Oh Baby – Our Lady of the Angels Labor & Delivery are more than Special!

01/29/2018

Whether you are a first-time mom or you are preparing to welcome a new member to the family, your pregnancy and birth of your baby will be a unique experience. 

There’s no need to travel to deliver your baby. Our Lady of the Angels Hospital’s offers labor and delivery featuring the latest technology and modern birthing centers.  Designed for Your Comfort - our birthing suites offer a relaxed, comfortable setting along with the confidence of the most advanced technology available.

Our Lady of the Angels Hospital welcomes more than 300 babies a year through its newly renovated birthing area that is spacious and modern. Located around the corner from your home, it provides you with an inviting environment where families can experience birth with the right blend of comfort and technology to support them.

Our Lady of the Angels Labor and DeliveryWhether you are a first-time mom or you are preparing to welcome a new member to the family, your pregnancy and birth of your baby will be a unique experience.  We also offer our moms prenatal and breastfeeding classes.  Attending a prenatal breastfeeding class can help you to make important decisions that will impact your breastfeeding success.  Armed with evidence-based information and lots of practical know-how, you and your baby will be off to the very best start possible.  With many times and dates to accommodate, our classes are led by Brenda Metzer, RN, Certified Lactation Consultant.

Another way we are helping meet the growing demand for mothers needing breastfeeding support, is with our participation in The Gift.  This is just one more way we are ensuring quality care for moms and babies.  Receiving the “Making a Difference Award” in 2016, Our Lady of the Angels Hospital has been a Gift-designated facility since October 2017.

The birth of your baby is a miraculous event. From the moment you arrive, our experienced team attends to every detail, so you and your family can enjoy the magic of bringing your baby into the world. We offer exceptional care and compassionate support throughout your pregnancy and birthing experience.

We Invite You to Visit - To schedule a tour, please call (985) 730-6700. To RSVP for one of prenatal / breastfeeding classes, please contact Cassondra Matney at (985) 730-6744 or Cassondra.Matney@fmolhs.org.

About Our Lady of the Lake

Our Lady of the Lake is a not-for-profit 800-bed medical center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with more than 7,100 employees committed to building a healthy community through excellence in patient care and education. With a Regional Medical Center, dedicated Children’s Hospital, two freestanding emergency rooms, and a 450-provider Physician Group, Our Lady of the Lake provides comprehensive healthcare services for common to complex conditions. Our Lady of the Lake is a primary teaching site for graduate medical education programs and is recognized in the areas of heart and vascular, trauma and emergency care, stroke, cancer care, minimally-invasive procedures and more. In 2016, Our Lady of the Lake was one of three hospitals recognized by the American Hospital Association with the Quest for Quality Prize award. Visit ololrmc.com for more information.

About Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital

Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital is Louisiana’s fastest growing children’s hospital treating more than 100,000 patients annually from across Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. The hospital is the only healthcare provider in the Baton Rouge area that provides a full range of pediatric services ranging from a 24/7 pediatric emergency room to a team of more than 100 pediatricians and pediatric specialists. For more information, visit www.ololchildrens.org.

The new freestanding Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital is currently under construction and is set to open in 2019. To learn more about the project, visit www.letsbuildamazing.com.

About the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System

The Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System is one the largest healthcare systems in Louisiana and is the leading healthcare provider for more than half the state’s population. The health system is a non-profit, Catholic organization sponsored by the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady. Headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, we serve patients statewide through a network of hospitals, clinics, physicians, elderly housing and integrated systems. Our five hospitals include St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette, St. Elizabeth Hospital in Gonzales and Our Lady of the Angels in Bogalusa. For more information, visit www.fmolhs.org.

About Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group

With more than 450 healthcare providers throughout more than 70 locations, Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group is one of the area’s largest physician networks. In addition to primary care, this experienced group of doctors specializes in diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of illnesses and complex medical problems.