Small and Mighty: Mercy Health NICU a Family-Focused Environment

Amy Merlington found out she was pregnant just as the COVID-19 global pandemic was escalating in March 2020. The unknowns for the next several months would mostly be concerning doctor’s appointments and navigating in public in the middle of a health crisis, but ultimately – she had no fears with her pregnancy because she had … Read more Small and Mighty: Mercy Health NICU a Family-Focused Environment

Completely Unexpected

It was Matt and Kris Hop’s first experience with childbirth, and as with most couples, they were expecting a full-term birthing experience…but that’s not what happened. Instead, their precious son, Jaden, “decided he was going to come join the world at 26 weeks and four days,” said Matt. “He weighed 2 pounds, 3.5 ounces and … Read more Completely Unexpected