Whether this is your first child, or another addition to your family, birth is an event that you and your family will cherish forever.
The OSF St. Mary Medical Center staff are happy to share this joy with you.
At OSF St. Mary, we know that birth is an exciting event and how you experience it is as important to us as it is to you.
Blue Distinction Center
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois has recognized OSF HealthCare St. Mary Medical Center with the as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.
Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated hospitals that show expertise in delivering improved patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed with input from the medical community.
The birthing center at OSF St. Mary is large enough to provide a comprehensive range of services, yet small enough to assure individualized care for you and your family.
The birthing center's labor rooms are private and attractive. Your support person may be with you at all times during the birthing process, and other family members may wait nearby in a comfortable lounge where reading materials and phones are available.
Our birthing rooms are designed to provide a safe home-like atmosphere where you can share the experience of your child's birth. The rooms are equipped with infant warming beds, television sets, a telephone and a private bathroom.
Our unit features private accommodations in the postpartum area as well as a dedicated birthing and delivery/C-section rooms.
All obstetric services at the birthing center are designed to ensure a safe and comfortable birthing experience.
Our physicians use the latest in ultrasound technology to closely monitor the development of your child and our entire birthing center team is certified in neonatal resuscitation.
Education & Resources
OSF St. Mary offers a wide range of classes for expecting moms and dads including Lamaze classes and Big Brother/Big Sister classes.
All programs require pre-registration and are free of charge if you plan on delivering with us at OSF St. Mary.
We also offer consultations, Monday through Friday, with our certified car seat specialist to ensure your infant is secured correctly for the ride home as well as our lactation specialists.
OSF St. Mary also offers a newborn channel to watch during your hospital stay.
For more information or to register for a class, please visit our online calendar.
OSF St. Mary Medical Center
3333 N. Seminary Street
Galesburg, Illinois 61401
Phone: (309) 344-3161