For Partner/Support Person: Memory Catchers: phone, camera, or video camera. Don’t forget batteries, chargers, or memory cards for these devices. Also, a baby book for footprints.
Comfortable shoes and changes of clothes.List with phone numbers of people you want to update or tell about the birth.Snacks or money/change for vending machine, or credit card for food at cafeteria.Something to read or pass the time.Toiletries.Notebook and pen.
For Baby: An installed car seat. You can’t drive your baby home without one! Have a rear-facing car seat properly installed ahead of time and know how to buckle your baby in correctly.
A going home outfit. A couple of other outfits (different sizes) just in case you want them to wear their own clothes.