Baptist Baby Fair 2021 enjoys perfect weather, strong participation 

More than 100 mothers and expectant mothers enjoyed the Baby Fair 2021 hosted by Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County, Saturday morning, May 1.

Most moms were accompanied by at least one support person as they visited with doctors and other medical personnel on a sunny morning with temperatures in the 70s. They received professional information, and a variety of tote bags and other useful items.

Fifteen members of the Baptist staff and four physicians were available to answer questions during the educational event.

Additionally, four students from the New Albany Public Schools IMPACTO program worked during the baby fair. IMPACTO is a college and career preparedness program for high school juniors and seniors.

Baptist Union County offers a variety of services, including adult and pediatric inpatient care, maternity, surgery, a 24-hour emergency department, diagnostics, and a 24-hour OB/GYN emergency department. The hospital also has 3D mammography, TeleHealth services and an eICU. Baptist Union County has an excellent reputation for providing quality care and recently earned an “A” Safety Grade from the Leapfrog Group. Most notably, Baptist Union County earned five stars from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for the hospital’s quality, outcomes, safety and patient satisfaction.


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