ETMC Family Birthplace in Jacksonville


The only maternity program in Cherokee County

Every birth is a special delivery at ETMC Jacksonville, where a dedicated team of obstetricians and nurses offers extraordinary support for mothers and newborns.

Located on the third floor of the hospital, the ETMC Family Birthplace in Jacksonville features

  • five labor/delivery/recovery/postpartum (LDRP) suites with fetal monitors and other state-of-the-art equipment to ensure everyone’s safety
  • seven postpartum rooms
  • Level I nursery care
  • a dedicated surgical suite for cesarean section deliveries
  • anesthesia providers available for pain relief during labor
  • lactation education
  • the support of a full-service hospital
  • interpreters and/or language access services

It’s all about you and your baby

We rely on our continuous care process to ensure your labor and delivery experience is as smooth and comfortable as possible. If you’ve been up all night in labor or have had a C-section, our Level I nursery provides the option to rest knowing your baby is being cared for by experts. Our LDRP suites are homey, with sleeping accommodations for family members or guests – but how long your visitors stay is always up to you.

“When each mother-to-be arrives, we give her a plan of care and tell her what to expect throughout the process. Our nurses are very compassionate, and we’re busy caring for our patients, answering questions and educating them throughout their stay.”
– Julie Flora, RN, Family Birthplace

Plan a tour or register at the ETMC Family Birthplace in Jacksonville

If you’re in the process of deciding where to have your baby, we invite you to arrange a tour. If you’ve decided to deliver at the ETMC Family Birthplace in Jacksonville, we invite you begin the preregistration process. Call 903-541-5367 to learn more.

Check out our list of frequently asked questions about delivering your baby at ETMC.

Visit the main ETMC labor and delivery webpage.

Visit the ETMC Jacksonville home page.