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Women's Care at Vidant Medical Center

Women's Care at Vidant Medical Center is dedicated to meeting the unique health needs of women. We realize that your health changes as you age; that's why we provide care and information to you throughout all phases of your life.

We specialize in care for pregnant women, including high-risk antepartum (before birth), labor and delivery, and postpartum (after birth) care. We are the regional referral center for high-risk pregnancies, and James and Connie Maynard Children's Hospital at Vidant Medical Center has the only Level III neonatal intensive care unit in eastern North Carolina.

Women's Care also provides the latest advances in gynecologic surgery. We understand the importance of your family and encourage them to participate in your care.

Online Childbirth Education Classes

Would you like to take a childbirth class from the comfort of your own home?  The Gift of Motherhood eLearning site offers childbirth education at no cost to you.  To access the site, use the code VIDANTBABY to enter the eLearning site.

 North Carolina Maternity Center Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation  Vidant Medical Center hold the NC Maternity Center Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation (NC MCBFD), which is an initiative developed to recognize those maternity centers that have taken steps to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in their organization.
Baby-Friendly logo  Vidant Medical Center is a Baby-Friendly® designated hospital. The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initative is a program launched by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) to encourage and recognize hospitals/birthing centers that offer an optimal level of care for infant feeding and mother/baby bonding.


Having a baby?

Online pre-registration is temporarily unavailable.

Pre-register online by your 28th week of pregnancy. This registration for your baby's delivery at Vidant Medical Center will be entered into our system one month prior to your due date.

Birth Certificate

Fill out the Birth Information Worksheet completely and bring it with you to the hospital. Having this document will help us create your child's birth certificate as quickly as possible.

Birth Plan

Fill out the Birth Plan completely, share with us and your doctors so we all know your preferences for labor, birth and immediately after.