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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Pensacola State College seeks nominations for 2019 Alumni Awards The Pensacola State College Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards. Awards will be presented at the inaugural Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala to be held on Saturday, May 4 at 6:00 p.m. in the Jean and Paul Amos Performance Studio on the Pensacola campus. “In honor of our 70th ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Pensacola State College’s online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program has been ranked among the best in the state and country by U.S. News and World Report. In the “Best Online Bachelor’s Programs 2019 Edition” listing, Pensacola State ranked 10th in Florida and 114th nationwide for the online BSN program. To calculate the rankings, U.S. News and World Report assessed schools based on four ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Milton, Fla. – The Florida Department of Health in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, in conjunction with the Live Well Partnership and other community organizations, released the 2019 Escambia – Santa Rosa Community Health Needs Assessment. The document identifies the top health priorities for both counties based on a community-wide survey and an analysis of each county’s leading causes of death ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
The second annual Pensacola Fingerstyle Acoustic Guitar Competition is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Pensacola State College. The competition will be held in Ashmore Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus at 1000 College Blvd.   The first-place winner will receive a $600 cash prize and $2,400 Pensacola State scholarship. Second-place will be awarded a $450 cash prize, ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
PENSACOLA, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2019)  Baptist Medical Group is pleased to welcome new palliative care physician P. Michael Kalis II, J.D., M.D., M.A., to its palliative care team and expansive physician network. Dr. Kalis is board certified in internal medicine and is dedicated to improving quality of life for patients who are coping with a serious illness. He will begin seeing patients during the week ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Milton, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County WIC Program’s breastfeeding support group, The Milky Way, celebrated its first anniversary Thursday, January 3.  Eight new mothers, seven babies, three toddlers, and one dad celebrated with healthy snacks and shared stories about their breastfeeding journeys.   Zack Bruley, a math teacher at Navarre High School, attended with ...read more
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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
PENSACOLA, Fla. (Jan. 14, 2019)  Baptist Health Care is pleased to welcome back fellowship-trained rheumatologist Neilia-Kay McGill, D.O., to its multispecialty physician network. Dr. McGill is a highly skilled rheumatologist who specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions and diseases that affect the joints, muscles and bones at Baptist Medical Group  Rheumatology.  Dr. McGill earned her ...read more
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Monday, January 14, 2019
LandrumHR Names Kara Bloomberg as Chief Operating Officer  Pensacola, FL – January 14, 2018 – LandrumHR, a PEO and full-service HR outsourcing company, announced Kara Bloomberg has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of LandrumHR.   “Under Kara’s leadership, we have reinvigorated our client service efforts and taken a fresh look at operations. We are now better prepared to deliver ...read more
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Tuesday, January 08, 2019
PENSACOLA, Fla. – Pediatric craniofacial surgeon Aaron Wallender, MD, DDS, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group’s regional physician network. Dr. Wallender will perform surgeries at The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart and will see patients from his new office on the Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola campus at 1657 Trinity Drive. Dr. Wallender is the only pediatric craniofacial ...read more
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Wednesday, December 26, 2018
The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship and the Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, the state’s principal provider of small business assistance, are pleased to announce the call for presentations for the 2019 Small Business Leadership Conference.   The conference, which will be held June 26 - 28, 2019 at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, is the premier ...read more
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Wednesday, December 26, 2018
PENSACOLA, Fla. (Jan. 2, 2019)  Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute (BHVI) and Cardiology Consultants are pleased to welcome Surjya Das, M.D., FACC, FSCAI. Dr. Das is a fellowship-trained interventional cardiologist and is board certified in cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology. He is highly skilled in diagnosing and treating cardiovascular disease as well as congenital and ...read more
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Thursday, December 20, 2018
Pensacola State College will celebrate the Pirates’ rich athletic history with a ribbon cutting and induction ceremony for the ten-member inaugural class of the Pensacola State College Athletics Hall of Fame on February 16, 2019. The event will be held on the Pensacola State campus, 1000 College Blvd, Pensacola in the Hartsell Arena. An observance will take place between the women’s and men’s ...read more
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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
GULF BREEZE, Fla. (December 11, 2018) – Ashton J. Hayward, III begins serving as president of the Andrews Institute Research & Education Foundation (AREF) effective January 7, 2019. The leadership of AREF selected the former Pensacola mayor to direct the AREF’s efforts to fulfill the mission of being an international leader in bringing new and groundbreaking solutions to sports medicine through ...read more
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Tuesday, December 04, 2018
Florida SBDC Network Headquarters (Pensacola, Fla.) – The Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, the state’s principal provider of small business assistance, and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will open a mobile business recovery center in Mexico Beach on Wednesday, November 28.  Small business owners physically and/or economically injured from Hurricane ...read more
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Tallahassee, Fla.— In an abundance of caution, the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosais issuing a federally required breach notice to patients of its clinics located in District 1, which includes Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton counties. The department completed an investigation and found that an unauthorized user compromised a Children’s Medical Services employee’s Microsoft ...read more
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Acumen Medical Imaging and Interventional is a multi-specialty radiology practice and the leading provider of medical imaging services in the Pensacola region for over 50 year. The practice has long served patients at West Florida Healthcare.  Recently Nemours Children’s Specialty Care moved on to the campus of West Florida Healthcare, opening the door to this collaboration between Acumen and ...read more
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Santa Rosa County, FL – Santa Rosa Education Foundation is pleased to announce the thirty-three nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year.  Nominees were selected by their peers at each school throughout the district.   Molly Keene, Avalon Middle; Allison Mullins, Bagdad Elementary; Shadow Joiner, Berryhill Elementary; Amy Hagler, Central; Kelly Ketterer, Chumuckla Elementary; Cindy Ryan, ...read more
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018
PENSACOLA, FL (October 31, 2018) – Magic was in the air at Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Pensacola’s second annual costume fundraising ball on Friday, October 26,, 2018, at Court of De Luna in Pensacola, Fla. The costume ball, themed “Once Upon A Time,” featured fairy-tale-themed food and drinks from Classic City Catering, live entertainment from the band 12South, a costume contest and VIP ...read more
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Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Feeding the Gulf Coast Pledges Continued Aid to Families Devastated by Hurricane Michael   Theodore, AL  – October 23, 2018 More than 13 days have passed since Hurricane Michael devastated parts of Florida, Georgia, and the Carolinas. In the wake of this catastrophic hurricane, Feeding the Gulf Coast is continuing to work around the clock to provide much needed food and water to those ...read more
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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
PENSACOLA, Fla. (Oct. 22, 2018) Brett Aldridge has been selected to serve as vice president of strategy and business development for Baptist Health Care. Aldridge will lead business development and planning initiatives to aid and support the execution of organizational strategies. Aldridge joined Baptist Health Care in August 2010 as the director of development for the Andrews Institute. Three ...read more
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Thursday, September 27, 2018
Milton, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County is now offering flu shots by appointment at the Milton location at 5527 Stewart Street.  The fee is $32.00 and is covered by Medicare, for those who are eligible, as well as some other insurance plans.  Vaccine is also available free of charge for children 6 months through 18 years of age through the Vaccines for Children ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Surgeons Join Sacred Heart Medical Parks at Tiger Point and Perdido Gulf Breeze, Fla. – Appointments with Sacred Heart Medical Group general surgeons are now available in Tiger Point and Perdido, making services more convenient for patients who previously had to drive to the Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola campus for pre-surgery and post-operative follow-up appointments. Doctors are available ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Rauch Named Corporate Director of Critical Care Services PENSACOLA, Fla. (Sept. 26, 2018) Baptist Health Care is pleased to announce that Michael Rauch, MBA, BSN, R.N., has been named corporate director of critical care services. He will be responsible for nursing practice and operations of the intensive care units and acute dialysis for Baptist Hospital in Pensacola and the intensive care unit ...read more
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