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Our childbirth education team, led by Fran Williams, BSN, RN, is here to help you navigate your delivery preparation and experience at VHC. Reach out to us to discuss how we can support your delivery journey and to learn about these topics and more:
    • The safety precautions we are taking to protect you during COVID-19
    • What to expect when delivering at VHC and how to prepare
    • Low intervention options available to you at VHC
    • How to incorporate a certified doula or midwife into your childbirth experience at VHC
    • Considerations for making your birth plan
    • VHC’s high risk pregnancy services and onsite Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) managed by Children’s National Health System
    • Having a planned cesarean section at VHC

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    Fran Williams, BSN, RN is a leader in childbirth education who served as a labor and delivery nurse and clinical leader at VHC for over 20 years. She and her team host events that build connected, supportive communities of moms and help you adopt the latest evidence-based prenatal, childbirth, and postpartum practices.

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