First Embrace Obstetrics

Your Comprehensive Birthing Center

BVRMC’s First Embrace Obstetrics is honored to be a birthing center involved in approximately 380 births per year. Each baby delivery is special and unique. Our staff will prepare you for labor and delivery, as well as what happens when baby comes home.

BVRMC OB Women's Choice Award 2020Call us at 712.213.8662 to set up a tour and learn more about pediatric services and your birth center team at First Embrace Obstetrics.

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What You Can Expect From First Embrace Obstetrics.

Safety of infants is always a high priority at BVRMC. Through frequent department drills and the latest technology, The Cuddles Infant Protection System™ can ease a mother’s mind.

  • Providing a continuum of care by specially trained nurses through pregnancy, labor and delivery, and follow-up after discharge from the birthing center.
  • 3 Certified RNs on staff to provide care 24/7
  • IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant)
  • Several Staff are:
    • CLC (Certified Lactation Counselors)
    • EFM (External Fetal Monitoring)
    • Inpatient OB Nursing
  • Spanish interpreters are available to assist with patient communication
  • All staff is NRP Certified (Neonatal Resuscitation Program)
  • All staff is STABLE Certified (Sugar & Safe Care, Temperature, Airway, Blood Pressure, Lab Work, Emotional Support)

Supporting you during your pregnancy and after baby delivery

 

Events and News

LifeServe Blood Drive
  • LifeServe Blood Drive

    Walk-In donations are not accepted at this time/Photo I.D. Required Schedule your appointment online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903 Location: St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1614 W. 5th Street, Storm Lake, IA, Enter & Register at the EAST Entrance
    Wednesday, June 3, 2020
    12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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  • "Hello Baby" (Sibling Class)

    Being a big sister or brother is a ‘Big Deal’ at BVRMC. Children 3-10 years of age, who are waiting for the arrival of a new baby, can join us to pick out a small gift for the baby, hear a story, learn about babies and have their picture taken.  
    Tuesday, July 7, 2020
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

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