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We have now received four consecutive Best Hospitals awards in Obstetrics.

In addition to being a UNICEF Certified Baby Friendly Hospital, our Level III NICU allows you to rest assured that if you or your family ever need it, we are ready to deliver even our littlest, tiniest ones.

That makes those big sloppy baby kisses we all love so much even better than ever.

Please click here to view our calendar and sign-up for classes.
To register for classes or for more information please call
(859) 301-BABY.

Our comprehensive services, experienced and specialized staff, state-of-the-art equipment and beautiful birthing rooms are all reasons that tri-state families choose the Family Birth Place. Please take a moment to get acquainted with our services and you’ll feel confident in your choice when you choose St. Elizabeth Healthcare for you and your baby.
  • Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Ability to provide ventilation and other life-saving services to babies born under 32 weeks of gestation
  • 24/7 neonatology and perinatology care
  • Beautiful birthing suites with your comfort in mind
  • Prenatal and Pre-Pregnancy Care
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Click to play the NICU video tourLactation Consultants
  • Family Childbirth Education 
  • Women’s Outpatient Services
  • The Women’s Wellness Boutique
  • UNICEF - Certified Baby Friendly 
  • 24 hour anesthesia coverage
  • Maternal Fetal Specialists
  • Post Partum Care Center
The Family Birth Place at St. Elizabeth Edgewood features 33 newly renovated state-of-the-art Labor, Delivery, Recovery and Postpartum suites, a six bed recovery unit, six private triage rooms, four surgical suites and an eight bed prenatal area.

Beginning June 3, 2013, St. Elizabeth Healthcare’s Family Birth Place will be screening all newborns for Congenital Heart Disease (CHD). CHD is the most common birth defect in newborns consisting of an abnormal structure to the heart, which creates an abnormal blood flow pattern. Please click here for more information on this new screening policy that will ultimately assist in healthier babies.

The New Maternal Fetal Center is located on the third floor at St. Elizabeth Edgewood. The new center offers an ultrasound procedure room, six ultrasound rooms, five non-stress test beds, two rooms dedicated to the Diabetes Program, two large dedicated rooms to the Genetic Counseling Program, and may other amenities in one comfortable soothing location.

Public tours of the enhanced St. Elizabeth Edgewood Family Birth Place are offered one Sunday each month. To register for a tour, call (859) 301-BABY (2229).

St. Elizabeth Named 2013 Best Hospital in Obstetrics – Women’s Choice Award recognizes superior patient experience

WomenCertified® a national organization that helps women select the best businesses and organizations for products and services has named St. Elizabeth Healthcare one of its 2013 Best Hospitals for Obstetrics.

The award recognizes hospitals that provide extraordinary service to women and their families. Hospitals are selected, based on thousands of surveys with women, as well as the hospital’s performance on the Female Sales and Service Satisfaction Index, developed by WomenCertified and the Wharton School of Business.

This distinction demonstrates that St. Elizabeth’s OB services deliver the quality and patient experience women seek. For more information about the award, click here.


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