The Mother-Baby Unit at Johns Hopkins Bayview offers a unique environment for stable newborns to "room-in" 24 hours per day with their mothers. A specialized nursing team provides post-partum care to mothers and regular newborn care to their infants.
Other services available include:
- Breastfeeding counseling
- Social work consultation
- Educational materials (pamphlets, handouts, videos)
- Interpreter services/TDY
- Hearing screenings (OAE and AABR)
- Newborn metabolic screening
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Director of L&D JHBMC
Linda Carrick, RN
Patient Care Manager
Cheryl Harrow, MS, FPNP
Nurse Practitioner and Lactation Consultant
Lisa McHargue, MS, CRNP
Having a Baby at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
An overview video of obstetrical services, the neonatal intensive care unit, mother/baby postpartum unit and what to expect when having a baby at Johns Hopkins Bayview.
What to Expect: Having a Baby at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
For expecting parents, a brief tour of the Labor and Delivery Unit and Mother Baby Unit at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Hear from nurses about what to expect, what to bring, where to park, having visitors and other information.