Ericka and Adam Bledsoe with their new son Isaias.
Ericka and Adam Bledsoe of Port Clinton celebrated the birth of their first child on January 1 at Memorial Hospital.
Isaias Felix Bledsoe was born at 4:09 a.m. on Jan. 1. He was the first baby born in the Memorial Hospital Obstetrics Department in 2014. Felix weighed 5 pounds and was 19.5 inches long at birth.
Memorial Hospital's OB department provides family-centered birthing in a safe and comfortable environment. During 2013, the OB department was renovated to increase patient and family comfort. The department is staffed by specially trained nurses, including childbirth educators and certified lactation consultants. In 2013, more than 280 babies were delivered at Memorial Hospital. For more information, visit memorialhcs.org/obstetrics.