Counseling on Immediate Postpartum LARC
Timing of Contraceptive Counseling
When is the best time to discuss postpartum contraception? Counseling can be provided at all times described below, depending on patient preferences and goals.
- Prenatal care – Optimally, counseling beings during this time
- Intrapartum – Reinforce themes from prenatal counseling
- Postpartum – Opportunity for more education
Learn more about clinical considerations for providing LARC immediately postpartum