April Thompson wanted a natural childbirth and her 8-year-old daugther who had waited years for a sibling wanted to be there for the birth. April's husband, Brandon, wanted a safe birth for their twins. They found everything they were looking for at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess County families choose HVHC for many reasons. The hospital supports birth plans as unique as the babies they help bring into the world. HVHC offer deliveries by obstetricians and midwives, welcome doulas and encourage mothers-to-be to keep the people they want at their side.