Paoli Hospital physicians and staff are known throughout the region for
their extraordinary commitment to a superior patient experience,
delivering more than 2,400 babies each year. Designed with comfort in
mind for new mothers, the newly renovated maternity unit provides the
latest concepts in family, patient-centered care.
Each of the 26 private patient rooms in the maternity
unit have been completely renovated.
11 new private postpartum rooms are available, featuring private
showers and comfortable furnishings.
Each labor/delivery/recovery room contains a special bed with
the very latest amenities, allowing mothers to adopt any
position, making the birthing process more natural.
The NICU provides space for more bassinets and areas for
privacy for breastfeeding, medical consultation and patient
A larger well-baby nursery is available for newborns while new
moms rest staffed by nurses trained in newborn care, with the
capability of recognizing the very subtle signs that may
indicate a newborn needs special assistance.
Two new operating rooms (ORs) – adjacent to the maternity units
are available for patients requiring cesarean sections. Each OR
contains the very latest surgical equipment.
The Hugs® infant protection system was reconfigured to ensure
maximum safety of infants. The reconfiguration allows our
expanded NICU to have a separate monitored workstation. The Hugs
system automatically sets off an alarm, activating magnetic door
locks and holding selected elevators, integrating with the
Hospital’s security and control systems.
Wireless Internet access is available in patient rooms.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.