Orientation of Brooklyn Birthing Center and Jazz Birth Center of Manhattan
All Orientation sessions are held on Thursdays only by ZOOM online. You will receive a confirming email for Orientation with the Zoom link and receive another email reminder closer to the date with the Zoom invite. We accept transfers in pregnancy at all stages, but subject to approval by the Clinical Team that you are healthy and low risk. Please note that we do not accept pregnant people who have had a previous cesarean section or presently pregnant with twins.
We look forward to 'meeting' you on Zoom.
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Our protocols do not allow attempting labor after a cesarean section in the birth center. Feel free to contact us if you need a assistance in a referral.
If you have had any prior care for this pregnancy, we will need to review your prenatal records before scheduling your first visit with a midwife.
We host at least one orientation by Zoom per week on Thursdays. Clients accepted for care to the Brooklyn Birthing Center or Jazz Birth Center of Manhattan agree to fulfill a Childbirth Education Class and attend other educational programs. It is recommended to late transfer clients (past 28 weeks) to submit complete medical records to obtain an appointment for your first visit.
Note: If at all possible, please bring anyone else who may be part of your decision-making process.
Partners, family members (including children), and labor support team members are welcome.
If you have any questions, or if you need to reschedule your orientation, please call us at 718-376-6655.
Brooklyn Birthing Center at 2183 Ocean Avenue, Flatbush, Brooklyn, NY 11229
Jazz Birth Center of Manhattan, 940 8th Avenue, Midtown Manhattan, NY 10019
Prenatal visits may be scheduled at either location irrespective of which birth center you choose for labor and delivery. You may change your choice at any time.