April Monnich, -BC, CMSRN, Clinical Nurse III, Clinical Coordinator, PATHS, was recognized as one of the Great 100 Nurses of North Carolina.
This extraordinary nurse was selected by her peers for her continued excellence in patient care and commitment to the nursing profession. Pardee is proud to honor April's achievement, as she is a shining example of the many Pardee nurses that make a difference everyday in the lives of their patients and the community.
April was recognized and received her award at a black tie celebration event on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, North Carolina. April is one of 11 nurses from the UNC Health Care system to receive this recognition.
The Great 100 Nurses in North Carolina is a grassroots peer recognition organization honoring the nursing profession in North Carolina. The organization annually acknowledges 100 North Carolina nurses who demonstrate excellence in practice and commitment to their profession, and contributes scholarships funds for registered nurse education. To learn more about the Great 100 Nurses in North Carolina, please visit www.great100.org.
Mission Pardee Health Campus will host an open house Oct. 30 from 5 -7 p.m. The event will feature tours of the new Rehabilitation and Aquatic Therapy, Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Wellness. Open houses for Pardee's new internal medicine physician, Dr. Grace, and OB/GYN, Dr. Huff, will be provided at Pardee Fletcher Medical Associates.
Dr. Ron Paulus of Mission Health, Jay Kirby of Pardee Hospital and Paul Vest of the YMCA of Western North Carolina will offer opening remarks at 5:30 p.m., followed by informational forums from 6 – 7 p.m. Guided tours of both locations, including the YMCA, will be provided.
To celebrate National Pharmacy Week, the Henderson County Sheriff's Office, Margaret R. Pardee Memorial Hospital and HopeRx are teaming together to host a Pill Drop to help the fight against prescription drug abuse. We will be collecting all unwanted, unused and expired prescription and over-the-counter medication with the exception of chemotherapy medications and needles.
The event will be heald from 9 a.m. untill 1 p.m. in the Pardee Medical Office Building Parking lot on Wednesday, Oct. 22.
Shannon Huff, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., is a board-certified OB/GYN at Pardee OB/GYN Associates in Fletcher. Dr. Huff received her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina, and completed a residency and internship in obstetrics and gynecology from the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
As a woman, Dr. Huff understands the importance of taking care of not only the baby during pregnancies, but the mother as well. By connecting with patients, she instills trust in families that she will be with them every step of the way. Dr. Huff is board-certified and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Pardee OB/GYN Associates - Fletcher
2695 Hendersonville Road
Arden, NC 28704
The Pardee Spirit of Women Program offers; Best Dressed: How to Dress for Health, Wellness and You. This unique program features an interactive fashion show that teaches women how to dress for whatever they are doing; whether it's a night out on the town, first day at the office or even hitting the trails on a hike with the family.
Pardee knows that when an individual is dressed their best, they feel confident. That is why this unique fashion show not only features fabulous styles, but provides tips that will keep participants on track to stay healthy in everyday situations. Fashion experts will also discuss appropriate dress for everyday situations.
This event is sponsored and supported by Belk, Blue Ridge Community College, Mast General Store, The Sanctuary, Sophie Magazine and TJ Maxx.
The event will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Flat Rock Playhouse, Downtown Hendersonville location. Seating is limited, and registration is required to attend. Register online at pardeespirit.org, or call the Pardee Signature Care Center at (828) 692-4600.
Pardee is proud to be a Spirit of Women hospital – a network of hospitals and health care systems across the nation that inspire healthy lifestyle choices for women and their families. Pardee's Spirit of Women seminars, screenings and events will empower women to address and improve the health issues that effect them each day. Be a part of the movement and help us inspire the mothers, wives, sisters and friends in our community to take action and lead a healthy lifestyle.