Hospital Alternate Birthing Units (this page is under construction)

The forms and instructions in the packet are designed to assist providers in submitting the information to license, make changes, or close ABUs.  An alternative birthing unit (ABU) is a unit that is housed within a licensed hospital that provides both obstetrical and neonatal intensive care unit level one status at that location.  The ABU shall be its own designated unit, separate and apart from any other unit with the hospital. 

 

 Adding  

Main Campus
Offsite


  Changes That Require LDH Plan Review

Main Campus
Offsite


  Changes That Do Not Require LDH Plan Review

Main Campus
Offsite


  Relocation 

Main Campus
Offsite


  Closing with Repurposing of the Area/Beds Requiring LDH Plan Review

Main Campus
Offsite


 Closing with Repurposing of the Area/Beds Not Requiring LDH Plan Review

Main Campus
Offsite


Closuring Without Repurposing of the Area/Beds

Main Campus
Offsite