Mercy Women & Infants' Center - Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines, Iowa
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Mercy Women & Infants' Center

This state-of-the-art facility is located in Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines’ East Tower and is comprised of Labor & Delivery, a Mother/Baby recovery unit, the Maternity Triage & Treatment Unit, 24-hour Wellbaby Nursery and the Variety Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.         

Mercy Women & Infants Center Services and Amenities

  • Provides care for both low- and high-risk pregnancies, deliveries, postpartum and newborn care
  • Handles delivered before 37 weeks of pregnancy
  • Provides neonatologist support during delivery
  • Has a dedicated Maternity Triage & Treatment unit for pregnant women experiencing complications and/or early labor
  • Offers a 44-bed NICU to care for the most vulnerable patients
  • Employs nurses trained for specific areas of the birthing process, including labor, delivery and post-partum recovery
  • Secure newborn nursery is available 24 hours a day
  • Offers lactation and breastfeeding consultation and support while you are still in the hospital
  • Little Miracles Lactation Boutique can sell or rent breast pumps and check with your insurance to see if they are covered
  • Offers newborn photography from the comfort of the recovery suite

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1111 6th Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50314 (515) 247-3121
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