We are committed to meeting your individual needs. Learn what to expect when you have your baby at an Intermountain hospital.
At Intermountain our data shows that deliveries <39 weeks gestation result in an increased number of babies with complications after birth. Therefore, we recommend that elective inductions take place after 39 weeks gestation.
Labor is as uniquely different as the woman who experiences it. It is important to discuss your options with your healthcare provider to determine your preference about managing pain prior to the onset of labor.
In the following section, we answer some of the most frequently asked questions about labor and delivery.
Learn what to expect and what to bring when you arrive at an Intermountain hospital to delivery your baby.