Clinch Valley Health Welcomes First Baby of 2021

January 5, 2021

Clinch Valley Health is ringing in 2021 with the year’s first bundle of joy. Weighing 8 pounds and 0.4 ounces and measuring 21 inches, Meily was born to Janielis and Jose on Sunday, Jan. 3, at 8:01 pm.

 “We are so excited to meet the newest member of our family!” said Janielis. “We are so grateful to the physicians, nurses and staff at Clinch Valley Health for taking such good care of us and making this experience special for our family.”

Clinch Valley Health is committed to providing high quality, compassionate care close to home for new and expecting parents in the region.

“Our clinical and support staff are committed to creating a safe, welcoming and comfortable environment for moms and babies,” said Dr. Salsman, OB/GYN at Clinch Valley Health. “It is one of our great privileges to help our community’s families welcome their newest additions in a positive and memorable way.”

Clinch Valley Health is located at 6801 Governor GC Peery Highway Richlands, Virginia. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call 276.596.6000 or visit