Adoption Law: At the Hospital

The hospital adoption process varies depending on which hospital you choose. Make sure you understand it well in advance of the due date.

The hospital adoption process should be fairly straightforward
When parents adopt domestically, their family's beginning is often at a hospital — where they meet their newborn son or daughter for the first time. This "hospital experience" is an important part of the family's adoption story. Careful planning and preparation will ensure that the wishes of all those involved, birth parents and adoptive parents, are respected and carried out — and that time spent together at the hospital will be remembered fondly. Before the birth The hospital should be ...

An adoption attorney explains the legal steps surrounding your child’s birth when you adopt domestically.

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