'First Moments' Maternity Services
Two Set of Twin Boys Equal Double the Fun for Local Family
First of Many Thumbs Up for CMC Babies
Community Medical Center is giving babies in the ‘First Moments’
Maternity Unit their first thumbs up with a special gift.
CMC is honored so many families choose our physicians for maternity care
that we wanted to thank them with a “I got my first thumbs up at
Community Medical Center” hat.
Welcome to First Moments Maternity Services
The birth of a baby is one of life's most precious moments, and Community
Medical Center is fully committed to making safety and comfort a top priority
for our patients. CMC's state-of-the-art technology combined with
nurturing care makes CMC a top choice for maternity care. From childbirth
education classes to breastfeeding support, we're with expectant moms
every step of the way.
Our obstetricians are all board certified and the First Moments Maternity
Unit is staffed by exceptionally caring and compassionate nurses who specialize
in maternity and newborn care. The unit is equipped with private labor-delivery-recovery
rooms for deliveries in a relaxed and home-likesetting, complete with
Jacuzzis, as well as an all-private mother-baby unit that creates the
ideal environment for mothers to rest, recuperate and bond with their
new baby. Moms have access to anesthesia services 24/7 and a fully equipped
operating suite for cesarean births or complicated, high-risk deliveries.
A newborn nursery and a dedicated Level 2 special care unit for infants
requiring special attention is also available, and neonatologists are
Women may also choose the care of certified nurse midwives who work in
collaboration with physicians. Our goal is to provide mothers with the
birth experience of their choice.
Before the birth of your baby, we also invite you to take part in a full
range of parent preparation and education classes taught by certified
childbirth educators. Classes include: childbirth series (Healthy Beginnings,
Preparing for Your Newborn and Prepared Childbirth), Exercise for Pregnancy
and Post-Delivery, Breastfeeding Class and Support, Prepared Brothers
and Sisters, and Grandparents Class. For more information on our classes
or a tour, please call (732) 557-8034.