Center for Women & Infant Health
The Safest Place to Have Your Baby, Just Got Safer
Area’s only Level III Neonatal ICU
Why Choose Halifax Health?
- Area’s only OB Diagnostics Department where we have a Perinatologist available 24/7 to care for high risk pregnancies.
- Area’s only OB Emergency Department, where in the case your private OB/GYN physician is not available we have Board Certified OB/GYN physicians on-site 24/7 to care for you and your baby.
- Area’s only Anesthesiologist in-house and on property 24/7 that is available specifically for Labor & Delivery.
- Area’s only Neonatologist coverage 24 hours a day and Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (NNP) on site 24/7.
- Lactation Support provided on-site via 4 International board certified Lactation Consultants.
- Area’s only Level III Neonatal ICU and Inpatient Pediatric ICU
Women & Infant Health Services
Becoming a parent is one of life’s greatest joys. Our team of board-certified OB/GYN physicians are dedicated to ensuring your birthing experience is safe, happy and healthy. We are committed to providing a secure, serene birthing experience that respects your desires, the desires of your family and the desires of your physician. We focus on individualized patient care and are backed by the clinical expertise necessary to ensure your labor and delivery go as smoothly as possible.
As the only Level III Neonatal ICU in Volusia, Flagler, St. Johns, Brevard, Lake and Seminole counties, we’re ready and equipped to care for you and your baby. Halifax Health – Center for Women and Infant Health is able to care for premature babies born earlier than 28 weeks and smaller than two pounds, or 1,000 grams, as well as full-term babies who need more focused care.
Our goal is – and has always been – to provide the highest quality of care close to home, because that’s exactly where you and your baby belong.
Each expectant mother’s journey through pregnancy is unique and some may require to be seen by a physician that specialize in high risk pregnancies called a maternal fetal specialist, or Perinatologist. Halifax Health is the only hospital in the area that has a Prenatal Diagnostics Center with Perinatologists available 24/7. Our Perinatologists work in conjunction with your private OB/GYN to create an individualized care plan that ensures the safety of you and your baby.
Whether this is your first child or fourth, we understand that as an expecting mother you always have questions about the best way to care for your newborn. As such, our facility is equipped with educators who are qualified to address your questions. When you choose Halifax Health, you will receive professional guidance on how to best care for your newborn. We will cover a broad range of topics including what to expect in your newborn’s appearance, breastfeeding and how to sooth your child. If you are an expecting mother seeking to become educated, equipped and empowered, review our parent education classes. We can help you prepare for life’s most special moments.
During pregnancy, the last thing you want to think about is experiencing an emergency, or that your private OB/GYN won’t be available when you go into labor. These scenarios are difficult to prepare for, but thankfully at Halifax Health we have you covered. Halifax Health is the area’s first and only OB Emergency Department that is partnered with the largest OB/GYN hospitalist provider, Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG). In the case of an emergency, or if your private OB/GYN is not available, the Ob Hospitalists are on-site 24/7, are all Board Certified and are highly skilled in a variety of different delivery techniques. When it comes to the safety of you and your baby, seconds matter and so does experience.
Premier Women & Infant Health Services
As a parent, we understand that one of your greatest desires is to ensure your baby receives the best possible care. Since 1928, Halifax Health has been helping generations of expecting mothers welcome their babies into this world in a safe and comfortable environment. We deliver comprehensive care from pregnancy to delivery, even for the most complicated pregnancies. If you are seeking elite, patient-centered women and infant health care services, you have come to the right place. We would be proud to help you keep your loved one safe, healthy and protected. Our team of board certified medical experts have the in-depth training and resources necessary to ensure your family remains happy and healthy.
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Capable of Caring for You Through Complicated Pregnancies
Having a child is one of life’s greatest moments, but pregnancy can be full of challenges. Whether you are experiencing bleeding during pregnancy, preterm labor, preeclampsia, or gestational diabetes, Halifax Health is here to support you throughout this journey. We are home to the area’s only Level III Neonatal ICU, which makes us uniquely prepared to handle obstacles that might present themselves during your pregnancy. Let us deliver the comprehensive care you deserve.