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Health System Goes Smoke Free

February 26, 2014

In order to provide a healthy, productive and safe environment for all, Lincoln County Health System will be implementing a campus-wide smoke-free policy beginning November 15, 2012, also observed as the National Great American Smokeout Day. “Currently all of our campuses abide by a smoke-free policy within each building, states Mary Beth Seals, Director of…

National Home Care and Hospice Month 2012

February 26, 2014

National Home Care and Hospice Month –”Compassionate Health Care Delivered to Your Door Step” Each November, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) celebrates National Home Care Month, National Hospice Month, and Home Care Aide Week (November 11-17, 2012). NAHC develops themes each year to exemplify the high regard held for home care…

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Heart Walk Honors Hereford and Bagby

February 26, 2014

The 2012 Lincoln County Heart Walk is set for Sunday, October 14 at the Patrick Rehab and Wellness Center, presented by the Employees of Goodman, Lincoln County Health System, First National Bank, Fayetteville Public Utilities, Bank of Lincoln County, Landers McLarty Toyota, Redstone Federal Credit Union, Exchange, and G-Squared. This year’s walk will be held…

Fabulous Fifties Show to Benefit Foundation

February 26, 2014

The Fabulous Fifties Cast and crew is gearing up for a summer performance entitled Rockin’ for the Cause….A Casual Night with the Fabulous Fifties Cast, planned for Saturday, August 18, 2012 at the Ninth Grade Academy beginning at 7:00pm. All proceeds will benefit the Lincoln County Health System Foundation. For the past five years the…

Foundation to Update Patrick

February 26, 2014

The Lincoln County Health System Foundation has chosen the Patrick Rehab and Wellness Center as their fundraising project for the year. The Patrick will be receiving a circular drive as part of their upcoming facelift. Efforts are also ongoing to add a canopy as well. “The new drive is a very exciting addition to the…

Stonebridge Medical Relays

February 26, 2014

Fighting cancer is everybody fighting. That is just what Dr. Morrison and her staff at Stonebridge Medical did to spread awareness in the fight against cancer. Their entire office took part in teaming up to raise money for this year’s Relay for Life. Thereska Morrison, Dr. Morrison’s daughter took the job as team leader and…

Health System Foundation Holds Boston Butt Sale

February 26, 2014

The Lincoln County Health System Foundation will hold their annual Boston Butt Sale on Saturday, May 26 in the parking lot of Gerald’s Foodland. Tickets are $30.00 and are on sale through any Foundation member or by calling the hospital at 931-438-7620. The Boston Butt Sale is the first of several fundraisers that will be…

Lab Accrediation

February 26, 2014

Lincoln Medical Center Laboratory, Fayetteville, Tennessee, has been awarded accreditation by the American Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP), based on the results at a recent onsite inspection. The laboratory’s director, Joseph C. Moore, MD, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the excellence of the services being provided. Lincoln Medical…

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Acting Fast Saves Life

February 26, 2014

Lake-Lynn Pitts is a girl who knows how to make an entrance. Not many babies are born with their mothers having complications of a ruptured appendix and going into pre-term labor. This was definitely the case for sweet baby Lake-Lynn and how she entered this world. “I remember how great the nurses were at keeping…

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Dog Brings Joy to Residents

February 26, 2014

If you have ever visited Donalson Care Center then you know that our residents aren’t the only people you may come to love. For many years we were blessed by the presence of Lucky, the resident dog. Sadly in late 2010 Lucky passed away and since her departure she has never been replaced. That was…