When a member of your family has to be admitted in hospital all of a sudden, you think about nothing but reach the keys of your car, get the patient laid on the car seat and reach the emergency ward of the hospital seeking for an immediate treatment but then if the patient has to stay in hospital for two or three days more, you have to reach your home to pack up a hospital bag for the patient. Same is the case with pregnancy, You need to put an utmost care while packing hospital bag for a baby and we are here to help you with that in this article.
What to Pack in Hospital Bag for Delivery for Baby
1. A Soft Quilt for The Baby:-
When a baby is born, the skin of baby is too soft as to be touched physically by your hands and thus you will need to purchase a soft quilt for the baby. The mother will have to keep the baby wrapped in this quilt avoiding the temperature and external agents to come in contact with the baby.
2. A Soft Fury Towel:-
You can also choose to go for a soft fury towel for added benefits in a way that you can’t cover the baby full with the soft quilt and hence a fury soft towel will be the best option to cover the area of baby’s body that remains exposed. You can choose to cover everything except the face of baby. A baby’s eyes often remain closed and so there will not be much problem with that.
3. Some Essentials for the Mother:-
You might even seek to look for the essentials that mother will need while her stay and at the time of discharge. You can choose to bring some gown for her as well as the sleepers and a bottle of gripe water as it is a tradition to feed the baby with gripe water after it gets born. Gripe water saves a baby from teething pain as well as gastrointestinal disorders.
4. Some Food for The Mother:-
You might even meet up the doctor and ask if the mother of baby needs to be feeded with something like fruits or food that needs to be taken prior medicine. The doctor may even recommend you some multivitamin pills or supplements for the mother as well. Get them recommended and add them to hospital bag.
5. A Dress for A Change For The Mother:-
If the mother has stayed in the same dress for quite much time, you can even choose to get some new washed dress or gown or bed sheet for her. Look if she needs something extra. If the cell phone battery was low, you can even manage to get a charger for her as well.
6. Some Discharge Cash:-
If the discharge time is near, you can even choose to put some advance in the hospital bag for the further formalities and paying off the hospital bills as well. You can even manage to take some fruit juice if doctor has recommended it to the mother.