Labor and Delivery Unit

The Labor and Delivery Unit provides care for routine and high-risk obstetrical patients. We believe that every birth is a significant lifetime event and are committed to nurturing the infant, patient and new family. We provide critical care in a compassionate manner in order to ensure a quality transition for the family.

Patient Population

  • All pregnant patients

Number of Beds

  • 17 Labor and Delivery rooms
  • 3 Operating Rooms
  • 5 Recovery Spaces

Nurse/Patient Ratio

  • AM shift -1:1
  • PM shift - 1:1


  • 8a-8p and 8p-8a

Skill Mix

  • Registered Nurse - 85%
  • Patient Care Technician - 15%

Nursing Unit Orientation

  • 8 weeks with on going class requirements for 1 year