Expectant Mothers

What to Bring

For Admission

  • –Maternity passbook
  • –Hospital card
  • –Health insurance card
  • –Medical interview sheet (distributed at a third trimester childbirth class)
  • –Admission consent form
  • –Admission application form
  • –Childbirth education literature
  • –Other forms for maternity allowance, etc.

For Your Stay

Daily Necessities
Personal items: 4-5 towels, 2 bath towels, tissues, breast pads, breastfeeding cotton gauze, approximately 10 handkerchiefs, toiletries, drinking cup, cutlery of choice, coins, travel alarm clock, wet wipes, toilet seat sanitizer, personal seal, indoor footwear (non-slip soles recommended, avoid slippers and sandals), headphones (for watching TV), writing tools
Items Provided by the Hospital
Sanitary napkins (medium, large, extra large), 2 pairs of postpartum underwear, alcohol pads, etc.
  • –If the provided allotment is insufficient, please bring your own.
Postpartum underwear, 1 or 2 button down full length dressing gowns, 1 gown, hara obi (a pregnancy sash made of a long white cotton strip), 1 waistnipper (a hara obi can also be used), 2 or 3 nursing bras
Nursing Items
2-3 nursing bras, breast pads, 10 muslin squares
Japan Obstetric Compensation System for Cerebral Palsy

Keio University Hospital is registered as a participant of the Japan Obstetric Compensation System for Cerebral Palsy.
We promptly provide monetary compensation to the families of babies with severe cerebral palsy related to brain injuries during childbirth. In addition to advancing prevention and early detection, we are improving the quality of maternity care by analyzing the causes of accidents and providing beneficial information that will aid in the prevention of similar cases in the future.

The Japan Obstetric Compensation System for Cerebral Palsy

Visiting Hours

GCU/Newborn Nursery

  Hours Mother Father Others
Holding 10:30a.m. - 11:00a.m. Only during hospitalization
Holding 1:00p.m. - 4:30p.m.
Window visit 3:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.
Window visit 6:30p.m. - 7:00p.m.

NICU Visits

  Hours Mother Father Others
Room Visits 10:30a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Room Visits 1:30p.m. - 7:00p.m.