Blood Donor Center hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Please call 5-7791 to schedule appointment if you are eligible and willing to give blood.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. The Bodine Center will be
offering a lecture, free breast exams and demonstrations on a silicone breast model for
employees and community members. To find out about dates and to get more information, call
the Bodine Center at 955-6254.
Tune to HealthWise on WPEN 950 AM
Hear Jefferson Health System (JHS) physicians discuss the latest health topics on
HealthWise, WPENs weekly health information radio show hosted by Martin Weisberg,
MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, JMC. The show, sponsored by
JHS, airs Sunday mornings, at 8:30 a.m. For upcoming topics and speakers, call
1-800-JEFF-NOW or visit www.jeffersonhealth.org.
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If you are at least one year postmenopausal, between 40 and 65 years of age, and
have a uterus, you may qualify for a Jefferson study evaluating an investigational,
combination female hormone replacement therapy for postmenopausal women. Physician visits,
lab work, study drug, diagnostic procedures, and reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
are provided free to participants in this one-year study. Those who qualify and complete
the study will receive $500.
For additional information, please call Lori Glatsky, Womens Medical
Specialties, at 955-9182.
Watch the newsstands for the November issue of JeffNEWS. Approved copy
and calendar items for that issue are due on Friday, October 9. Please submit calendar
items through November 30.
Note JCAHO Video Conference Change
The November 10, Environment of Care Standards for 1998 and Beyond JCAHO Video Conference
has been cancelled. It will be available on videotape. Call Jo-Lyn Brace, Manager, Quality
Management Department, at 5-5233.
Wear your Jefferson ID. It shows you belong.