Memorial Regional Hospital Family Birthplace

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The Dr. Henry D. Perry Family Birthplace at Memorial Regional Hospital is pleased to provide our families with a comfortable labor and delivery experience to welcome your newest little family member. We offer moms and babies a relaxing environment to enjoy those first few magical days together. Our skilled labor and delivery team is here to make your experience unforgettable, from labor to postpartum care and everything in between.

Once your little one has arrived, you both will be moved to one of our private postpartum suites with a TV, free WiFi, in-room dinette set, private bath and a sleeper sofa for your partner. We also have dedicated antepartum suites for our pregnant moms who require close monitoring.

Our hospital has:

  • Private labor/delivery/recovery (LDR) suites 
  • OB operating rooms
  • Postpartum recovery suites
  • Cesarean section rooms
  • Antepartum suites
  • Level II and Level III NICU rooms
3501 Johnson Street
Hollywood, Florida 33021

954-265-4484

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Your Safety First. Always.

Learn how Memorial is working to keep you and your families safe during your visit to the hospital. Childbirth During COVID19.

Parking and Hospital Entrance

Delivering moms should use the Emergency Department entrance. For scheduled cesarean birth or inductions, please use the Outpatient Entrance from 5:30 am - 5 pm and the Emergency Department entrance outside of those hours. Valet services have been suspended at all hospitals.

Visitor Policy

Labor & Delivery & Post-Partum
One visitor per patient may be allowed within the facility with special guidance. 

High risk/Antepartum
Private rooms: One (1) designated visitor for 1 hour only. Visiting hours are 12-2pm.
Semi-Private rooms: One (1) designated visitor for 1 hour only. Door Bed visiting hours are 12-1pm or 4:30pm-5:30pm | Window bed visiting hours are 1-2pm or 5:30-6:30pm


Online Maternity Education


Baby Classes Now Online

In order to keep you safe, our baby classes are now taught online by Memorial Family Birthplace educators. A limited number of classes are currently available, and most will be added to Eventbrite in the future.

You may register for any class, regardless of which Family Birthplace location you choose for the birth of your baby.­ Some of these classes are also offered in Spanish / Ciertas clases también se ofrecen en español.

Register for an Online Class

Memorial Family Birthplace Pregnancy App

We encourage you to register for our free Memorial Family Birthplace Pregnancy App, an online pregnancy resource center designed to educate expectant moms about prenatal care, labor and delivery, breastfeeding, and postpartum care for you and your newborn.

Register for Pregnancy App

Maternity Orientation at Memorial Regional Hospital Family Birthplace

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Mothers-to-be and their partners are invited to register for a virtual maternity orientation of the Family Birthplace at Memorial Regional Hospital. Even simple questions like “where should we park?” and “what hospital doors should we come through?” are essential to know as you prepare for your little one’s arrival. These tours are designed to help answer questions on the ins and outs of labor and delivery.

You can also watch the virtual tour on this page to become more familiar with our amenities and what to expect during your stay.

Register for Online Orientation


Features and Services at the Family Birthplace


Labor and Delivery

Our skilled team of doctors, anesthesiologists, nurses and lactation consultants all have one goal: to provide you and your baby with the best possible care. We are here to support, empower and encourage you to create the perfect environment to welcome your little one.

Skin-to-Skin Contact

Our team is here to support immediate bonding between you and your baby. Regardless of cesarean or vaginal delivery, we encourage skin-to-skin contact with your baby immediately following birth.

Breastfeeding and Lactation Services

If you plan to breastfeed your baby, we are here to help you get off to a successful start. Our nursing team is trained in lactation, meaning we are here to help you with positioning, latching or engorgement. MHM also offers on-site lactation consultants for comprehensive care for babies who need extra help latching and staying awake at the breast. Our goal is to help you feel encouraged and supported as you and your baby begin your breastfeeding journey.

Daily Discharge Orientation

Prior to being discharged, we offer moms nutritious take home meals and a brief orientation before you head home with your baby. This orientation is full of important going-home topics, including:

  • Baby care
  • Breastfeeding
  • Car seat safety
  • How to care for circumcisions
  • Mom postpartum care
  • Warning signs of postpartum depression

Birth Certificate and Social Security Number

We offer assistance completing your baby's application for a birth certificate and SSN in both Spanish and English.

High-Risk Pregnancy Care for Mom and Baby

The Perry Family Birthplace at Memorial Regional Hospital offers comprehensive high-risk pregnancy care for mothers prior to their baby’s birth. You will be closely monitored by our skilled Maternal Fetal Medicine specialists (perinatologist) and antepartum nursing team to ensure you and baby are both doing well. In addition, Memorial Regional Hospital has a dedicated, 24/7 placenta accreta team.

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

The 84-bed Wasie NICU at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is a Level II and Level III NICU with advanced technical equipment and a highly trained staff. Our NICU is one of only 11 Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Centers in Florida. There is 24-hour in-house coverage by neonatology. Parents are encouraged to visit and care for their NICU baby as much as medically possible.

Neonatal Bereavement Support Group

If you've experienced the loss of a pregnancy or an infant, we have resources available to support you as you heal and cope with grief.

  • Hotline: Please call our hotline for more information and support at 954-844-6916.
  • Online Support Group: Visit Rachel's Gift to register to attend this free, online support group on Zoom every Thursday.
  • In-person: Due to the pandemic, our in-person bereavement support group at Memorial Hospital Pembroke is temporarily on-hold.

Maternal Addiction

Memorial's Mothers in Recovery (MIR) program helps expecting moms struggling with drugs and/or alcohol safely withdraw from substance abuse, and supports them in meeting their recovery goals.

Hospital Birth Cost

We want to give you the information you need to make healthcare decisions, including the costs of labor and delivery.

OB Emergency Department

Our dedicated Obstetrical Emergency Departments have a board-certified OB/GYN hospitalist, 24 hours a day/7 days a week at each location. The hospitalist works with primary care OB/GYNs to provide immediate care and make decisions regarding hospital admissions and follow-up plans. In addition, we have on-site OB anesthesiologists, a maternal transport team and midwifery support.

Awards and Certifications

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Register for Infant Sleep Safety Class

The Baby’s Coming: Last-Minute Checklist

  • Camera and memory card
  • Confirm insurance coverage or self-pay options
  • Contact information for your baby’s pediatrician
  • Comfortable going-home outfits for baby and mom
  • Infant car seat installed correctly
  • Light blanket
  • Phones and device chargers

Visit our What to Expect and What to Pack pages for more information.