Lexington Women's Health

What to Bring to the Hospital

  • Items for comfort such as your own pillow, music, hard candy, lip balm
  • Camera with fully charged battery and adapter
  • Cell phone with all your contacts
  • Personal grooming items
  • Blow dryer
  • Comfortable robe and house shoes
  • Loose fitting clothing for the ride home
  • Several outfits for the baby
  • Baby car seat
  • Baby blankets
  • Extra room in your suitcase or an extra bag to take home any baby gifts
  • Insurance card
  • All medications in original containers
  • Preregistration form if not completed online or mailed previously
  • Pediatrician name and contact information
  • Sanitary pads of your choice
  • Personal undergarments—bring extra