Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Sun, 4 Oct 2015 18:42:10 CST Sacred Heart Hospital joins American Heart Association/American Stroke Association stroke research study Fri, 02 Oct 2015 10:39:20 CST Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola will collaborate with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine as a participant in the first, large standardized research study to evaluate long-term outcomes of people who experience mild strokes. After an extensive vetting process, Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola was selected to take part in the three-year observational study called MaRISS (Mild and Rapidly Improving Stroke Study). The...[Read The Full Story at ] Mall Talk: Breast Health Seminar at Cordova Mall on October 22 Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:35:29 CST Sacred Heart Hospital will host a ''Mall Talk'' educational seminar on breast health at Cordova Mall's Center Court on Thursday, October 22 at 9 a.m. Led by Jocelyn Longo, RN, CN-B, breast navigator at the Ann L. Baroco Center for Breast Health at Sacred Heart Hospital, this seminar will focus on the myths of breast cancer, the importance of cancer screening and the various breast screening options for women. Longo will also discuss other key cancer screenings for both men and women and th...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Offers Babysitting Course for Teens on October 24 Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:09:37 CST The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart will offer a babysitting class on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Dudley Greenhut Auditorium in the Sacred Heart Hospital Conference Center, located at 5151 N. Ninth Ave. in Pensacola. The deadline to register is October 19. Sacred Heart's babysitting course now offers the certified Safe Sitter® curriculum -- a fun, hands-on and interactive learning experience for teenagers who are potential caregivers. Designed for babysitters ag...[Read The Full Story at ] Pediatric Residents Win Second Place in Statewide Brain Bowl Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:33:36 CST At the first-ever Florida American Academy of Pediatric (AAP) Residents Brain Bowl, Sacred Heart pediatric residents captured second place out of nine teams, narrowly missing out on first place at the final question to Johns Hopkins Medicine residents at All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida. Sacred Heart's team of pediatric residents included third-years Dr. Rachael Evans and Dr. Allison Payne with second-years Dr. Mudasser Ibrahim and Dr. Christine Pham. The event was held a...[Read The Full Story at ] Pediatric Hospitalists Join The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:32:03 CST Pediatric hospitalists Dr. Meisha Graham and Dr. Florentina Litra have joined the medical staff of The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Dr. Meisha Graham graduated cum laude with a bachelor's degree in biology from Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana. She received her medical degree and a master's in public health from Tulane University. While in medical school, Dr. Graham was inducted into the Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society, served as vice president for the ...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Breast Navigator Passes National Certification Exam Tue, 22 Sep 2015 11:16:40 CST Jocelyn Longo, RN, CN-B, breast navigator at the Ann L. Baroco Center for Breast Health at Sacred Heart Hospital, recently passed a national certification exam to become a Certified Navigator -- Breast Nurse. Awarded by the National Consortium of Breast Centers, the certification reflects a navigator's knowledge of and dedication to providing enhanced care and services for patients. To become certified, Longo completed nearly 30 hours of training and passed a three-hour exam, which she to...[Read The Full Story at ]