The Birthing Center

Your Baby’s First Home is Here

One of the most treasured moments for a woman is the birth of her baby. That is something the nurses and doctors at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale’s Birthing Center find most rewarding. For these people, it is not just another day on the job. It’s their mission to make this experience about you. With passion like that, it’s one reason Memorial Hospital is nationally recognized for patient experience. You are about to have the time of your life, and we’re here to make sure it happens safely and in a way you’ll never forget.

Pregnant? Getting Started is Easy

1. Check Your Due Date

Find out your due date with our pregnancy calculator and get info about your developing baby right now.

Calculate Your Due Date
2. Choose a Physician

The next step is to choose a physician and/or hospital as soon as possible. Prenatal care is one of the most important things you can do to ensure the birth of a happy, healthy baby. Your physician will monitor your progress the entire way through. You may want to check with your insurance to see which providers are covered under your plan.

Choosing a Prenatal Care Provider
3. Learn Some Quick Facts about Memorial Hospital

We know how important this experience is for you. And while we concentrate on the safety, we don't forget that this is a time to celebrate and give you the experience of a lifetime.

Birthing Center Overview
4. Register for Emmi® Education

Knowledge is power and Emmi® patient education gives you a powerful tool to learn everything you need to take a more active and informed role in your health care.

Self-register and get started right away!
5. “Like” Us & Let's Talk Baby!

Our Facebook page provides a local voice for new parents and expecting mothers in the search for health care resources online.