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CTMC Welcomes 2019 New Year’s Baby

 

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.

 

In 2018, 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 section suite.

 

CTMC also 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.

 

For more 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.

 

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About CTMC 

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.

 

With a sacred mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ, 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.

 


Location

Central Texas Medical Center
1301 Wonder World Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
512.353.8979