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Big Move for Level III NICU Patients at Saint Francis

Brittany Kitchen of Sikeston cuddles her baby boy, Brock Mason, in the new Level III NICU at Saint Francis. Brock weighed 3 pounds, 13 ounces when he was born eight weeks early on November 19; he now weighs a little more than 5 pounds.

Big changes were happening in the Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Saint Francis Medical Center on December 10 as staff moved tiny patients into a new, larger space. The expanded Level III NICU is one of the first areas completed as part ...
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Saint Francis CEO Named To National Hospital Board

Steven C. Bjelich, FACHE-D

The Missouri Hospital Association (MHA) Board of Trustees has appointed Steven C. Bjelich, FACHE-D, Saint Francis Healthcare System President and Chief Executive Officer, as state alternate delegate to the American Hospital Association (AHA) Region 6 Policy Board. His three-year term will begin January 1, 2014. The ...
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Cape Girardeau School District Insurance Information

We are informing all our patients of our efforts to allow Cape Girardeau School District employees to continue to choose Saint Francis Medical Center and Saint Francis Medical Partners for their healthcare. As you may have heard, the School District has regrettably offered a narrow ...
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Lawrence Named Director of Business Development

Jim Lawrence, director of Business Development

Saint Francis Medical Center has named Jim Lawrence, RN, MBA, as the new director of business development. In this role, he will lead all aspects of business development and relationship building with physicians, consumers and businesses. In addition to his new role, Lawrence will continue ...
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Saint Francis Kicks Off Pink Up Cape with a Bang

More than 1,200 people watched as a fireworks finale brought the Pink Up Cape Kick Off event at Saint Francis Medical Center to a close on September 24.

Saint Francis Medical Center kicked off its annual Pink Up Cape breast cancer awareness campaign with a bang on September 24. More than 1,200 guests, including breast cancer survivors, their families and supporters, gathered in the Cancer Institute for food, entertainment and shopping, all benefitting ...
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Annual Golf Tournament Benefits Patients at Saint Francis

More than 260 golfers and 40 volunteers turned out for the 26th annual Friends of Saint Francis Benefit Golf Tournament on August 23 at Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson. Funds raised support patients and their families at Saint Francis Medical Center. Proceeds from this year’s ...
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Fit Kids Open House Saturday for Children, Families

Fitness Plus will host an open house for its new Fit Kids program Saturday, September 7, from 9 to 10:30 am in the Health and Wellness Center multipurpose room, 150 S. Mount Auburn Road (Entrance 8). Children and families will learn about a healthy lifestyle by ...
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Saint Francis to Host Free Coaches Clinic

Saint Francis Medical Center will host its ninth annual Fall Coaches Clinic September 19, from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm in the Medical Center’s Health and Wellness Center – Entrance 8. High school coaches have many roles, and Saint Francis’ recurring Coaches Clinics help them balance ...
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