Admission to ALMH

The moment's come. You're on the way to the hospital, but where do you go?

If you have not already pre-registered and arrive between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on weekdays or between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. on weekends and holidays, please register at Central Registration upon arrival. This is located adjacent to the main front and rear doors of the hospital.

If you arrive after 4:30 p.m., go to the Emergency Department to register.

What to Bring

You may wish to prepare an overnight bag. Here are some items to consider:

  • Comfortable sleep wear and/or robe
  • Nursing bras, nursing pads
  • Socks, footies or slippers
  • Personal items including lip balm, hairbrush, toothbrush, lotion, shampoo, makeup, etc.
  • Camera, memory cards and batteries
  • Video camera
  • Music and wireless speaker
  • Phone charger
  • Snacks, books, magazines, tablet computer/games for you and your labor coach
  • Tools for back pressure
  • An outfit for the baby's hospital picture and one for you to wear home
  • Baby book (we'll be happy to capture those first footprints for you!)
  • Car seat (leave the base in the car)