Pregnancy Resource Center offers different kinds of support and resources to women facing unplanned pregnancies. They begin by offering a free urine-based pregnancy test that is administered by one of their staff or registered nurses to confirm the pregnancy. The tests are lab-certified, and patients receive a ‘verification’ from medical personnel or a ‘confirmation’ in the absence of a medical professional. Only qualified physicians diagnose pregnancy at the facility.
Afterward, they provide patients with useful information through peer-to-peer counseling to help them decide what they would like to do moving forward. In the process, they match them with counselors with first-hand experience dealing with unplanned pregnancies. The counselor advises and advocates for the patient while helping them navigate their mixed emotions by listening to them. The professionals also paint a clear picture of the pros and cons of pro-life and pro-choice decisions. Patients who choose not to keep their pregnancy are referred to a reliable organization where they can get the services they need for the next step.
Pregnancy Resource Center offers ultrasounds to patients who choose to keep their pregnancies. They have free limited ultrasounds for the first and second trimesters to confirm the intrauterine pregnancy with a fetal heart rate. The service also provides information on pregnancy dating to determine a reliable estimate of the conception and birth dates. The ultrasounds are administered by registered nurses with specialized training in limited obstetric ultrasound and reviewed by the clinic’s medical doctors.
The Pregnancy clinic uses advanced technologies and reliable products for each service. Confidentiality and integrity are paramount values when treating patients. The staff is keen to create a relaxed, non-judgmental environment where patients can express their situations to receive the guidance they need during that challenging time.
The clinic representative had this to say about their services,
“We have a fantastic team of trained peer-to-peer pregnancy counselors ready to listen and advocate for you. During an unplanned pregnancy, decision-making can be difficult because of the wide range of emotions that can be experienced. You may be struggling to determine what the best next steps are for you. We believe that no one organization can provide everything that’s needed to support an unplanned pregnancy. That’s why we refer to over 70 local agencies throughout the tri-county area that provide everything from schooling to medical services, housing, drug and alcohol treatment, clothing and more”
Pregnancy Resource Center offers other services like testing for STIs like Chlamydia and Gonorrhea. The tests are free, convenient, and confidential, in line with the CDC’s recommendation for testing different age groups, especially those above 25 years. They have limited treatment for Chlamydia and can provide useful referrals for intense treatment plans.
Patients can easily access Pregnancy Resource Center online to book an appointment. Contact the team by calling 503-777-7097. Visit the clinic’s website for more information about Pregnancy Resource Center and its pregnancy resources like testing, counseling, referrals, and ultrasounds.
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