Doctor holding a chart and ready to provide assistance to pregnant patient.

Provider Information

When it comes to babies, optimal patient care begins before conception. Help Texas women get healthy now, before a baby is on the way, and show fathers how being involved helps ensure better birth outcomes and a healthy child. Someday Starts Now offers tools health care providers can use to help their patients make healthy decisions today so they can be ready for a baby in the future. Providers may download birth and life plan templates, posters, a patient worksheet and an FAQ. Training videos will help providers recognize opportunities to talk about important aspects of the preconception period with their patients. The videos highlight the important messages providers can pass on, discuss or share in their waiting rooms.