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Record number of babies delivered at Lakewood Health


2012 was a big year for the Obstetrics (OB) Department at Lakewood Health System in Staples.

The OB Department had a record 443 deliveries, with five sets of twins, bringing the total number of babies to 448. This number is up from 2011’s 404 deliveries.

Along with this record number of babies, OB earned patient satisfaction scores and is part of a statewide safety initiative.

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