The Hospital for Mothers and Growing Families
Centinela Hospital Medical Center has grown like never before to serve
our thriving community. What’s new at Centinela? Just about everything.
Including an all new maternity center with modern, beautifully furnished
labor and delivery suites. We are ready to welcome your newest addition
with open hearts and to guide you through your birthing experience.
Important Notice Regarding COVID-19
Thank you for choosing Centinela Hospital Medical Center as your maternity
services provider. In light of the ongoing developments surrounding Coronavirus,
and our ongoing efforts following CDC guidelines to secure public health
safety. Centinela Hospital has temporarily canceled onsite Maternity Orientations
and Tours until further notice. In the meantime, we welcome you to take
our Maternity Orientation and tour virtually by registering below.
Please check our website for updates on resuming hospital campus activities.
Pre-register for your upcoming delivery online, and get all of your questions
answered electronically by our knowledgeable team of professionals. **
Temporary maternity services hospitalization is open for moms-to-be and
one support partner* until further notice.
Labor and Delivery
Family-Centered Maternity Care
- 6 LDRP Suites
- 11 private postpartum rooms
- Board-certified OB/GYN and pain management available 24 hours a day
- C-section operating room
- Triage area
- Dual-nursing stations
Level II NICU
- 9-bed NICU staffed with specialized clinicians
- Newly renovated in 2017
Family-Centered Maternity Care – The Amenities
Enjoy the comforts of home during your hospital experience.
- Private rooms, private baths
- Baby room-in
- Special menus for mom
- Free WiFi
- Flat-screen TV + cable
- Flexible visitation hours
- Celebration meal for mom + partner
Centinela Hospital is proud to be designated as a Baby-Friendly Hospital
by Baby-Friendly USA, Inc.. the accrediting body and national authority
for BFHI in the United States, to help encourage breastfeeding for mothers
who choose to do so . Our Baby-Friendly goals include:
- Skin-to-skin contact immediately after birth
- Baby to stay with mothers 23 out of 24 hours per day
- Exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months
Centinela Hospital is an Award-Winning Facility for Labor and Delivery
A Staff Dedicated to Your Needs
Our panel of specialists includes board-certified obstetricians, neonatologists
(physicians specializing in at-risk newborns), a full-time anesthesia
staff and professional, highly skilled nurses.
Highly Specialized Care
While we hope you’ll never have to use our neonatal intensive care
unit, you can take comfort in knowing it’s available in case of
an emergency. Our 9-bed
NICU offers a wide range of up-to-date medical technology in a friendly, comfortable,
and quiet environment. Our staff has specialized training and experience
and is dedicated to caring for babies who have complications, often working
on a one-to-one basis with an infant who needs constant attention.
Taking Your Baby Home
The care and safety of your newborn is a priority to you — and to
us. We will send you and your baby home confident that you have received
quality care, just one way.
We have provided some additional information sheets which you may download
and print for your convenience: