Medical City Plano
April 08, 2021

Meticulous two-year review process successfully completed

PlanoMedical City Plano has earned a Level IV Maternal Designation, the highest level of care designated by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

A Level IV maternal designated facility provides comprehensive care for pregnant and postpartum patients with low risk conditions to the most complex medical, surgical and/or obstetrical conditions that present a high risk. The designation ensures on-site access to a comprehensive range of medical and maternal subspecialists, surgical specialists and behavioral health specialists.

“This designation underscores our commitment to the highest level of care and safety for women and babies,” says Medical City Plano CEO Carlton Ulmer. “Our board-certified physicians, expert clinicians and compassionate care teams are among the many reasons Medical City Plano is the destination of choice for maternal care in Plano and surrounding areas.”

The designation comes after a meticulous two-year review process from a multi-disciplinary team appointed and approved by the state.

Medical City Plano women’s services are recognized nationally for safety and excellence in women’s care. It received Healthgrades 2020 5-Star rating for C-section delivery, gynecologic surgery and hysterectomy. Additionally, Medical City Plano is Magnet recognized for nursing excellence by The American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Magnet Recognition Program®.

For the past three years, DFW Child Magazine has chosen Medical City Plano as the “Best Place to Have a Baby” and “Best Prepared Childbirth” classes in Collin County.