Sibley Voted Best Place to Have a Baby 2012 by Bethesda Magazine
January 31, 2012
Sibley Memorial Hospital was voted "Best Place to Have a Baby" by Bethesda Magazine’s "Best of Bethesda 2012." In 2011, 3,600 babies were delivered at Sibley.
Sibley’s Labor and Delivery
unit offers state-of-the-art delivery rooms, fully equipped operating rooms ready and able to accommodate multiple birth deliveries at any time and two triage rooms. Patients may labor, give birth and recover in one location where everything is designed to help them feel at ease. A full range of pain relief measures is available, including epidural anesthesia administered by board-certified anesthesiologists who are specifically assigned to Labor and Delivery 24-hours a day.
Sibley was also a top vote-getter in the "Best Emergency Room" category, caring for over 32,000 patients each year. For the past two years, Sibley’s Emergency Department’s
Press Ganey satisfaction ratings have been in the 99th percentile. There is a separate Fast Track area for more minor complaints that is designed to get patients treated and discharged faster. Sibley’s Emergency Department is committed to having patients seen by a provider within 30 minutes of arrival.
About Sibley Memorial Hospital: Serving Washington, D.C. since 1890, Sibley Memorial Hospital is a 318-bed acute care nonprofit hospital. Sibley is accredited by the Joint Commission and is licensed by the District of Columbia Department of Health and Human Services. Sibley is a proud member of Johns Hopkins Medicine.