When it's time to deliver, our highly trained staff of physicians, nurses and care professionals will provide you with the exceptional quality care you deserve. We are confident that you will love your experience at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center because our care exceeds the target goal in nearly every category measured by the annual Leapfrog Hospital Survey.
Leapfrog is a national nonprofit organization driving a movement forward in the quality and safety of American health care.
“Having a baby is one of life’s most exciting experiences, and with nine months to plan, families can take the time they need to choose the best hospital for delivery,” according to Leapfrog. “It’s important to pay attention to a hospital’s rate of C-sections, early elective deliveries and episiotomies …”
On the most recent survey, OSF St. Joseph scored better than the targeted goal for the percentage of C-sections performed, early elective deliveries and screenings to protect your baby.
As part of our commitment to the Bloomington-Normal region, OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center has added neonatology services to the Birthing Center.
Neonatology coverage will be provided around the clock by experienced neonatology experts from OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois. Coverage at OSF St. Joseph by the neonatal providers will support high quality care to all of our newborns and provide safe stabilization and transfer should the newborn need to be sent to OSF Children’s Hospital.
It is comforting for parents to know that the same providers caring for their newborn at OSF St. Joseph will provide care at OSF Children's Hospital right here in central Illinois without having to travel to Chicago or St. Louis.
Pediatric Specialty Clinics
Patients can receive the same state-of-the-art care from OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois doctors they’ve come to trust, closer to home with our outpatient clinics in Bloomington.
Our outpatient clinics feature cardiology, surgery, urology, gastroenterology and maternal fetal medicine.
As a Baby-Friendly Hospital, OSF St. Joseph is dedicated to giving all mothers the information, confidence and skills necessary to successfully initiate and continue breastfeeding their babies or feeding formula safely and gives special recognition to hospitals that have done so.
In addition to our nursing staff, we have a board-certified lactation consultant and a certified lactation specialist who are here to assist with breastfeeding.
Choosing to breastfeed can be one of the most important decisions a mother makes to protect their baby's health and well-being. We offer outpatient appointments and also a new, innovative TeleLactation service.
We offer Bella Baby Photography at some of our birthing centers to take a variety of photos of your family and new baby. We encourage you to use our online photo service to privately release those first precious glimpses out to family and friends.
With your consent, a professional photographer will post the photos online. A custom slideshow is available for your viewing shortly after your session.
Online viewing and ordering is password protected and only available to those you choose to share your access code with. The slideshow will be available for viewing for 14 days after the photos are taken.
The goal of the OB Nurse Navigator Program is to help expectant moms feel confident and comfortable before the big day arrives.
When an expectant mom chooses to join the program, she will be assigned her own personal nurse navigator. Beginning at 20 weeks the navigators act as a personal guide for expectant parents.
Schedule a Tour
Please call (309) 665-4703 approximately 15-30 minutes before you would like to come and tour. We look forward to meeting you!
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center
2200 E. Washington Street
Bloomington, Illinois 61701
Phone: (309) 662-3311