Why choose our Women & Children services?

SAMC’s women and children services provide the following:

  • Childbirth Education – Helping families prepare for childbirth and caring for their new baby.
  • A state-of-the-art Family Birth Center – Providing family-centered healthcare to women and their infants during normal, as well as high-risk, pregnancies and births.
  • Maternity/Couplet Care – SAMC nurses are professionally trained to provide couplet care. Mom and baby are cared for in the same room until both go home.
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) – The region’s only advanced NICU staffed by expert neonatologists.
  • Pediatric Care – Highly-trained pediatric hospitalists provide individualized care to pediatric inpatients and emergency patients.
  • Educational and networking programs – Created exclusively for women, these include Breastfeeding, Lamaze, Baby Safety, Sibling, Traveling with Baby and other programs.
  • Comprehensive Breast Center – The center offers women a spa-like experience, with a friendly staff, private and comfortable waiting areas, and mammograms that can be performed in 15 minutes.