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OB Services to Help You Feel Whole

Through each big decision and every moment of joy, we’re here to guide you. With a network of world-class OB/GYNs, midwives, prenatal care experts, perinatologists, and NICUs, along with a world of resources from family planning to post-pregnancy, you’ll always have the support you need.

The Baby Place at AdventHealth Waterman, formerly Florida Hospital Waterman, is honored to provide mom-centered amenities to help ease your body, mind and spirit during what are likely to be some of the most challenging — and rewarding — days of your life.

We’re here to help you find the right physician or a location that’s convenient for you.

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Take a Tour of The Baby Place

Here at AdventHealth Waterman, The Baby Place is designed to support you and your growing family through every step of your journey to parenthood. Take a look inside our labor and delivery unit through this video or click below to register for an in-person tour guided by our Birth Experience Team.

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Care for Your New Arrival

Pregnancy and motherhood are exciting, challenging, and joyful all at once — even when it’s not your first baby. We provide everything you need along your pregnancy journey. From your own Birth Experience Coordinator to the most knowledgeable obstetricians, nurses, and certified childbirth educators, you’ll always have expert guidance here.

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Leaders in Maternal Care

AdventHealth Waterman been designated as a Level I Maternal Levels of Care by The Joint Commission. We are proud of the teamwork and care that we bring to moms throughout their pregnancy and birthing journeys.

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National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification

AdventHealth Waterman is proud to be a Safe Sleep Hospital. Cribs for Kids’ National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification program recognizes hospitals and hospital systems for their commitment to infant safe sleep to reduce the risk of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID), Accidental Suffocation and Strangulation in Bed (ASSB), SIDS, and unsafe sleep injuries.

Your Birth Experience Coordinator

Laura Bailey, BSN, RNC-MNN,CBC is a registered nurse, she is here to help you create the ultimate environment for a baby’s arrival and give you the confidence and knowledge to embark on this new phase of life. Contact your Birth Experience Coordinator for help customizing the best birth experience for you and your growing family, including:

  • Scheduling a tour
  • Signing up for parent education classes
  • Selecting a pediatrician
  • Completing Birth Wishes

To speak with Laura Bailey, call Call352-253-3367.

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Trusted Maternity Care Specialists

If you’re in need of maternity care, finding the right physician or midwife is the first step to feeling whole. Your path to a healthy birth experience for mother and baby starts at AdventHealth Waterman.