It's a Girl! Huron Hospital Delivers First Baby in 30 Years

Apr 27, 2001, 01:00 ET from Huron Hospital Community Health Center

    EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- At 10:23 p.m. on April 26,
 2001, Huron Hospital's new Level II Nursery and OB Unit birthed its first baby
 in 30 years.  We are pleased to present:
 
     Name:                     Adrianna
     Time of Birth:            10:23 p.m.
     Weight:                   7lbs, 4oz
     Inches:                   19"
     Parents Name:             Lisa and Carmen Niro
     Physician's Name:         Penola Jones, M.D.
 
     A press conference is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. today, April 27, 2001, at
 Huron Hospital, 13951 Terrace Road, to present Adrianna.   Interview with mom
 and photos of baby available.
     Lisa (mom) is a physical therapist at Huron Hospital.  Her mom is also an
 employee and her grandmother is a volunteer.  The Niro's live in Willoughby,
 Ohio.
     Huron Hospital opened it's new Level II Nursery and OB Unit on Wednesday,
 April 25, 2001 in response to a growing need from the Greater Cleveland
 community for obstetrical services.  The unit includes 6 birthing rooms, 1
 operating room, a dedicated recovery area, 12 private postpartum rooms, 10-bed
 newborn nursery and a 4-bed Level II nursery for infants requiring special
 care.  In addition to the new OB unit, Huron Hospital has significantly
 expanded its pediatric outpatient services including the addition of a
 dedicated pediatric waiting area in the Community Health Center.  The new
 Level II Nursery and OB Unit operates under the medical direction of John
 Erkins, M.D., Medical Director for Huron Hospital's Women and Children's
 Services and Billy Brown, M.D., Chief of Staff.
     Huron Hospital, member of the Cleveland Clinic Health System, is a
 not-for-profit community hospital serving the residents of the Greater
 Cleveland community for over 125 years.  A 211-bed facility, Huron Hospital
 offers services in emergency care, including a Level II trauma center,
 cardiac, cancer, mental health, critical care, diabetes, geriatric medicine
 and services for women and children.  A teaching hospital, Huron offers
 residency programs in medicine and surgery and a school of nursing.
     The new OB unit and expanded pediatric services continues Huron Hospital's
 tradition of meeting the needs of the communities it serves by providing them
 with expert medical care in a modern, state-of-the-art facility close to home.
 For more information about the first baby press conference, call Joyce Persaud
 at (216) 761-2955.
 
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SOURCE Huron Hospital Community Health Center
    EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- At 10:23 p.m. on April 26,
 2001, Huron Hospital's new Level II Nursery and OB Unit birthed its first baby
 in 30 years.  We are pleased to present:
 
     Name:                     Adrianna
     Time of Birth:            10:23 p.m.
     Weight:                   7lbs, 4oz
     Inches:                   19"
     Parents Name:             Lisa and Carmen Niro
     Physician's Name:         Penola Jones, M.D.
 
     A press conference is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. today, April 27, 2001, at
 Huron Hospital, 13951 Terrace Road, to present Adrianna.   Interview with mom
 and photos of baby available.
     Lisa (mom) is a physical therapist at Huron Hospital.  Her mom is also an
 employee and her grandmother is a volunteer.  The Niro's live in Willoughby,
 Ohio.
     Huron Hospital opened it's new Level II Nursery and OB Unit on Wednesday,
 April 25, 2001 in response to a growing need from the Greater Cleveland
 community for obstetrical services.  The unit includes 6 birthing rooms, 1
 operating room, a dedicated recovery area, 12 private postpartum rooms, 10-bed
 newborn nursery and a 4-bed Level II nursery for infants requiring special
 care.  In addition to the new OB unit, Huron Hospital has significantly
 expanded its pediatric outpatient services including the addition of a
 dedicated pediatric waiting area in the Community Health Center.  The new
 Level II Nursery and OB Unit operates under the medical direction of John
 Erkins, M.D., Medical Director for Huron Hospital's Women and Children's
 Services and Billy Brown, M.D., Chief of Staff.
     Huron Hospital, member of the Cleveland Clinic Health System, is a
 not-for-profit community hospital serving the residents of the Greater
 Cleveland community for over 125 years.  A 211-bed facility, Huron Hospital
 offers services in emergency care, including a Level II trauma center,
 cardiac, cancer, mental health, critical care, diabetes, geriatric medicine
 and services for women and children.  A teaching hospital, Huron offers
 residency programs in medicine and surgery and a school of nursing.
     The new OB unit and expanded pediatric services continues Huron Hospital's
 tradition of meeting the needs of the communities it serves by providing them
 with expert medical care in a modern, state-of-the-art facility close to home.
 For more information about the first baby press conference, call Joyce Persaud
 at (216) 761-2955.
 
                      MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here
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 SOURCE  Huron Hospital Community Health Center