Pregnancy & Childbirth
Congratulations! As an expectant mother, you’ve chosen the perfect place for your childbirth experience – WakeMed North Hospital. We’re happy you’ve placed your trust in our expertise, and we’re committed to giving you the support, comfort and encouragement you need – all in a flexible, family-centered environment.
Our childbirth facilities, which are scheduled to open in May 2015, will be staffed by a team of talented caregivers who specialize in mother/baby medicine. They’ll have access to the latest technology available to support your every physical and emotional need.
WakeMed North Hospital boasts:
- Four labor/delivery triage rooms
- Six labor/delivery rooms
- One Cesarean section room
- 4 recovery room beds
- 14 postpartum beds
- Lactation resources
- Newborn hearing screening
- A well-baby nursery
- A six-bed, Level III Special Care Nursery
- Coaches Corner for labor support persons, including snacks and Wi-Fi access
“I look forward to the opening of WakeMed North Hospital. Women seeking medical care here (for whatever reason) can have peace of mind that they will be well taken care of by providers who specialize in women’s health. The best care in a beautiful environment…what more could you ask for?” - Amantia Kennedy, MD, WakeMed Physicians Practices – Women’s Center
Childbirth Education & Resources
Please note: Parent and Childbirth Education Classes offered at WakeMed North Healthplex have been temporarily put on hold due to construction of WakeMed’s new women’s hospital. As soon as a complete list of the Summer 2015 class offerings is available, we will post the information here on our website. Tour schedules of the new hospital will also be available. Check back here for more details.