Birthing Centers

Our Women's Special Care Unit (WSCU) offers you all the care you need during labor, delivery and recovery for both mom and baby all in one room. Women’s Special Care Unit’s commitment and goal is to provide you and your infant with the best care possible in an atmosphere that promotes bonding, breast-feeding and learning.

During your stay, you can expect:

  • 24/7 Anesthesia Coverage
  • Lactation Specialist
  • Customized Education
  • Complimentary Massage
  • Free room service and celebratory pizza party
  • Secured unit to ensure safety or your newborn

Baby-Friendly Initiatives - It is our goal to be a baby friendly place - and in recognition of this, the Women’s Special Care Unit at Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin was recently designated the first Baby-Friendly health care facility in Minnesota.

If you are expecting a special delivery soon, contact the WSCU at 507-434-1380 to schedule a personal tour of the unit and meet our staff.

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Contact Us

Hospital and Clinic
888-609-4065 (toll-free)
507-433-8758 (appointments)

Where to Find Us

Hospital and Clinic
1000 First Drive NW
Austin, MN 55912