Birth Center

Feeling Good About Delivering Your Baby
This is a special time in your life as you bring your precious baby into the world! Anderson Regional Birth Center provides care for you and your newborn. From traditional labor and delivery to natural childbirth and cesarean section, Anderson’s highly trained physicians and support staff are there for you.

Feeling Comfortable…
We have designed our private labor, delivery and recovery suites to provide a calm and comforting environment for your delivery. Each suite features state-of-the-art equipment with modern, home-like amenities for you and your family.

Feeling Reassured…
Be assured that our maternity healthcare professionals are ready to share in the delivery of your miracle with the latest technology, caring hands and encouraging words.

Feeling Confident About Your Care…
Our Well-Baby Nursery provides care for your healthy newborn. You may choose to have your baby remain with you in your room, or you may choose to have your baby return to the nursery periodically so that you may rest.
If any unexpected complications occur, your baby will be attended by our highly skilled professional staff utilizing advanced technology in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), including board-certified neonatologists and specially trained nurses, social workers, respiratory, occupational and physical therapists.

Feeling Safe…
Moms and babies can be assured that Anderson Regional Birth Center offers a safe, nurturing atmosphere for their maternity stay. We take the security of our smallest patients very seriously. Our Nursery Unit is a locked unit where only designated personnel can gain access using ID swipe cards.

Feeling Informed…
The childbirth education program at Anderson Regional Birth Center is designed to prepare you and your family for the birth and parenting of your baby. The classes offered by the Birth Center are complimentary to those planning to deliver their baby at Anderson. Please schedule your classes with our experienced team of maternal/newborn educators and nurses by calling 601-553-6123. Each class lasts approximately two hours. One session will include a tour of the labor, delivery and recovery suites, the newborn nursery and postpartum rooms.

Breastfeeding is the absolute best way to feed your baby because breast milk offers a lifetime of health benefits for both mom and baby. Our Board Certified Lactation Consultants will provide information on the "why to" and the "how to" of breastfeeding.

Circumcision Information…
If you are having a baby boy, be sure to decide in advance of your delivery if you want him to be circumcised. The decision to have your baby circumcised is a personal one. Your doctor is available to discuss the options with you.

If you want your baby to be circumcised, please check with your OB-GYN or midwife to see if he or she performs circumcisions at the hospital or in his or her office. If the procedure is performed in the hospital, there will be a $300 fee that must be paid prior to delivery.

Circumcisions are considered an elective procedure and are usually not covered by insurance or Medicaid. It is your responsibility to contact your insurance company to determine whether or not the procedure will be covered. If your insurance does cover circumcision, our Business Office will need to document this approval prior to your delivery. You may finalize this arrangement by calling 601-553-6181. If your insurance will not cover the circumcision, you will need to make the full payment of $300 or set up a payment plan in advance of your delivery. Payment arrangements can be made by calling 601-553-6181.

Thank you for choosing Anderson Regional Medical Center. We look forward to serving you and your family.

Click the link below to download a pdf document with comprehensive information.

 Download Anderson Birth Center Information Booklet
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