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Although most women have normal deliveries, you can take comfort in knowing that AtlantiCare has the staff and technology to deal with complications, should they arise.

AtlantiCare is the only medical center in the region with a full-time maternal-fetal medicine program. The specialist team works to identify potential complications before a baby is born by using:

  • Ultrasound monitoring;
  • Ongoing risk assessments; and
  • Specialized tests for detecting abnormalities, such as amniocentesis (a small sampling of the fluid that surrounds the fetus).

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

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AtlantiCare also offers the region's only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of its kind. We provide 24-hour-a-day care by highly trained neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners, allowing you and your child access to on site experts if an emergency or complication arises. So, when a baby is born prematurely or with medical complications at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, the child can remain here for care – close to home and family. The Center for Childbirth even provides a room where parents can stay overnight, if they choose.

Services for Patients Without Health Insurance or Who Have Medicaid

We offer healthcare to expectant mothers at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center – Outpatient Services Building in Egg Harbor Township. Services include:

  • Prenatal care to monitor the mother’s and baby’s health during pregnancy;
  • Postpartum care;
  • WIC (Women, Infant and Children Program) referrals;

Labor and delivery services are provided at the Center for Childbirth on our Mainland Campus.

Transportation to our Egg Harbor Township Outpatient Services Building is available for New Jersey patients with Medicaid.

For more information or to make an appointment, call 609-677-7780.

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