UVMC to host baby fair, open house

Staff Reports

TROY — Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) will host a baby fair and open house, Saturday, April 9, from 10 a.m. to noon in the hospital lower level conference rooms. The event is free and is aimed at anyone thinking about having a baby, or those who are already expecting. New parents and grandparents are also welcome.

Baby fair guests will have the opportunity to tour the UVMC birthing center and maternity suites; meet and talk with physicians, nurses, and childbirth educators; gain valuable information on infant and child safety; and browse through vendor booths featuring products and services related to baby and child care.

Refreshments, neck/hand massages and door prizes will be offered. Featured door prizes will include a car seat and pac ‘n play provided by the UVMC Foundation.

Among the community partners and vendors participating are the Miami County Health District, Edison Community College, Troy/Miami County Library, Miami County Parks District, Miami County Dental Clinic, Childcare Choices, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Miami County, Miami County AAA, Balance Yoga, Winans Coffees and Chocolates and Fidelity Health Care.

UVMC offers a full range of birthing options, a Level II Special Care Nursery, and access to a Premier Health Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Information on these and other related services will be available at the baby fair and open house.

For more information, visit PremierHealth.com/maternity.