Family Birthing Center
In Their Words
Learn more about the state-of-the-art Care in the Family Birthing Center at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.
The Chipain Family
The Chipain family of Elmhurst could not be happier with their two beautiful bundles of joy as well as the care they received at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital's Family Birthing Center.
It's Childbirth, Naturally
Having already delivered her son, Henry, without medication and with the help of a midwife, a licensed and advanced practice nurse, she knew that she wanted a repeat performance.
And Then There Were Three
These days, most mothers-to-be come to the hospital ready with their birthing plan. They know where they want to deliver - such as in a bed, the whirlpool or on a birthing stool - whom they want with them and whether or not they want pain medication.
Ready for Anything
This is why we have physicians on duty 24 hours a day. And it's why all of us here go through extensive team-based training and practice with drills. We all know our roles and can act quickly, but not every hospital can