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Expecting a baby is a special time for you and your family and FHN is proud to be a part of your experience. At FHN, we believe that warmth and compassion are important components of superior healthcare, and we want you to feel comfortable in your surroundings.
FHN offers a birthing experience that respects a mother's choices, allowing her and her family, for example, to remain in one private room for labor, delivery, recovery and post-partum care. FHN Family Birthing Center's home-like birthing rooms are equipped with the latest equipment to help your delivery go smoothly. If you need a cesarean delivery, your partner may remain with you in the FHN Family Birthing Center Operating Room with your physician's permission.
Our Women's Health Hospitalist team means that no matter when your labor begins, there is a caring, experienced Ob/Gyn specialist at the Family Birthing Center to care for you and your baby. And because all of our Ob/Gyn hospitalists are part of FHN's Women's Health team, they're ready to work with your provider and you for the best, healthiest birth experience possible.
Our Family Birthing Center staff offers three classes to families expecting a baby: