CTMC Welcomes 2019 New Year’s Baby
SAN MARCOS, TEXAS –
The first baby of the New Year made his grand entrance at Central Texas Medical
Center’s Women’s Center 7:28 p.m. on January 1, 2019.
Baby Boy Cruz
became San Marcos’ newest resident, weighing in at six pounds, 15 ounces. Proud
parents Richard Cruz and Alexis Zapata are still deciding on a name for their
newest addition, who joins big sister Ariela to make them a family of four.
“We are very
happy to be expanding our family,” said Zapata.
CTMC’s Women’s Center delivered more than 700 babies. The state-of-the-art
Women’s Center includes all private rooms, a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care
Unit (NICU) an on-site, high-risk delivery suite and a customized cesarean
offers expanded childbirth education and certified breastfeeding support. All
programs are offered in both English and Spanish. Classes cover a variety of
topics including Childbirth Education for First-Time Moms, Childbirth
Refresher, Cesarean Sections, Breastfeeding and Lactation Consultation.
information or to schedule a tour of the Women’s Center, please call
512.753.3528 or visit www.CTMC.org
Proud parents Richard Cruz and Alexa Zapata with daughter Ariela
and their newest little boy, the first baby born at CTMC in 2019.
The hospital, which originated in 1923 as Hays County Soldiers,
Sailors and Marines Memorial Hospital, opened at its current Wonder World Drive
location in 1983. The CTMC staff of more than 700 employees works with more
than 300 active and consulting physicians to provide quality services to
patients and their families. For more than 20 consecutive years, CTMC has been
named The Best Hospital in Hays County in the annual “Best of Hays”
publication released by the San Marcos Daily Record. In addition to interventional
cardiac services, CTMC is a Certified Chest Pain Center and an accredited
Primary Stroke Center. CTMC leads the region in da Vinci robotic-assisted
surgery and offers a variety of specialty care services including medical
imaging, rehabilitation, home health care, hospice, women’s services and more.
For more information, follow CTMC on Facebook and Twitter, and visit our website at ctmc.org. CTMC is a member of the AdventHealth.
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AdventHealth is a connected system of care for every stage of life and health.
More than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in physician practices,
hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies
and hospice centers provide individualized, wholistic care. A Christian
mission, shared vision, common values, focus on whole-person health and
commitment to making communities healthier unify the system’s 46 hospital
campuses and hundreds of care sites in diverse markets throughout nine states.