Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women
As the only freestanding women’s hospital in Memphis, our women’s health clinic offers labor and delivery, gynecological surgery, a newborn intensive care unit (NICU) and the Comprehensive Breast Program.
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women
Women’s Health Services in Memphis
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women is the regional referral center for high-risk pregnancies, mammography, minimally invasive surgeries, outpatient diagnostics and urogynecology. Our physicians and staff proudly deliver quality, close-to-home care for patients in Memphis and the surrounding areas. Baptist Women’s Hospital is a member of the Council of Women’s and Infant Specialty hospitals and benchmark quality initiatives with the largest delivery centers in the nation. Our focus and education on severe hypertension in pregnancy is used by TIPQC, Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care, as a resource for all Tennessee hospitals. Many other focused quality initiatives are maternal hemorrhage, optimal cord clamping, skin to skin, early initiation of breastfeeding, safe sleep, and inequities in maternal and breast health care.
Visiting the Women’s Hospital
Use the main entrance to the Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women, located at the Humphreys Boulevard entrance. After hours, the main entrance is locked at 9:00 p.m. and all guests are asked to enter the hospital through the Children's Emergency Entrance.
Baptist is committed to the care and comfort of our patients and their need for visitors during this time to aid in the healing process.
Visitors will not be allowed in rooms of patients who have pending or positive COVID-19 tests.
We will allow visitors in accordance with the following parameters:
- Hospital and emergency department patients may have two designated visitors.
- Patients undergoing surgery or a procedure may have two designated visitors before and immediately after the surgery/procedure.
- Labor and delivery patients may have two support persons to accompany them. These support individuals must not have any COVID symptoms, including fever. COVID-19 positive patients may have one designated visitor. Visitor will be given specific instructions to adhere to during their visit.
- Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) patients may have two visitors who must be a parent or legal guardian.
- Minor patients may have two parents (or legal guardians) as visitors.
- Visitors must be 17 years of age or older.
- Non COVID-positive hospice patients may have a limited number of visitors who must remain in the room for the duration of the visit.
Please note that all visitors must screen negative for COVID-19 based on travel; have none of the following symptoms: fever, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, new onset of fatigue, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, headache, new loss of taste or smell; and have had no contact with known or suspected COVID-19 patients.
All designated visitors must wear hospital-issued masks throughout their time in the hospital.
Parking at the Women’s Hospital
Patient and visitor parking areas are located in the front lot and the four-story parking garage across from the women’s hospital.
Snack and drink machines are located on the ground floor across from the elevators in the lobby and at the north end of the dining hall.
Women’s Hospital Chapel
The Daisy Groner chapel, located off the women’s hospital's main lobby, is always open and provides a quiet place for prayer and meditation.
Find Women’s Health Services Close to Home
We deliver compassionate medical services and treatments to women across the region, including the communities of Southaven, Collierville, Germantown and Olive Brand, Tennessee. Baptist Women’s Hospital is here for you. Learn more about care at our women’s clinic.
Choose to Be Your Best
Download Baptist’s new Choose to Be app for women, designed by the medical and lifestyle experts at Baptist Women’s Hospital to give you the knowledge and power to help you make the right choices for a healthy, productive lifestyle for every stage of life.
In accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and its implementing regulations, Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women, directly or through contractual or other arrangements, admits and treats all persons without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, or national origin in its provision of services and benefits, including assignments or transfers within the facility and referrals to or from the facility. Staff privileges are granted without regard to race, color or national origin.
COVID-19 Visitor Guidelines
Baptist is committed to showing care and compassion for our patients and their need for visitors during this time. Because of the ongoing pandemic, that is limited to two visitors per patient with no COVID symptoms. For COVID-19 positive patients, one visitor per patient is allowed. Visitor will be given specific instructions to adhere to during their visit.