More than 11 million Americans receive home-delivered health care from home care providers. In their honor, Wesley Home Care joins the National Association for Home Care & Hospice in celebrating November as National Home Care Month.
The following is a press release from Jones County Junior College:
The Jones County Junior College student practical nurses assisted South Central Regional Medical Center administer flu shots during its employee health fair recently. Under the watchful eyes of LPN instructors Diane Henderson and Helena Gunnell, JCJC students had the opportunity to boost their shot giving skills. Residents at the Jones County Rest Home were also a part of this community service and hands on training for students.
National Research Corporation is pleased to publicly recognize Forrest General among the nation’s top hospitals as a 2012/2013 Consumer Choice Award winner. The award identifies hospitals that healthcare consumers have chosen as having the highest quality and image in over 300 markets throughout the U.S. This is the 17th year National Research has awarded hospitals whose consumers have recognized them for providing the highest quality healthcare.
More than 15 million Americans suffer with painful osteoarthritis of the knee, which often affects their quality of life. A FREE community seminar will be held on November 13 to offer information about MAKOplasty, a Partial Knee Resurfacing procedure that can help relieve the pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee. The seminar will be held on November 13 from 6 – 7 p.m. at The Orthopedic Institute. Hattiesburg Clinic board-certified orthopedic surgeon Raymond Whitehead, M.D.