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Emergency and Trauma Center Enhances Children’s, Seniors’ Units

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Saint Francis Medical Center’s Level III Emergency and Trauma Center is now offering specialized care for its youngest patients and seniors throughout the region. These enhancements are even more examples of how Saint Francis is leading the way in emergency medicine. The designated children’s area features ...
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Siener Named to Saint Francis Board

Nenninger, Layton, Govero Begin Officer Terms Saint Francis Healthcare System welcomes Jason Siener of Paducah, Ky., to the Board of Directors, along with new officers Clyde Nenninger, Board chairman; John Layton, vice chairman; and Kevin Govero, secretary/treasurer. Nenninger joined the Board of Directors in 1989 and ...
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Free Workshop Teaches Chronic Disease Management

Saint Francis Medical Center will host the free “Living a Healthy Life” workshop beginning August 27. This six-week workshop is a proven self-management education program for people with chronic health problems. The Living a Healthy Life workshop will specifically address arthritis, diabetes, lung and heart disease, ...
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Ogburn Named VP of Ambulatory Services

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Saint Francis Medical Center has promoted Alex Ogburn, MBA, to the newly created position of Vice President of Ambulatory Services. Ogburn, who previously served as director of Occupational Medicine and Ambulatory Services, joins the Medical Center’s Executive Team. “Saint Francis is committed to leadership development and ...
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Cancer Expert Earns MD Anderson Cancer Network Certification

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Saint Francis Medical Center is proud to announce that oncologist/hematologist Justin D. Floyd, DO, has been certified by MD Anderson Cancer Network™ through the Medical Center, strengthening the Saint Francis Cancer Institute’s commitment to providing exceptional local cancer care. Floyd, a Saint Francis Medical Partner ...
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Saint Francis Adds Heart Surgeon to Staff

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Saint Francis Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Colleen Johnson Moore, MD, FACS, as a new Medical Partner and the newest vascular surgeon at Cape Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery. This highly skilled physician joins three other expert surgeons at this thriving Cape ...
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Respiratory Care Program Earns National Quality Recognition

Saint Francis Medical Center has earned Quality Respiratory Care Recognition (QRCR) under a national program aimed at helping patients and families make informed decisions about the quality of the respiratory care services available in hospitals. About 700 hospitals, or approximately 15 percent of hospitals in the ...
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Community Health Needs Assessment Released

Saint Francis and SoutheastHEALTH Completed Project Saint Francis Healthcare System, in collaboration with SoutheastHEALTH, has completed a comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) for four Southeast Missouri counties. The year-long CHNA process gathered a broad range of information through existing data, individual surveys and focus groups. Individual ...
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Saint Francis Auxiliary Donates $204,000 at Luncheon

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Judy Heisserer Named 2013 Auxilian of the Year The Saint Francis Medical Center Auxiliary presented $204,000 to Saint Francis Healthcare System board of directors vice chair Clyde Nenninger, at the annual Auxiliary and Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon on April 18. The donation is the second installment of ...
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Free Stroke Screening Offered at Saint Francis

May is National Stroke Awareness Month Saint Francis Medical Center is hosting a free community stroke screening Saturday, May 4, from 7 to 11 am in the Saint Francis Conference Room (Entrance 8, 150 S. Mount Auburn Road) as part of its community education programming during ...
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