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McLeod Medical Center Dillon Honors Teen Volunteers

McLeod Medical Center Dillon recently recognized twenty area teens for their participation in the 2015 Teen Summer Volunteer Program. A closing ceremony was held at McLeod Dillon for the teens and their parents.

During their summer vacation, the teens volunteered to work directly with hospital health care professionals for at least 20 hours per month gaining experience in a variety of health care occupations.

Candice Tyler, Teen Volunteer Coordinator, gave some brief informati...

Dillon Residents Receive McLeod Scholarships

Three area residents were awarded scholarships through McLeod Dillon. Each received a $1,000 scholarship. The recipients were recognized at a luncheon on July 24, 2015, at McLeod Dillon. All recipients have plans of pursuing a career in health care.

In 2001, the McLeod Dillon Auxiliary established the Chellis B. Ellis Nursing Scholarship in memory of Mrs. Chellis B. Ellis. Mrs. Ellis was a dedicated member of the Auxiliary, and she was also a nurse. Alexus Jhonae McGriff was the recip...

McLeod Dillon Selected to Join Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

McLeod Dillon has been selected to be among the first hospitals in the nation to join the EMPower Initiative to enhance maternity care practices and work toward achieving the Baby Friendly USA© designation.

EMPower is a three-year hospital-based quality improvement initiative focusing on maternity practices leading to Baby-Friendly designation. Funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, EMPower is aimed at increasing breastfeeding rates throughout the United States...

Summer Insect Safety Measures

The return of summer brings warm weather and outdoor activities. Warmer temperatures also mean the return of mosquitoes, and ticks. Mosquitoes can transmit illnesses such as West Nile virus and Malaria; ticks can transmit Lyme disease and other serious infections.

Mosquitoes bite primarily from dusk to dawn, but ticks are out at all times. Avoid tick-infested areas, such as high grass, leafy areas, as well as wooded areas. Covering your body is an easy way to avoid mosquito and ticks ...

Certified Lactation Counselors at McLeod Dillon Offer Breastfeeding Support

To support new mothers in their breastfeeding efforts, and to help them achieve the breastfeeding experience that they desire, McLeod Dillon has added Certified Lactation Counselors® (CLC) to their maternity services team. CLCs are members of the healthcare team who can provide knowledge and counseling about breastfeeding. These individuals help moms every day have a positive and healthy breastfeeding experience.

In the McLeod Dillon Birthing Center and Postpartum Unit, Patricia J...

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