Mom and newborn

The Birth Place at Olathe Medical Center

Choosing to deliver your baby at The Birth Place enables you to enjoy the comforts of a spacious suite. Each labor suite includes a large TV, rocker recliner, extra seating for family and visitors and a fan in the ceiling above mom. Our mother-baby suites include queen size Murphy beds. Should your newborn need extra assistance, we’re equipped with a state-of-the art newborn monitoring system with a well-baby nursery and a level II neonatal intensive care nursery unit.

To make a pre-admission appointment, call 913-791-4395, option 3.

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OMC’s NICU in Affiliation with Children’s Mercy

We’re proud to collaborate with Children’s Mercy to provide enhanced 24/7 NICU care to our tiniest patients. In addition to our highly-trained physicians and staff at The Birth Place, we have board-certified neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners (NNPs) from Children’s Mercy.

In our advanced Level II NICU, mom can stay overnight with her baby in the same room, providing peace of mind when you need it most.

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Take a Virtual Tour of Our Birth Place

Temporary Visitor and Pre-Admission Changes Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

In order to protect our patients and staff from the potential spread of respiratory illness, we are modifying our visitor policy and pre-admission procedures until further notice. Please follow our current guidelines:

  • Only one support person is allowed into The Birth Place. At this time, no visitors are allowed.
  • All Birth Place classes and events are canceled at this time. If you were registered for a class that is affected, our education team will reach out to you with further instruction. If you have questions, you can call 913-791-4312.

For more information about changes to normal business operations at Olathe Health, visit olathehealth.org/coronavirus.

The Birth Place

20333 W. 151st St.
Olathe, Kansas 66061

913-791-4396

Hours of Operation

Open 24 hours

About Location

The Birth Place at Olathe Medical Center is readily accessible from I-35 and 151st Street. Our four-story obstetrics wing with a level II neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) features secure, webcam-enabled nurseries; NICU rooms where a parent can stay overnight with their baby; and luxury family suites with queen beds big enough to share.

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The Birth Place Pregnancy Resources

Few experiences compare to the joy of bringing a new baby into the world. Olathe Medical Center wants to ensure you and your family find the support and information you need to make the most of this special time – throughout pregnancy, labor, birth and postpartum. 

The Birth Place offers classes and resources about pregnancy, childbirth, parenting, breastfeeding, infant care, car seat and sleep safety and more.

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Providers



Our four-story obstetrics wing with a level II neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) features secure, webcam-enabled nurseries; NICU rooms where a parent can stay overnight with their baby; and luxury family suites.