Garrett Regional Medical Center welcomed Cailyn Dawn Miller as the first baby of 2019 born at 12:20 a.m. on Tuesday, January 1.
She was delivered by Ken Buczynski, MD of Wellspring Family Medicine. Cailyn weighed in at 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 18.5 inches long. She is the daughter of Craig and Cortney Miller and she is joined by her siblings, Logan, Lexi and Cole. The Miller family resides in Grantsville, Md.
“We were surprised for her arrival on New Year’s Day as we were expecting her later in the week,” said the mother, Cortney Miller.
The nurses and staff of GRMC’s maternity suite celebrates the tradition of welcoming the first baby each year by preparing handmade items and collecting donations for the New Year’s baby. The team presented a gift basket that included items from Book Market, Broken Road Associates, Browning’s Shop N Save, Deep Creek Pharmacy, Denny’s Restaurant, GRMC and the Family Centered Maternity Suite, Green Acres, Gregg’s Pharmacy, Loar Auxiliary Gift Shop, Madalyn Hoffedtiz, Mindy Bernard Photography, Simon Pearce, Smart Style, Uno Pizzeria & Grill and Zion Methodist Church.
Garrett Regional Medical Center congratulates the Miller family and extends warm appreciation to the local businesses and community organizations that donated to the gift basket.