Having Your Baby

After delivering the babies of the Lompoc Valley for more than 70 years, Lompoc Valley Medical Center is committed to providing you with personalized care, while offering advanced technological resources, medical expertise, and education. The dedicated and caring nursing staff is here to honor your birth plan and your choices. With 6 labor, delivery recovery and postpartum suites and a state of the art Cesarean operating room, our birthing center is prepared to make each birth as comfortable and as safe as possible.

Birthing Center

Pre-Registration

All obstetric patients should pre-register at least 8 to 12 weeks prior to their due date. This will allow the hospital to verify insurance coverage and counsel the patient on various payment options. Validating insurance and billing information prior to the delivery date can reduce a patient’s anxiety upon arrival to the hospital by allowing them to be admitted immediately.

Labor & Delivery Suites

These single-patient rooms have private bathrooms and are outfitted with all of the amenities to make you feel at home during the patient's stay. Each room is furnished with a sleeper sofa for your partner and comfortable seating for guests.

Our birthing rooms are all single-patient rooms, with private bathrooms and amenities such as a pull-out couch for family members, high-definition flat screen television, wireless internet, rocking chairs, bathroom bidets and more. 

Birthing Center Tours

Expectant mothers and birthing coaches are invited to tour the Birthing Center at Lompoc Valley Medical Center in order to familiarize themselves with our philosophy of family-centered birth. The tour includes information on general hospital policies, admitting processes, perinatal education programs, and a sneak-peek at our labor, delivery and recovery suites.

Childbirth Education

Certified, experienced childbirth and lactation specialists offer a variety of education classes to help prepare you, your coach and your family for the arrival of your new baby. These classes can help you to feel more con dent about what to expect with childbirth and parenting. 

We offer online tools that take complex medical information and make it simple and easy-to-understand. 
Learn more about our Online Educational Tools.

We do provide childbirth education classes for expectant mothers and childbirth coaches, with topics including normal birth, pain management, birthing techniques, postpartum care, breastfeeding and cesarean sections. You can call 737-3395 to enroll, 8-10 weeks before your due date.

Every Friday, our lactation specialist hosts a private Breastfeeding Support group for mothers.

Where to Find Us
1515 E Ocean Ave
Lompoc, CA 93436

Breastfeeding Support Group

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