Maternal and Child Health
A Place for Moms and Babies
As you welcome a new addition to you family, we welcome you to ours. Torrance
Memorial was built on the foundation of family, serving the growing community
surrounding us, and today is no exception. Maternal Child Health Service
teams are made up of highly trained and specialized registered nurses,
who understand the immensity of having a child. We strive to give you
the knowledge and support to ensure a healthy newborn. From a full spectrum of
parenting classes to
lactation assistance after birth, along with a full scope of in-house clinical services, Torrance
Memorial is dedicated to your optimal health. Just like family.
Maternity and Child Care Services
At Torrance Memorial, we pride ourselves on offering a special place for
moms and babies. We focus on providing a range of prenatal services and
resources to meet expectant parents’ many needs, both medically
Torrance Memorial is also proud to announce the commencement of our in-house
Laborist group, a service of 21 local physicians who provide 24/7 coverage
to our Labor and Delivery unit. This means all patients will have access
to obstetric and gynecological intensivists - from nurses to neo-natologists.
We have teamed together to ensure the highest patient safety and satisfaction.
Our Maternal Child Health Services team provides excellent care for you
and your family. Our physicians are board-certified and highly trained;
our nurses are certified in their specialties, passionate about the care
they provide and proud of the relationships they have built.
Additionally, Torrance Memorial has made a commitment to ongoing learning
and improvement by placing Clinical Nurse Specialists in Maternal Child
Health service areas. Clinical Nurse Specialists are expert resources
for our nurses so they can continually improve their skills using evidence-based care.
Maternity Services Tours
To learn more about the facility and get acquainted with our medical staff,
sign up for a walking Maternity Services Tour. Led by Labor and Delivery
and Mother and Baby nurses, expectant parents can ask questions, tour
delivery suites and Mother and Baby rooms.
Personal, private tours of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) are
also available for parents with higher-risk pregnancies.
Call 310-517-4702 to schedule and register for a Maternity Tour at Torrance Memorial.