Family Birth Center Locations 

Franklin Woods Community Hospital

Indian Path Medical Center

Johnson City Medical Center

Johnston Memorial Hospital

Norton Community Hospital

Congratulations!  You're having a baby! 

That's an exciting experience for every family, and the health care teams at Mountain States Health Alliance are ready to work with you in preparing for your new arrival.

Choosing where to have your baby is an important decision.

You want to be absolutely certain you have access to the services you and your baby need. Our team's years of experience and reputation for excellence make the birth experience safe, pleasant and memorable. Our Family Birth Centers offer innovative maternity care within the most advanced medical facilities.

For your privacy and comfort, all our maternity care suites are private with private baths. Each suite has a warm, homelike feeling, and extra attention is given to the smallest details to make your stay more pleasant. Each suite is equipped with fetal monitoring equipment and has all features available as needed for delivery. A central patient monitoring system provides the latest medical advances in maternity care. High-risk services and surgical delivery suites are close at hand, if needed.

Be our guest for a personal tour.

One of our team members will be glad to show you what makes our family birth centers so special. To schedule a tour at your convenience call 

  • 423-431-6437 for Johnson City medical Center
  • 276-676-7115 for Johnston Memorial Hospital
  • 423-302-1436 for Franklin Woods Community Hospital
  • 423-857-7240 for Indian Path Medical Center
  • 276-679-9650 for Norton Community Hospital
  • 423-542-1436 for Sycamore Shoals Hospital



Important Links

  • Childbirth Classes
  • Breastfeeding Your Baby
  • After Your Baby is Born
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Choosing a Doctor For Your Baby
  • Pregnancy and Changes with Your Body
  • Our Birth Experts

    For the normal or most complicated pregnancy, we have access to a full staff of specialists, including: 

    • Nurses specially trained in maternity care to assist you throughout your stay  
    • Highly skilled professionals in our birthing suites and surgical delivery areas to monitor your labor, delivery and recovery
    • Qualified anesthesiologists, available 24 hours a day, should you desire or require anesthesia/analgesia
    • Board-certified neonatologists and other professional experts on call 24 hours a day for the care of sick newborns
    • Obstetricians who care for women during pregnancy and beyond
    • Johnson City Medical Center is home to the Northeast Tennessee Regional Perinatal Center.

    The Perinatal Center at JCMC is one of only five state-designated perinatal centers in Tennessee. Because of this designation, the following high-risk services are available at JCMC if necessary:

    • Maternal fetal specialists provide consultation on high-risk pregnancies.
    • Air and ground transport services are available for infants, as determined by the physicians.
    • The Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Niswonger Children's Hospital, on the campus of JCMC, is the largest in the region and is staffed and equipped to offer the latest in medical technology and care to infants who need the close attention of an intensive care unit.
    • Pediatric sub-specialists are available at Niswonger Children's Hospital to care for the special needs of newborns experiencing complications following birth. 

    Patient Centered Care Philosophy