Baby Essentials | UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids

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Pediatric Urgent Care - Cedar Rapids

855 A Avenue NE
Suite 300A
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402

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Urgent Care - Anamosa

1795 Hwy 64 East
Anamosa, Iowa 52205

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Urgent Care - Hiawatha

1001 N. Center Point Road
Suite A
Hiawatha, Iowa 52233

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Urgent Care - Marion

2992 7th Ave.
Marion, Iowa 52302

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Urgent Care - Westside

2375 Edgewood Rd SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404

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Welcome home baby

Besides calling for your unending love and attention, your baby is going to need a few basics. Listed below are a few items you may find helpful to have on hand.

Clothing

You may find it helpful to have these few clothing items on hand before the arrival of your baby:

  • Diapers (newborn size)
  • Onesies
  • Undershirts
  • Socks
  • Bibs
  • Sleep sack
  • Sleepers

Baby toiletries

It is important that your baby stays clean and well moisturized. While out shopping, pick up these necessary supplies:
  • Baby wipes - unscented and alcohol free
  • Ultra-mild baby wash
  • Baby shampoo
  • Diaper rash ointment

Medicine cabinet supplies

While it's important to keep your baby clean and sanitary, it's also important to keep your baby healthy. Consider purchasing these supplies for the baby's medicine cabinet:
  • Non aspirin liquid pain reliever
  • Digital thermometer
  • Infant safety manicure scissors or clippers
  • Cotton balls
  • Gas-relieving drops
  • Nasal aspirator bulb syringe for cleaning out a stuffy nose
  • Cotton tipped applicators
For additional information please contact your baby's health care provider.