Congrats to Diane Pelkey, RN, Palliative Medicine, Patti Zavitz, RN, Hospice, and Marc Flickinger, MD, Pallative Medicine are the 2017 winners of the Sr. Elizabeth Durney awards for providing outstanding care to patients facing the end-of-life.
This award is given in memory of Sr. Elizabeth Durney, a Sister of Bon Secours who helped to found Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital. Sr. Elizabeth’s most enduring legacy is the hospice program.
Keep your family healthy this flu season, with your free flu shot, Saturday, October 21 from 9am-1pm, courtesy of Bon Secours Westchester Emergency Center. (601 Watkins Centre Parkway, Midlothian, VA 23114)
A free discussion on state-of-the-art treatment for breast cancer, featuring Dr. William Irvin, medical oncologist, Dr. James Pellicane, breast surgeon, and Dr. Lang Liebman, radiation oncologist. Light refreshments will be provided.
Hosted by Bon Secours Westchester Emergency Center and Bon Secours Richmond Health System
Free flu shots for your entire family! Join us at the Westchester Emergency Center for free flu shots, giveaways, treats, and more! Mammograms and other screenings (both paid) are also available at this event. Date: Saturday, September 30 at 9 AM – 1 PM Location: Bon Secours Westchester Emergency Center, 601 Watkins Centre Pkwy, Midlothian, Virginia 23114
Bon Secours is hosting three charity events this fall.
September 16, 2017 is the Seventh Annual MRMC Nursing 5K Challenge and Kids’ Fun Run at Pole Green Park. The purpose of the event: to show your appreciation and gratitude for the nurses at Memorial Regional Medical Center (MRMC). This event is a great way to build team spirit and improve your overall health, while helping to raise funds to further nursing education at Hanover County’s only hospital, Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center. Click here for more information: https://www.bsvaf.org/mrmc5k/sponsor
Three facilities recognized for their efforts to support a breastfeeding-friendly environment for patients
The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has recognized three Bon Secours Richmond hospitals with a Virginia Maternity Center Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation for their efforts in implementing policies and practices that support a breastfeeding-friendly environment for patients. Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital and Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center were the only two hospitals on the list designated with four stars. Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center was designated with three stars.
Join Bon Secours Sports Medicine physician Jeffrey B. Roberts of St. Francis Family Medicine Center for $10 sports physicals for athletes on Saturday, June 3 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. a
A 7-year-old Midlothian boy with Canavan disease, who was never able to communicate, can now speak thanks to his therapist at Richmond Hope Therapy, which is part of Bon Secours Richmond Health System, in Glen Allen.
Richmond OB-GYN, an obstetrics and gynecology provider of Bon Secours Richmond Health System, will open a new office at Bon Secours Heart and Vascular Institute building in Henrico County. The building, which serves as an extension of Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital, is located in Reynolds Crossing at Forest and Glenside Avenues. The practice will be open and operational for patients on March 20.