Mission Statement: To provide safe, efficient and therapeutically effective nursing care to all Antepartum, Labor and Delivery, Postpartum, Newborn and gyn/surgical patient consistent with current professional nursing standards and practices, policies and procedures as directed by the commander.
The Objective: The objective is to familiarize the patient with the Obstetrical Unit prior to arrival, through the use of the internet.
The Obstetric Unit supports the beneficiaries of the West Point Community with inpatient obstetrical or gynecological services. Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week the unit offers outstanding continuity of care from admission to discharge for our OB, GYN and newborn patients. Our inpatient services include, but are not limited to: labor and delivery, postpartum care, newborn care, surgical care for hysterectomies and general GYN surgery, the transport of high-risk mothers and babies, the evaluation of patients in labor and patients experiencing pre-term labor, and patients with pregnancy induced hypertension. Emphasis is placed on coordinating quality patient care with physicians and other allied health professionals in order to ensure all needs of the patient and family are met. The Obstetrical Unit also supports training of active duty personnel, cadets, and the reserve component.
Admission Made By: Physicians credentialed at Keller Army Community Hospital