Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women is the only freestanding women’s hospital in Memphis and one of only a handful of such hospitals in the country. Opened in 2001, Baptist Women’s Hospital offers labor and delivery, gynecological surgery, a newborn intensive care unit (NICU) and the Comprehensive Breast Center and is a regional referral center for high-risk pregnancies, mammography diagnostics and urogynecology.
Designed to meet the needs of women at every stage of their lives, the 140-bed hospital is located adjacent to the Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis campus and has a 24-hour maternity ambulance entrance, 23 labor and delivery suites and 48 mother/baby rooms with a well-baby nursery. With more than 800 physicians and 330 clinical professionals on staff, Baptist Women’s Hospital is well equipped to provide quality health care to women across the Mid-South.
Baptist Women’s Hospital was one of only three hospitals in the nation the American Hospital Association recognized for its quality efforts. The Quest for Quality Prize™ honors organizations that are committed to enhancing quality of care, patient-centeredness, effectiveness, efficiency, timeliness and equity as the basis of a comprehensive, quality-oriented health care system and have made progress toward making this vision a reality that other hospitals can emulate.