Childbirth during a pandemic is safe
July 15, 2020
Giving birth during the novel coronavirus pandemic can be a scary thought.
The providers and staff at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County’s Labor and Delivery Department understand those fears.
“We realize this is a very scary time to have a baby,” MHSC Women’s Health Director Megan Jacobsen said. “We want you and your baby to have a safe and happy delivery.”
To help ease those fears, here are the answers to some common questions the Labor and Delivery Department have received lately:
Q: Do I have to be tested for COVID 19 before I deliver?
A: The hospital is asking that all...