Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Sat, 30 May 2015 15:28:37 CST Local Physician Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in Fort Walton Beach Fri, 29 May 2015 11:21:53 CST FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. -- Pulmonary medicine and internal medicine physician, Dr. Michael Given, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group in Fort Walton Beach. Dr. Given has been practicing medicine in the Fort Walton Beach area since 1991. He received his medical degree from St George's University School of Medicine. He completed clinical rotations at the prestigious Hammersmith Hospital in London, England. He received his internal medicine residency and pulmonary medicine fellowship at Seton...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Medical Group Opens New Urgent Care Center in Pace Thu, 28 May 2015 13:25:51 CST PACE, Fla. -- The Sacred Heart Medical Group is pleased to announce the opening of their new Urgent Care Center located at 4435 Hwy 90 in Pace on June 1st. For the patient's convenience, the Sacred Heart Medical Group's Urgent Care in Pace provides walk-in medical care for minor illnesses and injuries 7 days a week from 8 a.m. -- 7 p.m., including limited hours on holidays. Onsite X-ray and laboratory will be available. Sacred Heart's Urgent Care team includes physicians who specialize in fam...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Resident Selected for Honor Society Thu, 28 May 2015 17:14:15 CST Dr. Snehal Vala, co-chief resident for the pediatric residency program at Sacred Heart Hospital, has been selected for membership and induction to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Delta Chapter, at the Florida State University College of Medicine. Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society is a national association dedicated to advancing the highest ideals for the practice of medicine. This organization has served the medical profession for more than a century, with distinguished members ...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite Wed, 27 May 2015 13:47:39 CST Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola has been recognized as a Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and move more. ''Physical activity and employee wellness are important priorities at Sacred Heart. We are honored and excited to be recognized by the American Heart Association as a Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite,'' said Henry Stovall, president of Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola. ''As healthcare leaders in our community, we're committed...[Read The Full Story at ] Radiation Oncologists Join Sacred Heart Cancer Center Tue, 26 May 2015 10:24:55 CST The Sacred Heart Cancer Center is pleased to announce the addition of two highly-trained physicians who specialize in radiation oncology. Dr. Gerald Lowrey and Dr. Robert Marcus have joined the Sacred Heart Oncology Group and will provide radiation therapy services at the health system's Cancer Center in Pensacola. Drs. Lowrey and Marcus obtained their medical degrees from the University of Florida College of Medicine and also performed their residency training in radiation oncology at the Un...[Read The Full Story at ] Telemedicine Means Faster Care, Less Anxiety for Children in Health Emergencies Mon, 18 May 2015 14:30:01 CST Children requiring emergency medical services across the Gulf Coast now have faster access to pediatric specialists, thanks to new telemedicine equipment at The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. As Northwest Florida's only children's hospital, The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart accepts transfers from other hospitals across the region of patients needing a higher level of pediatric care than can be provided onsite. Sacred Heart's ground transportation fleet includes a dedicated pediatr...[Read The Full Story at ]