Find Unique Gifts for Baby and New Moms at the Honeysuckle Boutique at Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
latest on-trend store for new moms and babies has an unlikely location: Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. The recently
opened Honeysuckle Boutique offers a variety of items to help new moms feel
good and look good, as well as a range of baby clothing and other gifts.
“The Volunteer Auxiliary at Memorial Hermann
Katy stocked the Honeysuckle Boutique with unique items that people won’t find at
big name retailers," says Heather Rojas, director of volunteers at Memorial Hermann Katy.
people are looking for a baby gift or something for the new mom, we tried to
capture the ‘boutique’ feel that our name implies.”
The Honeysuckle Boutique also offers
specialty products, like fashionable labor and delivery hospital gowns, clothes
for premature infants, as well as breast pump rentals. Located down the hall
from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), the boutique also connects to a
resource center where families can get more information on services provided by
the hospital and research medical conditions.
“We know that parents of children in the
NICU have a lot of questions. They can utilize the resource center computer to
research topics relevant to their child. We also can direct them to resources on
topics like breastfeeding and nutrition,” says Carol Rodriguez Carroll, BA,
BSN, RNC, IBCLC, a certified lactation consultant with Memorial Hermann
Memorial Hermann Katy is a Texas Ten
Step facility, as designated by the Texas Department of State Health Services
and the Texas Hospital Association. The Texas Ten Step Program encourages
breastfeeding as the preferred method of feeding for newborns and infants.
The Honeysuckle Boutique is open to the
public Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the third floor of the
hospital’s east tower.
Delivering more than
2,000 babies annually, Memorial Hermann Katy provides individualized and
compassionate care to meet the unique cultural, spiritual, emotional and
physical needs of the mother, infant and family. Private, spacious
state-of-the-art labor and delivery suites provide homelike amenities to make the
childbirth experience as convenient and comfortable as possible.
more about labor and delivery services at Memorial