Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital (Downers Grove) | BirthGuide Chicago

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital (Downers Grove)

Address:
3815 Highland Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 275-5900

Hospital | Doctor-attended birth

  • Large (between 1600 and 4000 births per year)
  • Perinatal Level III

Outcomes:

Overall C-Section Rate (risk adjusted) - 28.2%

As compared to Chicago-area hospitals, this rate is:
Among the LOWEST
low
MEDIUM - LOW
med-low
MEDIUM - HIGH
med-high
Among the HIGHEST
High

Primary C-Section Rate (risk adjusted) - 16.0%

As compared to Chicago-area hospitals, this rate is:
Among the LOWEST
low
MEDIUM - LOW
med-low
MEDIUM - HIGH
med-high
Among the HIGHEST
High

instrumental delivery rate - 5.9%

As compared to Chicago-area hospitals, this rate is:
Among the LOWEST
low
MEDIUM - LOW
med-low
MEDIUM - HIGH
med-high
Among the HIGHEST
High

VBAC Rate (risk adjusted) - 16.4%

As compared to Chicago-area hospitals, this rate is:
Among the HIGHEST
High
MEDIUM - HIGH
med-high
MEDIUM - LOW
med-low
Among the LOWEST
low

Exclusive Breastfeeding Rate - 66.8%

As compared to Chicago-area hospitals, this rate is:
Among the HIGHEST
High
MEDIUM - HIGH
med-high
MEDIUM - LOW
med-low
Among the LOWEST
low
  • Number of VBAC deliveries per year- 50
  • Epidural Rate - no data provided
  • Overall Induction Rate - no data provided
  • Early Elective Deliveries - no data provided
  • Episiotomy Rate - no data provided

Maternity Care Overview

“Nearly 2,000 women a year choose to bring their babies into the world at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. As a Truven 100 Top Hospital in the nation with Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence, we offer advanced capabilities, expertise and compassionate care to provide an outstanding experience for mother, baby and family. Our status as a level III perinatal center also gives you access to the highest level of care for premature babies and other newborns that require specialized attention.”

“Trust your birthing experience to us:

  • Breastfeeding resources: Receive the support you need before, during and after you begin breastfeeding to make sure you’re successful.
  • Private birthing and post-delivery suites: Experience your entire birth — from labor and delivery through recovery — with all the amenities you and your loved ones deserve.
  • Highest-level NICU: Our level III perinatal facility has earned Illinois’ top-rating for available services and technology.”

INSURANCE

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MATERNITY SERVICE TOURS

You can register for an in-person tour of the birthing center or view a virtual tour using the link below.

CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital offers a variety of classes, resources and videos covering topics such as breastfeeding, childbirth and baby basics. Register online here.

 

MATERNITY CARE CERTIFICATIONS & AWARDS

Truven 100 Top Hospital in the nation with Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence

Last updated: December 12, 2020
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