What Makes West Chester Hospital Different?

State-of-the-Art and Close to Home

Having a baby is an exciting and life-changing experience. At West Chester Hospital, our Maternity Services Program has been designed to provide the smoothest and most comfortable labor and delivery experience possible. Our priority is to help make your stay with us the first of many happy memories with your baby. West Chester Hospital offers the following special benefits and amenities to our patients and their families:


  • A family-oriented birthing experience, which emphasizes quality and compassion in a family-centered environment in order to offer the best and healthiest outcome for your entire family.
  • West Chester Hospital provides a Level IIB Special Care Nursery for babies who may require additional medical attention.
  • Skilled obstetricians and anesthesiologists are on site at all times. The very same physicians who serve the Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center – our system partner – also support the West Chester Hospital Maternity Services Unit.
  • Through a special partnership with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, the third-highest ranked children’s hospital in the country, neonatal specialists routinely check every newborn, as well as provide immediate advanced care to any baby who requires additional attention.
  • Two state-of-the-art operating rooms specifically designed for the special needs of a “gentle c-section.”
  • Spacious and private labor, delivery & recovery (LDR) rooms are equipped with specially designed, fully adjustable beds that allow multiple positions for your maximum comfort during and after delivery.
  • We offer daily quiet time with no interruptions for moms and babies so they may rest and have bonding time.
  • Comprehensive childbirth education programs are available to teach parenting skills or provide a refresher course.
  • Education for new parents about safe sleep practices. West Chester Hospital participates in the Ohio Department of Health’s Infant Safe Sleep program.
  • West Chester Hospital uses a state-of-the-art, advanced mother-baby security system for an unprecedented level of safety.
  • Every room includes wi-fi, stereo systems, and flat screen televisions with cable access ensure your stay is as comfortable as staying in a hotel.
  • Large, private bathrooms include full-size walk-in showers, hairdryers and complimentary soaps and lotions for your convenience.
  • Cozy sleeper sofas are available in every room to provide your partner with a comfortable overnight option.
  • 24/7 visitation for your special guests and family members.
  • Free valet parking service is available. Regular parking is free at all times.
  • A Friends & Family Lounge equipped with fire place, kitchenette, dining area and children’s space for the comfort of your guests.
  • Room service that allows you to choose what and when to eat. Room service meals are also available for your visiting friends and family members by purchasing a meal ticket in the cafeteria.
  • After baby’s arrival, new parents are treated to a tasteful, elegant “Date Night” meal served in the comfort of their room. Choose from several restaurant-quality options and enjoy a delicious dinner, complete with birthday cake, to celebrate your growing family. Each afternoon, a special “sweet treat” is also delivered to new mothers.
  • The comfort knowing that your visit to West Chester Hospital is backed by the power, strength and knowledge of the region’s only academic health center.

Building upon over 200 years of innovation, technology and medical exploration, UC Health upholds medical capabilities which simply cannot be provided by other medical systems. In addition, West Chester Hospital is nationally ranked for providing the safest possible environment for patients while offering a level of service that outperforms 90% of hospitals nationwide.