Labor and Delivery

Whether you’re experiencing a normal pregnancy or a high-risk pregnancy, Guadalupe Regional Medical Center has the advanced technology and an experienced staff to provide you with superior care.

We have board-certified OBGYN’s, a pediatric hospitalist and a neonatologist on our staff and we are a Certified Texas Ten Step Hospital. Our goal is to provide you with a family birthing center that delivers a safe and pleasant childbirth experience.

Before and during labor you can expect the following from GRMC’s Birthing Center:

  • A welcoming and relaxing environment in our waiting room
  • Experienced staff providing you support and education as you progress in labor
  • Highly skilled nurses monitoring your labor and keeping your physician informed of your progress
  • Family Centered Care – meaning we keep your baby with you as often as possible
  • Strong lactation support with Texas Ten Step services, including skin to skin for parents and baby
  • Expert team to care for your baby

Items to bring when you come to deliver:

  • Driver’s license/ID, insurance information and any other hospital paperwork
  • Robe and nightgown
  • Slippers or non-skid socks
  • Nursing bra
  • Toiletries
  • Flip flops to wear home if your feet are swollen
  • Extra bag for additional items to take home
  • Camera/phone & charger
  • Ponytail holder or hair band
  • Going-home outfit for mom and baby
  • Installed car seat
  • Anything else that you feel will make your stay more comfortable