News Announcements | Baptist Health South Florida
Baptist Health on Facebook Baptist Health on Twitter Baptist Health on Google Plus                                          

 News Announcements

 




Laughter Really is the Best Medicine

11-18-2008

Double the Reason to Celebrate

At Baptist Children’s Hospital’s 16th annual NICU Reunion, nurse manager Maria Olmeda, R.N., left, and supervisor Sheila Hecht, R.N., right, play with Kiara and Kasey Reyes, age 2. The twin girls were reunited with nurses, doctors and others who cared for them during their one-month stay in the NICU after they were born. Each year, the George Batchelor/Gloria Vasta Lewis Neonatal Intensive Care Unit throws a free party for former NICU patients and their families. It’s a chance for the families to celebrate their children’s growth and for doctors and nurses to share in the milestones of the youngsters. Kids were treated to face painting, clowns, bounce houses, and a petting zoo.

 
For a free referral to a Baptist Health physician, contact our Physician Referral Service. If you would like information about our cancer services, the Cancer Resource Service can assist you. Requests from outside the United States can be sent to International Services. For general comments about this article, send an e-mail to the Marketing web coordinator.




View all Articles