Presented by the Birth Network of Monterey County and Natividad Medical Center
What: A free event for expecting & interested women and their families to:
• Learn how to avoid a cesarean section and about Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC).
• Ask questions of practicing doctors, nurses, midwives, doulas, childbirth educators & more.
• Meet local birth & early parenting professionals.
• Gather information & discover local resources.
When: Sunday, November 18th, 2012
Time: 1:00 p.m. -4:00 p.m.
Where: Natividad Medical Center 2nd Floor Labor & Delivery Foyer, 1441 Constitution Blvd, Salinas
About Natividad Medical Center
Natividad Medical Center is a Monterey County owned and operated 172 bed acute care hospital providing health care services to the people of the county for more than 125 years. Natividad Medical Center offers inpatient, outpatient, emergency, diagnostic and specialty medical care. NMC provides more than 33,000 patient days each year and more than 44,000 emergency department visits per year. NMC is ranked #1 in newborn deliveries in Monterey County. Natividad is the only teaching hospital on the Central Coast, through its affiliation with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). With a medical staff of more than 250 physicians, Natividad’s mission is to continually improve the health status of the people of Monterey County through access to affordable, high-quality health care services. Natividad is based in Salinas, California. For more information, please call 831-755-4111 or visit www.natividad.com.
About Birth Network of Monterey County:
The mission is to protect the birth experience by providing women and their families with education, resources, and advocacy. The organization is dedicated to empowering women to honor and celebrate the birthing process. The Birth Network of Monterey County envisions a community where parents access resources to make informed choices for their birth and early parenting experiences.
Press Contact: Marci Bracco (831) 747-7455