Main Line Health rings in the New Year with special deliveries
January 4, 2016News Releases
Main Line Health’s first baby of 2016, Irina, was born at Paoli Hospital on Friday, January 1 at 2:46 am. Weighing 6 pounds 14 ounces and 21 inches long, Baby Irina is the first child for parents Lagan and Mayank, who live in Montgomery County.
The first baby born in 2016 at Lankenau Medical Center was Daniel, who was born on January 1 at 2:55 am, weighing 6 pounds 3 ounces and 20 inches long.
As part of Bryn Mawr Hospital’s annual tradition, the hospital’s first baby born was presented with the traditional Pewter Cup by members of the Women’s Board. Bryn Mawr Hospital’s first baby of 2016, Magdalena Sofia, was born on New Year’s Day at 9:16 pm, weighing 6 pounds 6 ounces and 19.5 inches long. She is the first child for parents Kristin and Jonathan of Delaware County.
In addition to Main Line Health's first baby of 2016, Paoli Hospital also welcomed baby Deacon, who the 10th child for parents Jen and Roman.
Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs. Main Line Health’s commitment—to deliver advanced medicine to treat and cure disease while also playing an important role in prevention and disease management as well as training physicians and other health care providers—reflects our intent to keep our community and ourselves well ahead. A team of more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians care for patients throughout the Main Line Health system.
At Main Line Health’s core are four of the region’s most respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s recognized facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital.
The Main Line Health system also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician networks.
Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for nursing excellence, the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award, and recognition as among the nation’s best employers by Forbes magazine. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect and inclusion and has proudly embraced the American Hospital Association’s #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.