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A Team Effort is Key to Quality Care

November 20, 2014

This article is provided by Lincoln Medical Home Health and Hospice. It is a continuation of a series of articles celebrating November as National Home Care and Hospice Month. Hospice care is a team effort. Trained health care professionals guide the patient and his or her loved ones as they face a terminal illness, and…

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Hospice = Love in Action

November 20, 2014

The National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) recognizes November as National Home Care and Hospice Month and chose the theme “Hospice = Love in Action” to represent the services that home hospice provides to countless patients. For patients who have a terminal illness, their lives and the lives of their families may have…

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Home is the Center of Health Care

November 20, 2014

Each year, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) celebrates November as National Home Care and Hospice Month, and invites all communities to recognize the millions of nurses, home care aides, therapists, and social workers who make a remarkable difference for the patients and families they serve. For the aged, disabled, or ill,…

Disaster Kits on Sale Now

September 22, 2014

Are you ready if disaster strikes? The Lincoln County Health System Foundation Disaster Backpacks are on sale now and can be purchased by calling 438-1100. The backpacks are filled with items that would be useful in the event of an emergency or disaster. They include: emergency blanket, safety goggles, 2.5 water jug with spigot, work…

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Auxiliary Honors Bern Sokol

July 17, 2014

Surrounded by fellow Auxiliary members and lifelong friends Bernadette Sokol is awarded with a plaque honoring her for 30 years of service to the Lincoln Medical Center Ladies Auxiliary. Over the years Bernadette became a chartered member of the Ladies Auxiliary where she, alongside another Auxiliary member helped both establish and start the hospital gift…

Christmas In July Blood Drive

July 17, 2014

Community Blood Drive On Friday, July 18 Blood Assurance will hold a Christmas in July Community Blood Drive on the inner east side of the square from 10:30am-5:00pm. Sponsors include: Lincoln County Health System, Elk Valley Times, Fayetteville-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, Rotary, Kiwanis, Bank of Lincoln County, Lincoln County Government, City of Fayetteville Government,…

Health System Remains Disaster Ready

July 17, 2014

Stay Informed, Make a Plan, and Get Prepared Hospital Continues Efforts to Stay Ahead of Disaster Preparedness Although you may never know when to be prepared for a disaster, knowing how to be prepared comes first. At the Lincoln County Health System we strive to remain disaster ready no matter what the scenario may be.…

Lincoln Medical Center Appoints New Medical Director

April 29, 2014

(Fayetteville, TN) 04/13/14 – Lincoln Medical Center CEO Jamie W. Guin, Jr. announced today that beginning May 1, 2014, Scott Giles, DO will serve as the Emergency Department Medical Director at Lincoln Medical Center. As the Emergency Department Medical Director, Dr. Giles will promote the effective delivery of emergency services at Lincoln Medical Center for…

Foundation To Support Lincoln Medical Home Health & Hospice

April 11, 2014

The Lincoln County Health System Foundation will concentrate all fundraising efforts this year on Lincoln Medical Home Health & Hospice. “Each year the foundation chooses an item to focus all their fundraising goals around,” explains Debbie Pruitt, Foundation President. “Last year all money raised by the Foundation went to the purchase of the new canopy…

Hospital Raises the Donate Life Flag

April 8, 2014

Honoring donors and their families during April, National Donate Life Month April 2014, NASHVILLE, Tennessee — Lincoln Medical Center is pleased to announce they will raise the “Donate Life Flag” during the month of April. In collaboration with Donate Life Tennessee and Tennessee Donor Services, Lincoln Medical Center will join hundreds of hospitals and businesses…