Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns
Your Stay at Sharp Mary Birch
Focusing on your health and safety.
We have implemented new visitation and overnight guest guidelines in accordance with the County Health Department order. Learn more.
We appreciate your understanding as we continue to focus on the health and safety of our patients, staff, caregivers and community.
Since we cannot offer hospital tours at this time, we have created a virtual tour of what to expect when you arrive at the hospital to have your baby. We hope this step-by-step tour helps ease anxieties and answers questions you may have about your delivery at Sharp Mary Birch.
Your loved ones are welcome at Sharp.
As a patient at Sharp Mary Birch, you're in the best possible hands. But we know there's no substitute for the support of a loved one. That's why we go beyond visiting hours, equipping each patient room with a recliner or sofa sleeper — allowing one guest of your choosing to sleep comfortably in your room overnight.
Your overnight guest:
- Will be empowered to learn and participate in your recovery
- Will have access to either a recliner or sleeper sofa, depending upon availability
- Will receive sheets, a blanket, a pillow and a pillowcase
- Must be 18 or over and should not require supervision or physical assistance
- Will have access to vending machines, a gift shop, a cafeteria, an ATM and coffee cart
- Will have access to a wireless connection for your own laptop computer
To learn more about spending the night at Sharp Mary Birch, browse our list of packing suggestions. Or, if you're pregnant and would like tips on visiting us, read our guide and learn how you can prepare for your hospital stay. In addition, we offer a helpful guide if you are preparing for surgery. Please disable your browser's pop-up blocker in order to view the guides.
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"The Sharp Experience means that we strive to maximize physical health, tools for continued success and general well-being."
"Nothing compares with the joy of assisting during the birth of a child. It's an honor to share such an important part of a patient's life."
"I take the time to listen to my patients' issues and work with them to find a solution."
"The Sharp Experience signifies a warm and fostering environment that delivers exceptional patient care."
"I enjoy working with families to deliver optimal medical care so patients receive the best of health."