NIAGARA FALLS, NY — Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC), the only Labor & Delivery program in Niagara County, is thrilled to announce the birth of Niagara County’s first baby of 2024. Newborn, Ella Jane Williams, arrived at 12:56 P.M. on Jan 2, measuring 19 inches and weighing 6 lbs. 11 oz. The healthy baby is the daughter of Lindsey Tompkins and Ricky Williams of Niagara Falls.
This year, the first baby of 2024 at NFMMC received a special gift bundle courtesy of Totally Buffalo Cares. The package includes a $100 DoorDash gift card among other wonderful items, to celebrate this momentous occasion.
In addition, Ella and her parents are participants in NFMMC’s community-based doula program provided by the P3 Center of Niagara. The program offers consistent guidance and support from a dedicated doula throughout pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. NFMMC is committed to providing free birth doulas to dozens more pregnant Niagara County residents through the end of 2024, as made possible by a grant from the Blue Fund and a contract with Amerigroup. Interested parents may call (716) 343-0817 to learn more about the P3 Center’s doula program.
ABOUT NIAGARA FALLS MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER
Founded in 1895, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC) has a long tradition of serving the Niagara community. NFMMC’s hospital and primary stroke program are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care, and its primary care network is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. Memorial’s inpatient services include a cardiac/stroke unit, a medical–surgical unit, an ICU, a Labor and Delivery unit, and an Adult Inpatient Psychiatry unit, the only one of its kind in Niagara County. Memorial serves as a Center for Community Health by operating five primary care centers, a large outpatient adult mental health clinic, a Health Home, and several innovative community-based services. Thanks to a partnership with Catholic Health, Kaleida Health, and Erie County Medical Center, NFMMC operates the only cardiac catheterization laboratory in Niagara County. Memorial is also home to the Golisano Medical Oncology Center, which operates in collaboration with Roswell Park Comprehensive Care Center.