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23 Local Students Awarded Healthcare Scholarships

Saint Francis Foundation and the Saint Francis Medical Center Auxiliary awarded healthcare scholarships to 23 local students on August 1. 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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Physicians Park Primary Care Welcomes New Physician


Saint Francis Medical Center is pleased to introduce Joseph B. Schuerger, MD, as a new family practice physician at Physicians Park Primary Care, a Saint Francis Medical Center Medical Partner. He joins a team of six skilled primary care physicians who provide high-quality, highly personalized ...
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Behrend-Uhls to Represent SEMO OB/GYNs Nationally


Ann E. Behrend-Uhls, MD, FACOG, obstetrician/gynecologist at Cape Care for Women, has been selected to represent Southeast Missouri obstetricians and gynecologists (OB/GYNs) in the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). Behrend-Uhls was selected and approved at the Section Advisory Council meeting in June. As a ...
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Fitness Plus Walkers Take 50 Million Steps


Saint Francis Medical Center’s Fitness Plus placed second in the Worldwide Walking Challenge sponsored by the Medical Fitness Association. Fitness Plus recruited more than 700 participants who took a total number of 50,377,895 steps during the week-long challenge. Fitness Plus will be recognized for this ...
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Safe Sitter Course Promotes Child Safety

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Saint Francis Medical Center wants to make sure that your child is safe when left at home alone or under the watch of a babysitter. To help ensure this safety, the Medical Center offers the Safe Sitter program for boys and girls ages 11 to ...
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Saint Francis Earns Top Honors in State Marketing Awards

Saint Francis Medical Center won 21 Show-Me Excellence awards for excellence in healthcare marketing – more than any other single hospital in the state – from the Missouri Association for Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing (MAHPRM). This statewide honor recognizes an institution’s efforts to educate and ...
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Nenninger Receives Excellence in Goverance Award


The Missouri Hospital Association presented a 2014 Excellence in Governance Award to Clyde Nenninger, chair of the Saint Francis Healthcare System Board of Directors, in recognition of his contribution to the health care community. Nenninger was one of six board members statewide honored during a ...
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Saint Francis Accepting Scholarship Applications Now

Applications for the 2014 Saint Francis Foundation and Auxiliary Healthcare Scholarships are now available. The program awards 23 scholarships of up to $2,000 annually to students pursuing a healthcare-related career. Applicants must have successfully completed one year of an accredited healthcare program and have at least ...
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