Maternal and Child Health (Maternity Services)

  • 4077 5th Avenue

    San Diego Campus
    4077 5th Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92103 US 32.7515 -117.16
      Phone
      619-294-8111
  • 435 H Street

    Chula Vista Campus
    435 H Street
    Chula Vista, CA 91910 US 32.6336 -117.083
      Phone
      619-691-7000

Maternity care in two San Diego locations

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego and Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista both offer comprehensive maternity services in a caring, family-centered environment. At both locations you’ will experience labor, delivery and recovery all in the same room. After delivery, you and your new baby will stay together so you can bond. Beds or roll-away cots are available for your support person to stay with you.

Take a photo tour of the maternity unit at:

Both locations provide specialized care for mothers-to-be and their new babies. Our maternity care services include:

  • Prenatal and postpartum care
  • Labor, delivery and recovery in one room
  • A level II neonatal care unit for newborns that need special care
  • Lactation services
  • Parenting, sibling and childbirth classes
  • Private postpartum rooms at our San Diego location
  • Hospital beds available for your support person at our San Diego location

Learn more about maternity services at Scripps.

Lactation support

Both Scripps Mercy Hospital locations provide comprehensive breastfeeding support.

Scripps hospitals and lactation stores carry breast pumps for rent as well as for sale. The rental of hospital grade electric pumps may or may not be covered by your insurance company. Please check with your insurance company for details about coverage for breast pump rental. Payment for breast pump rental or the purchase of a breast pump is due upon rental/sale.

For more information or to speak with a lactation consultant, call 619-260-7234.

Please note that during flu season visitation restrictions apply.