At NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull, our Women’s Health Services team provides comprehensive obstetrical, gynecological and midwifery care for all women. Our newly renovated maternity service offers single-bedded, private, family-friendly labor and birthing suites; private mother-baby rooms with rooming-in services; state-of-the-art equipment; and an advanced security system.
The spacious newborn nursery has fully-equipped Neonatal Intensive Care, and Continuing Care Unit; a well-baby nursery; and a dedicated breastfeeding education room. As a Level 3 nursery and member of the Regional Perinatal Center at Bellevue Hospital, we are capable of caring for the most acutely sick or at-risk pregnant women and newborns.
We are the 1st Baby Friendly, USA hospital in Brooklyn. We encourage mother and baby bonding from the first moments of newborn’s birth!
Your primary Ob/Gyn provider will work with you to manage your care and coordinate referrals to other services. The caregivers are board certified/eligible physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and certified midwives. We are committed to communicating with our patients in their preferred language so we offer free language assistance services.
NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull has earned Bronze recognition in National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification by Cribs for Kids, an organization dedicated to preventing sleep-related deaths through parent education, staff training, and community outreach.
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NYC Health + Hospitals facilities offer comprehensive and confidential care for women that includes contraceptive counseling, management of pregnancy loss, and elective pregnancy termination. We are committed to providing a safe and supportive environment. Please contact our patient care locations to find the services available. We are dedicated to offering contraceptive services without regard for your ability to pay. In New York State, women under 18 years of age do NOT need parental consent.