Valley View Medical Center Welcomes First Baby of 2019

January 1, 2019

Valley View Medical Center is ringing in 2019 with the year’s first bundle of joy. Weighing 8 pounds and 11 ounces and measuring 20.75 inches, AudrieAnn Edree Copeland was born to Maryann Daniels and Stephen Copeland, Monday, Jan. 1, at 8:16 a.m.

In addition to the VVMC Auxiliary, retailers in Fort Mohave, including Walmart and CVS, partnered with Valley View Medical Center to provide congratulation gift baskets to the proud parents for having the first baby born at VVMC in 2019.

“We are so excited to meet our new baby girl!” said Maryann. “The physicians, nurses and staff at Valley View Medical Center all helped to make this such a special and memorable experience for us, and we are so grateful for the wonderful care our family received.”

“It is our privilege to provide a safe, comforting and welcoming environment for our newest and littlest community members,” said Dr. Richard Benedict, OB/GYN at Valley View. “Our team of expert clinical and support staff at Valley View Medical Center are dedicated to ensuring that every patient and his or her family have a positive experience during this special time.”

Valley View Medical Center is located at 5330 S. Highway 95, Fort Mohave, Arizona. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call (928) 788-CARE (2273), or visit

ABOUT Valley View Medical Center

Opened in 2005, Valley View Medical Center is an 84-bed acute care facility with multiple adjoining medical office buildings and offsite physician offices. The hospital provides 24-hour emergency service with full-time board certified emergency physicians on duty. The state-of-the-art main campus features 100% private rooms for labor and delivery, acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, and intensive care. Valley View offers a full complement of community and regional referral services in all of the major medical disciplines with a medical staff that represents a broad cross section of specialty areas. Valley View Medical Center has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that Valley View Medical Center is in the top 15% of 3,179 U.S. hospitals for patient safety. Visit to learn more.