Pregnancy Information

Healthy mom, healthy baby for Medicaid and Nevada Check Up members

Whether you’re a first-time mom or an experienced mom, the upcoming months will be filled with many emotions, questions and anticipated changes. Get simple answers to your everyday pregnancy questions and learn more about the resources available to you. Let’s get started.

Health in pregnancy

Take these steps to help you and your baby stay healthy throughout pregnancy.

Make an appointment with your doctor right away.

If you need help finding a doctor or scheduling an appointment, please call 1-800-962-8074, TTY 711.

Receive early and regular prenatal care.

Prenatal care is the care you get throughout your pregnancy. During your prenatal visits, your doctor will check on you and your baby to make sure he/she is growing healthy. It’s also a great time to get answers to any questions you may have about your pregnancy.

Pregnancy and New Baby Support Mobile App

Get pregnancy and parenting information on the go. Whether you’re pregnant or already have a little one, make the Tummy2Toddler app your go-to source for your everyday parenting journey.

Download the Tummy2Toddler app at no cost to track and monitor your pregnancy milestones and your baby’s first two years of development. Search “Tummy2Toddler” in your app store or text “baby” to 702-901-0800.

Get health care advice 24 hours a day.

Our 24/7 telephone advice nurse is ready to answer questions and help you decide whether to seek urgent care, emergency care, or schedule an appointment with your doctor. Just call 1-800-288-2264, TTY 711.

Get the pregnancy care you need, when you need it.

Health Plan of Nevada Medicaid has partnered with Women’s Health Associates of Southern Nevada (WHASN) Quick Care to ensure you’re able to be seen by an OB/GYN when you urgently need it. WHASN Quick Care is located at:
517 Rose Street
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Open Monday – Saturday, 8am – 8pm

Walk-ins are welcomed. For more information, log onto their website at vegasobgyn.com/women-s-clinic or call 702-438-4692.

Learn how to breastfeed your baby.

Breastfeeding support is available at no cost to members. For more information, please call 702-877-5356 or toll-free at 1-800-720-7253, TTY 711.

A healthy pregnancy improves your chances of a healthy birth

Find out how you can receive up to $60 in VISA gift cards for completing your prenatal and postpartum care appointments. Download the Healthy Pregnancy Rewards flyer (PDF) for more information. If you have any questions, please call our OB team toll-free at 1-844-851-7830, TTY 711.

Safe sleep is important for your new baby.

To learn more about safe sleep, watch the Baby Safe Sleep 2014 video by the Southern Nevada Health District.

We look forward to helping you have a healthy pregnancy. To learn more about our obstetrical (OB) case management program, view our informational brochure. If you have any questions, call our OB team at 1-844-851-7830.