• About The Birth Place

  • Find out why everyone’s talking about The Birth Place at St. Mary-Corwin.

    It will be a moment you’ll never forget. And that’s why, when you meet your little one for the first time, we want it to be just perfect. A safe, beautiful experience that brings together the best of medical science and our never-lost sense of wonder. Whether you want deluxe pampering, an all-natural experience, or need high-level expertise for a complicated pregnancy, we deliver. Find out why families have been delivering their new little ones at The Birth Place for more than 130 years.

    Be Confident

    Go ahead. Breathe that sigh of relief. You’ll be surrounded by experts every step of the way—and will understand why patients recommend The Birth Place at St. Mary-Corwin to their family and friends.

    • Around-the-clock, on-site expertise. Our mother/baby provider team is supported by physicians and nurse practitioners ready for rapid response if needed.
    • Award-winning care. We are recognized as one of the first hospitals in the nation to receive the Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Specialty+® Center for Maternity Care. Learn more about this award.
    • Obstetrical anesthesia—24/7. No matter what type of comfort measures you choose, our team of in-house anesthesiologists is always available. We also offer alternative pain-management options.
    • Breastfeeding support.  Along with the American Academy of Pediatrics, we believe that breastfeeding offers the best nutrition for babies. We help our new mothers breastfeed within one hour of giving birth.
    • Expertise in high-risk pregnancies. Screenings, genetic counseling, pregnancy management, diagnostics, diabetes education and management, education, pre-pregnancy consultations and research initiatives are available to help moms with high-risk pregnancies.
    • Level IIB Nursery. If your baby needs expert care in a high-risk situation, you’ll be glad you chose The Birth Place with the assurance your baby is in good hands.
    • Surgical suites for cesarean births. These are reserved just for moms, to make sure they’re ready if you need them. Our C-section rate consistently ranks better than the national average and our vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) rate is a testament to significant expertise.
    • Education. It may all be new to you, but rest easy knowing our experts can coach you along the way. We offer prenatal and family education classes to meet the needs of first-time parents and growing families. Call 719-557-5544 to register.

  • Preparing for delivery day.

    We want the experience to be all that you hope for. Call us today at 719-557-5544 to meet one-on-one with a Birth Place specialist to discuss your delivery.

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