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Maine Medical Center Welcomes First Baby of 2021

January 01, 2021

Contact: Caroline Cornish
207-662-5146 / ccornish@mmc.org

PORTLAND, Maine – The Reiche family rang in 2021 with the birth of a baby girl at Maine Medical Center (MMC)! Winnie Reiche was born at 1:58 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2021, weighing 6 pounds and 1 ounce and measuring 19 ½ inches long. She is the first child born to George and Sarah Reiche. Winnie Reiche

Both Winnie and her mom, a nurse in MMC’s neonatal intensive care unit, are in good health. Sarah Reiche said, “We are so happy to welcome our new baby girl into 2021!”

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About Maine Medical Center
Maine Medical Center (MMC), recognized as a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News and World Report for 2020-2021, is a complete health care resource for the people of Greater Portland and the entire state, as well as northern New England. Incorporated in 1868, MMC is the state’s largest medical center, licensed for 637 beds and employing more than 9,600 people. MMC's unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including an active educational program and a world-class biomedical research center. As a nonprofit institution, Maine Medical Center provides nearly 23 percent of all the charity care delivered in Maine. MMC is part of the MaineHealth system, a growing family of health care services in northern New England. For more information, visit www.mmc.org.


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