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Covington Medical Center Birth Center

The Family Birth Center at MultiCare Covington Medical Center

Updated Visitor Policy

To make sure our patients, visitors and staff stay safe while we address the current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, MultiCare has established visitor restrictions at our Puget Sound-area Family Birth Centers starting Tuesday, May 26.

  • Only one caregiver, support person or visitor will be allowed for each patient, each day. If a doula is present, they may enter in addition to the visitor.
  • No children under 17 years of age will be allowed to visit, unless they are a patient
  • You should not visit or accompany a patient if you or someone close to you has been ill recently

About the Birth Center

The Family Birth Center at MultiCare Covington Medical Center provides a home-like setting and compassionate care to support your vision – whether you have a defined plan or need a trusted advisor to guide the way.

We offer high-touch, low intervention care to support your ideal experience, along with high-tech options to support any unanticipated needs.

Features of our Birth Center include:

  • Ten all-new spacious private rooms, where you'll stay throughout your labor, delivery, recovery and post-partum care (Unless you need extra medical support)
  • Large windows, a deep soaking jetted tub en-suite, a large sleeper sofa to accommodate an overnight visitor, a rocking chair, and a baby warmer
  • Available in-room amenities such as birthing balls and breastfeeding support pillows
  • Bassinets for baby to stay in-room with mom (unless baby needs extra medical support)
  • A full array of pain management options – from hydrotherapy in deep jetted soaking tubs to nitrous oxide to epidurals
  • Access to the MultiCare network of highly-specialized neonatal care, including the South Sound’s only Level IV NICU, with a highly-trained rapid transport team
  • Lactation support to help you successfully breast feed your baby
  • A dedicated room within the birth center for C-section deliveries, for those who need that option

Now offering nitrous oxide as a new pain management choice.

How to Reach Us

The Family Birth Center at Covington Medical Center can be reached by calling 253-372-6703.

Take a Virtual Tour

View the slideshow above to check out the Birth Center. Check back for video tours in the near future.

Out of an abundance of caution and care for our community during the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, MultiCare has decided to cancel onsite Birth Center tours until further notice. Thank you for your understanding. For more information about COVID-19 and tips to keep yourself and others healthy, please visit our information page.

Still have questions?

Contact our OB navigator to schedule a private Birth Center Q&A call.

Save Time and Pre-Register

To pre-register for your upcoming hospital stay, call 253-792-6005 Monday-Friday between 8am-6:30pm.

To register for Childbirth and Family Education classes, call 1-800-342-9919 or click here.