Ranked No. 5 by U.S News & World Report
UAB Medicine’s obstetrics & gynecology program ranked No. 5 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for 2022-2023 and UAB Medicine was ranked as the No. 1 hospital in Alabama.
Fifth Consecutive Magnet Designation
UAB Medicine was recognized as a Magnet-designated organization for the fifth consecutive time by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognition Program.
Baby-Friendly USA designated UAB Medicine as a Baby-Friendly birth facility for providing the optimal level of care for breastfeeding mothers and their babies.
Infant Safe Sleep Designation
The UAB Women & Infants Center earned the Cribs for Kids Bronze National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification for 2021.
National Institutes of Health Funding
National Institutes of Health research funding for the UAB Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology ranked No. 10 in the country for 2020, with $6.4 million.
Guinness World Records
UAB Hospital delivers record-breaking premature baby at only 21 weeks and one day gestation.
U.S. News 2022-2023 Best Hospital for Maternity
UAB Hospital has earned the highest possible rating for Maternity Care making it a U.S. News 2022-2023 Best Hospital for Maternity.