For low risk women desiring a natural childbirth, midwifery care offers the most freedom of choice during labor and delivery. You are free to labor in a peaceful and supportive environment. We offer both homebirth and birthing center options in Okahoma City and surrounding areas. Midwife Elizabeth provides complete prenatal, birth, and postpartum care - there's no need to see a physician unless complications arise.

The best part about having a midwife was the peace and calm that surrounded my birth. It was amazing and something I will never forget.

Prenatal Care:

  • Thirty minute to one hour is allotted for every prenatal appointment to allow for all of your questions
  • Appointments 1x month until 28 weeks, 2x month until 36 weeks, then weekly until birth (schedule may be adjusted based on client needs, at no additional charge)
  • Expert monitoring of your health and baby’s wellbeing by combining time-honored midwifery skills and evidenced-based clinical care to:
    • Evaluate maternal vital signs, weight gain, fundal height, and nutrition
    • Monitor fetal growth, activity, and position
    • Order pregnancy lab work & ultrasounds as needed

Labor & Birth Care: 

  • Midwife available at onset of labor
  • Midwife & team will peacefully monitor fetal well-being, maternal health and labor progress
  • Experience in optimal fetal positioning to encourage baby to come to an easy-to-birth position
  • Labor support techniques, including natural pain relief & pain management
  • Immediate breastfeeding and peaceful postpartum to facilitate bonding
  • Newborn exam for baby
  • Herbal bath for mom, if desired
  • Clean-up from labor and birth

Postpartum Care:

  • Home visit at 2-3 days
  • Office visits at 2 weeks and 6 weeks
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Monitoring of baby’s growth and maternal recovery
  • Birth certificate and social security paperwork filed
  • Education on family planning methods, if desired
  • Provide information and resources for newborn testing, such as PKU & hearing screening
  • Referrals for other providers such as pediatricians
Home is where we made our children, will raise our children, and share some of our deepest, purest, sweetest relational moments together as a family. So why not have our children be welcomed into the world in this environment?

Cost of Services:

The cost of midwifery care is $3,200 payable over the course of your pregnancy by a flexible payment plan. Midwife Elizabeth does not bill insurance, but can provide you with a receipt for you to submit to your insurance company if desired. Flexible payment plans and multiple payment options are available, please contact us for more details.

The global midwifery fee includes:

  • Complete prenatal, birth & postpartum care (see above)
  • 24/7 access to your midwife via text, phone, email throughout pregnancy, birth & postpartum
  • Second midwife to attend your birth, to assist your primary midwife (you are not required to hire an additional birth assistant)

Additional homebirth fees may include:

  • Prenatal lab work, if not covered by insurance approx. $300 over the course of pregnancy
  • Birth supplies (required) approx. $100
  • Birth pool and water birth supplies (if desired) approx. $200-$300
  • Ultrasounds, as needed, approx. $150 each, if not covered by insurance

Additional birth center fees may include:

  • Prenatal lab work, if not covered by insurance approx. $300 over the course of pregnancy
  • Ultrasounds, as needed, approx. $150 each, if not covered by insurance
  • Facility fee (paid directly to the birthing center) $700