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Baby Boom: 17 Riley staff members give birth in less than a year

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Posted at 7:31 AM, Apr 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-24 07:31:37-04

INDIANAPOLIS — "Baby Booms" seem to be making the rounds and the staff at Riley Children's Hospital unintentionally jumped on board.

Between January 15, 2018, and January 1, 2019, 17 staff members of the hospital's respiratory therapy department have given birth. In total, nine girls and eight boys.

Staff members say scheduling around maternity leaves was quite the puzzle the past year, but they babies made it all worth it.

For more about the Riley Baby Boom and the mothers and their babies you can read the full story on the Riley Children's Hospital website.