Ready to Welcome Your Baby? Here’s Your Hospital Bag Checklist!

Being pregnant is the greatest joy in the world. It transforms you into a different person altogether who is much more patient, kind, and compassionate than your previous self. But as the days pass by and you enter the third trimester of your pregnancy, it becomes important for you to start prepping up for the little one’s arrival. You can start by making your own pre-delivery hospital bag checklist if you are about 36 weeks or more pregnant.

This bag should have all the essentials packed for not just you and your partner but also for the soon-to-be-arriving baby. 

The joy of being pregnant

This hospital bag checklist intends to help you pack all the essentials you would require in your maternity bag and have a smoother time in the hospital before and after your labour.

Hospital ready

Maternity hospital bag checklist for expecting moms: 

  • ID proofs and insurance file
  • Hospital file including your medical history
  • Glasses/contact lenses 
  • Slippers and socks
  • Soft dressing gowns, nightdresses, and undergarments
  • Maternity pads
  • Comfortable pillows
  • Books and magazines
  • Massage oil or body lotions, lip balm, skin-care, and hair-care products
  • Ear-plug and charger
  • Utensils (spoons, fork, plates, bowls, glass, etc)
  • Towel, handkerchief, and other toiletries
  • Water-bottles and snacks 
  • Breast pumps 
Pre-delivery hospital bag checklist

Hospital bag checklist for your partner: 

  • Phone, ear-plug, and charger
  • Pillows
  • Water-bottles and snacks 
  • Towel, handkerchief, and other toiletries
  • Undergarments and daily-wear clothes
  • Books and magazines

Hospital bag checklist for your new-born baby: 

  • Blankets
  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Muslin squares
  • Bodysuits
  • Socks and mittens
  • Soft towel

You can opt for either a duffle bag for carrying all your essentials or even carry a small suitcase depending on the number of items that you are carrying to your birthing hospital. Before assembling all the essentials for the pre-delivery bag, do get in touch with your choice of the birth hospital and learn the items that they are already going to provide. This will eliminate the probability of packing unnecessary items and will keep your maternity bag as light as possible. 

Pre-delivery hospital bag checklist

We hope you enjoyed reading our maternity bag checklist and found it useful for your labor and post-delivery journey. Click on for reading more such informative blogs. 

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Happy safe delivery! Happy Parenting!