Having Your Baby at St. Jude
Beautiful, private rooms
Spacious rooms offer warmth and comfort, while also accommodating today's newest monitoring technology. Small details like sunlight-filled rooms, flat screen TVs, beautiful nighttime views, sleeper sofa and a sitting area make the experience both comfortable and special for you and those close to you. The result is the best possible start for new families.
Advances in Care
The Southwest Tower offers one of Southern California's most advanced clinical environments. Two entire floors of maternity services provide the most successful concepts in caring for mom and baby. From a highly sophisticated Fetal Diagnostic Center to help high-risk pregnancies reach full-term, to innovative new mother-baby bonding techniques, you can have the confidence that comes from being in the very best hands. This state-of-the-art tower brings together every element of today's most innovative matern
Moms in labor will check in at the Harbor Lobby. Self-parking is available right outside the Harbor Lobby entrance making it convenient for both mom and dad.
How We Measure Success
While our physicians and nurses can point to a long list of awards and recognition-including recently being named one of the nation's best hospitals in clinical excellence-there is no achievement that makes us more proud than nurturing and safeguarding the health of each baby born at St. Jude. Designated as baby friendly,” joining the five percent of hospitals nationwide who hold this designation, St. Jude specializes in bringing happy, healthy (and rambunctious) children into the world.
Comfortable Waiting Area
Friends and family are an important part of any celebration! Here, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends can wait for the new baby in a comfortable waiting room located just down the hall from Labor/Delivery.
Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
If needed, our widely respected Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is just steps away. Staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by CHOC-affiliated neonatologists and a highly skilled nursing staff, our Level III NICU offers the expertise and state-of-the-art capabilities to help even the smallest of babies thrive.
Spacious Private Bathroom and Shower
Each one of our beautifully appointed rooms is equipped with a spacious private bathroom and shower.
Sophisticated Information Systems
Sophisticated information systems are seamlessly involved in improving almost every aspect of your care, including allowing your doctor to order and review test results with the touch of a computer screen; continuously monitor or adjust medications; and ensure your care matches or exceeds national best practices.