Why Choose St. Dominic's for Childbirth?
A Comfortable Setting for Delivery
Our private labor, delivery and recovery rooms are designed to provide a smooth and relaxing environment for your delivery. Each labor and delivery room features state-of-the-art equipment, a delivery bed, sofa, television and wireless Internet for you and your family. Our team of maternity specialists will be ready to share in the delivery of your miracle with the latest technology, caring hands and reassuring voices. Our nursing care will focus on your comfort and well-being, as well as that of your new baby and your family. Click here to view a video detailing Our Maternal/Newborn Center.
We encourage you to breastfeed your infant in the immediate postpartum period, if you wish.
We offer the support of excellent nurses to assist you with breastfeeding during your postpartum stay and after your discharge. Click here to view a video detailing the Lactation Support you'll receive from St. Dominic's or click here for more Lactation Resources.
Advanced Medical Care
We always anticipate and plan for a healthy baby. However, complications can occur. At these times, you want the most up-to-date technology and highly-skilled professionals available at a moment's notice. Our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides quality care with board-certified neonatologists and specially-trained nurses, social workers, respiratory, occupational and physical therapists.
The staff is dedicated to providing babies with the highest level of care. Parents are recognized as part of the healthcare team and are involved in every decision made regarding the care of their baby. Since we believe in the importance of good hearing, we provide hearing screenings for every baby born at our hospital. This is one more way we'll help your baby get off to a good start.
In the unlikely event mom needs extra care or is having any unexpected complications,
St. Dominic's is prepared with a fully-equipped adult Intensive Care Unit, keeping you as close
to your baby as possible.
Making Your Stay Comfortable
St. Dominic's offers amenities you and your family can enjoy during your stay. Cups coffee shops, a fully stocked Gift Shop with a selection of gifts for mom and baby, late-night dinners after the Cafeteria closes, a beautiful welcome gift for every mom and baby and much more.
The Spa at St. Dominic's offers pre- and post-natal massages and even in-room massages, manicures or pedicures for the new mom. For more information or to schedule an appointment with The Spa, call (601)200-5961. Prices vary and gift cards are available.
The Gift Shop offers flowers, balloons, keepsake gifts, etc. For your convenience, the Gift Shop accepts orders for flower arrangements and will deliver to your room. Call (601) 200-6707 for more information.
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