Compassionate care throughout your entire journey. That’s MemorialCare. Our three MemorialCare maternity centers deliver nearly 10,000 babies each year by an award-winning, experienced team that treats you like family and helps you choose the birthing plan that’s right for you.
Offering 24/7 coverage by physician specialists, including maternal-fetal medicine specialists, neonatologists, and OB hospitalists, for peace of mind. Specialty-certified nurses. Private birthing suites. And on-site Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) for newborns requiring extra care. Growing your family starts with a closer bond with your care team. That’s why better care is born here.
The Cherese Mari Laulhere BirthCare Center at MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach includes Level IV maternity center and level IV NICU, Private rooms and Extremely Low Birthweight Program for babies less than 2 lbs.
The Childbirth Center at MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center offers OB Emergency Department, Level II NICU and Certified Nurse Midwives.
The Women’s Hospital at MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center offers Private Labor-Delivery-Recovery-Postpartum (LDRP) suites, Natural birthing suites with hydrotherapy labor pools and Level III NICU.
Are You Ready for Pregnancy?
Choosing an OB/GYN
Your OB/GYN may be the most important health care partner you ever have. They’ll see you through some of the most significant times in your life: menstruation, PMS, conception, childbirth and menopause.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
All three of MemorialCare’s maternity centers offer an on-site Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to provide an extra level of support for newborns.
Expert Care for High-Risk Pregnancies
Maternal-fetal medicine specialists are on staff to care for moms with high-risk pregnancies before and during delivery, as well as providing support during high-risk deliveries.
Review our comprehensive maternity guide to answer some of the most commonly asked questions during pregnancy.
Specialized, Experienced Nurses Providing Respectful Maternal Care
All three locations have been designated a Magnet hospital, the highest and most prestigious international distinction a healthcare organization can achieve for nursing excellence.
Babyscripts MyJourney Pregnancy App
We’ve partnered with Babyscripts myJourney to provide you with an app designed to educate, engage, and inspire you through every step of your pregnancy and postpartum journey.
Obstetrical Emergency Department (OB ED)
The OB EDs at Orange Coast Medical Center and Saddleback Medical Center (coming soon) offer enhanced coverage by 24/7 obstetrics specialists for pregnant women with obstetrical concerns, such as abdominal pain, abnormal vaginal bleeding, decreased fetal movement, concerns about pre-term labor, and more.