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Maternity Care at Mansfield Hospital

Quality Maternity Experience, Close to Home

The maternity care experts in the Labor and Delivery Unit at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital have been trained in the latest birth techniques and comfort measures. We have board-certified obstetricians that provide care to our patients. Anesthesiologists are available on-call 24 hours a day, with Pediatric Hospitalists and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) on the unit 24 hours a day. 

Labor and Delivery Unit in Mansfield, Ohio

In addition to routine pregnancy care, we are prepared to handle high-risk deliveries. At Mansfield Hospital, pediatric hospitalists from Nationwide Children's Hospital are on staff around the clock to care for your newborn.

When It’s Time To Deliver

We encourage you to pre-register for your hospital stay to avoid extra time and paperwork when you arrive to deliver. To pre-register, please call (419) 526.8415. Or, you can register online at

When You Arrive

We provide free, convenient parking adjacent to the main entrance for all of our patients and visitors. In addition, we offer free valet parking services available right outside of our main entrance. The Labor and Delivery Unit is located on the second floor of the hospital and can be accessed near the main lobby entrance.

During daytime hours, enter through the front door where you will be greeted and assisted to the Labor and Delivery Unit.

If you arrive after regular business hours, please enter the hospital through the Emergency Department. You will be assisted to the second floor by the Emergency Department staff.

To schedule a maternity tour at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital, please call (419) 526.8734.

When You’re Admitted

Our spacious, home-like birthing suites have fetal monitoring technology and the latest in birthing comfort options. Each room has a private bathroom and shower, and a sleeping chair for your support person or visitors. A refrigerator and snack station are nearby.

During labor and delivery, two to three additional support persons may be in the room with you. Family and friends are welcome to wait in the spacious Family Waiting Area just down the hall. Visitors under the age of 12, unless a sibling, are not permitted in Labor and Delivery.

They can take turns visiting you in the labor and delivery room, provided there are no more than three people in the room with you while you’re in labor.

After delivery, you will be moved to a private postpartum room that includes:

  • comfortable sleeping accommodations for you and your partner
  • a private bathroom and shower
  • adjustable lighting
  • a rocking chair
  • a telephone
  • a television with VCR/DVD
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.

Meeting Your Baby

When your baby arrives:

  • You may hold your baby moments after his or her birth.
  • You will be able to bond with your baby for an hour before a nurse examines, weighs and measures your baby.
  • Your baby is immediately returned to you to hold and feed.
  • After a normal delivery, we encourage you to keep your baby with you in your room as much as possible to begin the natural bonding process. If you require rest or additional medical care, your baby may be cared for in the nursery near the postpartum room.

When You Have Visitors

Friends and family are welcome in the Maternity Center at all times and can be limited based on your schedule and preferences. No overnight visitors under the age of 18 are permitted.

Visitors may park in our free and convenient visitor parking lot located near the main entrance of the hospital. The patient liaison can direct them to the mother's room when they arrive.