COVID-19 and pregnancy

Our team is here to create a safe and welcoming experience for you and your baby. We understand you have many questions and concerns about exposure to COVID-19 during your pregnancy. We've created FAQs and a video to help answer your questions about pregnancy and breast milk. Please reach out to your provider if you have any additional questions or concerns.

Obstetrics provider with patient

Having a baby is a special experience and journey for which we provide compassionate care, information and support.

Our obstetric services

  • Obstetricians, nurse midwives, nurse and family practitioners in multiple locations who practice a range of services to meet your choices and specific needs for care.
  • A high risk pregnancy (Maternal Fetal Medicine) team.
  • Reproductive Genetics designed to determine if you are at higher risk for a baby with certain health concerns or disabilities.
  • Classes and support for pregnancy and post-partum.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is a Baby-Friendly Designated Hospital

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is recognized as a Baby-Friendly® facility by Baby-Friendly USA, Inc. Baby-Friendly USA is a world-wide program sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) which recognizes hospitals and birth centers that provide mothers the information, confidence, and skills necessary to successfully initiate and continue breastfeeding their babies.

Learn more about the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative.