Thirty-one NICU babies, eight women and three newborns were transferred to
"Move Day itself required more than a year of planning," said
"The move went off without a hitch and all patients are safe and sound in the new Women's Pavilion," said
The Women's Pavilion includes the women's services departments previously located at
Additionally, the Women's Pavilion features The Perkin Alternative Birthing Center, which will open in late December. The Perkin Alternative Birthing Center is the only hospital-based alternative birthing center in the region. A staff of Certified Nurse Midwives will provide mothers with a natural, holistic birth experience in a homelike environment with comfortable beds and birthing tubs.
Ochsner will continue to provide women's services at its hospitals on the
"As the state's largest nonprofit healthcare system, this move affords us the opportunity to serve more women and families across the Gulf South region. The capacity made available at the
Just hours after the move was complete, the first baby,
For more information, please visit OchsnerBabies.org or call 1-866-OCHSNER.
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Image with caption: "The Women's Pavilion features The Perkin Alternative Birthing Center, which is the only hospital-based alternative birthing center in the region. A staff of Certified Nurse Midwives will provide mothers with a natural, holistic birth experience in a homelike environment with comfortable beds and birthing tubs." Image available at: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131209/MM30302-b
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