St Bernard Hospital & Health Care Center (Chicago) [temporarily closed] | BirthGuide Chicago

St Bernard Hospital & Health Care Center (Chicago) [L&D service temporarily closed]

Address:
326 W. 64th St.
Chicago, IL 60621
(773) 962-3939

Hospital | Doctor-attended birth

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

Outcomes:

Overall C-Section Rate (risk adjusted) - 20.7%

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) - 11.4%

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) - 22.2%

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 - 5.6%

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- 19
  • 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

“St. Bernard Hospital has combined state-of-the-art technology with the care and compassion that you expect in our Obstetrics Department to provide a nurturing, welcoming environment for mothers and their newborn child.”

Delivery unit: Our “newly-renovated, family-centered delivery unit is designed for privacy and comfort, offering:

  • “Private mom and baby suites
  • Extended visiting hours for family
  • Family centered birthing rooms, designed for privacy and comfort
  • State-of-the-art obstetrics technology, including computerized fetal monitors
  • HUGS infant security ensure your child’s well-being
  • Celebration meals”

Outstanding support services: “Before and after childbirth, St. Bernard Hospital offers outstanding support services, including prenatal classes, breastfeeding instruction, and social services for young mothers, including free car seats.”

“Attentive staff and on-site neonatologists are sensitive to your needs and the health of your newborn child.”

“After your delivery, new moms are given a gift package of supplies for their newborn.”

“Contact the Women’s Wellness Clinic to get the care and support you need to see you through your pregnancy and beyond. The Clinic provides medical and social services to promote healthy moms and babies. From prenatal to childbirth, to learning to care for your newborn, our staff is here to help you every baby step of the way.”

INSURANCE

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MATERNITY SERVICE TOURS

You can request a tour of the delivery suites by calling 773.962.4017.

CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Call 773.962.4017 to learn about prenatal classes.

MATERNITY CARE CERTIFICATIONS & AWARDS

Saint Bernard Hospital is the recipient of the “Breastfeeding is Smart Business” Bronze Award from the Illinois State Breastfeeding Task Force and the Chicago Regional Breastfeeding Task Force.

Last updated: November 15, 2020
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