LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Expectant and new mothers have a new resource available for free health education, screenings, resources and referrals in Little Rock.
Baptist Health Pregnancy Wellness Center-Little Rock, which offers the following services until the child is 18 months of age and is staffed by a registered nurse, is now open at 10117 Kanis Road:
- Free pregnancy testing
- Safe sleep assessments
- Medicaid referral letter provided on-site
- Safety baby showers
- Car seat installation
- Health screenings
- Newborn assessments
- Weight and height assessments
- Breastfeeding assessments
- CPR classes
- Translation services available
- Pregnancy education
- Accessibility to baby clothing, diapers, wipes and car seats for enrolled participant (supplies are limited)
Baptist Health Pregnancy Wellness Center-Little Rock is operating within current COVID-19 guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to keep patients and caregivers safe and healthy. Patients, families and staff are screened, and anyone not feeling well is asked to reschedule their appointment for a later date.
The center is open Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. by appointment.
For more information about Baptist Health Pregnancy Wellness Center-Little Rock or to schedule an appointment, call (501) 202-1540 or visit Baptist Health’s website at baptist-health.com.
Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community and over 100 primary and specialty care clinics in Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma. The system additionally offers a college with studies in nursing and allied health; a graduate residency program; and access to virtual care anytime, anywhere. Baptist Health, as the largest not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, provides care to patients wherever they are through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit baptist-health.com, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.