Birth Center and Neonatal Care Center

We’re ready for your arrival

Welcoming your baby into the world is one of life’s most amazing experiences. The Birth Center of Anna Jaques Hospital is proud to offer parents of northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire a place of exceptional care.

Our 12-bed unit is just the right size for women seeking a combination of experience you can trust and personalized attention you can't get at larger facilities – all while staying close to home.

  • All private rooms (guaranteed!) from delivery through recovery
  • Widest range of providers and personal birth choices to meet your needs and preferences
  • Measurably high quality care for you and your baby
  • Anesthesiologist physically on site 24/7 to control pain and for emergency C-section deliveries
  • Neonatal Care Center with a neonatologist available 24/7
  • Overnight accommodations for your partner or support person*
  • A variety of classes and support groups, including childbirth preparation, parenting, sibling preparation, breastfeeding and much more.

Your partner/support person is encouraged to stay with you overnight; however, we are unable to accommodate other visitors, including siblings or other children. 

Birth Center Room Renovation Project

The Birth Center Room Renovation Project that started in April 2015 is nearly complete with patient rooms upgraded with new technology, modern décor and furniture. This $1.1 million investment brings our unit to the highest standards to match our outstanding quality of care.

Email birthcenter@ajh.org with any questions or concerns.

Why Choose Anna Jaques?

  • Anna Jaques consistently scores above the 90th percentile for patient satisfaction in Press-Ganey surveys.
  • Our patients can’t say enough about our competent, compassionate nursing staff in patient satisfaction surveys.
  • Anna Jaques has a low C-section rate below the state average.
  • Our percentage of elective deliveries before 39 weeks is Zero.

Anna Jaques is a Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Centers+ for Maternity Care center which demonstrates expertise and a commitment to quality care for vaginal and cesarean section deliveries. These Centers demonstrate better overall patient satisfaction and a lower percentage of early elective deliveries.

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Practices

Women's Health Care - Haverhill

600 Primrose Street Haverhill Medical Offices of Anna Jaques Hospital
Haverhill, MA
01830

978-556-0100

www.whcobgyn.org

Women's Health Care - Newburyport

255 Low Street
Suite 101
Newburyport, MA
01950

978-556-0100

www.whcobgyn.org

Women's Health Care - Middleton

147 South Main Street
Suite B
Middleton, MA
01949

978-556-0100

www.whcobgyn.org

Riverside Pediatrics

18 Highland Avenue
Newburyport, MA
01950

978-465-0322

http://www.riversidepedi.com/

Anna Jaques Hospital

25 Highland Avenue
Newburyport, MA
01950

978-463-1000

www.ajh.org

Birth Center & Neonatal Care Center

25 Highland Avenue
Newburyport, MA
01950

978-463-1060