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Saint Francis Welcomes First Baby of 2016

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Saint Francis Medical Center celebrated the delivery of Cape Girardeau’s first baby of 2016. At 12:31 am on Friday, January 1, 2016, a baby boy was welcomed into the world by proud parents Michaela Dean and Zech Bardezbain of Patterson, Mo., and caring Family BirthPlace ...
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Kneibert Clinic Joins Saint Francis

It’s a new partnership for the new year! Kneibert Clinic, a multispecialty clinic in Poplar Bluff, Mo., is joining Saint Francis Healthcare System. As of today, January 1, all providers at Kneibert Clinic are Saint Francis Medical Partners – physicians and providers employed by Saint Francis ...
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Glastetter Named Director of Maternal and Child Health Services

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Saint Francis Healthcare System announces the appointment of Liz Glastetter, BSN, RN, MBA, as director of Maternal and Child Health Services at Saint Francis Medical Center. In this role, Glastetter will oversee the full continuum of obstetrical care offered by Saint Francis, including high-risk prenatal care ...
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LaPierre Named Chief Performance Improvement Officer

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Saint Francis Healthcare System announces that Stephanie LaPierre, MBA, BSN, RN, CPHQ, LSSBB, has been appointed to the newly created role of Chief Performance Improvement Officer (CPIO). In her new role, LaPierre will drive improvements through cross-functional team and process improvements. As a Lean Six Sigma ...
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Talented Neurologist Joins Cape Neurology Specialists

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Saint Francis Medical Center introduces board certified neurologist Sisira Yadala, MD, as a new Saint Francis Medical Partner. She joins fellow neurologist Andrew Godbey, MD, MSPH, at Cape Neurology Specialists, 3004 Gordonville Road. Yadala earned her medical and surgical degrees from Osmania Medical College in Koti, ...
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Sikeston Radiation Oncology Preparing for New Linear Accelerator

Sikeston Radiation Oncology, a Saint Francis Medical Partners practice (1124 N. Main Street), will unveil a new linear accelerator in February 2016, offering patients the latest technology available to treat cancer in Sikeston. The new Elekta Synergy® linear accelerator offers a state-of-the-art approach, including 3-D images ...
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Emergency Medicine Physician Joins Saint Francis

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Saint Francis Medical Center welcomes Sara Elizabeth Nowicki, DO, as a new Medical Partner and emergency medicine physician. Nowicki joins 14 other emergency medicine physicians at Saint Francis’ Emergency and Trauma Center, the region’s only state-designated Level III Trauma Center. Nowicki earned her medical degree from ...
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Saint Francis Kicks Off Pink Up Campaign

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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

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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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