Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:33:27 CST Hand Surgeon Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in Pensacola Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:13:16 CST Dr. Jason Nydick, a hand and upper extremity surgeon, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group and the practice of Dr. Raymond Noellert in Pensacola. Dr. Nydick specializes in hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder surgery. He has special interests in upper extremity trauma care and soft tissue reconstruction including microsurgery. He also specializes in arthroscopy and joint replacement of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. He has specialized training in Dupuytren disease including percutaneous...[Read The Full Story at ] Cardiovascular Surgeon Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in Pensacola Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:10:20 CST Dr. Charles Wyatt, a highly-trained cardiovascular surgeon, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group in Pensacola. Dr. Wyatt is board-certified in general and thoracic surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Surgeons, American College of Cardiology, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons. His clinical expertise includes treatment of patients utilizing both conventional open as well as endovascular approaches to the heart and vascular system. He has ...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart to Offer Safe SitterŪ Course for Teens Aug. 8 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:50:11 CST The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart will offer a babysitting class on Saturday, Aug. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Dudley Greenhut Auditorium at the Sacred Heart Hospital Conference Center located at 5151 N. Ninth Ave. in Pensacola. Registration deadline is Aug. 5. Sacred Heart's babysitting course now offers the certified Safe Sitter® curriculum, which is an exciting, fun, more hands-on and interactive learning experience for teen-agers who are potential caregivers. The mission...[Read The Full Story at ] Graduates of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Reunite at The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:25:38 CST The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart invites former patients and families of its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to the annual NICU reunion on Saturday, September 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart offers the area's only Level III NICU. More than 800 babies are admitted to the NICU each year, with about 80 percent born prematurely, defined as being born between two and 16 weeks early. The Children's Hospital maintains two specially equipped mobile neon...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Designated Baby-Friendly Hospital Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:21:33 CST Local mothers have access to the highest level of breastfeeding support and education available, according to Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola's latest international recognition as a Baby-Friendly birth facility by Baby-Friendly USA. Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is now the ninth hospital in the state and Northwest Florida's only facility to be designated as Baby Friendly, an award which also recognizes a birthing center's family-centered approach to maternity care. Sacred Heart Hospital...[Read The Full Story at ] Making a Splash of Drowning Prevention Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:18:47 CST By Dr. Ryan Hahn How many times have you opened the paper or turned on the TV to see the story of a child drowning in our community? Even one time is too many, but sadly, this tragedy happens far too often. Florida leads the nation in deaths to children under age 5 from drowning. Enough Florida children to fill three to four preschool classrooms die every year from drowning, according to the Florida Department of Health. Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children ages 1 t...[Read The Full Story at ]