Renown Regional Medical Center is a great place to have a baby. We have the skill, expertise and technology along with a friendly environment to make your experience a memorable one.

Labor Assessment Area

The Labor Assessment Area is located on the 2nd Floor of the Sierra Tower in Renown Children’s Hospital. This is where moms-to-be are evaluated to determine if they’re in labor or how far along they are.

This area features:

  • Six private patient rooms
  • Nurse's station
  • Family lounge
  • Advanced 3D ultrasound machine
  • Original artwork

Labor & Delivery

Our 15 newly renovated private Labor & Delivery rooms, 9 private antepartum rooms (rooms for pregnant mothers who require hospitalization), are designed to help make you as comfortable as possible. Our quali­fied doctors and medical professionals — including 5 transition nurses, on staff to help promote skin-to-skin contact of mothers and babies — are here for you throughout your childbirth journey.

Birthing balls, peanut balls and rocking chairs are all available upon request.

Delivery Room Virtual Tour

If a cesarean birth is needed, everything is available on the same ‑floor. An anesthesiologist is present 24 hours a day as part of your healthcare team.

Operating Room Virtual Tour


Baby & Family Suites

Having a baby is a special time for you and your family. Our 42 Baby & Family Suites are private rooms that offer the most luxurious amenities as well as a team of expert professionals.We encourage rooming in of babies with mothers to promote bonding and breastfeeding. A newborn nursery is available for closer monitoring if necessary.

You can also take a tour of our Baby & Family Suites with a registered nurse. Find and schedule a tour that includes the Baby & Family Suites, Labor Assessment Area, William N. Pennington Nursery, John & Sue Dermody Children’s Healing Garden, as well as information on how to pre-register and what to expect during your stay.

William N. Pennington Nursery

The William N. Pennington Nursery isn’t far away – it’s located on the same floor as the Baby & Family Suites.

This state-of-the art nursery features a family viewing area, complete with a built-in bench so younger siblings can see the new baby. The nursery also includes built-in radiant warmers, new scales and blanket warmers, conveniently located together to keep babies warm.

Do you know a mom expecting a child at Renown Children’s Hospital? Visit our online newborn nursery to see the newest additions to the William N. Pennington Nursery.

labor and delivery

While you visit, see the food options, coffee and shops at Renown Regional Medical Center.


Babies Born Here Project

The "Babies Born Here" project is a collection of photographs of babies born at Renown Children's Hospital taken by local photographer Jeff Ross.