Your delivery day

Sleeping mother and newborn baby in a hospital bed

No two women experience labor and delivery in quite the same way, but the more you know about what to expect, the more you can focus on what really matters — the joy of meeting your new baby for the very first time. We want to help you prepare for your delivery day, eliminate any surprises, and help you have a safe and positive experience.

What to expect

For a complete overview of the services provided, please refer directly to the CMH Maternal/Child website at:


Community Memorial Hospital is pleased to offer Kaiser Permanente patients a pre-registration service. Expectant mothers should pre-register by the seventh month of pregnancy.

You can pre-register by coming to the Admitting Department on the first floor at CMH, at the conclusion of the Maternity tour or on-line at Both Spanish and English registration forms are available.

The Admitting department is open from 6:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. daily. You need the following information to pre-register:

  • Identification that includes your photograph and signature (such as your driver’s license).
  • Name of the Pediatrician/Family Practice Physician who will care for your infant.
  • Kaiser Permanente Member Card
  • Name of your employer
  • Admitting date/due date.
  • Social Security Number.
  • Emergency notification numbers.

For any questions on how to pre-register, please call 805-667-2845.