October 09, 2019
Las Vegas, NV - On October second, singer Nick Carter and his wife Lauren, welcomed a healthy baby girl at Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center. Saoirse Reign Carter was born at 12:43AM weighing 7 pounds 1 oz.
"We are so excited that the Carters chose to have their baby with us at Southern Hills Hospital," said Alexis Mussi, Chief Executive Officer of Southern Hills Hospital. "Their decision to have their baby here, speaks volumes about our Women's Services Department, and hospital as a whole."
The Women's Services Department is currently undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation expected to be fully completed by February 2020. Lauren Carter was one of the first mothers to experience the new birthing suites at Southern Hills Hospital.
"It was wonderful we got to show off one of our new birthing suites to Lauren and Nick," said Kristin Boyle, Director of Women’s Services. "The Women's Services Department at Southern Hills is thankful we could be part of such a special time for this wonderful family."
Lauren, and baby Saoirse, were cleared to leave Southern Hills Hospital on October 4th. As the Carters left the hospital, they thanked the nurses and staff who cared for them.
This is the couple's second child. Saoirse Carter joins big brother Odin, who was born in April 2016.
About Women’s Services at Southern Hills Hospital
The Women's Services Department was recently recognized as a 5-star recipient for labor and delivery by Healthgrades. Healthgrades is the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals. This 5-star rating indicates that Southern Hills Hospital's clinical outcomes are statistically significantly better than expected for C-section deliveries in comparison to other hospitals.
At Southern Hills Hospital the skilled nursing staff and laborist program are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to ensure optimal care for both mom and baby.
For tiny patients requiring additional medical support, the level II NICU is available.
For new moms needing support, Southern Hills is proud to offer a certified lactation consultant.
The Women's Services Department also offers a variety of classes to the public including: infant CPR, new sibling class, breastfeeding support group, and more. Southern Hills Hospital offers maternity tours every Thursday at 7:30pm and Saturday at 12:30pm.