Posts in November, 2017

  • WOW Mobile Health Vehicle December Schedule

    November 22, 2017 – Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to provide access to quality mammography in Glynn County and rural areas of Southeast Georgia with its Wellness on Wheels (WOW) mobile health vehicle. The Health System’s commitment to fighting breast cancer was recognized with a generous $50,000 grant from Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen in March 2017. The ...
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  • Patrick Godbey, M.D., President-Elect of the College of American Pathologists

    Nov. 21, 2017 – Patrick Godbey, M.D., FCAP, laboratory director, Southeast Georgia Health System, was recently elected to a two-year term as the president-elect of the College of American Pathologists’ (CAP) Board of Governors. Godbey was sworn into office at a ceremony held in Oxon Hill, Maryland, on Oct. 7, 2017, at the College’s annual meeting, CAP ’17 – The ...
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  • Southeast Georgia Health System Again Recognized for Fragility Fracture Patient Care

    Nov. 17, 2017 – Southeast Georgia Health System has been recognized as a 2018 Own the Bone Star Performer for achieving an exceptional compliance rate on 10 prevention measures in the American Orthopaedic Association’s® Own the Bone Program. This is the fourth consecutive year the Health System has achieved this status. Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, a strategic ...
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  • Auxiliaries Host Poinsettia Sale

    Nov. 17, 2017– Just in time for the holiday season, the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick and Camden Auxiliaries will host poinsettia sales November 28 through mid-December. Poinsettias are $6 each and available for purchase at the Gift Shop or Outpatient Care Center guest services desk on the Brunswick Campus, 2415 Parkwood Drive, and the Camden Campus Gift Shop, 2000 Dan Proctor ...
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  • Beau Sasser, M.D. Discusses ACL Injuries in Health Chat Webinar

    Nov. 17, 2017– The anterior cruciate ligament, also known as the ACL, is the most commonly injured knee ligament. Understanding ACL injuries and how to overcome them is the first step toward recovery. Beau Sasser, M.D., board-certified orthopaedic surgeon at Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, and medical director of Southeast Georgia Health System Sports Medicine, presents ...
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  • Don't Let GERD Stop You From Enjoying the Holidays

    Nov. 17, 2017 – Did you know that indigestion is often a sign of an underlying problem rather than a condition of its own? If you have frequent heartburn and indigestion, you may have gastro-esophageal reflux disease or GERD, a condition where acid from your stomach flows back into your esophagus causing discomfort and pain. GERD can be a frustrating condition that can affect your quality of ...
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  • Play it safe this Thanksgiving

    “There is one day that is ours. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American.” ~O. Henry “Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.” ~Erma Bombeck I hold a record of sorts. Not a World Record—nothing prestigious, like most snails on face or fastest ...
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  • Health System Honors Two Nurses With The DAISY Award® for Extraordinary Care

    Nov. 15, 2017 – Southeast Georgia Health System has presented The DAISY Award® For Extraordinary Nurses to Mary Quigley, R.N., and Jose “Mike” Soler, R.N., BSN, in recognition of the care and compassion they provide to patients. The DAISY Award is an international program that honors the compassionate care and clinical excellence nurses bring to their patients every day. ...
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  • Powerful Precision, Shorter Treatment

    Nov. 16, 2017 – Although it kills cancer cells, radiation can take a toll on patients. The therapy often requires weeks of hospital visits that disrupt work and life, and can leave patients struggling with fatigue and other side effects. But now there’s a new technology that delivers radiation in a matter of days—with better accuracy and fewer side effects. Southeast Georgia ...
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  • Southeast Georgia Health System Critical Care Nurse Michelle Hollaway, RN, BSN, CCRN, Awarded Georgia Hospital Hero

    Nov. 9, 2017 – Southeast Georgia Health System Critical Care Nurse Michelle Hollaway, RN, BSN, CCRN, was awarded the prestigious Georgia Hospital Heroes Award at the Georgia Hospital Association’s (GHA) annual Hospital Hero Awards luncheon Nov. 9 in Atlanta. Hollaway, who was one of only nine individuals statewide to receive the award, was recognized for her efforts in transporting a ...
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  • Michael D. Scherneck Named CEO/Administrator of the Year

    Nov. 8, 2017 –Michael D. Scherneck, president and chief executive officer (CEO), Southeast Georgia Health System, was recently named the 2017 CEO/Administrator of the Year by the Council on Auxiliaries/Volunteers (CoA/V) of the Georgia Hospital Association. Scherneck was presented the award at the CoA/V’s annual conference in Augusta on Oct. 18 after being nominated by the Health ...
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  • Mark Your Calendars for the Annual Masquerade $5 Jewelry Sale

    Nov. 1, 2017 – Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick and Camden Campus Auxiliaries will host their annual holiday Masquerade $5 Jewelry Sale fundraiser Nov. 27-Dec. 1. Masquerade Jewelry is the most recognized hospital fundraising partner in the country. Since inception, they have helped raise more than $25 million for hospital auxiliaries nationwide. Everything sold at this event is at ...
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  • Health System Auxiliaries Hosting Annual Gift Shop Holiday Open House

    Nov. 1, 2017 – With the holiday season soon upon us, the Southeast Georgia Health System Auxiliaries are pleased to announce their annual Gift Shop Holiday Open House, offering special sales and promotions, including free gift wrapping, on the Brunswick and Camden campuses. The Holiday Open House will feature a wide selection of gifts with something for everyone, ranging from books, jewelry, ...
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