Mother-Baby Unit

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 

Contact Us 410-550-0326

Mother-Baby Unit Virtual Tour

A virtual tour of our mother-baby unit guided by childbirth educator Suzanne Bernhardt, RN. Learn more about where to go when you arrive at the hospital and what to expect as we care for you and your baby both during delivery and post-partum.


Our Team

Cynthia Argani, M.D.
Medical Director, OB-GYN

Meg Sarezky, M.D.
Medical Diretor, Newborn Nursery

Barbara Lamartina, MS, BSN, RBC-OB, C-EFM
Patient Care Manager

Cheryl Harrow, MS, DNP
Jennifer Kennedy, PA-C, MS

Lisa McHargue, MS, CRNP
Clare Scott, PA-C, MPAS
Sarah Ward, PA-C, MPAS
Newborn Providers

Suzanne Bernhardt
Alice Dawkins, IBCLC
Cheryl Harrow, MS,
Deborah Lang, MSN, IBCLC
Denise Perseghin, IBCLC

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