Morristown Medical Center (Morristown, NJ)

Atlantic Health System

100 Madison Avenue, Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: (908) 766-2775
https://www.atlantichealth.org/locations/hospitals/morristown-medical-center.html

General Information

Main Highlights / Resources

  • High-risk maternal and fetal care: This is a Level IV Regional Perinatal Center equipped to handle the most complex maternal and fetal conditions.
  • Wireless fetal monitoring*
  • Gentle C-sections**
  • Midwives on staff
  • Doulas are welcomed if they are designated as the support person.
  • Baby-Friendly USA certified hospital ***

Education

  • Online birthing and parenting classes available for a fee.
  • Breastfeeding: free lactation consultant 7 days a week. Phone consults and online breastfeeding support group after discharge.

Other Features

  • Birthing balls, peanuts and other labor support tools
  • Aromatherapy
  • Nitrous oxide****
  • Celebration meal
  • All meals provided for designated support person.

* FDA-approved, Wireless technology that allows for continued mobility during labor
** A C-Section experience that’s more like a typical labor and delivery room than an operating room.
*** A special World Health Organization designation given to maternity facilities that have successfully implemented practices that protect, promote, and support breastfeeding.
**** A medical drug approach to pain management during labor. It’s sometimes referred to as laughing gas and serves as an alternative to an epidural.