Health System Receives Gift from John Travis Hart Charitable Trust

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 17, 2009– The John Travis Hart Charitable Trust has given Southeast Georgia Health System a $15,000 gift in support of the Health System’s cardiac rehabilitation and cardiac care programs.

According to Health System President & CEO Gary R. Colberg, FACHE, the funds will be used for exercise equipment in the cardiac rehabilitation room, arrhythmia simulators for advanced cardiac life support training, a web-based interactive electrocardiogram and chest pain education and competency training program for our staff members, and patient education videos to supplement the Health System’s cardiac rehabilitation video education library.

“We at the Health System are deeply grateful to Nancy Hart and the John Travis Hart Charitable Trust for this generous gift. Since the Trust was formed in 1996, their unwavering support has provided much needed assistance for our cardiac programs,” Colberg says. “Their generosity, even through these uncertain economic times, shows their commitment to enhancing our patient services and we can never thank them enough.”

To learn more about the Health System’s cardiac rehabilitation services, visit www.sghs.com.