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Oct 25, 2005 1:00:00 AM

DIABETES EXPO TO RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT DISEASE THAT AFFECTS THOUSANDS LOCALLY

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – Chances are you know someone who has diabetes. It may be a relative, a friend or a co-worker. Or it may be you. Almost 30,000 Tri-Cities residents have been diagnosed with ...
Oct 24, 2005 1:00:00 AM

HVMC PLANS ‘REVERSE TRICK-OR-TREAT’ FOR PATIENTS

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – Good-spirited ghosts and goblins will make their way through the pediatrics department at Holston Valley Medical Center Monday, Oct. 31, as the hospital hosts its fourth ...
Oct 19, 2005 1:00:00 AM

BRISTOL REGIONAL TO SERVE AS COMMAND CENTER DURING MULTI-STATE DISASTER DRILL NEXT WEEK

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}BRISTOL – Representatives from 32 hospitals and a dozen state and federal agencies will participate in a multi-state disaster drill at Bristol Regional Medical Center next week. Agencies ...
Oct 18, 2005 1:00:00 AM

WOMEN’S EXPO 2005: HONOR THOSE WHO HAVE BATTLED BREAST CANCER AT THE PINK RIBBON HALL OF FAME

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – If you know a woman who is battling breast cancer, you understand the courage and strength she musters every day to fight the disease. Wellmont Health System is giving area ...
Oct 18, 2005 1:00:00 AM

COMPREHENSIVE BREAST CENTER NOW OFFERS WOMEN A MORE COMFORTABLE MAMMOGRAM

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – The Comprehensive Breast Center has welcome news for area women who have long dreaded the discomfort of a mammogram. Thanks to a new innovation called MammoPad, mammograms ...
Oct 13, 2005 1:00:00 AM

WELLMONT POSTS OPERATING INCOME OF $11.5 MILLION, EARNINGS REPRESENT $22 MILLION TURNAROUND FROM FY04

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – Wellmont Health System in fiscal 2005 earned $11.5 million from operations, a dramatic $22 million turnaround from the previous year. The strong operating gains, coupled with ...
Oct 6, 2005 1:00:00 AM

DR. DONALD GUADAGNOLI NAMED HWHN CEO

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}BRISTOL – Dr. Donald Guadagnoli, a physician with 20 years’ healthcare experience, has been named chief executive officer of Highlands Wellmont Health Network. Dr. Guadagnoli has served ...
Oct 5, 2005 1:00:00 AM

THE SUSAN G. KOMEN BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION EXPANDS GRASSROOTS VOLUNTEER NETWORK

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: October 3, 2005 Jill Coody Smits (972-855-1682); jsmits@komen.org Betty DeVinney (423-323-8579); bdevinney@charter.net DALLAS – The ...
Oct 5, 2005 1:00:00 AM

BALLOON MEMORIAL PLANNED TO HELP PARENTS WHO HAVE LOST AN INFANT

BIG STONE GAP, Va. – The grief that follows the death of an infant isn’t something parents should face alone. To help parents who are coping with the loss of a baby, Lonesome Pine Hospital and the WEE Remember Perinatal Support Group will hold a ...
Sep 28, 2005 1:00:00 AM

SENIOR PROM SET FOR HOLSTON VALLEY REHAB PATIENTS

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – Most people don’t get a second chance to attend a senior prom. But cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation patients at Holston Valley Medical Center will do just that Thursday, ...
Sep 27, 2005 1:00:00 AM

DR. MICHAEL VACCO JOINS LONESOME PINE PEDIATRICS

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}BIG STONE GAP, Va. – For years, Dr. Michael Vacco saw too many patients in too little time, making it difficult for the dedicated pediatrician to develop lasting relationships with the ...
Sep 27, 2005 1:00:00 AM

PINK RIBBON 5K TO RAISE BREAST CANCER AWARENESS THROUGHOUT TRI-CITIES REGION

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}Every two minutes, a women is diagnosed with breast cancer. That’s 30 women per hour. 720 per day. 21,600 per month. More than 200,000 per year. Some of these women will lose their ...
Sep 26, 2005 1:00:00 AM

WOMEN’S HEALTH DAY: CALCIUM, HEALTHY DIET ARE KEY

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}A healthy diet and regular exercise can reduce many health risks for women. That’s an important fact to remember on National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, which will be observed around ...
Sep 26, 2005 1:00:00 AM

TEA TO HONOR DR. CLAUDE CROCKETT, BENEFIT BRMC AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIP FUND

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}BRISTOL – Dr. Claude Crockett, a cosmetic surgeon with Cosmetic Surgery Associates and president of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, will be honored during a benefit event ...
Sep 23, 2005 1:00:00 AM

GARDEN CLUB DONATES HATS TO CANCER PATIENTS AT SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA REGIONAL CANCER CENTER

NORTON, Va. – The Wise Town and Country Garden Club is sowing more than seeds this year. As part of an initiative to help cancer patients, club members have decorated and donated ladies’ hats to patients who are receiving chemotherapy treatments at the ...
Sep 21, 2005 1:00:00 AM

PROSTATE-CANCER SURVIVOR PENS HEALTHY COOKBOOK

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – Anyone who thinks eating healthy means tasteless, bland foods has never had a dinner prepared by John Dodson. Dodson, the former administrator of Holston Valley Medical ...
Sep 21, 2005 1:00:00 AM

CHILDREN’S MIRACLE NETWORK FUNDING GRANTED TO 23 SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS REGION

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}KINGSPORT – Five children will receive scholarships to the Small Miracles Therapeutic Horseback Riding Center thanks to money raised during this year’s Children’s Miracle Network ...
Sep 20, 2005 1:00:00 AM

TROY CLARK, SHERI IVES ASSUME SENIOR LEADERSHIP ROLES AT HAWKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}ROGERSVILLE – Two experienced healthcare professionals have joined the senior leadership team at Hawkins County Memorial Hospital. Troy Clark is the hospital’s new vice president of ...
Sep 20, 2005 1:00:00 AM

BACKPACK AWARENESS DAY IS WEDNESDAY: WELLMONT THERAPIST REMINDS STUDENTS TO LIGHTEN UP

The school year is well under way, and homework is undoubtedly piling up for many students. With a multitude of books and supplies to lug to and from school, it’s important to know how to carry a backpack safely. To highlight the importance of backpack ...
Sep 19, 2005 1:00:00 AM

WELLMONT NURSE CONNECTION URGES PARTICIPATION IN ‘TAKE A LOVED ONE FOR A CHECKUP DAY’ TUESDAY

#VOCUSHTML{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;}Early detection of cancer, heart disease, pulmonary disease and other disorders can often mean the difference between life and death. But many people simply don’t get the regular health ...
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