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Online To-Dos Before You're Due

Though you may be focused on painting the nursery and buying newborn clothes, there are a few additional things we suggest you do before that special day arrives.

Sign-up for a Childbirth Education Class

Whether you are new to motherhood or want to know the latest advice, we offer a full range of new baby and parenting classes. No matter your circumstance, we provide excellent, compassionate care for moms and newborns, including specialized care.

Sign-up for a Class

Pre-Register for Care

By taking time to pre-register for care well in advance, Cone Health will have all of your preadmission information. Once registered, you’ll receive follow up correspondence with important information about your care, optional services, and documents.

Pre-register for care

Register for a Birth Certificate

Even if you don't have a name picked out, you can get a jump on applying for a birth certificate for your little one. Fill out our online form to save on some paperwork once you are at the hospital.

Birth Certificate Registration

Choose Your Child's Health Care Provider

As your pregnancy progresses and you prepare to deliver your newborn, you'll need to choose a provider to care for your child.

Learn More About Choosing a Provider

Install A Car Seat

Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians are available to help parents install and use their car seat correctly. Find a checking station at or call (800) 672-4527 on weekdays. There are a LIMITED number of technicians available at any given time. Please do not arrive without an appointment and expect assistance. (Plan to spend an hour with the technician once you have the appointment.) For recall information, go to to look up your car seat.

Find a Checking Station

Online To-Dos Before You're Due