E.W. Sparrow Hospital Welcomes 2024 New Year’s Baby

Published: January 3, 2023

LANSING, MI – Mid-Michigan, say hello to Ellianna Jeigh Carpenter, E.W. Sparrow Hospital’s 2024 New Year’s baby! Teighlor Campbell of Lansing welcomed baby Ellianna at 1:03 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 2. The baby girl was born at 35 weeks and weighed in at 5 pounds, 12 ounces.

Mom is doing great and Ellianna is receiving treatment in the Sparrow Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, which is under the supervision of Michigan State University Neonatal faculty. It is the region’s only RNICU.

As Sparrow’s New Year’s baby, Ellianna and her mother were given a car seat and other gifts from Sparrow. The Sparrow Foundation also donated an adorable Teddy Bear for the new babe. 

E.W. Sparrow Hospital is Mid-Michigan’s premier birthing center, delivering nearly 3,500 babies a year. For more information on Sparrow Birthing Services, visit Sparrow.org/Birthing.


Sparrow is Mid-Michigan’s premier healthcare organization and includes hospitals in Lansing, Carson City, Charlotte, Ionia and St. Johns, as well as Sparrow Specialty Hospital, Sparrow Care Network, Sparrow Medical Group, the Michigan Athletic Club, and AL!VE. Sparrow is part of University of Michigan Health. Through the dedication of our 10,000 caregivers, Sparrow pursues a vision to be nationally recognized as a leader in quality and patient experience. For more information, visit Sparrow.org.