Maternal Child Health Department
Promoting the Health of Mothers and Babies
Our hospital operates a 10-bed Family Birth Center for labor & delivery care, which adheres to the standards established by First 5 California, an initiative to promote and improve the health of children in the first five years of life. To this end, we work towards establishing a baby-friendly environment throughout our facilities.
Comprehensive Maternal Child Health Services
Our Birth Center is one of the busiest centers of its kind in the Central Valley, home to the births of well over 1,800 babies every year. We use sophisticated fetal monitoring systems to provide a constant flow of information regarding the health of both baby and mother. Through a combination of personalized nursing services and state-of-the-art equipment, Sierra View Medical Center has become the first choice for expectant parents in Porterville.
Our maternal child health services include:
- Labor and delivery care
- Breastfeeding and nursing education
- Postpartum support
- High-risk pregnancy and delivery monitoring
- Maternal-fetal medicine
- Infant intensive care
- Pregnancy and infant loss treatment
Find More Information
To learn more about our Maternal Child Health Department at Sierra View Medical Center and why we've become Porterville's preeminent labor and delivery care provider, give us a call or contact us online. Additionally, learn more about our breastfeeding services, including our breastfeeding classes and the support we offer from our three lactation consultants on staff.
Schedule your appointment at Sierra View Medical Center today!