Giving Birth at Mass General
Mass General has evolved to support universal “rooming-in” for healthy mothers and babies. Discover the benefits of keeping mother and baby together.
It's a good idea to pack your bags ahead of time, so you’re ready to go when the time comes. Find out what you will need.
You can complete pre-admission forms including labor and delivery consent, MA health care proxy, newborn race and ethnicity form, and parent worksheet for a certificate of live birth.
Every patient’s labor is different, and you decide how to manage your pain. Learn about your options.
Find out what to expect when you give birth at Mass General, including average length of stay, room amenities and care team members.
Mass General underwent a rigorous auditing and evaluation process to ensure that it provides the best possible breastfeeding care to all patients. Here's what it means for you.
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Virtual Tour: Our Labor & Delivery Unit
Prepare for your stay at Mass General with a virtual tour of our Labor & Delivery and Postpartum Units.
More Photos of Our Labor & Delivery Unit
OB/GYN at Mass General
The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Mass General consistently ranks among the best women's health care providers in the country, offering innovative treatments from leading experts in obstetrics, gynecology, infertility, cancer and urogynecology. Learn more about our department.