Obstetrical Services

Welcome to the Obstetrical Department at Huntington Hospital. Here, the gentle hands of caring professionals help your infant into the world. Right in your suite, these caregivers have immediate access to the most advanced equipment and monitoring systems, welcoming baby more safely.

Our obstetrical department offers eight combined labor, delivery and recovery rooms (LDRs) for vaginal birth. 24-hour obstetrical, neonatology, and anesthesia services are available in-house.

Following delivery, mother and baby share the same room during their hospital stay. This innovative postpartum care program called couplet care, ensuring that mothers' and babies' needs are addressed in concert, also allows new mothers to participate in their babies' early care and development.

Obstetrical services at Huntington Hospital include Labor and Delivery, Postpartum Care, Fetal Surgery, a High-Risk Pregnancy Unit and access to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). We also offer a number of parent support services, which you can learn more about below.

For a physician referral call: (800) 903-9233.

Want to Take a Childbirth & Parenting Class?

We offer classes for expecting and new parents. These classes are taught at the Huntington Hospital located in Pasadena, California.

Click here to find our list of classes and schedule.

Birth Forms and Handouts

To print out the Labor & Delivery Pre-Registration form, CLICK HERE

To print out the Birth at Huntington Information letter, CLICK HERE

To print out Your Personal Maternity checklist, CLICK HERE

To print out the Labor Preferences form, CLICK HERE

To print out the Personal Medication form, CLICK HERE

Interested in Learning More? Take an In-Person or Virtual Tour

In-Person Tour and Orientation

We have designed the orientation and tour of Labor and Delivery and Maternity to help you plan for birth at Huntington Hospital. The Orientation presentation will provide you with information, handouts, and forms selected to simplify your registration, admission and birth experience. Small groups will then tour Labor and Delivery and Maternity and have the opportunity to meet with an RN assigned to the individual unit. The RN will provide information specific to each unit as well as answers to your individual questions.

View Maternity Orientation and Tour schedule in our Calendar of Events.

The Maternity Orientation and Tour is offered:

  • The first Sunday of each month at 2 pm and the third Monday of each month at 7 pm (excluding holiday weekends).
  • Note that our Maternity Orientation and Tour will NOT be offered on Sunday, January 3, 2016 (due to New Year’s), Sunday, July 3, 2016 (due to Independence Day), or on Sunday, September 4, 2016 (due to Labor Day).

Here’s some important information about the Orientation and Tour

  • No reservations are required.
  • Free of charge.
  • Lasts approximately 1 ½ hours.
  • Designed for the expectant mother and one guest. We ask that you not bring children.
  • Held in the Braun Auditorium located in the La Vina Building. Take the elevator to the Ground Floor and follow the signs for Braun Auditorium.
  • Park in the North Parking Lot located off of California Blvd. on the north side of the hospital and enter through the main lobby. For more directions and parking information, visit our Find Us page.

Virtual Tour

Can't join the in-person tour? Participate in a Maternity Tour and Orientation from the comfort of your own home! The virtual tour plus printable forms will provide you with much of the information you would receive at our regular, in-person Maternity Orientation and Tours.

For an interactive Birth at Huntington Hospital virtual maternity tour, click here.

maternity virtual tour graphic

Meet Your Care Team

We know that peace of mind is important, so we have implemented a laborist program that offers around-to-clock support for pregnant women, their newborn babies and their families 365 days a year. The laborist program offers specialized obstetric services to ensure the very best, most timely care for expectant mothers. We have partnered with an OB Hospitalist group to ensure Board Certified OB/GYN obstetric hospitalists are on-site at all times to provides these services.

Learn more about our OB Hospitalist Group.

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