5-Week-Old Baby Girl Died In Her Mom’s Arms Because A Hospital Had No Free Room For Her
March 20, 2018
“Holding my dead daughter … I'll never get that picture out of my head.” A 5-week-old girl died at home in her mother's arms because a hospital had no free room for her. The girl’s mother, Tessa McAllister, reveals her heartbreaking story to prevent other parents.
Baby girl died because a hospital was over capacity
Five-week-old Blayke McAllister started showing troubled breathing symptoms shortly after the birth. At some point, the baby girl’s condition saw a decline. Her parents, Tessa and Cody McAllister, took the baby to their family physician, Dr. Jeffery Hans.