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Maternity Care (Katena Center for Mother and Child)

For a free tour: 973-625-6387

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Visitation Policy for Coronavirus and Class Information

Updated March 26, 2020

  • Labor and delivery patients, and their designated partner/visitor will be screened and masked upon entry into the hospital and then screened again upon entry into labor and delivery unit, and must stay masked when a staff members and physicians are present in the room.
  • Patients who have COVID-19, have tested positive for COVID-19, or are under investigation for COVID-19 must remain masked at all times.
  • A known COVID-19 partner/visitor will not be permitted into labor and delivery or the post-partum unit.
  • One designated partner/visitor for the entire stay in labor and deliver and post-partum.
  • Designated partners/visitors must remain in the room with the patient the entire time. No one will be permitted to go in and out of labor and delivery.
  • Designated partner/visitor must use the bathroom in the assigned labor and delivery room.
  • We will provide meals for the designated partner/visitor. They will not be permitted to go to the cafeteria.
  • The designated partner/visitor can stay with the patient until they are moved to the post-partum unit. THE SAME POLICIES WILL APPLY TO POST-PARTUM, AS APPLY TO LABOR AND DELIVERY – Designated partner/visitor must stay in the room the entire time, masks must be worn when staff and physicians are present in the room, meals will be provided for the designated partner/visitor, the designated partner/visitor must use the bathroom in the patient room, and the designated partner/visitor will leave with the patient upon discharge.

Classes: We are offering E-Classes online and we are now Skyping classes - Childbirth classes, breastfeeding classes, grandparent classes, happiest baby on block etc. Please call: 973-625-6387


Since the first baby was born at Saint Clare’s in 1953, we have been committed to treating each new life as a blessing and every family as our own.

Today, we are proud to offer that same personalized care in our 48,000 square-foot Katena Center for Mother and Child at Saint Clare’s Denville campus. The Center couples all of the high-tech amenities of a 21st century maternity unit with the classic high-touch values of family-centered environment

Our Team

The team at the Katena Center includes expert obstetricians, pediatricians, lactation consultants, childbirth educators, and highly-trained nurses to provide the necessary tests, services, education, and resources essential to new mothers and growing families alike. We also offer a full slate of Maternal Fetal Medicine specialists - including a board-certified perinatologist, genetic counselors, and perinatal sonographers - to ensure high-risk pregnancies are handled with care.

Our Approach

At the Katena Center, we are dedicated to the comfort, wellbeing, and privacy of those in our care. Along with the latest medical advances, we are pleased to offer 23 all-private Mother/Baby suites, family-centered support and services, a welcoming staff, and well-appointed surroundings.

Among the services we offer are:

Our Location

The Katena Center for Mother and Child at Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital
23 Pocono Road, Denville, NJ 07834
Phone: 973-625-6387

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