The Birthing Center

at CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Sulphur Springs

What to expect from the Birthing Center

White mom and newborn baby having skin to skin at the hospital

At CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Sulphur Springs, we want to be there to help celebrate one of life’s special milestones: the birth of your baby. We created our Birthing Center with your family in mind. Our friendly and experienced physicians, midwife, and nurses are ready to provide the care you need before your delivery, during your stay and after your baby is born.

  • Level II NICU (32 weeks and greater) with
  • Dedicated local pediatricians ready to care for your newborn
  • Level II Maternal designation

Before your delivery

  • Free classes (virtual and in person) in birthing and breastfeeding
  • Tour the Birthing Center (virtual and in person)
Newborn in a hospital bassinet

During your stay

  • Meals for mom – special meal planned just for you
  • Board-certified physicians and certified nurse midwife
  • Well baby nursery
  • Different pain options for labor including nitrous oxide
  • LDRP rooms for one room throughout stay
  • Dedicated OR and anesthesia available 24 hours a day
  • New state-of-the-art birthing beds and Panda Infant warmers

Caring for you and your family

  • Ability to provide high-risk pregnancy care
  • Our goal is to make you feel the comfort of home during your labor and delivery with an “at home” experience
  • Insurance coverage
  • Accommodate spouse/partner or support person

Black mom in a hospital gown kissing her newborn babyAfter baby is born

  • Special gift for your little bundle
  • Special meal for mom
  • Certified lactation consultants
  • Pediatricians
  • Breastfeeding support group

For more information about CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Sulphur Springs, call the Birthing Center staff at 903-439-4090.