A non-stress test is a test of the baby’s well-being. A nurse will monitor the baby’s heart rate, movement and contractions over a 20- to 40-minute time period. A biophysical profile that observes the baby’s behavior through ultrasound often follows this test.
The following Crozer-Keystone hospitals provide non-stress testing:
Crozer-Chester Medical Center
One Medical Center Boulevard
Upland, PA 19013
Delaware County Memorial Hospital
501 North Lansdowne Avenue
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Call 1-800-CK-HEALTH for more information or to schedule an appointment.