Deliver Your Baby at MarinHealth with CanopyCare
Having a baby is a life-changing experience. SFHSS employees can deliver at MarinHealth Medical Center's beautifully designed, state-of-the-art Maternity Care Department. Located in Greenbrae, just 15 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge, MarinHealth encourages you to make a birth plan to share your preferences about everything from pain relief to labor positions. MarinHealth's caring team of expert obstetricians, midwives, anesthesiologists, pediatricians, and nurses is committed to keeping you and your baby safe through every stage of labor.
Moms can labor in luxury in MarinHealth's private labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum (LDRP) rooms. All 19 rooms feature a private bathroom with spa shower, large windows offering natural light and nature views, and ample space for a partner.
MarinHealth's excellent outcomes include low cesarean rates and a high success rate for vaginal births after cesareans (VBACs). Should a C-section be needed, they have two dedicated operating rooms and a surgical team at the ready 24/7. Their affiliation with UCSF Health* provides access to neonatal and perinatal experts who provide specialized care for high-risk pregnancies and premature or ill newborns. Newborns that needs medical attention are cared for in MarinHealth's seven-bed Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
MarinHealth has both OB/GYN hospitalists and certified nurse midwives available around the clock. A designated Baby-Friendly® facility, MarinHealth Medical Center has a remarkable 99% breastfeeding rate and offers lactation support both during and after your hospital stay.
Every woman deserves a safe labor and delivery that meets both her healthcare needs and her individual, cultural, and philosophical preferences. You can be completely confident about giving birth at MarinHealth Medical Center.
Take a virtual tour of their Maternity Care Department.
* UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
(One of the Nation's Preeminent Pediatric Hospitals)