Maternity Services in Wilmington

Compassionate Guidance from Pregnancy to Postpartum Care

Preparing for the birth of your baby is an exciting, and sometimes overwhelming, experience. Whether you are adding to a growing family or you are expecting your first child, having a capable hand guiding you through the process is a tremendous asset. At Saint Francis Healthcare, we are known for our exceptional quality and providing patients with personal care that caters to mothers' and newborns' unique needs. Our private birthing rooms offer mothers a relaxing atmosphere as they go through labor and delivery, and each is equipped with a fetal monitoring system and warming bed for your new baby.

The High Quality Care You & Your Baby Deserve

We make sure mothers have access to all the tools necessary for a successful delivery. In the event that your infant requires special medical attention, they will be taken to our state-of-the-art Special Care Nursery where specially trained medical professionals from Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children will provide them with the critical care they need.

We deliver what’s important to you:

  • Private Rooms with Your Baby at Your Bedside 24 Hours a Day
  • An Expert Maternity Team
  • Personalized Care
  • 24/7 Onsite Neonatal Care (Level II) provided by Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
  • 24/7 OB/GYN and Anesthesia Coverage
  • Special Care Nursery
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine provided by Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
  • Lactation Consultants On-Site & Breastfeeding Classes
  • Childbirth & Baby Care Classes

In addition to the above, we also offer the Tiny Steps program. This program provides bilingual maternity services and childbirth classes to expectant mothers regardless of their financial circumstances.

What Sets Us Apart

We are the proud recipients of the Joint Commission Perinatal Care Certification. Saint Francis Healthcare is the only hospital in Delaware to achieve this recognition for delivering the highest standard of quality and safe care to mothers and their babies. We have also been awarded the Highmark Delaware/Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center + for Maternity Care.

For those interested in learning more about our maternity services, please call 302.421.4449.