Pregnancy and labor

Vaasa central hospital works in accordance with the WHO/Unicef's Baby friendly hospital program in order to protect, promote and support breastfeeding. In 2013 Vaasa central hospital received the Baby friendly hospital certificate launched by WHO and in 2018 re-accreditation was granted. In our Baby friendly hospital program you will find extensive information as well as concrete advice regarding breastfeeding. The prental class for families expecting their first child started in January 2019.

Below you will find information about preparing for the delivery, the delivery itself as well as the time after it. Please note that you also find information under the blue headings.       

Maternity outpatient clinic

Delivery room

Maternity- and gynaecological ward A4

Breastfeeding outpatient clinic

Fear of childbirth outpatient clinic