Mother & Newborn Care

It’s difficult to describe how special the birth of your child is – full of challenges and joys, waiting and welcoming. The place where you give birth should be just as special. By choosing the Circle of Caring Birthplace at Goshen Hospital, you can rest assured that you and your baby will receive comprehensive health care, plus friendly, professional advice and support.

Family-centered care

We know how important the birth of a child is to you, so we devote extra attention to your comfort. Our Circle of Caring Birthplace is designed around you and your family. That means the whole family can participate – whether you want them to be present during delivery or to visit the newest family member.

We are recognized as a Baby-Friendly birthing facility by the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative. That means you are surrounded by the kind of health care that's essential for your baby's optimal health.

Goshen Health News & Articles

  • Not so fast: ‘Wait for Eight’ for baby’s first bath

    05/15/2019

    Does it matter how soon after birth a newborn is bathed? In fact, yes.

    Goshen Hospital’s Circle of Caring Birthplace holds off on the first bath for least eight hours, and with good reason: The delay results in both high breastfeeding rates and better temperature control for babies at the hospital.
  • Gaining more out of life by losing weight one step at a time

    04/29/2019

    A three- to four-year weight loss plan seems like a lifetime to some people. But that’s what it can take to lose 150 to 200 pounds on a non-surgery program managed by a doctor. Called medically managed weight loss, the program combines a calorie-controlled diet and exercise with accountability and support from weight loss experts.
  • Positives and negatives of genetic test results

    04/23/2019

    Tempted to try an at-home genetic test kit that can tell you about your cancer risks? Online options or drug store kits sound simple to use. Spit in a tube, mail it to a lab, get the results.

    But what do the results really mean? And what can you do with the information, whether it’s positive or negative?

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(877) 566-4660