Welcome, Savannah Grace

02 Jan 2019 | 03:02

WARWICK — She came into the world at 9:24 a.m. on New Year’s Day, thus earning the honor of being the first baby born this year at St. Anthony Community Hospital in Warwick.
Savannah Grace, born to Katie Ford and Dan Ferris of Montgomery, weighed 6 lbs. 19 oz. and measured 20.5 inches long.
Obstetrician James Brockunier was the attending physician assisted by nurses Carol Mangiameli and Janice Hoogenhuis.
“Everyone here is wonderful,” said Ford, “It was the best experience. I love this facility and I would recommend this hospital to anyone.”
The national award-winning Kennedy Birthing Center is a state-of-the-art maternity unit, providing many innovative options and amenities.
With its single-birthing suites, the Kennedy Birthing Center was built to cater to family needs, providing homelike surroundings for a more natural labor, delivery and recovery, all in one location, during a complication-free birth process. The Center also provides a C-Section Suite, a nursery and several gynecological rooms.