Patient + Family Care provides support to hospitalized pregnant bed resting moms and families.
Being put on bedrest during pregnancy can be an overwhelming, scary, frustrating and isolating experience for many families. Patient+Family Care has created a unique community that was designed by a nurse who has worked directly with families who have experienced hospital bedrest, and has a true passion for helping improve the perinatal experience through education, information, connection, community and support.
WHAT THE COMMUNITY OFFERS
“Surviving Pregnancy Bedrest” Explores a Range of Topics:
What is bedrest
Why are women put on bedrest
What types of bedrest might you experience
How to alleviate physical side effects of bedrest
How to alleviate the emotional side effects of bedrest
How others can help while mom is on bedrest
How to stay healthy while on bedrest
How to make sure you don’t miss out on the pregnancy “normals” that you look forward to
What to expect if a premature delivery is anticipated
How to pass the time
ADDITIONAL BENEFITS This community is on-line which allows patients to access the community 24/7 from their hospital bed and is accessible whenever it is convenient. Other benefits include:
Being led in time for reflection
Opportunity to share your story and hear the story of others
Learning new coping strategies from others
Having the opportunity to ask questions of other women experiencing bed rest
Obtaining tips and hints on important questions to ask your medical team
Learning about resources and other support networks available
September is NICU Awareness Month.
We are celebrating by offering 25% off enrollment to our Bed Rest Educational and Support Community.