Prenatal Care & Newborns
NEWLY PREGNANT /PRENATAL CARE
We have family physicians who practice low risk obstetrics at St. Joseph’s Health Centre. For more information, click here
Our physicians can also provide prenatal care and/or referrals to Obstetricians. Book an appointment here
Before you leave the hospital, you will receive discharge papers and information on the first check-up, which is usually within 2-3 days of leaving the hospital.
Please note we require at least one parent to be a current patient of Citrus to register your newborn baby with one of our physicians. Click here to check availability for a new family doctor.
If you already have one parent rostered, that family physician will automatically accept your newborn into their practice.
How to Register Newborn with Citrus:
Email the discharge papers to email@example.com and provide the following information below.
Full name of Parent + name of Citrus Family doctor
Full name (First + Last) of baby
Date of Birth
Health Card Number
Preferred phone number, email address, and mailing address
Next of Kin/emergency contact
We will contact you in regards to getting your newborn booked for their initial visit!
We do not have any pediatricians accepting new patients at this time. However, your family doctor at Citrus can take on your newborn baby for primary care. For further details on how to add your baby to your family doctor's practice, please see above.