Tag: St. Catherine Hospital

Hospice sponsoring holiday events

Christmas will soon be upon us and for those that have recently lost a loved one, this time of year may be difficult. Hospice of St. Catherine Hospital will host two events that encourage you to remember loved ones that have passed: the Hospice Tree of Life and the Memorial […]

Quilts of Valor honors veterans

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communication Twelve veterans were honored Friday morning at St. Catherine Hospital with quilts made by members of the local Quilts of Valor chapter. Coordinator Kay Hoskinson said Friday’s presentation marked a total of 52 quilts that have been given to veterans to date since […]

‘Power of Pink’ campaign kicks off

By SCOTT AUST More than 100 people attended Thursday night’s kickoff of the Power of Pink fundraising drive at Samy’s Spirits and Steakhouse, whose goal is to raise $200,000 toward purchasing a 3D digital tomosynthesis machine, a state of the art machine used to detect breast cancer. Heather Wright-Renick, St. […]

Southwest Kansas Pro-Am dinner

From Heartland Cancer Center: “We had a wonderful time sponsoring the Southwest Kansas Pro-Am evening dinner in Garden City on Friday! Thank you to everyone for coming out to enjoy a fun-filled evening of great food and friends while supporting a terrific cause for St. Catherine Hospital.”

Lunch & Learn program offered at Senior Center

By SCOTT AUST St. Catherine Hospital kicked off the first Lunch and Learn presentation on Thursday at the Senior Center of Finney County with a discussion of the hospital’s inpatient rehabilitation services. Scheduled for the third Thursday every month through the end of the year at the Senior Center, 907 […]

Red Wagon Books for Kids

From Finney County United Way: “Thank you to Cummins Central Power, Scheopner’s Water, Golden Plains Credit Union, American State Bank of Holcomb, and St. Catherine Hospital for hosting a site for Red Wagon Books for Kids! We have hundreds of books that will go to daycares, early childhood centers and classrooms.”

Hospital, LiveWell presenting diabetes series

St. Catherine Hospital has partnered with LiveWell Finney County to present a series of the National Diabetes Prevention Program in Finney County, aimed at reducing an individual’s risk of developing diabetes through a weight reduction of between 5 to 7 percent and an increase in physical activity working up to […]