AMITA Health Presence Saint Francis Hospital (Evanston) | Birth Guide Chicago

AMITA Health Presence Saint Francis Hospital (Evanston)

Address:
355 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60202
(877) 737-4636

Hospital | Doctor-attended birth

  • Small (fewer than 900 births per year)
  • Perinatal Level II+

Outcomes:

Overall C-Section Rate (risk adjusted) - 27.5%

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) - 17.5%

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) - 29.5%

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 - 55.9%

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- 31
  • Epidural Rate - no data provided
  • Overall Induction Rate - no data provided
  • Early Elective Deliveries - 0 %
  • Episiotomy Rate - 7%

Maternity Care Overview

“When you’re expecting a baby, you want your delivery to go as smoothly as possible. With years of experience, our obstetricians and OB nurses are ready to help you welcome a new child into your family. You can take comfort, knowing that you and your baby will receive attentive, expert care from our team, including:

  • Superior care from our labor and delivery experts, at any hour of the day or night throughout your childbirth experience, recovery and postpartum
  • Access to a C-section suite in Family Birthplace, if needed
  • Level 2+ SCN (special care nursery) with advanced care for babies born at 32 weeks or younger”

“At the Family Birthplace at Presence Saint Francis, our LDRP suites help make your childbirth experience as stress-free as possible. Our private suites feature:

  • Beautiful city and lake views
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Deluxe sleeper chair for a visitor to spend the night
  • Mini fridge
  • CD player, TV and VCR/DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Hydrotherapy tub for greater comfort and deeper relaxation during labor”

“Other amenities for our new mothers include:

  • Room service meals so you can order from our menu whenever you like, and get a guest meal too
  • Extended visiting hours for family and friends
  • Certified lactation consultants to offer assistance and answer your questions about breastfeeding, during and after your stay with us”

“Our obstetrics professionals offer experienced, compassionate care that’s close to home for families in Evanston and Skokie:

  • In-house childbirth specialists available 24/7: Our obstetricians, anesthetists and neonatologists provide round-the-clock care for our expectant moms and their newborns.
  • Experienced mother and baby care: Our teams include nurses (many with obstetrics (OB) certifications), certified lactation (breastfeeding) consultants and a certified diabetes educator for education about gestational diabetes (high blood sugar levels during pregnancy).
  • Private maternity suitesOur private labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum (LDRP) suites allow you to bond with your baby in one room throughout your entire stay.”

 

INSURANCE

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MATERNITY SERVICE TOURS

To schedule a tour of The Family Birthplace, call 877.737.4636 (INFO).

You can also see a virtual tour using the link below.

Last updated: November 9, 2019