The Birth Place

Welcome! St. Anthony Regional Hospital is excited to help you welcome the newest addition to your family! Our specially trained nurses and board certified providers are committed to making your birth experience safe and memorable.

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Giving birth is one of the greatest joys you can experience! St Anthony Regional Hospital wants you to be able to share this joy with each member of your family. At The Birth Place, nurses and physicians work together to provide special care for you, your family and your newborn. We know this is a time of great anticipation for you, and you can be assured your needs and expectations will be met because our staff is dedicated to you.

The Birth Place at St. Anthony offers:

  • Labor, delivery and post partum recovery all in one room
  • Microwave, refrigerator and soaker tub available in the room
  • Snacks and beverages available 24 hours a day, in addition to regularly served meals.
  • WiFi available throughout the hospital
  • Celebration meal for you and your partner to welcome your new baby
  • Individualized nursing care for you and your baby with opportunities to ask questions and learn hands-on with your nursing staff.
  • Daily doctor visits for mothers and newborns usually occur in the mornings. 
  • Hospital gowns are available to wear during your stay, however, you may bring your own clothes to wear. 
  • Bathroom supplies such as pads, disposable panties and a peri-care bottle are provided for you. 

Preparing for the Birth of your Baby

VISITORS ARE WELCOME! At the Birth Place, we include your family in many ways. Whether you choose relaxation coaching, a hospital tour, or one of our classes, the Birth Place and our education team are ready to work hard to make sure your birth experience is positive. 

The Birth Place strives to provide a loving start for every baby and loving care for every mom. Our promise to you is to provide respectful care, education, and a safe and secure environment to create a positive experience for you and your family.

There's a lot more to learn about before having your baby! We want to help, so we gathered some great information:

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Pregnancy, Birth, and Beyond


Welcome to the World!
The Birth Place Newborn Photos

Meet the Birth Place
Meet the Birth Place
Our New Baby
Our New Baby
Lifesaver Baby
Lifesaver Baby Class
Lactation Services
Lactation Services
Breastfeeding is an Art
Breastfeeding is an Art
Infant Feeding Support
Infant Feeding Support Group

Although some Birth Place classes have been temporarily suspended for COVID safety, we welcome your questions and comments either by phone or email to 712-794-5260 or A member of the Birth Place team would be happy to discuss breastfeeding, registration, or any element of your birth experience at St. Anthony.  Please check back when visiting restrictions are lifted. 

 Thank you for thinking of St. Anthony for your birthing experience!

A loving start for every baby, loving care for every mom.

Medical Staff in Birth Place