A low-intervention birth is an unmedicated birthing experience with limited technological monitoring.
There are many ways to have a low or lower-intervention birth experience at Intermountain Health while still benefiting from the support of trained medical professionals in the safety of a hospital or birthing center.
A low-intervention birth might be a good option if you’re:
We’re proud to offer birthing options that allow you to create the right birth experience for you, including:
What if I want pain medication?
Many of our low-intervention birth programs and caregivers embrace unmedicated birth practices; however, pain medication is available in many hospital settings if you need it.
Talk to your care provider to learn about the options available at your birthing location.
Our certified nurse-midwives provide a personalized and holistic approach to childbirth for low-risk pregnancies and mothers.