You have been asked by your midwife to review the links on this page because Texas Law requires us to document that all pregnant women under our care receive these (or similar) publications. 

Please visit each of these links and read the information.

 


 

In compliance with Texas Health and Safety Code, Chapter 81, Section 81.090,”Serological Testing During Pregnancy,” effective January 1, 2010, please read the following from the DSHS website:

*  If You Are Pregnant or Think You May Be Pregnant, You Need To Know about HIV

*  Pregnant? Protect Your Baby From Hepatitis B

*  Pregnant? Protect Your Baby From Rubella

 


 

In compliance with Texas law (HB 709), effective 2007, please read the following from the DSHS website:

*  Information on Umbilical Cord Blood Banking and Donation

In compliance with Texas law (HB 1240), effective September 1, 2009, I have read and understand the following from the DSHS website:

*  A Parent’s Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy Children

*  Guidelines for Vaccinating Pregnant Women, including Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis (Tdap); & Tetanus and Diphtheria (Td)

 


 

In compliance with Texas law (SB 316), effective September 1, 2005, please read the following from the DSHS website:

*  Information for Parents of Newborn Children

*  Mental Health, How to Get Help

 


 

If you have any questions about the content you have read, please feel free to discuss your questions or concerns with your midwife.

If you have any problem accessing the links on this page or receive any error messages, please let your midwife know so she can make sure to get you the information another way.