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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
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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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Jeff Chapin, RN is March 2016 Heart of the Hospital Honoree

Congratulations to Jeff Chapin, RN, school nurse at Greenwood and Meadow Lane schools.  He is our March Heart of the Hospital recipient. Jeff is a special kind of nurse … a school nurse!  He spends his days with elementary and middle school students.  “Jeff loves the kids, is always very positive and is doing a great job,” …

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  • Mar 11,
  • 2016
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Wayne Memorial Hospital Wins Spirit of Wayne Award

United Way of Wayne County recently recognized Wayne Memorial Hospital with a 2015 Spirit of Wayne Award at its annual meeting. The Spirit of Wayne Award provides recognition for exceptional commitment and support to Wayne County through United Way. The awards honor corporate and not-for-profit organizations that demonstrate excellence in their United Way support. In the past …

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  • Feb 25,
  • 2016
Wayne Physicians

Wayne Health Physicians is a multi-specialty group established by Wayne Memorial Hospital. View Website