Women & Infants Hospital wants to provide patients with the best in professional and personalized medical care in a relaxed and caring atmosphere. To make each patient's stay more comfortable, Women & Infants offers a number of amenities:
The Gift Shop offers a variety of items, including flowers, plants, balloons, greeting cards, toiletries, infant clothing, jewelry, candy, books, magazines, and special “It’s a Boy/Girl items!” We can also arrange delivery of flowers and gift items to the patient’s home. The Gift Shop is located just off the main lobby of the South Pavilion, and is open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. If you would like to order a gift, please call (401) 274-1122, ext. 43159 or 43158.
Nursing Moms, Etc. is a unique gift shop servicing all the needs of breastfeeding mothers, initial needs of the newborn and a special section of items for premature babies. Located on the first floor of the hospital next to the South Pavilion Gift Shop.
Baby Prints helps new parents announce, celebrate and preserve the joy of their newborn with a first portrait. All of Women & Infants' babies have their first photo taken by our resident photographer. During the stay, a hospital service representative visits each new mother to explain the photo service and to take orders, if desired.
Maude's Cafe, Women & Infants cafeteria, serves hot and cold food. It is located on the lower level of the hospital. Maude's hours are: breakfast from 6:30 to 10:15 a.m.; lunch from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. (11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. weekends and holidays); and dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m.
Au Bon Pain From the time you enter the hospital in the front foyer, you can smell the delicious baked goods and coffee at Au Bon Pain. They have a great selection of sandwiches, soups and salads. Located in the South Pavilion main lobby, Au Bon Pain is open seven days a week from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.;
Stork Club Dinners are a special gourmet dining experience offered to all maternity patients for a nominal fee. This candlelight dinner, served in the privacy of your own room, offers selections from fine appetizers to desserts, complete with wine in complimentary signature glasses. Patients may order their Stork Club meal for lunch or dinner by calling (401) 274-1122, ext. 41509. If patients are spending their birthday at Women & Infants, a birthday cake celebration is available.
Deluxe Delivery, a community service in partnership with Professional Security, offers complimentary transportation to and from the hospital for those surgical/medical or maternity patients who need or desire this service. For further information or to make arrangements, patients may call (401) 274-1122, ext. 41634.
Valet Parking is available to patients who come to Women & Infants for diagnostic tests such as mammograms, ultrasounds, bone density tests, and blood work. Valet parking is free of charge and is available between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through
Friday. Use the circular drive in front of Women & Infants main entrance on 101 Dudley Street, Providence. Valet parking staff will park your cars and retrieve them for you. If your test lasts beyond 5 p.m., your keys will be held by the Security staff near the Triage entrance. Paid parking is available in the lot off Gay Street. To get to this parking lot, take a right on Gay Street which is the first street on the right after driving past Women & Infant's main driveway. Take the first right off Gay Street and look for the parking lot on your left.
Warm Line, a service that provides new parents with a toll-free telephone support system, including breastfeeding and postpartum issues. Call 1-800-711-7011.