St. Cloud Hospital Opens Birthing Center Addition

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Jun 27, 2012 at 8:46 am


ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The new birthing center at St. Cloud Hospital opened Tuesday. The center is in a ten-story addition to the hospital that was part of a 223-million dollar expansion that began in 2007.

The new birthing center is designed and equipped to allow the hospital to handle more high-risk pregnancies and premature births. There are also amenities that encourage more family involvement during the mother's hospital stay.

About ten-percent of the birthing center's patients are high-risk deliveries.

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