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Maternity Care at Piedmont Athens

*Piedmont Athens is a Level III designated NICU facility

Piedmont Athens Regional offers Maternity Center Tours and classes for Childbirth Preparation, Birth Basics, Breastfeeding Basics, Baby Care Basics, and Baby & Child CPR.

At Piedmont Athens Regional, we offer exceptional family-centered care with access to:

  • OBED/Triage (24/7) with OB Hospitalists or private doctors
  • All private rooms
  • Wi-Fi available
  • 24 hour in-house Anesthesia staff
  • Portable/wireless fetal monitors to support ambulation
  • Labor support tools to enhance comfort in labor (birthing balls, peanut balls, aromatherapy and hydrotherapy)
  • Exclusive skin-to-skin care for first hour of life
  • Mother/Baby couplet care with 24 hour rooming-in and routine screening tests performed at mom’s bedside
  • Lactation Consultants on staff 7 days a week for inpatient and outpatient care and a breastfeeding support group
  • On campus Midwifery Practice which offers a full range of services for OB/GYN clients. 
  • Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Pediatric Unit for inpatient and outpatient services

Maternity Classes

Piedmont Healthcare offers a variety of maternity and education classes throughout metro Atlanta and surrounding counties.

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Maternity Tours

Our tour provides expectant families an opportunity to visit our maternity center, including  Labor and Delivery and Family Care Center (mother/baby unit). Information will be provided about the admission process and questions will be answered. 

Register for a tour

Resource Contacts

  • Hospital: 706-475-7000
  • Birth Certificate Information: 706-475-4148
  • Childbirth and Infant CPR Classes: 706-475-5622
  • Clarke County Health Department: 706-389-6921
  • Labor and Delivery: 706-475-9320
  • Lactation Services: 706-475-9328
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