South Baldwin Regional Medical Center supports local Heart Walk
Foley, AL (September 12, 2012) – South Baldwin Regional Medical Center employees recently participated in the 2012 Baldwin County Heart Walk, held at Heritage Park in Foley. The Heart Walk is an annual non-competitive walk to raise awareness and funds to support the American Heart Association’s mission to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular disease and stroke – the nations’ No. 1 and No. 4 killers.
In addition to providing free on-site health screenings, South Baldwin Regional Medical Center physicians and employees exceeded their goal and raised more than $9000 for local research.
About South Baldwin Regional Medical Center
South Baldwin Regional Medical Center is a 112 bed, acute care hospital with 725 employees and has a network of medical clinics serving Baldwin County and is the first and only hospital in South Alabama to receive full chest pain center accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC). A dedicated and experienced medical staff offers over 32 medical specialties and the hospital offers services ranging from comprehensive digital imaging, a 24-hour emergency department, a 24-hour, 7 day a week certified Urgent Care & Imaging Center in Gulf Shores and much more.
The hospital has received numerous awards and recognition, including the Press Ganey Summit Award, The Joint Commission’s Top Performer in Key Quality Measure, and an “A” Hospital Safety Score by the Leapfrog Group and recently named to Modern Healthcare “Best Places to Work” for 2012. For more information, call (251) 949-3479 or visit www.SouthBaldwinRMC.com.