The New Year brings with it stories from cities across America about the first babies born in 2012. Here are the stories of two born at HCA facilities.
In El Paso, Texas, Cristina Jaquez, 28, gave birth to a healthy 7-pound, 2-ounce boy at 12:01 a.m. Sunday at Del Sol Medical Center. Veronica Munoz, the charge nurse for the postpartum floor said in an interview with The El Paso Times, “The birth was a great thing for both the mother and the hospital – to have the honor of the first baby born in 2012. I had never worked on New Year’s Day before; it’s great to see this happen,” Munoz said. Read the newspaper’s report of Ethan Dominguez’s birth here.
Do you know a great “First Baby of 2012” story?