Date Published: Sunday, January 1, 2023
Date Updated: Thursday, January 19, 2023

It’s A Girl!

First Baby of 2023 Born at Good Samaritan Hospital

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SUFFERN, NY – (January 1, 2023) Congratulations to Esther and Akiva Sussholz of Montebello, NY on the delivery of the first baby of 2023 born at Good Samaritan Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network.

Baby girl Frida Sussholz was born at 3:51 a.m. on January 1 and weighed 6 pounds 14 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

About Good Samaritan Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth)
Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, NY, is a 286-bed hospital providing emergency, medical, surgical, obstetrical/gynecological and acute-care services to residents of Rockland and southern Orange counties in New York, and northern Bergen County, NJ. The hospital is home to a recognized cardiovascular program, comprehensive cancer-treatment services, a cutting-edge robotic surgery program, the area's leading Wound and Hyperbaric Institute, outstanding maternal/child services, and the Center for Breast Health, which offers three-dimensional mammography and high-risk screening and counseling services. The hospital's certified home-care agency supports residents of the Hudson Valley and beyond. Visit and follow at, and

About the Westchester Medical Center Health Network

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with nine hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 13,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. The Network has Level I (adult and pediatric), Level II and Level III trauma centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, Comprehensive and Primary Stroke Centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, home-care services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State. Today, WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated health care in the Hudson Valley. For more information about WMCHealth, visit or follow WMCHealth on or