Specializing in Bundles of Joy
St. Jude Medical Center is a leader in offering the absolute best care
to both mother and newborn - you might say we specialize in "happily
ever after." In fact, every detail needed to offer your family the
best possible start is here:
A few of the reasons why so many families choose St. Jude
Our board certified
obstetricians and specially trained nurses are experts in helping ensure a healthy baby
while creating a warm and supportive environment.
- Spacious, private rooms offer small details - like flat screen TVs, beautiful
nighttime views and a sitting area complete with sleeper sofa - to make
the experience special for you and those close to you. Take a virtual tour.
We offer today's newest concepts in helping newborns thrive, including
innovative mother-baby bonding techniques, such as our popular
For high-risk pregnancies, our
Fetal Diagnostic Center provides the expertise of nationally recognized perinatologists to consult
with your obstetrician and help monitor your pregnancy.
If needed, our highly respected
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - staffed 24 hours a day/7 days a week by CHOC-affiliated neonatologists
- offers state-of-the-art care and remarkable outcomes for the tiniest
- St. Jude Medical Center has been designated as a Baby-Friendly Hospital
by Baby-Friendly, USA. The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative is a global
program sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United
Nation's Children's Fund (UNICEF) to encourage and recognize hospitals
and birthing centers that offer an optimal level of care for infant feeding.This
means our team of nurses, physicians, lactation specialists, and other
staff are committed to promoting breast milk as the best nutrition for
babies. they give mothers the information, confidence and skills needed
to successfully initiate and continue breastfeeding.