births in the hospital environment are managed by L&D (labor and delivery) nurses, with your OB arriving just in time to catch [...]
When considering your post-cesarean birth options, it’s good to know what type of uterine incision you have. The only way to verify this is by getting a copy of your operative report from the hospital where you had your cesarean. I recommend bringing copies of your operative report when interviewing care providers as [...]
I’m hoping to compile this info for all 50 states. One more down…
Want to know if your doctor has been subject to a board hearing or disciplinary note?
Here is a link to the State Board sites for all 50 states.