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Sacred Heart Hospital


Sacred Heart Hosts Christmas Tree Lighting

November 17, 2015

Sacred Heart Hospital will host its annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony on Monday, Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. All community members are welcome to attend. The tree will be lit by this year’s “Miracle Child,” who…


Healthy Halloween Party

October 21, 2015

Press release: The Junior League of Pensacola and Sacred Heart Hospital are once again teaming up to offer children and families a healthy and safe option for celebrating Halloween. The third annual Healthy Halloween Party will…


Help to get health insurance for children

January 24, 2013

I received this email from a Community Health Worker at Sacred Heart Hospital: Thank you for IN! Read the “Putting the ACA to Work” with great interest. I am a Community Health Worker working on a…

Pensacola Politics

Gang Forum

March 5, 2010

Press Release: Sacred Heart Trauma Center, Escambia County Sheriff’s Office to Present Forum on Gangs in Our Community PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Sacred Heart Trauma Center and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the…


Finally some consolidation…in health care

June 27, 2008

For years, people have said the Pensacola area had too many hospitals – Baptist, Gulf Breeze, Sacred Heart, Santa Rosa Medical Center. West Florida and Naval Hospital. As our population declined, it become harder to fill…


Wall Street Journal tackles hospitals

April 5, 2008

WSJ focused on the huge profits reported by non-profit healthcare systems – Nonprofit Hospitals, Once For the Poor, Strike It Rich. Riding gains from investment portfolios and enjoying the pricing power that came from a decade…


Hospital scores are in

April 1, 2008

The HCAHPS are in for our hospitals and are available on the federal HCAHPS is the first national, standardized, publicly reported survey of patients’ perspectives of hospital care. HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers…


Feds rate hospitals

June 22, 2007

The U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services has created a website that rates hospitals on their care of heart patients. It actually compares them with national and regional averages. Remember we did a story on…