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08/03/15 Lab Receives Seal of Approval
Congratulations to the Laboratory staff, who  received the official Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission following their surprise survey in late April. The surveyor arrived a full three months early this year. During the inspection, the surveyor noted positively that the St. Peter's Lab had one third of the issues he normally sees in a lab this size (none affecting
08/03/15 Additional Radiologist Joins Staff
St. Peter’s Hospital welcomes new radiologist Chris Gabel, M.D.  Dr. Gabel earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Toledo College of Medicine, in Toledo, OH.  He completed a Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at the University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital in  Rochester, NY.  He served as Chief Resident in Radiology at Rochester General Hospital.Dr.
08/03/15 St. Peter's Add Gastroenterologist
Gastroenterologist J. David Bohler, D.V.M., M.D., has joined St. Peter’s Medical Group.Dr. Bohler earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Medical University of South Carolina, in Charleston, S.C., where he also completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Gastroenterology.  Prior to earning his medical degree, Dr. Bohler completed a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
07/14/15 New Scanner Improves Cancer Care
Installation began last week in the Cancer Treatment Center for a new state-of-the art PET/CT scanner. Previously, patients and staff had to rely on a mobile scanning unit that visited SPH once a week. The new PET/CT scanner also eliminates the need for patients to be transported through the hospital from the CTC to DI, thus offering more comfort and privacy for patients. A PET/CT scan combines
06/30/15 Pete's Place Supervisor Retires
After 29 years of caring for kids of our community, longtime supervisor Jane Morell-Hart of Pete’s Place Daycare (located on the St. Peter’s Hospital campus) is retiring. Her last day is July 3.Jane Morell-Hart has been with St. Peter’s since November of 1986.  In that time, she has been instrumental in providing exceptional day care and educational opportunities for over 3,000 young
06/29/15 July Blood Drive
St. Peter’s Hospital will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, July 10,10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., in Conference Rooms 1, 2, 3.  Appointments can be made at www.redcrossblood.org, enter sponsor code: st.petes. Walk-ins are welcome, but the wait may be longer as those with appointments are given first priority. A blood donor card or driver’s license, or two other forms of
06/02/15 Diabetes Education Merits ADA Recognition
St. Peter’s Hospital’s Diabetes Self-Management Education program has been awarded The American Diabetes Association Education Recognition Certificate for a quality diabetes self-management education program.  The program is managed by St. Peter’s Dietitian Sue Larson, MD, CDE, RD.  The ADA Recognition Certificate guarantees that educational programs meet the National Standards for
06/02/15 Look Good, Feel Better
St. Peter’s Hospital hosts “Look Good…Feel Better,” will be held on Tuesday, June 9 3 – 5 p.m., at St. Peter’s Hospital, 2475 Broadway. Look Good…Feel Better is a free, non-medical, national public service program created to help individuals with cancer look good, improve their self-esteem, and thereby manage their treatment and recovery with greater confidence.  The group is open
06/02/15 Better Breathers Club
“Better Breathers Club,” a support group for those with chronic lung disease and their loved ones, will meet on Tuesday, June 9, from 2 – 3:30 p.m. at St. Peter’s Hospital. The group is facilitated by St. Peter’s Hospital Chaplain Kim Pepper, assisted by guest speakers.  Please call 447-2409 for more information.  It is recommended that those attending use the Main Entrance of the
06/02/15 Allergist Added to the Team
Erin Ham, M.D., has joined St. Peter’s Medical Group Allergy Clinic.  Dr. Ham earned her medical degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., and completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the Mayo School of Graduate Education, in Rochester, Minn.  She received a Fellowship in Allergy/Immunology at the University of Washington, Seattle, Wash. Dr. Ham joins Dr. Summer Monforte in
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