Megan's Journal: Cancer free for nearly six years
As the sixth anniversary of Megan Hill’s remission approaches, she looks back about her outlook on life and reflects on her life from before breast cancer to being a survivor.
Community support helps LMH Health Oncology & Hematology remain strong
Patients do not have to travel far from home to receive exceptional cancer treatment. LMH Health Oncology & Hematology serves as a beacon of hope for all community members, regardless of their ability to afford care.
Awareness of implicit bias leads to better health outcomes
“Being aware of implicit bias can create new experiences and encourage a greater understanding of others, which should lead to a change in behavior and result in opportunities for all people to have the best health possible.”
LMH Health shines a light on fall prevention
According to the National Council on Aging, falls are the leading cause of fatal injury for older adults. LMH Health is shining a light on falls during National Fall Prevention Week, September 22-28.
Farming community can often suffer in silence
"if we can create more of an understanding about mental health and that it’s OK to talk about, we can let people in the ag community know that everyone deals with these kinds of issues and there are resources to help.”
LMH Health Community Health Fair is right around the corner
LMH Health wants to keep your lifelong health a priority through the annual Community Health Fair. This year’s event is Saturday, September 21, at the hospital campus at 330 Arkansas.
LMH Health raising awareness about opioid safety
“Even one prescription is enough to get someone addicted to opioids. We have to be careful prescribing. There are still risks that need to be discussed.”
LMH Health Foundation staff member recognized in international organization’s “40 Under 40” list
Erica Hill, finance and operations manager for LMH Health Foundation, has been recognized in the 2019 Association for Healthcare Philanthropy 40 Under 40 List.
East Heights Family Care ready to serve East Lawrence
LMH Health and the LMH Health Foundation are excited about the new East Heights Family Care Clinic opening this fall.
LMH Health focuses on health equity, inclusion and diversity
While health indicators have improved for most Americans, some groups experience a disproportionate burden of preventable disease, death and disability. LMH Health is building programs and working with community partners to help bridge the health equity gap.