Presence Saint Francis Hospital

To schedule a tour of The Family Birthplace or find a doctor who’s right for you, call 877.737.4636 (INFO).

At Presence Saint Francis Hospital, we understand the unique health care needs of women. That’s why we offer services designed with your comfort in mind. From breast health to pregnancy and childbirth, we want to help make your life a little easier.

Labor and Delivery at Presence Saint Francis Hospital: Why Choose Us?

Our obstetrics professionals offer experienced, compassionate care that’s close to home for families in Evanston and Skokie. We offer:

  • In-house childbirth specialists available 24/7: Our obstetricians, anesthetists and neonatologists provide round-the-clock care for our expectant moms and their newborns.
  • Experienced mother and baby care: Our teams include nurses (many with obstetrics (OB) certifications), certified lactation (breastfeeding) consultants and a certified diabetes educator for education about gestational diabetes (high blood sugar levels during pregnancy).
  • Private maternity suitesOur private labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum (LDRP) suites allow you to bond with your baby in one room throughout your entire stay.

The Family Birthplace: Comprehensive Childbirth Services

When you’re expecting a baby, you want your delivery to go as smoothly as possible. With years of experience, our obstetricians and OB nurses are ready to help you welcome a new child into your family. You can take comfort, knowing that you and your baby will receive attentive, expert care from our team, including:

  • Superior care from our labor and delivery experts, at any hour of the day or night throughout your childbirth experience, recovery and postpartum
  • Access to a C-section suite in Family Birthplace, if needed
  • Level 2+ SCN (special care nursery) with advanced care for babies born at 32 weeks or younger

At the Family Birthplace at Presence Saint Francis, our LDRP suites help make your childbirth experience as stress-free as possible. Our private suites feature:

  • Beautiful city and lake views
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Deluxe sleeper chair for a visitor to spend the night
  • Mini fridge
  • CD player, TV and VCR/DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Hydrotherapy tub for greater comfort and deeper relaxation during labor

Other amenities for our new mothers include:

  • Room service meals so you can order from our menu whenever you like, and get a guest meal too
  • Extended visiting hours for family and friends
  • Certified lactation consultants to offer assistance and answer your questions about breastfeeding, during and after your stay with us

Prenatal Classes at Presence Saint Francis

Contact Us

To schedule a tour of The Family Birthplace or find a doctor who’s right for you, call 877.737.4636 (INFO).

 Presence Saint Francis Hospital

The Family Birthplace 

355 Ridge Avenue

Evanston, IL 60202

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We offer free parking in our lots and garage.



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