As you plan for labor and delivery, the BirthCare Center at Florida Hospital DeLand can help make this experience one of the best moments of your life. Every part of our birthing services from our expert staff to the comfortable private rooms and even our parent education courses provides moms and families with top medical care in a calm environment.
Florida Hospital’s Obstetrics Team
Our dedication to providing mothers and their families with excellent medical care means you have our hospital's health professionals focused on your needs. You get peace of mind knowing their skills and experience are ready to assist you. The highly trained physicians and staff at Florida Hospital DeLand include these important medical professionals:
- Top OBGYNs
- 31 dedicated RNs & PRN RNS
- Eight dedicated scrub technicians
- One nurses aid
- Four Lactation support consultants
Private Labor and Delivery Rooms
Designed specifically for your comfort, our birthing suites feature a serene color palette, state-of-the-art equipment and safety features. This inviting environment makes labor and delivery more comfortable for you and your family.
In fact, our suites allow for visitors to share in the joyous moment. We also reduce stress on mothers by using one room comfortably for the whole process—labor, delivery and recovery.
Our suites include these important amenities:
- Six private labor and delivery rooms
- 12 private mother/baby rooms where moms, babies and dads can stay together
- Each room features a sofa chair, family meal area and TVs
- Two dedicated operating room suites
Newborn Care Birthing Services
Once baby arrives, our care continues to be sure mom and baby are doing well. Our highly specialized registered nurse provides care for your postpartum stay and encourages families to get involved and stay together. If any special needs arise after labor and delivery, our staff and nursery is equipped for critical care and stabilization. We also provide additional security using Code Alert sensors on newborns’ ankles.
Family Visitation for Labor and Delivery
We know how important is it for big brothers, big sisters and families to support mothers. Our facility is designed to facilitate this support. We encourage you to discuss your visitation needs when making your birthing plan so we can accommodate your wishes when possible.
Tour Our Facility
As you develop your birthing plan, Florida Hospital DeLand invites you to visit our obstetrics department to see the private suites and calming atmosphere for yourself. To schedule your free tour, simply give our education department a call at (386) 943-4567. You will also have the ability to tour our facility when you register for a parent education class.
Parent Education Courses and Newborn Evaluation Services
As part of our dedication to your wellness and happiness, Florida Hospital DeLand offers ongoing parent education courses and newborn services.
Free Newborn Evaluation
To be sure mother and baby get off to a good start, you can register for a free newborn evaluation within your first week home. For breastfeeding mothers, this visit will evaluate your newborn’s weight and other breastfeeding factors to be sure you and your baby are doing well. This opportunity is available to all mothers in our community in conjunction with pediatric care, and is complimentary for mothers who deliver at Florida Hospital DeLand.
“Pay as You Grow” Maternity Contract
We offer families short stay and Cesarean Section maternity program contracts for mothers and infants who meet certain criteria determined by a physician. These contracts are only available for those not covered by insurance. Call our financial counselor at (386) 943-4645 for more details.