Postpartum Doula Care
“Debra was Fantastic! She was knowledgable, kind and felt like a family
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As a certified postpartum doula, Debra’s goal is to help new parents do just that be new “great” parents. Helping with everything from baby care, breast feeding support, helping with nutritional planning and getting more sleep!
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What is the typical salary range for a Newborn Specialist/Postpartum Doula?
The average salary range for a Newborn Specialist/Postpartum Doula Care is $15 to $35 per hour if under 24 hours. No extra charge for multiples. Day and nights differ in price.
What Fees can I expect to pay?
There is a one-time $100 registration fee that is processed upon receipt of your Agreement. In addition to the registration fee, the first payment is paid at the first night or day – based on the anticipated total time of care.
Newborn Specialist/Postpartum Doula is confirmed for the assignment. Fees are paid daily or in full based on anticipated total time period of employment. Credit Card or Cash. A reciept will be provided upon completion if requested. Supplemental fees will be due if the assignment is extended.
What’s the next step?
Debra looks forward to assisting you with your Newborn Baby!! or Babies!! Call us Monday – Saturday, 8:30am – 9:00pm EST, to speak with Debra and arrange a Personal meeting consult with you.
Postpartum Care Preparation & Packages
As your postpartum doula, Daytime Doula care includes discussing baby care (feeding., diapering, cord care, massage, feeding, and other basics) as well as mother care (massage, dietary needs, as well as physical and emotional changes to expect). You can take advantage of this service before the baby comes or utilize this service once your baby is born. You will receive hands-on instruction in infant and mother care. This includes 2-hours of instructional care and is $50.00.
Newborn Baby Care, Breast Feeding, Infant Massage & Happiest Baby on the Block parenting classes – monthly See Upcoming Classes & Workshops for details & Registrtation
Postpartum Care at Home
As your postpartum doula, Debra will help during these 3 days which will include the services described above, as well as run some errands, prepare a meal or two, perform light house work and entertain siblings, if necessary. Mom will get her well-deserved rest without worrying about all of the usual “daily life” duties. Taking this time to heal and enjoy your new baby. This is a great gift for a mother-to-be and can also be extremely helpful if your partner has to return to work shortly following the birth! This service includes 12 hours of care and is charged by day or night fee rates. Both day and night hours may be combined according to the family’s necessity.
As your postpartum doula, Debra can arrange to spend the night at your home, helping with night time care such as changing, burping, swaddling, waking mom to breast feed, so mom is able to sleep more soundly, without worrying about all the typical noises baby makes. Don’t forget some special care for Mom & Dad, which includes foot massages, tea and your cuddle time alone…Overnight care is based on a (6-8) hour scale. Overnight care can help profoundly following a surgical birth. Typically 10pm – 6am.
6 am to 6 pm – day time hour rate
6 pm to 6 am – night time hour rate
Postpartum Doula Fees
Minimum (4) hours.
Base fee $15 – $25. for daytime hours
$30 – $35. for night hours. Holiday fee may vary.
This is determined by logistics, length of time needed, includes travel time and gas coverage.
A phone consult to discuss care, hours, cost and services provided, if a home visit is requested, $150. charge, which is applied to cost of care. The postpartum care agreement is reviewed and if accepted by both, deposit and full payment on first night of service is required. Estimation of no. of days/nights is flexible.
There is a (4) hour minimum of total daytime hours, no minimum for nights. Any additional hours will be subject to availability and mutual agreement. Please give 24-hour notice if you would like to have your postpartum doula meet you at your home, following release from the hospital. Remember, No extra charge for TWINS!!!
Debra can provide INSURANCE CLAIM FORMS FOR REIMBURSEMENT NOW WITH BETTER QUALIFICATIONS TO HAVE YOUR POSTPARTUM DOULA CARE SERVICE COVERED.
Please feel free to contact Debra with any questions. Debra works on a lower fee scale with qualifying couples.
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