Grove Creek Medical Center Holds One Year Anniversary

BLACKFOOT, Idaho – December 13, 2019 – As part of their one year anniversary, Grove Creek Medical Center, a partner of Bingham Healthcare, held a special celebration honoring all the beautiful babies born with them in 2019. The event was held on Friday, December 13, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Approximately 300 people attended the holiday festivities that included hot cocoa, cookies, and of course a visit from Santa Clause. 

 
In addition, Grove Creek designed unique Christmas ornaments for each baby born. Parents in attendance Friday night were able to take one of these ornaments home with them. For those who could not attend, Grove Creek invites you to stop in and pick up your baby’s first Christmas ornament.
 
When it comes to labor and delivery, Grove Creek offers a premier birthing experience. Not only is their staff highly skilled, but they work around the clock to ensure patients receive critical support and education, as well expert medical attention during their stay. 
 
“At Grove Creek, our compassionate team offers personalized care in a relaxing space where expectant parents can rest assured that they will have access to the best professionals in the region,” says Heather Pugmire, MD, Ob-Gyn and Chief of Staff at Grove Creek. 
 
As Eastern Idaho’s only Baby-Friendly® certified hospital, Grove Creek places a special emphasis on rooming-in for new mothers and infants, skin to skin contact at birth, and in-house lactation support, education, and encouragement. All of the obstetricians, pediatricians, and nursing staff who work at Grove Creek have been educated and trained in the skills needed to support and assist moms and babies with infant feeding.
 
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About Grove Creek Medical Center
Grove Creek Medical Center, a partner of Bingham Healthcare, is Eastern Idaho’s only Baby-Friendly® certified hospital, located in Blackfoot, Idaho. They specialize in labor and delivery services and creating a more private and intimate birthing experience for young families. With highly trained medical staff and beautiful facilities, Grove Creek offers a premier birthing experience. 
 
For more information, visit www.grovecreekmc.org