OhioHealth Maternity Care

The perfect bundle of expertise and care

The perfect bundle of expertise and care

We believe welcoming a baby into the world is one of life’s most personal experiences – a lifetime of emotions, gathered into a single moment.

At OhioHealth, these moments are our specialty. We are the number one choice for labor and delivery for Richland County and the surrounding communities. OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital and OhioHealth Shelby Hospital provide the same safe, quality care you can expect at any of our hospitals. And if you or your baby need specialized support, we have the local experts and resources who can help.

The best maternity care lets you choose what’s most important to you. OhioHealth has it all in Richland County.

Delivering at our hospitals

Pregnancy is filled with excitement, and nervousness. And waiting, and waiting, and suddenly … it’s time. Whether you choose to deliver at Mansfield Hospital or Shelby Hospital, you will be guided by maternity experts through every step of this unforgettable experience.

We’ll help you prepare for your baby with breastfeeding consultations and childbirth classes. And our board-certified obstetricians and anesthesiologists are available 24/7, so no matter when your baby decides to arrive, a specialist will be waiting.

We invite you to schedule a tour of our Maternity Centers to see all we have to offer. You’ll find spacious, private birthing suites with the latest fetal monitoring technology, and the comforts of home, so your loved ones can stay close and begin bonding at birth.

Call (419) 526.8734 to schedule a tour at Mansfield Hospital, and (419) 342.1742 to schedule a tour at Shelby Hospital.

See what to expect when giving birth at our hospitals:


We keep preterm babies close to home

Some babies need a little extra care in their first few days of life. And at Mansfield Hospital, they can receive the specialized attention they need to recover and head home. The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Level 2 Special Care Nursery at Mansfield Hospital is the only Level 2 nursery in the area, offering the world-class neonatal expertise of Nationwide Children's Hospital and its specialists within the walls of Mansfield Hospital.