At Mercyhealth, we have a passion for miracles, and there’s no greater miracle than birth. Bringing in a new life, or helping a new mom or newborn thrive when faced with unthinkable challenges, is more than our job—it’s our calling. No matter what happens during the course of a pregnancy, Northwest Illinois Regional Perinatal Center patients can rest assured they have access to the highest level of care available today for high-risk moms and babies, delivered with compassion close to home.
Designated by the State of Illinois as a Level III Regional Perinatal Center (highest level), one of 10 in the state, we have the responsibility to care for high-risk moms and babies from throughout an 11-county region in Illinois, while also providing services for residents of southern Wisconsin.
We offer the most comprehensive pediatric and perinatal specialty teams in Rockford, IL.learn more
Providing patients and physicians with the latest and most advanced resources in prenatal diagnosis and therapieslearn more
Caring for mothers experiencing high-risk pregnancies and their newbornslearn more
Transporting moms and babies via ground and airlearn more
Caring for premature newborns that are critically ill or require surgical interventionlearn more
Choose from four birthing centers in southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois that have a passion for caring for mom and baby.learn more
Providing a variety of inpatient and outpatient child development and behavior services.learn more
Specializing in helping expectant parents who are at an increased risk of having a child with a medical problem.learn more
Mercyhealth is facilitating a support group, open to the entire community, for pregnant women and new parents experiencing perinatal mood and/or anxiety disorders (PMAD).learn more