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Outstanding bedside care in comfortable surroundings

couple with babySouthwest General provides excellent, family-centered maternity care. Families delivering at Southwest General can expect:

  • Large labor and delivery rooms with high-tech equipment and private baths
  • Private postpartum rooms beautifully decorated in soft, soothing colors
  • Two nurses present at every delivery, one for mom and one just for baby
  • A Constant Care Nursery for any newborn who requires incubator support
  • Easy access to advanced maternity and neonatal services through our partners at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital
  • Assistance with breastfeeding:
    • All nurses are trained to offer help with and encourage and support 24-hour breastfeeding
    • A lactation consultant on site to help with breastfeeding
  • Kangaroo Care, a special technique for bonding with your baby
  • The choice to "room in" and keep your baby with you or have your baby cared for in the Nursery when you need your rest.
  • Overnight stays for dads who want to be with mom and baby. Dad receives a complimentary breakfast the next morning.
  • Appetizing and nutritious meals as well as access to a kitchen on the unit where patients can help themselves to snacks and beverages
  • Newborn home visit program for eligible moms. Specially trained Home Health Services nurses visit to make sure mom and baby are doing well

We invite you to come and see the comfortable surroundings and judge the quality of Southwest General's Maternity Services for yourself! To request a call from our maternity coordinator for more information, or to arrange a free tour, call 440-816-5050.