High-risk Pregnancy and OB Emergency Care

In the Fox Valley, Ascension birthing centers provide care for mom and baby during high-risk pregnancies. And we deliver NICU, if needed.

High-risk Pregnancy

If you have a high-risk pregnancy, you need a care team who is prepared to deliver advanced care, if needed. Your maternity care team at Ascension is prepared for high-risk pregnancies and maternal fetal labor emergencies.

If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, call 911.
For non-emergency questions, call 1-800-362-9900.

At Ascension Northeast Wisconsin hospitals and birth centers, we have diagnostic testing and treatments needed if you and your baby are experiencing a maternal fetal emergency. Your safety is our priority.

Our hospitals have among the lowest cesarean section rates in Wisconsin. This recognition reflects our high-standards of care and quality. Birthing center care teams focus on making sure you have all the resources you need available at your bedside.

Ascension NE Wisconsin - St. Elizabeth Campus and our Level III NICU is a high-risk pregnancy center of care. Your obstetricians and neonatologists are at your bedside during delivery to care for your baby if they are sick. We care for infants with many types of conditions from birth asphyxia (blue baby) to RSP and other serious fetal conditions requiring advanced care or surgery.

Ascension NE Wisconsin - Mercy Campus has a Level II NICU for babies born preterm. Our doctors and nurses are experienced in treating babies with complications due to premature birth.

Ascension Wisconsin has a network of doctors and specialists who work together to deliver advanced newborn medicine. You and your baby’s health are our priority.