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Press Releases

Release Date Posted Date of Event
     
Community Benefit Report 4/8/14  
     
Red Sox Raise Over $1,016,000 for GCHSWFL 4/4/14  
     
Annie's 5K Run/Walk Benefits RCC 4/4/14 4/12/14
     
Open House at Hospitals 4/3/14  
     
LMHS Welcomes New Medical Residents 4/3/14  
     
Pool Safety Party-San Carlos 4/2/14 4/19/14
     
Health Plus Lecture - Trauma Treatments 4/2/14 4/14/14
     
Free Autism Screening 4/1/14 4/12/14
     
Caregivers Classes - Bonita Springs 4/1/14 Begin 4/16/14
     
Twins Raise Over $173,000 for RCC 3/31/14  
     
Medical Staff Appts. - March 3/31/14  
     
CON Application Denied 3/28/14  
     
Lunch/Learn - Sleep Disorders 3/28/14 4/7/14
     
Dr. Lynne Einbinder - New Cardiologist 3/26/14  
     
Madisen's Match - Auction Packages 3/21/14 3/28 & 29
     
Free Balance Screening 3/21/14 4/1/14
     
Red Sox Breslow Gifts $10,000 to GCH 3/20/14  
     
Free Skin Cancer Screening 3/20/14 4/3/14
     
Family Medicine Residency Match 3/20/14 3/21/14
     
Dr. Sal Lecture - Eat Well, Spend Less 3/19/14 4/1/14
     
Parkinson's Functional Screening Session 3/18/14 3/29/14
     
Free Pool Safety Party - Lehigh Acres 3/18/14 3/29/14
     
New Spine Center 3/17/14  
     
Lecture Series at Sanibel Community House 3/17/14 3/24, 3/31 & 4/7
     
New Physician - Dr. Brian Selius 3/13/14  
     
LMHS Fit-Friendly Worksite 3/12/14  
     
Madisen's Match - Tennis Clinic 3/11/14 3/28 & 3/29
     
Blood Drive - St. Patty's Day 3/11/14 3/17, 3/18 & 3/19
     
Blood Drive - Pine Island Elks 3/10/14 3/22/14
     
'Broadway on the Boardwalk' at Tarpon Point 3/7/14 3/28/14
     
Medical Staff Appointments 3/6/14  
     
Family Day Blood Drive - Masonic Center 3/4/14 3/15/14
     
Red Sox Diamond Dinner 3/4/14 3/26/14
     
Free Pool Safety Party - NFM 3/3/14 3/15/14
     
Cardiovascular Sonographer National Award 3/3/14  
     
5K/1-Mile Fun Run Benefits GCH 2/28/14 3/16/14
     
LMHS Earns ISO Certification 2/28/14  
     
Hooters Half Marathon Benefits GCH 2/27/14 3/2/14
     
Free Autism Screening 2/26/14 3/7/14
     
LMH & HPMC Named Among America's 50 Best Hospitals 2/25/14  
     
Caregiver Classes - Fort Myers 2/24/14 Begin 3/11
     
Dr. Sal Lecture - Exercise & Long Term Benefits for Brain & Body 2/21/14 3/4/14
     
Auxiliary Fashion Show Raises $6,000 2/21/14  
     
Triage Center Wins National Award 2/20/14  
     
CCH - Chest Pain Center 2/18/14  
     
Red Sox Celebrity Golf Classic 2/17/14 2/20 & 2/21
     
CDSM Program Looking for Leaders 2/17/14  
     
Free Autism Screening/Cape Coral 2/12/14 2/21/14
     
2014 Board of Directors Officers 2/12/14  
     
Free Car Seat Inspection - Clewiston 2/11/14 2/22/14
     
Trauma Outreach Offers Support Groups 2/11/14  
     
Minnesota Twins Events Benefit RCC 2/7/14 2/19, 2/20, 2/23
     
Medical Staff Appointments - Jan. 2/714  
     
MyChart App Available Now 2/6/14  
     
Greek Festival Benefits GCH 1/31/14 2/7/ to 2/9
     
Caregiver Classes - Cape Coral 1/31/14 Begin 2/13
     
Fashion Show & Garden Party 1/27/14 2/6/14
     
GCH Names VP Patient Care Services 1/23/14  
     
FYH Lecture - Dr. Chazal 1/23/14 2/5/14
     
Radiothon Raises Over $132,000 1/22/14  
     
Dr. Sal Lecture - Dementia, Sleep & Stress 1/22/14 2/4/14
     
Free Community Health Fairs 1/21/14 2/1, 2/7, 2/27, 4/5
     
New Convenient Care Location 1/20/14  
     
Diamonds & Denim Benefits ALS Clinic 1/17/14 1/25/14
     
Employer of Choice Award 1/16/14  
     
Dr. Chazal - Distinguished Fellowship Award 1/15/14  
     
Radiothon 1/15/14 1/16/14
     
Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshops 1/14/14 February
     
FYH Lecture - Cancer Survivors 1/13/14 1/30/14
     
Health Plus Lecture - Dr. Lacagnina 1/9/14 1/21/14
     
Caregiver Classes - Fort Myers Beach 1/8/14 Begin 1/23
     
Parkinson's Screening Session 1/6/14 1/18/14
     
Mel's Diner Partners with GCH 1/6/14 1/10/14
     
Club Managers Association Gifts $130,000 to GCH 1/3/14  
     
Free Car Seat Inspection - LaBelle 1/3/14 1/11/14
     
Tour De Cape Family Event 1/3/14 1/18/14
     
Caregiver Classes - Pine Island 1/2/14 Begin 1/8/14
     
Free Autism Screening - Estero 1/2/14 1/10/14
     
Miromar Outlets' Fountains Coins for GCH 12/31/13 thru 1/10/14
Club at Renaissance Gifts $100,000 to GCH 12/27/13  
     
Pediatric Specialty Clinic Opens in Charlotte County 12/27/13  
     
HPC&RC Five Star Rating 12/27/13  
     
Blood Drive @ Sweet Tomatoes 12/26/13 12/31/13
     
Dr. Sal Lecture - New Year Resolutions 12/26/13 1/7/14
     
Blood Drive @ Iguana Mia's 12/23/13 12/30/13
     
Everblades Deliver Teddy Bears 12/19/13  
     
Derek Lowe Pitching Clinic 12/12/13  
     
Twins Golf Classic 12/11/13 2/20/14
     
Free Car Seat  Inspection 12/10/13 12/14/13
     
Holiday Blood Drives 12/6/13  
     
Dr. Kshetrapal Joins LPG 12/6/13  
     
Free Autism Screening 12/2/13 12/13/13
     
Auxiliary Fashion Show 12/2/13 1/14/14
     
Red Sox Celebrity Classic 12/2/13 2/21/14
     
Car Seat Safety Inspection - Port Charlotte 11/26/13 12/7/13
     
Ford's Garage Celebrity Bartender Night 11/26/13 12/3/13
     
Lilly Pulitzer Gives Back to GCH 11/26/13 12/6/13
     
Medical Staff Appointments 11/26/13  
     
Dr. Vasyl Kasiyan - LPG Geriatrics 11/22/13  
     
Dr. Gaurav Nayyar, LPG Interlam Medicine 11/21/13  
     
Fashion Show & Luncheon 11/20/13 12/6/13
     
Ask Dr. Sal - Lecture 11/19/13 12/3/13
     
Safe Kids:Dangerous Coin-Sized Batteries 11/19/13  
     
Audi Winners Announced 11/18/13  
     
GCMC Gold Stroke Award 11/18/13  
     
South Seas Resort Lights for Holidays - Benefits GCH 11/15/13  
     
Thanks-for-Giving Blood Drive 11/15/13 11/25 & 11/26
     
GCH Community Council Officers 11/15/13  
     
RPICC Recognized 11/14/13  
     
Kids Helping Kids Festival 11/14/13 11/24/13
     
Bridge-Liles - Golisano's CAO 11/8/13  
     
For Your Health Lecture - Dr. Drago 11/7/13 11/19/13
     
GCH Speakers Bureau 11/6/13  
     
Auxiliaries Priceless Contributions 11/4/13  
     
Caregiver Classes - Cape Coral 11/4/13 Begin 11/18
     
Medical Staff Appointments - Oct. 10/31/13  
     
CCH - Primary Stroke Center 10/31/13  
     
New Ped. Endocrinologist - Dr. Dina Pearson 10/30/13  
     
Free Lecture - Alzheimer's Disease 10/29/13 11/14/13
     
Military Appreciation Day 10/29/13 11/2/13
     
CCH Family Birth Suites Earn Third Star 10/28/13  
     
Free Car Seat Safety Inspection - Montura Ranch 10/29/13 11/9/13
     
Halloween Blood Drive 10/25/13 10/31/13
     
GCH Receives 2nd Half of Major Gift from HMA 10/24/13  
     
Free Lecture - Dr. Lacagnina - Vitamins, Supplements, etc. 10/24/13 11/5 & 11/19
     
DiTomaso Named to National Office 10/23/13  
     
Healthgrades Ranks LMHS Hospitals Top 5% 10/23/13  
     
Club @ Renaissance Hosts 5K 10/22/13 11/3/13
     
Musical Prodigy Benefit Concert 10/22/13 11/2/13
     
Free Autism Screening 10/22/13 11/1/13
     
Free Car Seat Safety Check - LaBelle 10/15/13 10/26/13
     
Orthopedic Open House @ GCMC 10/14/13 10/27/13
     
VHA Award for Palliative Care Team 10/11/13  
     
New Infectious Disease Physician - Dr. Revuelta 10/11/13  
     
Free Lecture - Physical Therapy for Women 10/10/13 10/30/13
     
New LPG Physician - Dr. Mondesir 10/10/13  
     
Free Lecture - Dr. Lacagnina - Medical Weight Loss Therapies 10/9/13 10/23/13
     
New Administrator  HPC&RC- Troy Churchill 10/9/13  
     
Caregiver Classes - Fort Myers 10/8/13 Begin 10/23
     
Residency Program Receiving Applications 10/7/13  
     
New Endocrinologist - Dr. Ajlouni 10/7/13  
     
Breakfast w/Blades 10/4/13 10/20/13
     
New System Director of Compliance 10/4/13  
     
'Four 4 Kids' Golf Classic 10/4/13 11/1/13
     
Chocolatte's Opens at Cape Coral Hospital 10/3/13 10/7/13
     
Spirit of Halloween Supports Child Life Programs 10/3/13  
     
Jeffrey Brown, New VP at Rehabilitation Hospital 10/3/13  
     
Free Car Seat Safety Inspection 10/2/13 10/13/13
     
American Girl Fashion Show 10/2/13 11/10/13
     
$20 Million Matching Grant A Success! 10/1/13  
     
'Doc Coggins' Award Winners 9/27/13  
     
Caregiver Classes - Cape Coral 9/25/13 Begin 10/9
     
New Rheumatologist - Dr. Shabnam Ali 9/25/13  
     
New Orthopedic Navigator - Lisa Looney 9/24/13  
     
Hospital Open Houses - October 9/24/13 Oct. 2, 14, 17 & 25
     
Free Autism Screening - Lehigh Acres 9/23/13 10/4
     
Lexington CC Gifts $103,000 to GCH 9/23/13  
     
PACE Conference 9/20/13 10/19/13
     
Sweet Tomatoes Blood Drive 9/19/13  
     
Maxim Realtors Gifts $8,000 to GCH Cancer Fund 9/19/13  
     
New Cape United Way House Physician - Dr. Luzan Phillpotts 9/18/13  
     
New LPG Physician - Dr. Eric Eason, Pediatric Cardiologist 9/18/13  
     
Free Lecture - Dr. Lacagnina - Nutrition 9/18/13 10/1/13
     
MLBs Derek Lowe to headline Benefit for GCHSWFL 9/13/13 9/29/13
     
Free Autism Screening - Cape Coral 9/13/13 9/20/13
     
Technology Makes Hospital Waits Easier 9/12/13  
     
Alico Scramble for Kids Golf Event 9/12/13 9/21/13
     
Pint for a Pint Blood Drive @ DQ 9/10/13 9/14/13
     
Art by DisABLEd Exhibition 9/9/13 9/25/13
     
Rumrunners Event Raises Over $250,000 9/6/13  
     
Free Car Seat Safety Inspection - LaBelle 9/3/13 9/14/13
     
Medical Staff Appointments - Jul/Aug 8/29/13  
     
Caregiver Classes - Lehigh Acres 8/29/13 Begin 9/17
     
GCH Provides Economic Boost 8/27/13  
     
DEX Donates $5,000 to GCH 8/27/13  
     
Denny's Blood Drive 8/27/13 9/1/13
     
Safe Pool Party 8/26/13 9/7/13
     
Free Lecture - Dr. Lacagnina - Metabolic Syndrome 8/20/13 9/3/13
     
Free Lecture - Dr. Sareh - Diabetes 8/20/13 8/29/13
     
Foundation Q3 Allocations 8/19/13  
     
Author Visits CCH 8/19/13 9/11/13
     
Caregiver Classes - 2 Sessions 8/14/13 Begin 9/3 & 9/4
     
Audi Chance Drawing Benefits Golisano Children's Hospital 8/12/13 11/1/13
     
Annual Family Health Forum - Dunbar 8/7/13 9/28/13
     
Education Grants Ceremony 8/6/13 8/14/13
     
Free Autism Screening 8/5/13 8/15/13
     
New Physicians - Drs. Concepcion and Triana 8/2/13  
     
Rumrunners Celebrity Chef Night 8/2/13 8/22/13
     
Blood Drive @ Subway in August 7/31/13  
     
Blood Drive @ Edison Mall 7/29/13 8/1 & 8/2
     
Best-Selling Nutrition Author to Speak @ CCH & GCMC 7/24/13 7/31/13
     
New LPG Physician - Dr. Mannan 7/19/13  
     
Big Latch On for World Breastfeeding Week 7/18/13 8/2/13
     
Blood Drive @ Royal Scoop 7/17/13 7/21/13
     
Free Autism Screening - North Fort Myers 7/16/13 7/26/13
     
New LPG Physician - Dr. Khalil 7/16/13  
     
Palmer the Turtle Helps Young Cancer Patients 7/15/13  
     
Parkinson's Resource & Screening Session At GCMC 7/12/13 7/27/13
     
Blood Drive @ Denny's 7/11/13 7/17/13
     
Free Lecture - Dr. Colon 7/11/13 7/24/13
     
GCMC #13 Beautiful Hospital in Nation 7/8/13  
     
Medical Staff Appointments - June 7/3/13  
     
Kathy Bridge Liles - New GCH Interim CAO 7/3/13  
     
Enterprise Presents Gift to GCH 7/2/13  
     
Hospitals Host 'Open House' 7/1/13 7/10, 7/18, 7/22, 7/31
     
New LPG General Surgeons 6/25/13  
     
Bonita Blues Presents Grant to GCH Music Therapy Program 6/21/13  
     
Blood Drives @ LMH & HPMC 6/20/13 6/27, 6/28, 7/1, 7/2
     
CCH & HPMC Receive Healthgrades Women's Health Excellence Award 6/19/13  
     
'Shrek The Musical' Benefits GCH 6/19/13 6/27 to 6/30
     
Pelican's Nest Hosts Golf Classic to Benefit GCH 6/13/13 11/11/13
     
Medical Staff Appointments 6/11/13  
     
AHCA Denies Application 6/7/13  
     
Autism Screening @ Family Health Center 6/7/13 6/14/13
     
Military Support Program - Flag Day Celebration 6/3/13 6/15/13
     
Summer Blood Shortages - Goodwill Blood Drive 6/3/13 6/6, 6/13, 6/14, 6/20 6/24
     
Coins for Kids Raises Over $7,000 for GCH 5/31/13  
     
Chronic Disease Self-Management Program 5/31/13  
     
LMHS Website Updated 5/29/13  
     
United Way Houses - Weight Loss Programs 5/28/13  
     
Blood Drive @ Edison Mall 5/24/13 5/30-5/31
     
Residency Program Receives Accreditation 5/23/13  
     
Masquerade Jewelry Sale 5/23/13 6/4-6/7
     
Combat Breast Cancer with The Miracle 5/23/13 6/8/13
     
NICU Nurses Host Neonatal Conference 5/1/13  
     
     
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