"McLeod Hospice's Camp Jessie's Kids camper, Steven Sanders, Jr., shares his thoughts about attending camp."

What do you like about Camp Jessie's Kids?

"Popping balloons and being with children who are sad, too."

 What is this camp for?

"To help people that are sad because something happened to someone they love."

 What did you learn?

"That it is okay to cry. I feel better when I go."

Camp Jessie’s Kids, a day camp for children who have suffered the loss of someone they care deeply about (for example, a special fam...

Jeannette Glenn Uses Estate Planning to "Give Forward" to Cancer Patients and Their Families

When Jeannette Glenn began her career at McLeod in 1966, a patient diagnosed with early-stage cancer was routinely sent to the Medical University of South Carolina or Duke for their care. Families were uprooted and carried a heavy financial burden to be with their loved ones.

When McLeod Oncologist Dr. Michael Pavy arrived in Florence in the early 1980s, Jeannette had the honor to work with him to plan the initial curriculum to train nurses and staff in caring for a cancer patient.

A letter from Dr. Michael Pavy on including the McLeod Cancer Center in your estate plans

(10/08/12) - Legacy Gifts Support Health Care for the FutureWhy You Should Consider the McLeod Cancer Center in Your Estate PlanningBy Dr. Michael Pavy

Every day at McLeod Regional Medical Center, cancer patients benefit from the combined knowledge and experience of a team of physicians and staff members who are dedicated to providing care that includes innovative treatments and therapies. The resources needed for this advanced level of care are available because of the continued comm...

An Evening of Hope to Benefit the McLeod Cancer Center

(9/10/12) - An Evening of Hope

to benefit the McLeod Cancer Center will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012, at the Florence Little Theatre. This year's event is a musical and comedy revue where performers pay tribute to loved ones touched by cancer. Proceeds from the evening will benefit the new McLeod Cancer Center which will open in 2013.

McLeod Oncologist Dr. Michael Pavy will open An Evening of Hope, the McLeod Health Foundation's 13th Annual Cancer Benefit. His ...

Open House, Open Hearts

(9/07/12) - An open house was held on August 23 to unveil the new addition at the McLeod Hospice House. This event provided an opportunity for guests to view the new patient rooms at this special facility, located along the McLeod Medical Mile at 1203 East Cheves Street in Florence, South Carolina.

Since the opening of the 12-bed Hospice House in 2005, the reputation of McLeod Hospice for care and compassion; and the desire for families with loved ones who are critically ill to receiv...

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