New Year’s Baby Born at Brookings Hospital
- January 03, 2019
Baby boy Hussein Sari arrived this morning at 5:02 a.m., making him the first baby of 2019 born at Brookings Hospital.
Hussein is the son and third child of Hajar Hameed Addeen and Emad Sari of Brookings. He joins older sister Fatmah and older brother Mohsen. He weighed seven pounds and ten ounces and measured 19.75 inches long. Mother and baby are both doing well.
The New Year’s Baby and his parents received a variety of toys, baby products, and, gift certificates of cash and services from local businesses and organizations. Contributors to the New Year’s Baby gift basket include:
- Avera Medical Group Brookings
- Bel Brands
- Brookings Health System
- Brookings Health System Auxiliary
- Buffalo Wild Wings
- Century 21 – Shane Anderson
- Dacotah Bank
- Dakotaland Federal Credit Union
- First Bank & Trust
- Medary Creek Beavers 4-H Club
- Powershop Gym
- SDSU College of Nursing
- SDSU Alumni Association
- SDSU Jackrabbit Athletics
- Valero Renewables
- Whiskey Creek
About Brookings Health System
Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes the 49-bed Brookings Hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic, and medical clinics in Arlington, White and Volga, South Dakota. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, surgical and extended care services. The emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day and provides around the clock patient needs ranging from minor injuries to life threatening crises. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.