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Thyroid Health Awareness Month

By Chelsey | Jan 11, 2021 | Comments Off on Thyroid Health Awareness Month

The thyroid is a small gland found in the middle of the lower neck. The hormones it produces helps control your body temperature and heart rate, and help regulate the production of protein. January is Thyroid Awareness Month. Up to 20 million Americans have a thyroid condition. The thyroid can be either over-active or under-active. […]

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National Blood Donor Month

By Chelsey | Jan 5, 2021 | Comments Off on National Blood Donor Month

About 36,000 units of red blood cells and 7,000 units of platelets are needed every single day in the U.S. Blood donations typically drop off during and immediately after the winter holidays, which makes National Blood Donor Month in January a critical time. Donating blood saves many lives and improves health for many people. According […]

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National Hero Day

By Chelsey | Dec 29, 2020 | Comments Off on National Hero Day

In the time of COVID-19, we must recognize those who have been on the front line and protecting our community from this virus. On National Hero Day, we honor our healthcare heroes who continue to do everything in their power to protect the citizens of our community.

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Merry Christmas!

By Chelsey | Dec 25, 2020 | Comments Off on Merry Christmas!

It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air. Wishing you and your family a safe and Merry Christmas!

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Join Our Team!

By Chelsey | Dec 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Join Our Team!

Join our team of healthcare heroes. We strive daily to be a healthcare employer of choice by providing comprehensive human resources programs that include training and a robust benefits package. Intensive Specialty Hospital is hiring Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs). Apply online or email your resume to jobs@intensivespecialty.com

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Handwashing Awareness Week

By Chelsey | Dec 8, 2020 | Comments Off on Handwashing Awareness Week

Practicing good hand hygiene is a simple yet effective way to prevent infections. Germs can get onto hands if people touch any object that has germs on it. It may be because someone coughed or sneezed on it or it was touched by some other contaminated object. When these germs get onto hands and are […]

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World AIDS Day

By Chelsey | Nov 30, 2020 | Comments Off on World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is an opportunity to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with the virus, and to commemorate those who have lost their lives from an AIDS-related illness. Globally, there are an estimated 38 million people who have the virus. We take today to remind people that there […]

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National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

By Chelsey | Nov 23, 2020 | Comments Off on National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s is a complex neurological disease that is the most common form of dementia. Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior. More than 5 million people in the United States have Alzheimer’s and more than 10 million are caring for a loved one with the disease. Detecting the […]

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World Antibiotic Week

By Chelsey | Nov 17, 2020 | Comments Off on World Antibiotic Week

Antibiotics can save lives and are critical tools for treating a number of common and more serious infections. Antibiotic resistance happens when germs, like bacteria and fungi, develop the ability to defeat the drugs designed to kill them. Each year in the United States, more than 2.8 million infections from bacteria that are resistant to […]

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Lung Cancer Awareness Month

By Chelsey | Nov 12, 2020 | Comments Off on Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death for men and women, accounting for 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the United States. Surgery alone in the early stages of lung cancer can offer an 80% survival rate or better. We are taking this month to learn […]

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