Frequently Asked Questions

About our center...

Why choose a certified nurse-midwife?

Can I come to RMC for my annual exams and gynecological care?

Do you take insurance?

What is a birth center?


About out of hospital births...

Why choose an out-of-hospital birth?

What about pain management for my birth?

Who can be with me at my birth?

Am I a candidate for birthing out-of-hospital?


About birthing with us...

Can I have a water birth?

What happens if I have a complication during my pregnancy or birth?

How long will I stay at the birth center after having my baby?

What will my postpartum care be like?

What about the tests and procedures babies normally have right after birth?

I'm pregnant and currently have my prenatal care with another provider. Is it too late to switch to the birth center?

Midwifery Care Model

Holistic

Collaborative

Gentle

Evidence Based

Empowering

Family Centered

Spanning Life Stages

Compassionate