One reason women choose Sparrow is our family-centered approach to childbirth. We support full participation from fathers. Grandparents and siblings are invited to join the celebration before and after delivery. To make everyone feel comfortable, each room has a warm, homelike décor and a flat screen television. Other features include:
- Single-room maternity care.
- Perinatal services by Mid Michigan’s only board certified perinatologist for high-risk pregnancies.
- Specialty care neonatal intensive care unit for premature and critically ill newborns.
- Pregnancy, childbirth and parenting education classes.
- Breastfeeding support.
- Studies show that breastfeeding is the optimum way to nourish newborns. That's why we encourage new mothers to breastfeed and strive to ensure their success.