Our Birth Place to celebrate 25 years of delivering babies

A couple at the Our Birth Place located in the Phoebe Sumter Medical Center. / Phoebe Sumter

Our Birth Place, the labor and delivery unit at Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in Americus, is celebrating it's 25th year anniversary with a special event on Tuesday, November 20th at 5:30 pm at the new facility.

Officials with the hospital say that special guests will be some of the young men and women who were born in the unit at the hospital (formerly Sumter Regional Hospital) in 1987.

Refreshments will be provided along with a guided tour of the new labor and delivery unit featuring suites that allow mothers to experience labor, delivery, recovery and treatment for postpartum in the same room along with state-of-the-art technology and comforts of home.

Hospital officials encourage you or your child if born in Our Birth Place in 1987 or would like more information about this event, to contact the hospital at (229) 931-6812.

The event is open to the public as well.