Checklist of Things to Pack to Bring to the Hospital

Things to Pack to Bring to the Hospital
Things to Pack to Bring to the Hospital

For You:

  1. Loose, comfortable clothing to go home in
  2. A couple of nightgowns and a housecoat
  3. Comfortable, cool clothes to lounge in after the birth of your baby
  4. Slippers
  5. Socks
  6. Breastfeeding pillow
  7. Breast pads
  8. Two breastfeeding bras
  9. Nipple cream for possible cracks/sore nipples
  10. Toothpaste
  11. Toothbrush
  12. Floss
  13. Hairbrush
  14. Antiperspirant/deodorant
  15. Cosmetics and hair products
  16. Shampoo and conditioner
  17. Body wash or soap
  18. A few healthy snacks to keep in your room
  19. Eyeglasses or contact lenses and solution
  20. Birth plan, hospital paperwork, your insurance or health card
  21. Camera and/or video camera
  22. Your own underwear (oversized)

For Baby: 

  1. Clothing for your baby to go home in
  2. Car seat (make sure you know how to use and install it before giving birth)
  3. Blanket or car seat cover to keep the wind off of your baby.

For Your Partner:

  1. A couple changes of comfortable clothing
  2. Snacks
  3. Money
  4. Phone numbers of friends and family to call after your baby’s birth
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