Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Thu, 25 May 2017 04:37:06 CST Memorial Day Hours for Sacred Heart Lab, Urgent Care and Pediatric After Hours Wed, 24 May 2017 10:14:30 CST In observation of the Memorial Day holiday, all Sacred Heart Hospital outpatient lab locations will be closed, including the main hospital diagnostic center and Airport Medical Park, as well as Lab Express locations in Pace, Gulf Breeze, Perdido, Milestone and Crestview. Sacred Heart Urgent Care in Pensacola and Pace, as well as Pediatric After-Hours in Pace, will be open normal business hours: Sacred Heart Urgent Care Center -- Pensacola 6665 Pensacola Blvd, Pensacola, FL 32505 8 a.m. --...[Read The Full Story at ] Pediatric urologist joins Sacred Heart, University of Florida Health Wed, 24 May 2017 18:04:11 CST PENSACOLA, Fla. — Pediatric urologist Dr. C. Gerry Henderson has joined the faculty of the University of Florida College of Medicine, which is affiliated with The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Beginning in July, Henderson will practice on Sacred Heart's Ninth Avenue campus in Pensacola. Henderson is fellowship trained and board certified in pediatric urology. He graduated with his medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. He received h...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Hospital Offers Free Seminar on Blood Clots Tue, 23 May 2017 13:11:42 CST Each year deep vein thrombosis, or blood clots, affects as many as 900,000 people in the U.S. Despite the prevalence of this condition, the public is unaware of its risk factors and symptoms. To educate the community on the treatment and management of blood clots, Sacred Heart Hospital is offering ''An Evening with the Experts: Treatment and Management of Blood Clots'' on Tuesday, May 30, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Greenhut Auditorium at Sacred Heart Pensacola. The free event will st...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Autism Center Hosts ABCs of ABA Tue, 23 May 2017 13:12:59 CST The Autism Center of The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart will host a seminar called ''The ABCs of ABA'' on Saturday, June 3 from 9 a.m. to noon. This free class is designed to help parents of children with autism learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), how this therapy can benefit your child and what to look for when choosing an ABA-based autism center for your child's care. Instructors will provide tips for parenting an autistic child, such as how to handle tantru...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart to Honor Nursing Graduates on May 31 Tue, 23 May 2017 16:06:20 CST Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola (SHHP) will honor area nursing graduates during a Graduation Celebration event on Wednesday, May 31, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola Conference Center, 5151 N. 9th Avenue, Pensacola. Dinner will be provided free-of-charge, and new nursing graduates will have the opportunity to meet with Sacred Heart nursing leaders and network, as well as join their fellow graduates for a time of celebration. ''Sacred Heart is highly regarded in o...[Read The Full Story at ] Why Melanoma is on the Rise Among Young Adults Mon, 22 May 2017 11:59:01 CST Although most skin cancers are the results of cumulative years of sun exposure, melanoma impacts young adults too. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, melanoma is the second most common type of cancer diagnosed in 15- to 19-year-olds, and the most common form of cancer affecting young adults between the ages of 25 and 29. Dr. Rahul Chavan, a Sacred Heart Medical Group dermatologist and Moh's surgeon, says the lifestyle choices young individuals establish during their teen years and ea...[Read The Full Story at ]