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Your baby, your birth center.

If you're having a baby, take a birth center tour to explore
our hospital, and say hello to our staff and nurses.


Mercy Hospital of Folsom Family Birth Center

Giving birth is a day that launches new life. After months of anticipation, where you choose to welcome your new addition to your family is an important decision. The Mercy Hospital of Folsom Family Birth Center is a place that is focused on you, anticipates and attends to your every need. Trust us to provide expert care in a safe, supportive and comfortable environment while enjoying the beauty of Folsom.

In our hospital, our spacious, private birthing center suites, guests enjoy generous amenities including:

  • New labor tubs
  • Spa amenity kits with organic spa products
  • Comfortable overnight sleepers for mom’s support person
  • Gourmet coffee and a variety of snacks, fresh wraps, salads and other food selections
  • Celebratory cider and chocolates to commemorate baby's arrival
  • Professional newborn photography services available
  • WiFi access
  • Flat screen TV
  • Aromatherapy
  • Support of a board-certified lactation consultant

Mercy Hospital of Folsom is highly regarded for outstanding care of mothers and their newborns. Our primary goal is for you to have an optimal birth experience. We work with you to discuss your birth plan and pain management and anesthesia options, including epidural and intrathecal combinations.

Birth Center Video Tour

The Mercy Hospital of Folsom Family Birth Center video tour offers a comprehensive preview of our facility. The tour provides a look at our private labor and delivery rooms and helpful tips for before, during and after the big day.

Lactation Support for New Mothers and Lactation Clinic

Mercy Hospital of Folsom believes in the long-term benefits of breastfeeding. Breast milk provides an excellent source of nutrition for your baby and has many health benefits for both mother and baby. For new moms, lactation consultants are available to answer any questions you have about breastfeeding. 


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A Safe, Personalized Birth Experience

We believe in providing our moms and families with a warm, safe, and homelike environment, but you are never alone. We are here 24/7, gently supporting you every step of the way, empowering you to have the type of birth you desire. We encourage you to bring your birth plan and voice your wishes, so that we can work together to bring your baby into the world safely and comfortably.

Below you can learn more about each of the birthing options at our facility.

Neonatal Intensive Care

For babies who might need some extra TLC on arrival, the advanced Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at our sister hospital Mercy San Juan Medical Center is just a short ride away.

Doula Services

Mercy Hospital of Folsom is pleased to provide doula services to obstetric patients free of charge. A doula is a trained professional that provides physical and emotional support to a woman and her support team during labor and birth and is subject to availability.  Learn More

Find our Network of OB/GYNs in Folsom

Find an OB/GYN in Folsom

For help finding a Mercy Hospital of Folsom affiliated doctor, use our online physician directory, or call our physician referral line at (888) 800-7688


Schedule a "Stork Tour" Today

We’d love to show you around! Come see what a big difference little luxuries make here at our Family Birth Center. Schedule a “Stork Tour” online today.

Childbirth Education

Mercy Hospital of Folsom’s childbirth education course helps you prepare both your mind and body for labor, delivery and postpartum. We use evidence based information to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the labor and birth process. We will help you navigate the birth process and we will practice coping techniques and provide your partners with tips on how to best support you through the labor process. 


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