Beginning Right Maternity
The Beginning Right maternity program, available to employees and dependents enrolled in an HISD medical plan, helps give your baby a healthy start in life.

Once you enroll, you have access to nurse case managers and a wealth of knowledge and guidance covering everything from prenatal care, labor and delivery to newborn care, breastfeeding and postpartum depression.


Here’s a look at what’s included:

  • A voluntary pregnancy risk survey conducted by phone when you call to enroll
  • Educational materials, in English and Spanish, including specialized information for Dad or a partner
  • Web-based materials and access to certain program services through Women’s Health
  • Care coordination by obstetrical nurses
  • Smoke-free Moms-to-be® smoking cessation program
  • Preterm labor education
  • Breastfeeding support services


Enroll in your first trimester and receive a copy of the Mayo Clinic’s Guide to Pregnancy.

For more information about the program, call 800-CRADLE-1 (800-272-3531).

For any benefits question or concern, one call does it all.
Call us at 877-780-HISD (4473)