The Birthplace at Bluffton Regional team is eagerly awaiting your arrival and excited to make your delivery experience a happy, healthy one. From our highly trained obstetrics team to our comfortable environment and caring staff, we're here to help you prepare for your labor, delivery and postpartum experience - all close to home.
The Bluffton Regional Medical Center medical staff includes a board certified OB/GYN physician. Women are cared for in private labor/delivery/recovery/postpartum suites and additional rooms that accommodate women with a wide range of medical needs.
Our private labor/delivery/recovery/postpartum suites feature:
- Natural light and soothing décor
- Sleeping accommodations for mom's birthing partner
- A private bathroom with shower
- A flat-screen TV
- Mini fridge and microwave
- Comfortable seating for family members
- A crib stocked with newborn supplies
If needed, Caesarean section deliveries are performed in surgical services. There is also a triage/observation area for the assessment and management of pregnancy-related or high-risk complications at any gestational age. Staff includes registered nurses trained in electronic fetal monitoring and certified in CPR and neonatal resuscitation.
The Birthplace supports rooming-in for all babies during the entire delivery and recovery period to promote bonding with new moms and family members and to establish breastfeeding. Our staff helps initiate and maintain breastfeeding with new moms who choose this preferred method of infant nutrition.