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Labor Precautions & Instructions

Pregnant Belly

Contact us to report any of the following: 

NURSE TRIAGE LINE

CLINIC HOURS

9am-5pm | Mon-Fri

 671-647-1830 (OPT.3)

FOR IMMEDIATE

ASSISTANCE PLEASE PROCEED TO GMH EMERGENCY ROOM

 Decrease in fetal movement
(If your baby is NOT moving/kicking at least 10 times in one hour after laying on your left side and eating or drinking cold water or juice.)

 

Contractions:

  • For your 1st baby: every 3-5 minutes apart for 2 hours

  • For your second baby or more: every 5-7 minutes apart for 1 hour

  • POSITIVE GBS (Group Beta Strep) test: every 10-15 minutes apart

Water bag breaks or leaks
(Whether contractions are present or not. Report color of fluid)

Vaginal bleeding (like a period). Note color.


Headache, blurred vision or seeing spots before your eyes.

Upper right abdominal pain that won’t go away

Increased swelling or elevated blood pressure (>140/90)

  • (If your provider has you monitoring your blood pressure at home)

*This is not a comprehensive list. If you have any concerns regarding your pregnancy, or you or your baby after delivery, please call/message or go directly to GMH if after clinic hours.

Nurse Triage Line

Clinic Hours 

9am-5pm | Mon-Fri

Call 671-647-1830 (OPT.3)

FOR IMMEDIATE

ASSISTANCE PLEASE PROCEED TO GMH EMERGENCY ROOM

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