Picture of Darin Scalf II and Alexandria Blevins in their hospital room with their newborn son, Gabriel Isaiah James Scalf
It's a Boy!
Cabinet Peaks Medical Center staff and physicians welcomed Gabriel Isaiah James Scalf, son of proud parents Darin Scalf II and Alexandria Blevins, as the first baby born in 2021. Gabriel made his entrance at 5:15 pm on Sunday, January 3rd, weighing 8 lbs 12oz, and was 20 3/4 inches long. Dr. Jana Hall was the attending physician.
Baby Gabriel's family is excited he is here. He has two brothers and a sister that can't wait to meet him - Ghavin, 8 years old, Aurora, 2 years old, and Darrin III, 1 year old.
The New Year's baby is traditionally celebrated throughout South Lincoln County, and many community members and businesses contribute to help make the celebration a bit more special. Along with Cabinet Peaks Medical Center, who provided the new little boy and his parents with a video baby monitor and an afghan/booties created and donated by CPMC employees, other area businesses joined in the celebration. Cabinet Peaks Clinic Family Medicine donated a stroller; Cabinet Peaks Clinic OB/GYN donated a swing/bouncer; Cabinet Peaks Clinic Bull river donated a jumparoo; Glacier Bank provided a Rosauers Gift Card; and Northwest Community Health Center donated a baby bouncer.
Approximately 100 babies are delivered annually at Cabinet Peaks Medical Center. "We pride ourselves in our Birthing Services and in our remarkable Delivery Team here at Cabinet Peaks Medical Center," stated Kimberlee Rebo, RN, BSN, CMSRN and Manager of Acute Care Services at CPMC. "All of our Labor and Delivery rooms are completely private, offering a warm and intimate setting in which to bring new babies into the world and individualized care for this special time."
"At CPMC, we feel that all of our new additions deserve to be celebrated," continued Rebo. "We are pleased to have the opportunity to provide each of our newborns with a free newborn baby photo, an 'I was born at Cabinet Peaks Medical Center' onsie, a hand stitched blanket made by our Hospital Auxiliary Team, and crocheted infant hats made and donated with love by hospital and community members. Many other community organizations provide items and educational materials to our new moms & infants as well. New babies & families alike are celebrated and supported in this new adventure!"
For more information about the Birthing Services at Cabinet Peaks Medical Center, please call Kate Stephens at 283-7140.