Maternal Health Clinic
The Health Department offers obstetric care for pregnant women who specify Franklin County Health Department as their primary provider. Services are offered to all women of childbearing age with a low risk pregnancy. Patients with identified high risk medical conditions are referred out for maternal services. A goal of the health department is to provide patients with the education they need to promote healthy lifestyles for good pregnancy outcomes.
Medicaid and many private insurances are accepted. For uninsured patients fees are established on a sliding scale based on family income.
OB Care Management (OBCM)
Care management services are provided by public health social workers during the pregnancy and for two months postpartum.
For more information, please call (919) 496-2533.
Online Resources and References
- The North Carolina Healthy Start Foundation
- Quit Now NC
- Family Support Network of North Carolina
- North Carolina Institute of Medicine
- Action for Children
- Adolescent Pregnancy Coalition of North Carolina
- Center for Women's Health Research
Toll Free Resources
NC Family Health Resource Line
Pregnancy Exposure Riskline
Quit Now NC Line
Family Support Network of North Carolina