Tour The Family Birthplace
When you arrive between the hours of 4:00 pm and 7:00 am please go to the Emergency/Outpatient entrance of the hospital. This registration area is staffed 24 hours a day. During the day time and early evening, use the main Inpatient entrance and stop at the registration desk. Be sure you have pre-registered for the hospital. These forms can be obtained from your doctor's office.
4th floor/Family Birth Place: Main lobby plus additional end wing areas are available for labor support person/s. Vending and seating are available on the sky bridge.
Additional waiting areas available for extended family include: cafeteria, public corridors and gathering spots on 1st floor or lower level, and day surgery waiting area.
With 31 Labor Delivery Recovery Postpartum (LDRP) rooms available, each room is equipped to assist mom with a vaginal birth. From the time mom is admitted, to the time she goes home, she can expect to stay with her labor partner and baby all in the same room. A couch or fold-out chair is available for the labor partner to sleep on. Siblings must stay overnight with another family member while mom and her partner are at the hospital.
Birth Room Shower
Every room comes with its own bathroom/shower. The shower is equipped with a seat for your comfort to use during labor, or after the baby is born.
The Family Birthplace has two surgical suites for all cesarean sections. Mom can choose only one person to be with her during the operation.
The Family Birthplace has two Jacuzzi tubs located on the floor for hydrotherapy during labor.
Healthy Beginnings Care Center (formerly ABC Clinic), is a breastfeeding support center for parents and their newborns. The appointment will be scheduled before patients leave the hospital after delivery. To enhance the patient experience, the center will be open additional hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Patients will have the opportunity for up to six infant visits (if necessary) with the original physician referral.
Also of interest...
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit »
- Maternal Health Services »
- Children's Village »
- Pediatrics »
- Newborn Photos »
- Sign-up for our pregnancy e-Newsletter. »
- Sign-up for our new parent e-Newsletter. »
- Send a Cheer Card »
- Register For Childbirth Education Online and Pay With Credit/Debit Card »
- Register For Childbirth Education Online paying with Medical Coupon/Cash/Check »
- Lotsa Helping Hands »
When Friends and Family Need Help
- La Leche League »
- Centers for Disease Control - Infants and Toddlers »