Archive for June 2017

Lincoln Health System Welcomes New Home Health and Hospice Administrator

Lincoln Medical Home Health and Hospice, an affiliate of Lincoln Health System, welcomes Chancy McCormick, RN as its new administrator.  Chancy’s role will utilize both her clinical nursing experience and her leadership skills to lead the organization and provide compassionate care to patients and families in and around Lincoln County. McCormick has been a registered…

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Recovering From Knee Replacement

Carla Kelley had known since was 45 that a double knee replacement would be in her future due to a condition that caused the back side of her knee caps to wear out prematurely.  “I knew then that I would have to have my knees replaced, but the doctors wanted me to wait until I…

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June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s Disease is a type of dementia that causes progressive mental deterioration.  While Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, not all dementia cases will be diagnosed as Alzheimer’s Disease. Alzheimer’s Disease is not a mental illness, but the symptoms such as depression, anxiety, and agitation are all related to mental health.  Mental health…

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Lincoln Hospice Hosted the 2nd Annual Celebration of Life Butterfly Release

Lincoln Health System and Lincoln Hospice hosted the second annual Celebration of Life Butterfly Release on June 4th, 2017 at Stone Bridge Park.  Last year, Lincoln Hospice hosted the  1st Butterfly Release as both a memorial to their patients and as a community event to raise awareness for Hospice and its services.  Due to the…

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