Glastetter Named Director of Maternal and Child Health Services


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


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


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


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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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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