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McLeod Dillon Nurses Recognized as Palmetto Gold Recipients

McLeod Dillon is pleased to announce that Crystal Hunt, RN, Intensive Care Unit, Christie Hunt, RN, Surgical Services, and Pamela Salmon, RN, Women's Services, have been selected to receive the 2013 Palmetto Gold Award. Overall, seven McLeod Health Registered Nurses were selected to receive the 2013 Palmetto Gold Award. They join the ranks of the 108 previous McLeod nurses who have received this outstanding award.

"In the twelve years that Palmetto Gold has been honoring nursing, ten ...

McLeod Dillon 24thrd Annual Health and Kids Fair Scheduled for March 23

(2/21/13) - Communities in eastern North and South Carolina continue to be recognized for their poor health status. This region has the distinction of leading the nation in heart disease, stroke and diabetes.

Eating healthy, losing weight and improving ones health status is a battle that millions of Americans struggle with everyday. Lifestyle diseases, such as heart disease, stroke and diabetes have a significant relationship with overweight and obesity in addition to an inactive life...

McLeod Dillon Raises Awareness of Women's Heart Disease

(2/08/13) - February is National Heart Month. On Valentine's Day, employees at McLeod Dillon will wear red to bring awareness to the fact that heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association's nationwide movement celebrating the energy, passion and power we have to band together and wipe out heart disease.  This day is dedicated to raising community awareness of the harsh impact of heart disease in an effort to deter its effects.  Fem...

McLeod Dillon Hosts Blood Drive-February 19

(2/05/13) - McLeod Dillon will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, February 19, from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. in the hospital Auxiliary Room.  Based on American Red Cross statistics, there is a patient in need of blood every two seconds. Red blood cells must be used within 42 days, and platelets, a blood component, can only be stored for five days after donation, so the blood supply has to be constantly replenished.  Anyone may some day need blood – you, your fam...

McLeod Dillon Announces New Community Advisory Board Members

(1/16/13) - McLeod Dillon announces the addition of four new members to its Community Advisory Board.  Kathryn Bumgardner, Community Volunteer, Chairman of the Dillon Christian Preschool and Childcare Center Board, Dillon; Larry Floyd, Robeson Insurance Co, Fairmont, NC; Mike Reaves, Mike Reaves Livestock, Inc., Rowland NC; and Don Stout, Vice President of Manufacturing, Dillon Yarn, Dillon. Glenn Greene, III, First Bank, Latta, has agreed to serve as Chairman and Douglas Lynn, Dillon...

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