Pregnancy Care

Expert care and support throughout your pregnancy journey

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Our approach to pregnancy care

Wellspan providers offer care that is compassionate and personal. We believe in listening to and partnering with you in your health care – both in prevention and in treatment.

Our team of board-certified obstetricians and gynecologists, nurse midwives, nurses, genetic counselors, and other specialists are dedicated to providing you with the personalized care and support you need throughout your pregnancy.

Your pregnancy is unique, and so is your care. We listen to your concerns and create a care plan that meets your individual needs. We also offer a variety of classes and resources to help you prepare for childbirth and parenthood.

We're committed to providing you with the best possible care, so you can focus on enjoying this special time in your life.

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Resources at your fingertips

You'll have access to a personalized pregnancy app with hundreds of helpful resources. You can track your progress and always have access to the education your providers approved through the pregnancy app. You can also see all your medical information and connect with your care team via MyWellSpan. Our apps are just one way we're here to help you feel empowered during your pregnancy and postpartum recovery.

Advanced neonatal intensive care units (NICUs)

In case delivery doesn't go as planned, you'll have convenient access to state-of-the-art Level II and Level III NICUs at:

  • WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital
  • WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital
  • WellSpan York Hospital

WellSpan York Hospital is WellSpan's most advanced NICU, with the expertise and knowledge to care for premature newborns and critically ill babies.

Comfortable and private birthing suites

Our private labor and delivery rooms offer a comfortable and peaceful environment for you to welcome your baby. We have birth positioning supplies such as birth balls, peanut balls, CUB chairs available for all laboring patients. Many of our WellSpan nurses and providers have Spinning Babies ® provider training to support your physiological approach to birth.

Postpartum recovery suites

After delivery, you'll have a private recovery suite. Suite amenities include:

  • bathroom with a shower and hairdryer
  • TV and telephone
  • comfortable sofa bed for your support person
  • free Wi-Fi

Our nursing team includes board-certified lactation consultants and counselors, so you have the supportive care you need after you deliver your baby.

Award-winning maternity care

We’re honored to have received a Blue Distinction in Maternity Care from Blue Cross Blue Shield, recognizing our expertise and efficiency in maternity care.

Money and The Leapfrog Group have also acknowledged our dedication to delivering safe, quality and affordable healthcare by naming three of our hospitals to their list of Best Maternity Hospitals in America.

WellSpan birthing hospitals are designated as CMS certified Birthing Friendly Hosptials and PA Keystone 10 certified facilities. We implementing evidence-based maternity care practices to help improve obstetric care and breastfeeding care and exclusive breastfeeding rates, as well as to improve the health of new moms and babies.