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<div class="ExternalClass44D3CEA21DCC4B2594B2786443C3A9C2"><p>​Mothers who give birth in a hospital will receive a phone call from a public health nurse within 24-48 hours after discharge from hospital.<br></p><p>Mothers who receive care from a midwife will receive care in the first few days from their midwife and will be contacted  by a public health nurse within six to eight weeks.</p><h2>Services provided by a public health nurse</h2><p>Public health nurses offer home visits to anyone who needs them. They can be a source of ongoing support for health assessment or advice as your baby grows and changes.</p><h2>Do you have urgent concerns about mom or baby?</h2><p>For medical emergencies contact 911. For all other medical concerns contact:</p><ul><li>Your family doctor or midwife<br></li><li>Healthlink BC  at 8-1-1 (24 hours 7 days/week)<br></li><li>You local community health centre.</li></ul></div>132 West Esplanade6th floor(604) 983-6883V7M 1A2BC49.3118258,-123.08040790000001Central Community Health Centre

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