Congratulations on your pregnancy and the upcoming birth of your baby! Having a baby is such a special time in your life. We are honored to care for you during your labor and delivery and to care for you and your baby after your baby’s birth. Our expert team of health care providers offer several birth options in Longmont while delivering respectful, compassionate care.

UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital, Longmont’s newest hospital, partners with the OB/GYNs from the Women’s Clinic—Longmont who have served Longmont, Boulder, Firestone, Frederick, and Dacono for more than 30 years. Also, the UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital medical staff includes midwives from the UCHealth Center for Midwifery.

Whether you plan on a natural birth, a planned C-section or water birth, UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital is here to help you throughout your pregnancy, labor, delivery, and recovery.

Services we provide

Delivery

  • Vaginal delivery
  • Cesarean section (C-section)
  • Vaginal birth after C-section (VBAC)
  • Certified nurse midwives, obstetricians and maternal fetal medicine specialists
  • Nitrous oxide for labor
    • UCHealth was the first health system in the state to offer nitrous oxide as an in-hospital labor-pain-relief option.
  • Water births

Your baby's care

  • Babies stay in the room with parents throughout the entire hospital stay, as the baby’s condition allows.
  • Level II Special Care Nursery (SCN) features the ability to care for infants born at 34 weeks gestation and later.
  • Following the birth of your baby, our pediatrician will evaluate your baby regularly while both of you recover and adjust to your new lives together. This is an ideal time to ask questions about your newborn. Our team of expert nurses and pediatricians will share with you best practices that promote the healthiest of new beginnings.
  • If your baby should need more medical support in our state of the art Level II nursery, our pediatricians and neonatal nurse practitioners from Children’s Hospital Colorado are readily available to care for your newborn.

Breastfeeding support

  • Lactation consultants and nurses trained in supporting breastfeeding.
  • Breastfeeding support for mothers with infants in the Level II Special Care Nursery (SCN).

Who delivers at LPH

The obstetric providers who will deliver at our Birth Center practice at the Women’s Care Clinic – Longmont, Women’s Care Clinic – Firestone and Center of Midwifery.

Certified nurse midwives see patients at both the UCHealth Boulder Health Center and Women’s Care Clinic – Longmont.

Amenities

  • Comfortable, home-like private suites with plenty of natural light and private bathrooms and showers.
  • Large soaking tubs in labor rooms.
  • Room service: breakfast, lunch and dinner options are available.
  • Sleeper bench/couch for a family member or support person.
  • Comfortable area for families and visitors.
  • TV and Wi-Fi access.
  • Patient- and family-centered care.

Birth Center tours

Join us for a tour of the UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital Birth Center, a state-of-the-art center designed for you and your family.

Meet our staff and providers and learn more about our unique capabilities. We encourage you and a support person to attend a tour prior to delivery.

Tours of the UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital Birth Center last approximately 45 minutes. Your tour guide will meet you in the main lobby of the hospital, located on the first floor.

Birth Center tour dates:

  • Every Tuesday at 6 p.m.
  • The second Saturday of each month at 10 a.m.

Online registration for a UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital Birth Center tour is available.

To find Birth Center tour information:

  1. Go to the Events page.
  2. Type “Birth Center tour” in the Search field.
  3. Select “Longmont” in the Cities/Towns drop-down.
  4. Click Submit.
Go to the Events page

Birth Center classes and events

Childbirth preparation classes

Childbirth preparation classes are offered throughout the month in Longmont, Colorado, at UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital. Parents can expect to learn the basics of labor and delivery.

UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital also offers a Mindfulness-Based Childbirth class. Our next class will be posted soon – please contact jalpakim@uchealth.org with your due date if you are interested in attending.

Online registration is available.

How to find childbirth preparation classes:

  1. Go to the Events page.
  2. Type “childbirth” in the Search field.
  3. Select “Longmont” in the Cities/Towns drop-down.
  4. Click Submit.

Go to the Events page

Midwife meet and greet

Interested in learning more about the UCHealth Center for Midwifery? Online registration is available for  a meet and greet with one of the UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital certified nurse-midwives in the UCHealth Center for Midwifery.

We will discuss the midwifery model of care, alternative modalities for labor and birth, water birth at UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital, nitrous oxide and your birth wishes.

Online registration is available.

How to find midwife meet and greets:

  1. Go to the Events page.
  2. Type “midwife” in the Search field.
  3. Select “Longmont” in the Cities/Towns drop-down.
  4. Click Submit.

Go to the Events page

Lactation support

UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital offers a variety of breastfeeding classes and lactation support groups.

Online registration is available.

How to find breastfeeding classes and lactation support groups:

  1. Go to the Events page.
  2. Type “breastfeeding” in the Search field.
  3. Select “Longmont” in the Cities/Towns drop-down.
  4. Click Submit.

Go to the Events page

 

Insurance

Our office participates with many different insurance companies. Because insurance plans, policies and laws often change, please contact your insurance company to see if we are a contracted provider. >> Find insurance and billing information.

Please notify us if you have an insurance plan change, coverage change or insurance loss so we can properly bill your claims in a timely manner.

Billing

Questions about your bill?

For more information or questions about your bill, please visit the UCHealth bill pay site.

Women's health information

UCHealth offers an extensive pregnancy & childbirth health library, as well as other information specific to women’s care.