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Learning about Menopause November 19

The Pardee Signature Care Center in the Blue Ridge Mall will host a free Spirit of Women presentation entitled Learning about Menopause on Thursday, November 19 from 6-7pm. David Ellis, M.D., FACOG and Betsy Merrill, M.D. will be the featured speakers. Dr. Ellis and Dr. Merrill  will be sharing information on menopause and its related symptoms as well as other common menopause- and age-related conditions affecting women at midlife, such as osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease, cognition and mood disturbances, and sleep issues.Call 692.4600 today to register for this FREE event.

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"At a Loss" Dementia Awareness Afternoon Tea November 5

The Pardee Signature Care Center at the Blue Ridge Mall will host a free Spirit of Women casual afternoon tea entitled “At a Loss” on Thursday, November 5, from 3:00 – 4:00p.m. The topic for the tea will be on dementia awareness and guest speaker Lois Hansen, Speech-Language Pathologist from Pardee Home Health, will be discussing warning signs, myths and facts, and how to best interact with dementia patients. Personal stories shared by caregivers will also be included in the presentation. 

This Spirit of Women tea is free and open to anyone who is interested in learning more about dementia.Please register online at pardeesignaturecare.org or by calling the Pardee Signature Care Center at (828) 692-4600. 

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Pardee Hospital Hosts Blood Drive on Oct 7

Pardee will host a blood drive for the Blood Connection on Wednesday, October 7, from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. The blood drive will be held in the Jamison Conference Room at Pardee Hospital, located at 800 N. Justice Street in Hendersonville.
In order to donate blood, one must be healthy, at least 17 years old, weigh 110 pounds or more and not have donated blood in the past 56 days. Walk-in donors will be accepted, but those with appointments will be seen first. Request an appointment by calling (828) 696-4205 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Donors will receive 200 TBC Rewards Points. For more information on TBC Reward Points, visit TBCRewards.com.

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Temporary Internet Outage

Pardee Hospital is experiencing a temporary internet outage as of 2:15pm, Friday September 11.

Please be assured that patient care has not been interrupted. We anticipate service being restored soon. If you have a minor emergency or illness, please proceed to one of our two Urgent Care locations, in Hendersonville at 212A Thompson Street, or in Fletcher at 2695 Hendersonville Road.

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Melanoma

Pardee Presents UNC Health Care Telemedicine Lunch and Learn:

“Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Melanoma”

 

The community is invited to a Lunch and Learn workshop entitled “Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Melanoma,” from 12 - 1 p.m. on Friday, August 28, at Pardee Hospital, located at 800 North Justice Street in Hendersonville. This workshop will discuss Melanoma including the different types of moles, the role of sunscreen, and why tanning beds should be avoided.

Presenter, Stergios Moschos, M.D., is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He received his medical degree in 1997 at the University of Athens, Greece. He completed his Internal Medicine residency training in 2002 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Boston, MA and his clinical fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology in 2005 at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). He came to UNC, Chapel Hill in 2012. Dr. Moschos is a melanoma physician-scientist specializing in melanoma research and treatment.

This free community event will be located in the Video Conference Room on the ground floor of Pardee Hospital. Directional signs will be posted at the main entrance as well as the parking garage. A complimentary light lunch will be provided.

For more information or to register, please call (828) 696-1341. Seating is limited and registration is requested by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 25.

The Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee offers the latest cancer treatment technology available today while focusing on a commitment to patient-centered care. This is done by providing compassionate care for all patients and their families. Their efforts are focused on research, providing quality care close to home, education and offering cancer screenings throughout the community. The mission of the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee is to support the National Cancer Institute’s goal to ultimately eliminate suffering and death due to cancer in Henderson County and western North Carolina.

The UNC Cancer Network seeks to improve cancer care and support across the state of North Carolina through the integration of cancer support programs. These programs include telemedicine, patient navigation and clinical research. Our affiliation with the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee allows the community to receive world class cancer care right here in Henderson County.

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