Teen and Pregnant Program
The Teen and Pregnant Program (TaP) provides prenatal and postpartum care for pregnant women up the age of 21 and 6 months of age.
As a patient in the Teen Pregnancy Clinic, you:
- Meet with a doctor, nurse practitioner, social worker and dietitian
- Participate in Centering Pregnancy (group care) where you can meet other pregnant teens
- Understand safe sleep practices and other ways to care for your baby
- Sign up for home visiting, WIC and other programs
- Learn about how to have a healthy pregnancy and healthy habits
- Learn about balancing parenthood with school and relationships
- Choose the best birth control after baby’s birth to prevent another pregnancy
Parental consent is required at first visit for patients under the age of 18.
Teen and Pregnant Program- Livingston Ambulatory Center
380 Butterfly Gardens Drive
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: (614) 355-6350
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. with expanded hours Tuesday until 7:30 p.m.
Linden Primary Care Center
1390 Cleveland Ave.
Columbus, OH 43211
Hours: Monday and Friday, 8 a.m. - noon
Your Care Team
TaP follows a multi-disciplinary approach to providing prenatal care. We work together as a team to assess patient needs and deliver services. Each team member has a unique role in the program.
Your care team may include:
Physician/ Advanced Practice Nurse (APN)
Provides clinical prenatal and postpartum care
Monitors you and your baby's health throughout pregnancy
Registered Nurse/ Medical Assistant
Performs nursing assessment of prenatal/post-partum patients:
Provides patient education regarding contraception/LARC, safe sleep, labor precautions, breastfeeding, newborn care, etc.
Identifies and provides resources to address patients’ concrete needs and overcome barriers to care
Performs initial dietary assessment
Helps patients reduce poor dietary habits and improve good health and wellness
If you have an urgent question or concern after the clinic is closed, please call your delivery hospital Labor and Delivery Unit:
Doctor’s West Hospital
Phone: (614) 544-1007
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Phone: (614) 544-8024
Grant Medical Center
Phone: (614) 566-9241
Mount Carmel East Hospital
Phone: (614) 234-6000
Mount Carmel Grove City Hospital
Phone: (614) 663-5000
Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital
Phone: (614) 898-4216
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Phone: (614) 566-5388
Wexner Medical Center (OSU)
Phone: (614) 293-8497
If you have not chosen a hospital for delivery, please call The Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University: (614) 293-8045.
Inside The Teen & Pregnant Program
Meet Our Team
Each Teen and Pregnant (TaP) staff member has a unique role in helping meet our patients' needs. Meet the Teen & Pregnant team.
Teen and Pregnant (TaP) Patient Journey
Learn what to expect at TaP visits during the first, second and third trimester, as well as after delivery.
Pregnancy Support Guide
A Teen's Guide to a Positive Pregnancy
Download this useful guide for information and resources on pregnancy.