Delivering monumental moments

When you’re having a baby, you want everything to be just perfect, and nobody understands that better than we do.

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - College Station has the only state-designed Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the Brazos Valley so that your family can receive care close to home.

The Women and Children Services at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – College Station provide advanced obstetrical services combined with a warm, caring, and relaxing atmosphere.

Couplet Care

After delivery, mothers and babies are cared for together in our Couplet Care environment. Babies remain with their mothers in this family-centered unit, receiving their nursing care together, promoting education and building confidence for new mothers.

Texas Ten Step designation

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – College Station has received Texas Ten Step Program facility designation for improving the health of newborns and infants. This program encourages breastfeeding as the preferred method of feeding for newborns and infants.

Our birthing suites

You will labor, deliver and recover in the labor and delivery suite here in College Station.

Our spacious labor and delivery birthing suites allow for care to be brought to you and your baby.

These suites allow your new family to remain together during the birthing process, creating a comfortable environment for this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

  • Beautiful private rooms with plenty of natural light
  • Soothing colors and ambient lighting to create a calming, relaxing environment
  • Sleep area for your support person
  • Online meal ordering
  • On-demand educational videos
  • Lactation support
  • Cuddle or snooze time (daily, 2:00 - 4:00 PM) for mom and baby to have an opportunity to rest and enjoy one another, uninterrupted by hospital personnel and well-intentioned visitors

Recognized for putting you first

Your big moment is one of a kind. Your care should be, too.

That’s why we’re honored to deliver better with the highest-possible rating for Best Hospitals for Maternity from U.S. News & World Report, one of only 14 hospitals in Texas to receive this accolade.

To be recognized among the Best Hospitals for Maternity, hospitals have to excel on multiple quality metrics that matter to expectant families, including complication rates, Cesarean sections, whether births were scheduled too early in pregnancy and how successfully each hospital supported breastfeeding. Fewer than half of the hospitals evaluated by U.S. News for maternity care earned a ‘High Performing’ rating, which is the highest rating U.S. News awards for this care.

Thank you for letting us be a part of your moment.

Only state-designated Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the Brazos Valley

Baylor Scott & White – College Station is a Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). This designation means our NICU can provide advanced life-support services and technologies for premature and seriously ill newborn babies.

In addition to the advanced equipment to treat newborns in our College Station NICU, we have specialized educational materials and dedicated staff to help you understand your new baby's unique health needs.

NicView camera

Family-centered care is our priority. Our NICU provides the NicView camera system that allows parents, family and friends to view their newborn baby in real time through a secure online portal.

Parent education classes and resources

As an expectant parent, you already know there’s much to be done before the arrival of your baby. We’re pleased and honored to offer a variety of services to help make these coming months as stress-free and productive as possible.

From your first prenatal appointment to delivery, it’s our goal to keep you and your baby safe every moment of the way. Download this guide make sure your pregnancy is a happy and healthy one.

Download pre-natal care guide

  • Online childbirth class

    This interactive program includes videos and illustrations that provide couples with the skills that are essential to an informed childbirth experience.

    Register for online childbirth class

  • Online cesarean class

    Sometimes a planned cesarean is a necessary surgical birth option for a healthy mom and a healthy baby. Becoming informed and prepared will help you gain understanding and help you make good choices. Learn about what to expect during your hospital stay and how to have a good recovery process when you return home.

    Register for online cesarean class

  • Online newborn care class

    This class gives you a wonderful guide to help you learn about the basics of taking care of your new infant.

    A self-study program designed to help new parents transition to parenting right in the comfort of their own home. Soothing techniques, safe sleep guidelines, diapering, bathing and feeding are just a few of the topics covered in this instructional online course. Useful tips and resources will give you confidence as you build your parenting skills.

    Register for online newborn care class

  • Online breastfeeding class

    Breastfeeding is recommended for the first year of your baby’s life. This interactive program includes videos and illustrations that provide couples with the skills that are essential to an informed breastfeeding experience.

    Register for online breastfeeding class

  • Online fatherhood class

    Preparing for fatherhood is no easy task. Men want to support their partners and new babies, but often feel lost and unsure about how to do that. This useful, informative, and entertaining class was created for men to help them find their way on this unique journey. With a positive focus on the importance of being involved right from the start, you'll learn how to support your partner through pregnancy and birth, as well as survival tips for those first few sleep-deprived months with a newborn.

    Register for online fatherhood class

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Helping you prepare every step of the way at our labor and delivery hospitals

If you find yourself asking, "what is the best labor and delivery hospital near me?" our experienced care teams are here to help you prepare for your big moment—and every little moment along the way, including all the stages of labor. Tell us a little about where you are in your journey and get the answers you need for a safe pregnancy, labor and delivery near you.