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HOH May

Heather King, RN is May 2016 Heart of the Hospital Honoree

Congratulations to Heather King, RN, a nurse in the ICU at Wayne Memorial Hospital.  She is our May Heart of the Hospital recipient. Heather’s director had these wonderful things to say about her: “Heather often receives positive comments from her patients and their families during director rounds. She is a very compassionate nurse. Heather is very team oriented; …

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  • May 23,
  • 2016
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May is National Osteoporosis Awareness Month

May is National Osteoporosis Awareness Month! Did you know that 1 in every 2 women and 1 in every 4 men over the age of 50 will break a bone due to osteoporosis? Luckily, there are ways that you can slow or stop the loss of bone mass and help prevent fractures! You are never …

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  • May 16,
  • 2016
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National Infertility Awareness Week

Yesterday kicked off National Infertility Awareness Week.  This awareness week movement began in 1989, with the goals of raising awareness about infertility and of educating the public about reproductive health. Did you know… Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples Insurance for infertility is only available in 15 out of 50 states Simply living a healthy …

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  • Apr 25,
  • 2016
HOH April

Melissa Carlsson, RN is April 2016 Heart of the Hospital Honoree

Congratulations to Melissa Carlsson, RN, a nurse in the post-anesthesia care unit at Wayne Memorial Hospital.  She is our April Heart of the Hospital recipient. Melissa’s coworkers had great things to say about her dedication to her job. One wrote, “After working a full day’s work and then returning to care for patients on call, Melissa called …

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  • Apr 21,
  • 2016
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April Is National Donate Life Month

Did you know that April is National Donate Life Month? Each April, Donate Life America and its partners promote activities to help encourage people to register as organ, eye, and tissue donors. Here are just a few facts that show why donors are so important: Over 121,000 Americans currently need a transplant Every 10 minutes, …

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  • Apr 08,
  • 2016
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National Poison Prevention Week

Did you know that this week, March 20-26, is Poison Prevention Week?  This week has been nationally designated since 1961 in an attempt to highlight the dangers of poisonings and to educate citizens on how to prevent and treat them. Here are just a few facts about poisonings: More than 2 million poisonings are reported …

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  • Mar 21,
  • 2016
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