Documentation the Hospital Social Worker Needs to Provide to the Adoption Agency:
- Medical Records or report on the child.
- Birth Verification showing how the child’s name will be registered with Vital Records.
- Voluntary Release for Adoption of a Surrendered Newborn by Parent.
- Voluntary Medical Background Form for a Surrendered Newborn.
In the space for Emergency Service Provider Observations DOCUMENT:
Mother Understands she is surrendering her baby for adoption.
Mother was given the FACT Sheet.
Mother was asked to sign the Release and complete the Medical Background form.
Mother was asked to identify father and her response (be sure to note if she was unable or unwilling to do so).