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Mercy Gilbert’s skin to skin bonding program, Magical Moments, encourages mom and dad to bond with their newborns immediately after birth. The skin to skin bonding program establishes a warm, welcoming environment to greet their newborn, help them adjust to their new environment and fosters a connection for the new family.
What is skin to skin bonding?
Skin to skin bonding means your newborn is placed unclothed onto your chest against your skin, and under a blanket, helping baby feel safe and warm and maintain a healthy blood sugar.
Benefits of skin-to-skin bonding
For more information about the Lund Family Birth Center and postpartum care at Mercy Gilbert we invite you to take a tour. To register, please call 480.728.5414 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.