The Birthplace at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center
At The Birthplace at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center, our highly-trained team provides family–centered maternity care in a supportive, beautiful environment, which includes private rooms. Our nurses are specially trained in high touch labor support, breastfeeding support and in couplet care, where a nurse cares for the mother and baby together. The Birthplace provides education programs for mothers and their families before and after the baby is born. We also offer certified lactation consultants to assist mom with breastfeeding as well as an on–site retail shop that has breast pumps, clothing and other helpful items for moms. As part of Carilion Clinic, our patients have streamlined access to other high–level services including the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.