Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 19:40:39 CST Physicians Selected to Present Research at National Conference Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:24:07 CST Eleven local physicians and a university professor have been selected to present research findings at a national conference this spring. The Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) brings together four separate societies -- the American Pediatric Society, the Society for Pediatric Research, the Academic Pediatric Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics -- for the world's largest annual meeting focused on research in child health. Presentations focus on original research, including how...[Read The Full Story at ] Imaging Services Changing at Sacred Heart Medical Park at Pace Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:03:44 CST Services currently offered at the Sacred Heart Medical Park at Pace are being reorganized to include a second location. The new location, opening this spring, will include Pediatric After-Hours, X-ray and expanded physician services. Primary care physicians and rehabilitative services will remain in the current building, located at 3754 Highway 90 in Pace. MRI and ultrasound will be relocated back to the Pensacola campus. As part of this transition, imaging -- including X-ray and MRI -- wi...[Read The Full Story at ] The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart to Redesign Lobby Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:44:57 CST A redesign of the lobby at The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart will soon mean a peaceful and more welcoming arrival to the hospital for sick children, pregnant women and their loved ones. Open in its current location since 1996, The Children's Hospital lobby will receive a complete facelift of gently colored walls, floor patterns, ceiling decorations and furniture. The information desk will move so that guest liaisons can be closer to and facing the entrance doors. This makes staff more...[Read The Full Story at ] Family Practice Physician Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in Apalachicola Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:57:01 CST APALACHICOLA, Fla. - Board-certified family practice physician Dr. Ryan Pharr has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group and will see patients at the medical group's Apalachicola location along Highway 98 in Apalachicola, Fla. Dr. Pharr graduated from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed his internship and his residency training in family medicine at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City, Missouri, where he was named C...[Read The Full Story at ] Physician Wins National Award for Increased HPV Vaccination Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:52:30 CST An HPV vaccination awareness program led by Dr. Julie DeCesare, OB/GYN residency program director for Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola, has received national recognition from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). The state of Florida ranks 49th in the nation for its rate of vaccinations against HPV. Health experts recommend all children should receive the HPV vaccine at 11 or 12 years of age to help protect from various types of cancer, including anal cancer in bot...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart and Healthcare Clinics at Walgreens Begin Clinical Collaboration Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:08:50 CST Pensacola, Fla. (Feb. 17, 2015) -- Sacred Heart Health System has announced a clinical collaboration with Walgreens that will help facilitate coordinated care and provide expanded health care services at four Walgreens locations, while improving access to high-quality, convenient and affordable care for patients in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties. Healthcare Clinic at select Walgreens nurse practitioners will provide coordinated care to patients requiring convenient access to acute medica...[Read The Full Story at ]