Virtua welcomes first babies of 2012
(top) Janel Jones and Erik LeBrun hold their baby daughter Jaslynn Briyell who was the first baby born at Virtua Memorial on January 1, 2012.
(bottom) Christin and Matt Hershman hold their baby daughter Olivia Kathleen who was the first baby born at Virtua Voorhees on January 1, 2012.
Virtua Memorial and Virtua Voorhees rang in the new year by welcoming the first babies born at each hospital for 2012.
Virtua Memorial welcomed the first baby born at the hospital in 2012. Jaslynn Briyell LeBrun was born at 2:05 pm on January 1, 2012. Jaslynn is the daughter of Janel Jones and Erik LeBrun of the Roebling section of Florence, NJ. She joins five older siblings.
Virtua Voorhees welcomed its first baby - Olivia Kathleen Hershman, 7 pounds, 5 ounces - at 8:26 am on January 1, 2012. Olivia is the daughter of Christin and Matt Hershman of Williamstown, NJ. She joins three siblings.
Congratulations to both families.
As one of New Jersey’s largest health systems, Virtua helps people be well, get well and stay well through a comprehensive range of health care services. Services are delivered through three health and wellness centers, three fitness centers, four acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with more than 240 physicians, urgent care centers, seven ambulatory surgery centers, home health services, two long-term care and rehabilitation centers, 12 paramedic units and a wide range of outpatient services. A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers almost 8,000 babies a year. Virtua also provides employment and wellness services to 1,700 businesses and corporations. An innovator in clinical and information technology such as electronic medical records, Virtua is recognized for its ground-breaking partnerships with GE Healthcare
, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
and the Fox Chase Cancer Center
. It is the official orthopedic provider for the Philadelphia Flyers
. Virtua employs more than 8,400 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley for seven consecutive years. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit www.virtua.org