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Saint Francis Kicks Off Pink Up Campaign


Saint Francis Medical Center kicked off its annual Pink Up breast cancer awareness campaign with a bang on Thursday night. Nearly 1,600 guests, including breast cancer survivors, their families and supporters, and Southeast Missouri State University student athletes gathered at the Medical Center’s Cancer Institute ...
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Cancer Specialist Joins Cape Radiation Oncology


Saint Francis Medical Center welcomes new radiation oncologist Benjamin D. Goodman, DO, as a Saint Francis Medical Partner. He joins fellow radiation oncologists Tapan Roy, MD, FACR, and Emily L. Militzer, MD, at Cape Radiation Oncology. Goodman earned his medical degree from Pikeville College School of ...
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Farmington Physician Associates Now Open!

Saint Francis Medical Center is pleased to announce that Farmington Physician Associates, a primary care practice and Saint Francis Medical Partner, is now seeing patients at its new clinic located at 515 Maple Valley Drive. At the new facility, family practice physicians Brett M. Dickinson, MD; ...
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Jingle Bell Run, Walk for Arthritis at Fitness Plus

The 2015 Jingle Bell Run and Walk benefiting the Arthritis Foundation is now accepting registrations. Saint Francis Medical Center is the main corporate sponsor of the 2015 Run and Walk in Cape Girardeau on Saturday, December 12. The event will include a 5K run, one-mile ...
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Saint Francis Honored with Mission: Lifeline Award

Saint Francis Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Each year in the United States, approximately 250,000 people have ...
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Fitness Plus Open House, Demo Day September 19

On Saturday, September 19, Fitness Plus will celebrate 11 years of fitness and wellness with a community open house from 9 am to noon. During the event, guests can tour the facility and try group exercise classes for free. Twenty-minute demonstrations of 10 different classes will ...
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Saint Francis Hosting Free Chronic Disease Workshop

Southeast Missouri’s Regional Arthritis Center will host a six-week workshop designed to help patients learn to self-manage chronic diseases. Developed by the Patient Education Research Center at Stanford University School of Medicine, the program supports and builds confidence in patients’ ability to manage their health ...
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2015 Healthcare Scholarships Awarded

Saint Francis Foundation and the Saint Francis Medical Center Auxiliary awarded healthcare scholarships to 23 local students on July 31. Each student received $2,000 in scholarships toward a degree in a healthcare-related profession. The Saint Francis Healthcare Scholarship Program was created in 1980. The program is ...
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Redhawks Football to Support Pink Up with Jersey Auction

Southeast football head coach Tom “Tuke” Matukewicz and Saint Francis Foundation executive director Jimmy Wilferth unveil the pink jerseys players will wear during the Pink Up football game on October 31. Bids may be placed through October 12 at

Saint Francis Medical Center and Southeast Missouri State University Athletics announced a new collaboration today, taking the Redhawks’ Pink Up efforts to a new level. Led by head coach Tom “Tuke” Matukewicz, the Southeast football team introduced the Pink Up Jersey Auction, which opens today ...
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Pulmonologist Joins Saint Francis Medical Partners


Saint Francis Medical Center introduces pulmonologist and critical care physician Anand Venkata, MD, as a new Saint Francis Medical Partner. He joins pulmonologists and sleep medicine physicians Bradley K. Bittle, MD, FCCP, D-ABSM, and W. Keith Graham, MD, D-ABSM, at the Cape Pulmonology and Sleep ...
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