Georgetown Community Hospital Welcomes First Baby of 2019

January 2, 2019

Georgetown Community Hospital is ringing in 2019 with the year’s first bundle of joy. Weighing 6 pounds and 14.5 ounces and measuring 18.7 inches, Everleigh was born to April and Josh, Monday, Jan. 1, at 5:01 am.

"We are so excited to meet our new baby girl!” said April. “The physicians, nurses and staff at Georgetown Community Hospital all helped to make this such a special and memorable experience for us, and we are so grateful for the wonderful care our family received.” 

Georgetown Community Hospital’s (GCH) Women’s Center is committed to providing high quality, compassionate care close to home for new and expecting parents in the region. The Center offers prenatal care, private patient rooms, state-of-the-art equipment, kangaroo care, portrait sessions through Photos by Mom365, three OB/GYN specialists (Drs. Joseph Haynes, Lauren Beaven and Morgan Tucker), experienced labor & delivery nurses and lactation specialists. GCH Women’s Center offers free childbirth and breastfeeding classes. It is a series of three classes, held from 6:30-8:30 pm in the cafeteria at Georgetown Community Hospital. The childbirth and breastfeeding classes for 2019 are as follows:

January Series: 8, 15, 22

March Series: 5, 12, 19

May Series: 7, 14, 21

July Series: 2, 9, 16

September Series: 3, 10, 17

November Series: 5, 12, 19

(Register at your physician’s office, call 502-868-1290, or online at - under Our Services click Mother & Newborn)

“It is our privilege to provide a safe, comforting and welcoming environment for our newest and littlest community members,” said Dr. Lauren Beaven, OBGYN at Georgetown Community Hospital. “Our team of expert clinical and support staff are dedicated to ensuring that every patient and his or her family have a positive experience during this special time.”

Georgetown Community Hospital’s Women’s Center is located at 1140 Lexington Road, Georgetown, KY 40324. The Center partners with UK Healthcare – Georgetown OB/GYN specialists (Drs. Joseph Haynes, Lauren Beaven and Morgan Tucker) who exclusively deliver at Georgetown Community Hospital. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call 859-323-9333, or visit