Labor and delivery unit in Las Vegas
When looking for a hospital to deliver your baby, you want a birthing center offering expert healthcare and amenities to ensure your journey is memorable and comfortable. We provide various labor and childbirth center options at Sunrise Children's Hospital to achieve your desired birth plan in a safe and nurturing environment.
Affiliated with Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Sunrise Children's Hospital also offers specialized prenatal, high-risk pregnancy and postpartum care, including support from breastfeeding specialists. Our dedicated team of skilled obstetricians, nurse practitioners, genetic counselors and other specialists collaborate to provide high-quality maternity ward services through every phase of pregnancy.
To learn more about having your baby at Sunrise Children’s Hospital or for a tour, please call us at (702) 961-5437. For Spanish speakers, call (702) 233-5437.
Prenatal care and services
Preparing for the birth of your baby is often exciting and sometimes a bit confusing, especially if it is your first time. Our labor and delivery unit provides comprehensive prenatal care throughout your pregnancy. This includes ongoing appointments to manage existing health conditions, as well as prevent or address issues that may develop while you are pregnant.
Our prenatal services also include:
- Childbirth and newborn care classes
- Guided tours of our birthing centers
- Fetal assessment (specialized test prescribed by your physician to evaluate your baby in utero)
- Preparing expectant parents for the labor and delivery of their new addition
Sunny babies program
Early and continuous prenatal care is important to the future health of you and your baby. Studies show that women who use prenatal care tend to have fewer problems during pregnancy and may significantly lower their risks of a problem pregnancy.
Through the Sunny Babies program at Sunrise Children's Hospital, pregnant women are encouraged to seek early prenatal care, beginning in the first trimester. Sunny Babies helps you:
- Find a physician so you can get care as early as possible
- Apply for Medicaid to provide insurance for you and your baby
- Register for free childbirth classes at any Sunrise health facility
- Pre-register your delivery at the Sunrise Health Hospital of your choice
Sunny Babies has multiple locations. To make an appointment at a location nearest you, please call (702) 961-9140.
Perinatal center specialty services
Combining leading technology with family-centered care, the Perinatal Center at Sunrise features a team of specialists who can assist with both normal and complicated deliveries.
Our delivery team consists of obstetricians, perinatologists (high-risk specialists for obstetrics) and highly skilled nurses who are all fetal heart rate-certified through the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, an accredited organization providing advanced nursing education.
Should your newborn require any assistance, either at the time of delivery or in the minutes following, we have a team of experts standing by so valuable seconds are never lost.
Personalized childbirth care
We take great pride in providing a memorable, personalized birthing experience for you and your baby through enhanced amenities and programs. Our labor and delivery unit combines leading technology with family-centered care.
When you arrive at Sunrise Children's Hospital in labor, you will go to labor and delivery triage which is located near the main elevators in the Sunrise Children's Hospital lobby. There, you will be evaluated by highly trained labor & delivery nurses. Once you are ready to deliver your baby, you will be taken to the Labor & Delivery suites.
We recommend pre-registering for your delivery. Pre-registration is available in the admitting department at Sunrise Children's Hospital. Simply stop by prior to your expected delivery date and fill out the required forms. Please remember to bring a photo ID and insurance information.
Advanced maternity services
For generations, many have trusted Sunrise Children's Hospital to provide the most comprehensive level of women's care. We offer many advanced services and the latest in medical technology should an unanticipated need arise.
Maternal infant unit
After delivery, we'll move you and your newborn to the maternal infant unit for the remainder of your visit. This unit consists of 42 private mother-baby rooms. Services include postpartum, baby discharge and newborn care classes, breastfeeding assistance with certified lactation counselors and our state-of-the-art security system. Our breastfeeding consultant is available Monday through Friday, with breastfeeding and discharge classes are offered daily.
Additionally, our maternity services include:
- Dedicated triage services to assess your baby's progress
- Oversized labor and delivery suites
- Antepartum care
- Cesarean (C-section) operating suites
- A dedicated post-anesthesia care unit
- OB hospitalists available 24/7
- Sunny Babies program for moms needing assistance
- Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for newborns needing a higher level of care with the assistance of NICU nurses
- Sleeping arrangements for your significant other
- Free wireless internet
Breastfeeding education is a nursing scope of practice and is provided as part of the labor and delivery experience. Expecting moms who have pre-registered at Sunrise are eligible to enroll in the class, and the cost is included in their delivery fees. The fee for the breastfeeding course is $30 to community members who wish to take part in our education offerings, but have not yet pre-registered to deliver at Sunrise.