August 26, 2009
Families invited to neonatal intensive care unit reunion
Hinsdale – More than 150 families touched by Adventist Hinsdale Hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit are expected to attend a reunion sponsored by the hospital and the Birck Family Women and Children’s Services. The 14th annual Neonatal Graduate Reunion is scheduled 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13 at The Community House, 415 W. Eighth St., Hinsdale. Parents of children who were treated in the intensive care nursery are invited. To register, call (630) 856-7525.
This year’s theme is “nursery rhyme time.” Event participants will have the opportunity to sit with Little Miss Muffett, knock down a house with the Three Little Pigs, play the Jack and Jill water game and master the Hey Diddle Diddle obstacle course. A raffle will take place at 2 p.m. Other activities include games, crafts and storytelling.
The Birck Family Women’s and Children’s Center is a comprehensive program providing top-level maternity and neonatal care at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. The center offers a Level III intensive care nursery to stabilize and provide intensive medical and surgical care for critically ill newborns. The Maternal Fetal Medicine Center provides state-of-the-art care to women with high-risk pregnancies. Adventist Hinsdale Hospital has been a leader in maternity care since the turn of the century.