With a tumor wrapped around his spine, doctors thought 14-year-old Mark Flash would never walk again. Today, thanks to the great medical care he received as a teen, Mark does much more than simply walk. He plays tennis and enjoys fly fishing. But what’s most important are family, family time and making everything count.
Grab your pearls for the spectacular 30th Anniversary Glitz hosted by Lake Health Foundation!
Third graders learn to teach their peers about heart health.
Strolling through the Geauga County Fair on August 31, 2018, George and Kathleen Poyar stopped for a free blood pressure check at Lake Health’s exhibitor tent. Wellness nurse Barb Lieske, RN, took George’s readings―twice. Then she turned to George and asked, “Did you know you have an irregular heartbeat?”
Patient- and family-centered care delivered in a fundamentally better healing environment.
Discover the new providers who have joined the Lake Health team:
Georgi Anderson traveled 800 miles for breast cancer surgery. Here’s why:
Congratulations to Sarah Klausing, RN, honored at the May 7 Lake Health Nurses’ Gala as our 2019 Nurse of the Year!
Now that you are pregnant or have recently given birth, your friends and family might joke that “You’ll never sleep again.” While that might be true—and frustrating—don’t be tempted to jeopardize a safe sleep environment in an effort to get your baby to fall asleep. Angie Quirk, RN, director of Lake Health Maternal and Child Services, explains the basics of safe sleep: