Overlook Medical Center (Summit, NJ)

Atlantic Health System

99 Beauvoir Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
Phone: (908) 766-2775
https://www.atlantichealth.org/locations/hospitals/overlook-medical-center

General Information

Main Highlights / Resources

  • High-risk maternal and fetal care: This is a Level III Perinatal Center equipped to handle high-risk and more complex maternal and fetal conditions
  • Wireless fetal monitoring*
  • Gentle C-sections**
  • Baby-Friendly USA hospital ***

Education

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

Other Features

  • Virtual Doula service available (videoconference)
  • Celebration meal
  • All meals provided for designated support person
  • Gift of Kiehl’s products upon discharge

* 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.