Today is National Caregiver’s Day

National Caregivers Day is observed the third Friday of every February, which falls on February 16th this year.  This day recognizes individuals who selflessly provide personal care and physical and emotional support to those who need it most. There are many different...

It’s Phlebotomist Recognition Week

Phlebotomists Recognition Week,, February 12th – 16th, calls attention to the vital contributions phlebotomists make to the world of healthcare.  Our phlebotomists are the face of our laboratory at Community Memorial Hospital and do a great job at collecting quality...

It’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Week

Cardiac Rehab Week takes place February 12th to the 18th, this year. This week our goal is to draw attention to the role of cardiac rehabilitation in reducing the harmful effects of heart disease.  Cardiac rehabilitation involves exercise training, emotional support,...

HEART HEALTH AND WOUND HEALING

The oxygen and nutrients that blood carries to a wound are crucial for successful healing. Prioritizing heart health is key to preventing and treating wounds. Heart diseases, such as coronary artery disease and peripheral arterial disease (PAD), can cause plaque to...