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Home birth proof guide

Description

Outlines the requirements and documents for proving a home birth in Alberta, in order to complete a home birth registration. A home birth is defined as a birth that occurred outside a medical facility, without the assistance of a physician, registered midwife, nurse or practitioner, and where the person who gave birth and the baby were not transported to a medical facility within 48 hours of the birth taking place.

Updated

February 1, 2020

Tags
birth registration births home births

Title and publication information

Type
Fact Sheet
Extent

3 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Creator
Service Alberta
Publisher

Service Alberta

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2020-02-01

Date Added

2020-02-06T17:14:28.789891

Date Modified

2020-02-01

Date Issued

2020-02-01

Audience information

Identifiers

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Vital Statistics

Contact Email

vsregistries@gov.ab.ca