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Learn about Starla Chapman, who was diagnosed with a rare leukemia and miraculously overcame daunting obstacles during treatment to be an inspiring ambassador of hope today.
Learn about an inspiring local hero named Jenny Biggs who was diagnosed with a life-threatening brain tumor and underwent emergency surgery at our hospital. Today, she is a vibrant young woman still called "Rock star" by the medical staff who cared for her.
About USA Children's & Women's Hospital
The University of South Alabama Children's & Women's Hospital is among a handful of freestanding hospitals in the United States dedicated specifically to the health care needs of children and women. USACWH health care professionals are uniquely qualified and equipped to provide a wide range of therapeutic and surgical services for children and women, be it life-threatening illness, traumatic injury, premature birth or high-risk obstetrical and gynecological needs.
USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital is the Mobile area’s leading provider of health services for newborn babies and their mothers. The Labor & Delivery Unit successfully delivers more than 2,800 babies each year, an average of five to 15 babies each day, which is twice as many births as any other hospital in Mobile. The unit also features 15 private birthing suites promoting family-centered care and three operating rooms for cesarean section deliveries and other obstetric procedures.
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