Postpartum Care

Video Guide to Postpartum Care

We want to extend our sincere congratulations to you and your family on the birth of your new baby! We hope your stay with us was a joyful experience.

Ascension Wisconsin: Guide to Postpartum Care

Ascension's care specialists are here to give you complete support after you give birth. With constant evaluations of your health and ongoing treatments, our postpartum care ensures the right balance of continuous care, while still providing family centered care to enhance bonding.

We help monitor and support any changes in your normal functions such as mood swings, difficulties urinating and getting steady on your feet. Along with pain management and C-section scar management, we ensure that you get the rest and nutrition you need.

Videos About Postpartum Care

Watch this introductory video to postpartum care and choose a chapter below that interests you. If you don't find the information you're looking for, please call your doctor, lactation consultant or your baby's doctor. This is basic information and not meant to take the place of professional care if needed.

  1. Chapter 1: Your New Beginning
  2. Chapter 2: Caring for Yourself
  3. Chapter 3: Caring for Your Baby
  4. Chapter 4: Feeding Your Newborn
  5. Chapter 5: Baby's Health & Safety

Additional Resources

Click here to access the Spanish page to Wisconsin's guide to post-partum care.