|May 12, 2011||Ask the Specialists TONIGHT||
Did you know that stroke is the 3rd leading cause of death and the leading cause of long-term disability in America? Did you also know that up to 80 percent of strokes are preventable? Meet specialists John Morris, DO, and Jordan Taylor, DO, and ask them your questions about issues related to stroke.
|May 10, 2011||Metro Health Names Carol Jones its 2011 Nurse Exemplar||
The award is given annually to recognize a registered nurse involved in direct patient care at Metro Health who has demonstrated exceptional nursing practice. Candidates are nominated by their peers. Metro’s Professional Nursing Council evaluates nominations based on the nurse’s ability to deliver outstanding care, stimulate critical thinking in her or her peers, provide continuous assistance, serve as a mentor and positively influence the work of the entire healthcare team.
|May 9, 2011||Metro Health Hosts Panel to Help Physicians, Staff Better Understand Faith Needs of Patients||
In an effort to help its physicians, nurses and staff better understand the religious faiths of their patients, Metro Health Hospital is hosting a special panel discussion on Wednesday, May 18.
|May 5, 2011||Metro Health Receives Award for Work-Life Balance from 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For||
Metro Health Hospital received one of the top awards today from 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For
|May 5, 2011||Metro Health Offers Free PAD Screenings Saturday, June 4||
PAD can be a devastating diagnosis and can result in limb amputation. Screenings can help detect the disease in high-risk patients early enough to allow them to make necessary lifestyle and diet changes to improve their circulatory system.