St. John’s Riverside Hospital has received the Five-Star Award for Excellence in Maternity Care for the eleventh year in a row. The St. John’s Riverside Hospital Maternity Center consists of a team of award-winning physicians and nurses who offer obstetrical care through every stage of a woman’s pregnancy. The St. John’s Riverside Hospital Maternity team delivers the latest and most advanced care in a comfortable, home-like environment featuring updated labor, delivery and recovery rooms.
Five Star Award Winning Maternity
Five-Star Maternity • Large Private Hudson Riverview Rooms • Award Winning Obstetrical Care • Nationally Recognized Safety Program • Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery • Peaceful Post-Partum Recovery Our Maternity Department offers a unique and comfortable environment even for the newest members of our community. The maternity department features all new and beautiful private rooms with views of the Majestic Hudson River providing a serene, healing environment.
The St. John’s Riverside Hospital Maternity team consists of the area’s leading doctors and compassionate nurses all of whom are certified in neonatal resuscitation. St. John’s Riverside Hospital Maternity team delivers the latest and most advanced care in a comfortable, home-like environment that includes updated labor, delivery and recovery rooms.
In addition, The Maternity Department now features all brand new state-of-the-art, private luxury post-partum suites for the comfort of all of our new moms.
The personalized pre-natal education program enhances the birthing experience providing comprehensive classes from Lamaze to breastfeeding.
Once your baby is delivered, you can rest assured that our state-of-the-art, Level II, Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery is equipped to provide comprehensive medical services if your baby is born prematurely or has other special needs.
St. John’s Riverside Hospital’s state-of-the-art maternity safety program includes security protocols followed by top maternity centers nationwide including electronic tagging for infants. In addition, parents can take advantage of “rooming in” where newborns remain in the same room as their mothers for most of their stay.
The Maternity Department features all new, private, luxury post-partum suites for the comfort of all of our new moms, many with majestic views of the Hudson River. Suites also have private baths and sleeper chairs to comfortably accommodate partners. During your stay our chefs will provide a celebratory gourmet dinner for the new parents. And, every day you can enjoy delicious homemade baked goods and fresh fruit from our afternoon gourmet cart.
New moms-to-be can rest assured if they notified that they will be having a high-risk pregnancy. Keith Lascale, MD who is considered one of the most respected Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists in New York is available. As the perinatal Medical Director at St. John’s Riverside Hospital he is ready to explain to patients how their pregnancy may be at risk. For pregnant women with chronic health problems, Maternial-Fetal Medicine specialists work with other clinical specialists to keep the woman healthy as her body changes and her baby grows. As a team the Maternal-Fetal Medicine doctor manages all aspects of the pregnancy in conjunction with an Obstetrician. Dr. Lascale’s practice offers state-of-the-art services in a private comfortable setting including overseeing screening tests, diagnostic testing, high-res ultra-sounds and Amniocentesis. Some of the specific testing he offers includes; perinatal consultations, fetal testing, Ultrasonography, genetic service and dietary services.
Once your baby is delivered, you can rest assured that our state-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery is equipped to provide comprehensive medical services if your baby is born prematurely or has other special needs.