Women's Health and Wellness Care
A Women’s Center that focuses exclusively on the health needs of women. That’s what you’ll find at the Women’s Center at Phoenix Baptist Hospital, a newly renovated 21,000-square-foot-facility that offers specialized care by experienced physicians and nurses, the latest technology and treatments, surrounded by warm and inviting all-private patient suites that create a healing environment.
The Women’s Center provides obstetrics, gynecology, breast health and surgical recovery.
Some highlights include:
The daVinci Si is the latest generation of robotic technology for minimally invasive surgical procedures. It offers 3-D and high-definition vision for superior clarity, and provides surgeons with unparalleled accuracy, dexterity and control. Far superior to laparoscopic surgery, patients have smaller incisions and shorter length of stay and faster recovery times.
Nurses who are all trained specifically in women’s recovery care. This means nurses are able to focus on the extra special needs of women, including any subtle change that might need immediate attention.
The unique midwifery program at Phoenix Baptist Hospital utilizes certified nurse midwives who assist expectant moms achieve the birthing experience they desire. As one of only a few Phoenix hospitals that allow midwife-assisted births, Phoenix Baptist Hospital embraces the idea of natural and family-centered childbirth, and accommodates women who opt for this approach. The hospital offers large jacuzzi tubs and birthing balls, and staff who respect the individual needs of each patient while delivering personalized care. The hospital also strives to discharge patients within 24 hours.
A special focus of the Women’s Center is on breast health. Under the direction of dedicated breast surgeons and clinical staff, the Breast Health Center features the latest technology including digital mammography, breast ultrasound and biopsy, advanced surgical techniques and radiation therapy. Community education and support groups are also available.
Patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment or radiation therapy can also benefit from the Look Good…Feel Better program, a free seminar held bimonthly is given by trained cosmetology professionals who help women with their makeup, find the right wig and offer complimentary cosmetics to take home. In this group setting, women will benefit from sharing stories and receiving support.
The heart of the Women’s Center is the unique healing environment that features beautifully upgraded all-private patient suites with hardwood floors, tiled bathrooms and soothing colors to create a comfortable surrounding. Flat screen televisions, jacuzzi birthing tubs and a bed for loved ones to stay add to the spa-like amenities.
Patient Satisfaction – The Women’s Services department was recently nationally rated in the top 5 percent in patient satisfaction. This score is from Press-Ganey and it is benchmarked with other hospitals around the country that are similar in size and service lines.