Posted: Wednesday, January 04, 2017 in OB
Regional Medical Centers first baby of 2017 has arrived!Ephraim Lee Remiger was born January 3, 2017 to Jared Remiger and Stephanie Ferry of Manchester. The new baby boy came into the world at 2:59 AM, weighing 8 pounds 5 ounces and 21 inches in length. He joins his sister Anikah.
Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2016 in OB
Regional Medical Centers Infant Bereavement Team is hosting their second annual Pregnancy & Infant Loss Balloon Release on Saturday, October 15th at 9am.
Posted: Thursday, January 07, 2016 in OB
Excitement for Regional Medical Centers First Baby of the Year 2016
Posted: Monday, December 28, 2015 in OB
For several years, the Auxiliary has donated a special memento a red, fluffy, My first Christmas stocking to all infants born at Regional Medical Center (RMC) during the month of December. This year these holiday babies also received a handmade stocking donated by the William and Mary Ann Jaeger family.
Posted: Thursday, December 17, 2015 in OB
December is filled with celebrations. Family and friends gather together, gifts are given, and the possibility of miracles are on everyones mind. In the Regional Medical Center (RMC) Obstetrics Department Dr. R. Ried Boom, MD, gets to have these moments regularly. However, on December 2nd at 6:18 PM Dr. Boom delivered Archer Matthew, son of Matt Drees and Anna Corkery of Manchester his 1000th delivery.
Posted: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 in OB
RMC in Manchester welcomes its new jaundice meter, donated by the Mary Ann Jaeger family. The jaundice meter, which is used to monitor and assist with taking care of jaundice in newborns, provides a non-invasive read of the infants bilirubin level.
Posted: Monday, November 17, 2014 in OB
Dr. Craig Thompson recently delivered the 1000th baby of his career, Eden Wulfekuhle. What is even more fun is that the first delivery he assisted with in 1975 was local Manchester resident, Jeremy DeMoss. Dr. Thompson was able to get together with both Jeremy and Eden (and Edens mom, Brittany Wulfekuhle) to socialize and reminisce this week.
Posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in OB
Regional Family Health (RFH) OB providers want to provide care for you before childbirth; throughout pregnancy, during labor and delivery; and then for you, your baby, and your entire family throughout your life. This is how RFH is different from many other OB providers. Many times, women see a rotation of providers throughout pregnancy, an on-call provider for delivery, and then after pregnancy, their care is transferred to another provider. We want to care for you each step of the way.
Posted: Friday, October 31, 2014 in OB
Babies are one of the treasures in life. They bring about hope for the future and wonders of the miracle of life. On Thursday, October 23rd, Dr. Thompson delivered the 1000th baby of his career at RMC. Eden Marie Wulfekuhle was welcomed by parents, Thomas and Brittany Wulfekuhle at 9:38 PM.
Posted: Friday, September 12, 2014 in OB
Approximately 4500 babies die in the United States annually due to sudden unexpected infant deaths, though not all of these deaths are caused by sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Some are attributed to accidental suffocation (National Association of Neonatal Nurses, 2011).