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Sample Birth plans

Birth plan basics from A Gift of Time: Continuing Your Pregnancy When Your Baby's Life Is Expected to Be Brief (Johns Hopkins University Press)


Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses perinatal bereavement resources, including sample perinatal palliative care birth plan

St. Joseph Hospital (Orange, Calif.) perinatal palliative care advance care plans in English and Spanish (Uploaded here with permission; see disclaimer.)


Texas Pediatric Society perinatal palliative care birth plan


University of North Carolina Center for Maternal and Fetal Health Perinatal Palliative Care Program birth plan (in English and Spanish) 

Birth/parenting plans from, a multilingual resource site

Sample birth plan in Spanish

Sample birth plan from String of Pearls, a perinatal palliative care support organization in the Denver area

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