Sacred Heart Health System - News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:38:07 CST Sacred Heart to Provide Free Health Screenings in November 2014 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:58:11 CST During November, Sacred Heart Health System will provide free heart-health screenings at several locations in Pensacola and Milton for adults who are poor, elderly, or uninsured. Heart-health screenings will measure blood pressure, blood sugar, and total cholesterol, and can detect anemia. The screenings are helpful in diagnosing conditions that put people at high risk for heart attack, stroke, diabetes, and other health problems.Following is the November schedule: Nov. 4 from 9 to 11:30...[Read The Full Story at ] Hospitals Have Prepared for Ebola; No Cases Seen in Florida Sun, 26 Oct 2014 15:35:07 CST The fear of Ebola has generated rumors and hoaxes fed by social media and individuals who are misinformed about the disease and how it is spread. Sacred Heart learned Sunday of a false report posted on Facebook in which someone identified Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola as a hospital that has treated an Ebola patient. That is not true. There have not been any cases of Ebola at Sacred Heart Hospital or any hospital in Florida. The community can be assured that Sacred Heart Health System ...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Hosts Lung Cancer Symposium Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:28:19 CST Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is hosting a lung cancer symposium on Monday, Nov. 10 at 5:30 p.m. in the Greenhut Auditorium. November is lung cancer awareness month across the country. Speakers will talk about the advancements in treating lung cancer and the importance of catching the disease at its earliest stages, when chances for successful treatment are much higher. The experienced panel includes:
-Dr. Paul Chomiak, Thoracic Surgeon
-Sally Dupre, RN, Lung Cancer Nurse...[Read The Full Story at ]
Sacred Heart's Pace Community Health Fair Offers Free Health Screenings and Health Information Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:53:17 CST PACE, Fla. -- The 8th Annual Sacred Heart Medical Park at Pace Community Health Fair will be held on Saturday, Nov. 8 from 9 a.m. -- 1 p.m., at the Sacred Heart Medical Park at Pace building on Hwy. 90, across from Oops Alley. The public is invited to this fun-filled family event featuring Sacred Heart Health System departments and services, health information and advice, booths from area businesses and more! Free health screenings will be available for visitors who attend (fasting is...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart welcomes new volunteer coordinator Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:35:30 CST Meet Andi Morgan, our new volunteer coordinator, physician liaison and SENIORSpirit coordinator in this article from The Star local news. [Read The Full Story at ]