Wireless Fetal Monitoring – The Monica Novii at EIRMC Women and Infants Center:

[Alicia] Hi, my name is Alicia and I’m a labor and delivery nurse at EIRMC. [Serena] And I’m Serena, I am also a labor and delivery nurse here at EIRMC. [Alicia] And we wanted to take a minute to tell you about our new wireless monitoring system, the Monica Novii. So previously, when you would […]

Woman gives birth in a car after it is pulled over for speeding

If you get pulled over by police saying ‘my girlfriend’s in labour I have to get to the hospital’ is a pretty old excuse. But on a routine traffic stop on a South Seattle street that excuse was actually true. At around 3.45 am officers saw a car running a red light but when they […]

She Watched the Live Birth!

Kids React to their Own Birth Videos!

Birth Center Tour at John Muir Health

As the Chief Nurse Executive, former Director of the Birth Center and a mother of two sons born right here at John Muir Health, welcome to our Walnut Creek Medical Center. Today our amazing team is going to take you on a virtual tour of our Labor & Delivery unit and our Mother / Baby […]

Why Do Women Give Birth Lying Down?

If you’re like me, your social media is filled with pictures of beaming parents, and cute babies. But in the midst of that postnatal glow, I bet you haven’t stopped to wonder: when did women start giving birth lying on their backs? Now I’ve heard a slew of pregnancy related myths, from the position of […]