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  1. 1. a Baptist Health Care Membership Newsletter July/August 2010 Contents Page 2 Andrews Introduces Total Joint Center Got Allergies? Today, Americans are enjoying longer, more your experience by continuously monitoring active lives than during any time in history. your progress before and after your surgery. Surgery Program Provides Quality Care, Enhances As we grow older and our bodies begin to Depending on your individual needs, our Quality of Life change, many individuals experience painful compassionate surgeons will explain how you problems with their joints. Whether caused can benefit through traditional procedures or the Page 3 by arthritis, injury, disease or daily wear and latest minimally invasive techniques – which can Baptist Medical Group Urologic Surgery Expands tear, joint pain and stiffness can become so result in faster recovery, less bleeding, decreased severe that performing even the simplest post-operative pain and reduced scarring. Page 4 GoldenCare Membership daily activities can be difficult. Nationally-renowned orthopaedic surgeons Information The highly-trained and experienced Robert Snowden, M.D. and Brett Smith, M.D., Imaging Advancements at physicians and staff at The Andrews Total are the co-directors of the center. They are joined Jay Hospital Joint Center are dedicated to helping patients by a talented team of orthopaedic physicians Page 5 return to active and satisfying lives. to provide you with specialized, high-quality, Baptist Health Care Embarks compassionate care. Hip, knee and shoulder If you are considering the benefits of hip, Upon Construction Projects inpatient procedures will be performed at both on Two Campuses knee or shoulder surgery, contact us. After a Baptist and Gulf Breeze hospitals. thorough evaluation, specialists prepare your Page 6 custom care plan to help you feel ready for Learn more Wellness Seminars your procedure both mentally and physically. Visit Page 7 Your doctor will support you throughout or phone 850.916.8400. Calendar of Events Page 9 Points Voucher Page 10 Rewards Information i am living life Page 11 to the fullest. GHP Sponsors and For years, I suffered with chronic knee pain. Special Offers Then I learned about The Andrews Total Joint Center’s amazing team of specialists who were focused on me and my goals. I was a candidate for total knee replacement – a safe, reliable procedure that has given Get Healthy Pensacola! and me relief from pain and allows me to lead GoldenCare are community a productive and rewarding life. Their caring, wellness programs offered by compassionate team guided me through my Baptist Health Care. surgery before and after. Today, I feel great. For more information, please contact us: Get Healthy Pensacola! if you’ve been experiencing knee, 850.469.2447 hip or shoulder pain, visit ndrews institute GoldenCare or call 850.916.8400. An Affiliate of Baptist Health Care 850.469.2356 A H e a l t h y To m o r r o w B e g i n s To d a y
  2. 2. Got Allergies? For millions of seasonal allergy sufferers, allergy control. seasonal triggers can make the warmer months “As physicians, a miserable time instead of one spent stopping we look past to smell the roses or frolicking in the beautiful the common green grass. Yet, each year, allergy sufferers symptoms to head to their local pharmacy to stock up on determine the root over-the-counter medications, sprays and soft of the problem. And, tissues to ease that red nose and wait for it to because every patient run its course. is different, we need to take the time to listen and Unfortunately, deciding to “tough it out” and determine the best course of forego treatment or reaching for an over- Mark Thiele, M.D. treatment for each patient. the-counter product can diminish quality of There isn’t necessarily life and, even worse, predispose sufferers to a standardized chronic respiratory disorder. treatment plan,” “Seasonal allergies can actually lead to more, said Thiele. serious problems or advanced diseases,” said Even if you regularly suffer from allergies, and Mark Thiele, M.D., family practitioner, Baptist know what your trigger is, it’s helpful to seek Medical Group. “In my experience, chronic the advice of your physician. There is no cure respiratory disorders such as sinus infections for allergies, but easing the symptoms keeps and asthma are directly linked to allergies.” your risk of developing more serious problems According to Dr. Thiele a visit to your doctor lower and your likelihood of enjoying life can be a valuable first step toward effective higher. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Thiele, call 850.208.6160. Or, if you are searching for a new physician, Baptist Medical Group has offices conveniently located in Pensacola, Gulf Breeze, Navarre, Pace and Perdido. For more information or to request an appointment, visit Surgery Program Provides Quality Care, Enhances Quality of Life Baptist Health Care’s (BHC) multi-specialty, minimally SILS®, Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery invasive surgery program provides the high quality care The SILS® procedure, or single incision laparoscopic surgery, patients deserve, while helping them return to the activities requires one, small access point through the belly button. they love sooner. Often referred to as the “belly button surgery,” this technique Less invasive procedures involve a shorter hospital stay, less is used by physicians at Baptist Hospital in gallbladder and pain and minimal scarring. Physicians provide procedures appendix removal, kidney surgery, LAP-BAND® surgery and for a variety of surgeries including: urology, cardiovascular, hysterectomies. gynecological, bariatric and general. Incisionless Bariatric Surgery Robotics Bariatric Surgeon Jeffrey Friedman, M.D., is the first surgeon In 2007, Baptist Health Care was the first health care in the region to offer the ROSE procedure, or Restorative system in northwest Florida to provide minimally invasive Obesity Surgery Endolumenal. This incisionless surgery can surgeries using the da Vinci® Surgical System. In 2009, the help patients who were once successful with bypass surgery, organization invested in a second da Vinci® located at the but are now regaining the weight. Baptist Hospital campus, the only facility in the panhandle to Learn more about Baptist Health Care’s multi- offer a dedicated system to gynecological surgeries. Today, specialty minimally invasive surgery program, visit 20 specialty trained physicians are using the robotic system for a broad range of procedures. 2
  3. 3. Baptist Medical Group Urologic Surgery Expands Urologists Charles W. Yowell, M.D., Brian R. Evans, including kidney stones, incontinence, cancer, erectile M.D., and M. Elizabeth Cruit, M.D., are now treating dysfunction and infertility diagnosis and have extensive patients at Baptist Medical Towers, Gulf Breeze and Jay surgical experience including laparoscopic and minimally hospitals as well as Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile. All invasive procedures using da Vinci® robotics. three physicians offer treatment for all urology conditions To make an appointment with Drs. Evans, Yowell or Cruit please call 850.437.8711. 1717 N. E Street Baptist Medical Tower 3 Suite 430 Charles W. Yowell, M.D. Brian R. Evans, M.D. M. Elizabeth Cruit, M.D. Veranda of Pensacola Retirement Living at its Finest! Delicious Coastal Cuisine • Maintenance-Free Living Independent & Assisted Living • Limousine Transportation Indoor Swimming Pool • Recuperative Care 850-944-8800 6982 Pine Forest Road · Pensacola, Florida 32526 Assisted Living Facility # 11190 3
  4. 4. A Membership Program for Adults 50+ Age 50 and older Baptist Health Care is commited to helping improve the quality of life for members of our community. As a GoldenCare member, you’ll receive these valuable benefits free of charge: Membership card. Receive benefits and Free ScriptSave prescription discount card discounts, including 20% discount at the Baptist Health Care cafeterias and cafès. Member newsletter mailed to your home Monthly seminars at these Baptist Health Care locations: VIP parking decal honored at Atmore Community Hospital Baptist Health Care facilities Baptist Hospital Baptist Medical Park – Navarre Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile AARP Driver Safety Program Gulf Breeze Hospital (small fee) Jay Hospital Caregiver meal ticket when hospitalized Health screenings and events Complimentary newspaper when hospitalized Discount on Lifeline security system Please call 850.469.2356 for more information or visit Imaging Advancements at Jay Hospital Jay Hospital has acquired a new GE C-arm, or fluoroscope. The C-arm captures images in real time to provide primary, surgical, podiatry and pain management physicians superb images for procedures that require imaging guidance. The C-arm technology is compatible with the new picture archiving communication system (PACS), implemented in April. Physicians off campus can access PACS at their own offices to view images taken at Jay Hospital that are essential to diagnosis and treatment. (left to right) Mark Larkins, M.D., pain management; Donna Lawson, manager, radiology; Paula Carter, technologist, radiology; Anita Caraway, R.N., surgery; Theresa Chavers, R.N.,surgery; Amanda Burgess, R.N., surgery; Glenda Salter, L.P.N., surgery; Stephanie Bain, R.N. 4
  5. 5. Baptist Health Care Embarks Upon Construction Projects on Two Campuses Steadfast in its Mission of caring, Baptist Health Care is embarking on two major campus renovation and expansion projects in 2010. Baptist Hospital Campus’ $24 million project began this summer and Gulf Breeze Hospital’s $5 million dollar project began in April. Baptist Hospital Baptist Hospital’s construction plans marry the nearly 60-year history of the campus with modern, upgrades including: an expansive two-story addition to encompass spacious family waiting rooms, new emergency room areas and expanded operating rooms to support Baptist Hospital physicians and services. In POB Main Hospital try addition, Baptist Bistro, public restrooms, corridors on En ER the ground and first floors as well as numerous parking upgrades are part of the project. 2-East Annex Gulf Breeze Campus’ project includes two phases. The first phase is completing two shelled rooms in the current ICU, increasing the number of ICU suites to eight. The second phase is constructing a 10,000-square-foot annex to feature a 1,200-square-foot inpatient physical therapy gym and 10 new private patient rooms and family waiting area. When complete, these phases will increase Gulf Breeze Hospital Gulf Breeze Hospital’s total number of inpatient beds from 65 to 77. For more information and updates on construction plans at Baptist Health Care, visit or call 850.469.2319. Wellness Program Sponsor Fitness Fashionistas Studio Women & Mommies Only! All Shapes, Sizes & Fitness Levels Zumba Fitness, Hot Body Boxing, Cardio Tease, She Camps, Mommy & Me Fitness, Health Girl Nutrition, Fit Girl Personal Training, Workshops, Parties & More! 1144 W. Nine Mile Road • Suite A Pensacola, Fl 32534 • 850.637.8643 5
  6. 6. Caring for Our Community Join us at these health education and prevention events GoldenCare Oh My Aching Back – Ice Cream Social Surgery or Not? August Join your friends at GoldenCare for a Presented by Mark A. Giovanini, M.D. July Patriotic Ice Cream Social in celebration of Join Dr. Mark Giovanini, neurosurgeon, Independence Day. for a discussion of the common causes of back pain (chronic and acute), surgical and Great Prizes! non-surgical interventions, and the benefits of minimally invasive spine surgery. Fun Games! Tues., Aug. 3, 11:30 a.m. light lunch, noon to 1 p.m. seminar Ice Cream Sundaes! Andrews Institute Athletic Performance & Research Pavilion, Conference Room A and B Tues., July 6, 2 to 3 p.m. Thurs., Aug. 26, 11:30 a.m. lunch, noon to Andrews Institute Athletic Performance & 1 p.m. seminar Research Pavilion, Conference Room A and B Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile Road and University Parkway, Azalea Room Fri., July 9, 2 to 3 p.m. Baptist Medical Park – Navarre Life, Laughter and Longevity – 2nd Floor Conference Room You Don’t stop laughing because you’re old. You grow old because you stop laughing. Wed., July 14, 2 to 3 p.m. Presented by Susan Arner, Lakeview Center Baptist Hospital Medical Meeting Rooms Wed., Aug. 11, 11: 30 a.m. light lunch, 1000 West Moreno Street noon to 1 p.m. seminar Baptist Hospital, Medical Meeting Rooms Tues., July 20, 2 to 3 p.m. 1000 West Moreno Street Jay Hospital, Royal Room Fri., August 13, 9 to 10 a.m. seminar Baptist Medical Park – Navarre Thursday, July 22, 2 to 3 p.m. 2nd Floor Conference Room Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile Road and University Parkway, Azalea Room Sleepless in Jay Presented by Wayne Peacock, RPSGT manager, Sleep Wed., July 28, 2 to 3 p.m. Disorders Center and Neurodiagnostics Department Atmore Community Hospital Gain insight into our ever changing sleep needs Mayson Auditorium and the consequences of a lack of sleep. Wed., Aug. 18, 9 a.m. refreshments; 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. seminar Jay Hospital, Royal Room Sleepless in Atmore Presented by Wayne Peacock, RPSGT manager, Sleep Disorders Center and Neurodiagnostics Department Wed., Aug. 25, 8:30 a.m. refreshments; 9 to 10 a.m. seminar Atmore Community Hospital, Mayson Auditorium To register for these programs, please call 850.469.7897. RESERvaTionS aRE REquiREd. 6
  7. 7. Baptist Health Care Health and Wellness Calendar of Events Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 GoldenCare GoldenCare Ice Cream Social Ice Cream Social Andrews Institute Baptist Medical Park – Navarre July 2010 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 AARP Classes GoldenCare AARP Classes Baptist Hospital, Heritage Room Ice Cream Social BMP–Nine Mile, Azalea Room 8: 30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Baptist Hospital 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 432-1475 for required Call 432-1475 for required reservations. reservations. 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 GoldenCare GoldenCare Ice Cream Social Ice Cream Social Jay Hospital Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 GoldenCare Ice Cream Social Atmore Community Hospital Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Oh My Aching Back – Surgery or Not? Andrews Institute 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 AARP Classes Life, Laughter and Baptist Hospital, Heritage Room Life, Laughter and Longevity August 2010 8: 30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Longevity Baptist Hospital Baptist Medical Call 432-1475 for required Park – Navarre reservations. 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 AARP Classes Sleepless in Jay BMP–Nine Mile, Azalea Room Jay Hospital 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 432-1475 for required reservations. 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Sleepless in Oh My Aching Atmore Back – Surgery Atmore Community or Not? Hospital Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile 29 30 31 7
  8. 8. Wellness Program Sponsors Baptist Medical Group Baptist Medical Group - perdido W. Hampton Baggs, III, M.D. Internal Medicine 12385 Sorrento Road Suite 3B 850.437.8600 Pensacola, FL 32507 850.437.8686 Baptist Medical Group - pace Baptist Medical Group - pace Joshua A. Davis, M.D. Melissa K. Pocta, M.D. Family Practice Family Practice 3874 Highway 90 3874 Highway 90 Pace, FL 32571 Pace, FL 32571 850.995.4244 850.995.4244 Baptist Medical Group - pace Baptist Medical Group - NiNe Mile Mark Thiele, M.D. Joyce Nichols, A.R.N.P Family Practice Family Practice Visit to learn more 9400 University Pkwy. 3874 Highway 90 about the new doctors FL 32571 patients. Suite 409 Pace, serving our Pensacola, FL 32514 850.995.4244 850.208.6160 Urologic sUrgery Urologic sUrgery Brian R. Evans, M.D. Charles W. Yowell, M.D. Baptist Medical Group Baptist Medical Group 1717 N. E Street, Suite 430 1717 N. E Street, Suite 430 Pensacola, FL 32501 Pensacola, FL 32501 850.437.8711 850.437.8711 8
  9. 9. Get Healthy Pensacola! Points Voucher Member Name:__________________________________ Member No:_______________________ Complete the form below and include the total number of points for each activity, the date completed and under the location box indicate if this was a Baptist Health Care provider. Points are doubled for using a Baptist Health Care provider. Point accumulation starts on the date of membership enrollment. Points must be submitted for healthy activities performed during the calendar year that they took place. To find out how many points you have accumulated, visit Total Date Healthy Activity Pts Points Location Annual Physical 50 Annual Flu Shot 50 Annual Cholesterol Check 50 Annual Mammogram/Pap Smear 50 Annual Osteoporosis Heel Scan 50 Annual Vision Screening 50 Annual Hearing Screening 50 Biannual Dental Checkup 50 Annual Prostate Exam 50 Annual Heart Risk Screening 50 Annual Depression Screening 50 Annual Skin Cancer Screening 50 Diabetes Screening 50 Vascular Screenings 50 Cardiac Calcium Scoring 50 Donate Blood 50 Purchase $25 or more from a (attach copy of receipt) GHP! sponsor (Limit 4 per year) 50 Exercise – 5 hours (limit of 3,630 points per year) 50 Walking – 20 miles (limit of 2,600 points per year) 50 Enroll a friend in GHP! 100 Met Monthly New Year’s Resolution Goal 100 Attended GHP!/GoldenCare seminar 50* Yearly Anniversary of GHP! Membership 50 Birthday 50 Attend Healthy Living Expo 50 Claim your Get Healthy Pensacola! points by sending this voucher to fax: 850.469.2379 or mail to: Get Healthy Pensacola!, Baptist Health Care, 903 West Moreno St., Pensacola, FL 32501 Questions? Call 850.469.2447. * 50 points for each seminar *Points are no longer automatically entered when you attend a seminar. Please record seminar attendance by checking this box. 9
  10. 10. ... by calling HOW-2GHP (469-2447) or log on to: 600 Get Healthy Points Chick-fil-A – Small Tray (excludes wrap tray) 200 Get Healthy Points (Limit 6 Chick-fil-A rewards per member per year) Chick-fil-A – Grilled Chicken Sandwich (Limit 6 Curves – One-month membership at participating Chick-fil-A rewards per member per year) locations (Limit one per member) Chick-fil-A – One wrap (Limit 6 Chick-fil-A rewards Jazzercize – One-month of unlimited classes. per member per year) (Offer good for new students only) Emerald Coast Golf Trail – Bucket of range balls Daisy M. Sharon, L.M.T. – One 30-minute massage (Limit 2 per year) (Limit 4 per year) Get Healthy Pensacola! Two drink huggies Emerald Coast Golf Trail – Free green fees after (Limit 6 per year) 11 a.m. any day of the week (Limit 2 per year) Get Healthy Pensacola! Fanny pack (Limit 6 per year) Fit For Women, LLC – One-month membership Get Healthy Pensacola! Pedometer (Limit 2 per year) (Limit 1 per year) Get Healthy Pensacola! Sports water bottle Fitness Fashionistas Studio – Four exercise classes (Limit 2 per year) Pensacola Little Theatre – Two vouchers to any Tiger Rock Taekwondo Academy – One-week single Mainstage production for 2009/2010 season membership with free uniform (Limit 2 per year) (Limit 1 per person) Zumba Fitness with Priscilla – One class pass Pensacourt – One-hour personal training session (limit 3 per year) (Limit two per person per year) Perdido Health Club 24/7 – One-month membership. (Valid for new members only. One per person) 400 Get Healthy Points Powerhouse Gym – One-month membership Anytime Fitness – One-month membership. (Limit 1 per year) (Limit one per year) Tiger Rock Taekwondo Academy – One-month family Breathe Yoga Studio – One yoga class membership with free uniform (Limit 2 per year) (Limit 2 per year) YMCA of Northwest Florida – One-month free Chick-fil-A – Lunch for two (Limit 6 Chick-fil-A membership at any Escambia or Santa Rosa rewards per member per year) location. (Valid one per person per year. Not valid DeLuna Lanes – Three free games with shoe rental for current YMCA members.) included. Excludes weekends. (Limit of 12 per member per year) 800 Get Healthy Points Get Healthy Pensacola! Visor (Limit 3 per year) Bodyworks Massage – One-hour massage (Limit 1 per person) Get Healthy Pensacola! Tote bag (Limit 2 per year) Daisy M. Sharon, L.M.T. – One-hour full body Pilates Core Training – Three Pilates or Gyrokenisis massage (Limit 4 per year) classes, a pilates equipment class and a half-hour posture assessment in the Roger Scott Athletic Emerald Coast Golf Trail – One trail pass Center (Limit 2 per year) (Limit 2 per year) StrollerFit – One-month unlimited class pass Pensacourt – One-month membership. (Good for new (New members only, one per member) members only) Tiger Rock Taekwondo Academy – One-month, 1000 Get Healthy Points single membership with free uniform Fixed on Fitness – Six-week fitness camp. (Limit 2 per year) (Limit 1 per member) Points and Rewards are subject to change at any time. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery of reward items. For the current listing, go to 10
  11. 11. Baptist Health Care Wellness Program Sponsors Thank you to the following businesses that support the Baptist Health Care wellness program • Anytime Fitness • Fit for Women, LLC • Pensacourt • W. Hampton Baggs, III, M.D. • Fitness Fashionistas Studio • Perdido Health Club 24/7 • Baptist Medical Group • Fixed on Fitness, Inc. • Pilates Core Training • Bodyworks Massage • James Fritschle, L.M.T. • Melissa Pocta, M.D. • America’s Mortgage Experts • Gulf Winds Federal Credit Union • Powerhouse Gym • Ballet Pensacola • Jazzercise • Daisy M. Sharon, L.M.T. Studio 7 • Christopher B. Bookout, M.D., Santa • Kurt A. Krueger, M.D. Rosa Orthopaedic Associates, P.A. Pain Consultants of West Florida • Stroller Fit Pensacola • Breathe Yoga Studio • Massage Envy • Mark Thiele, M.D. • Chick-fil-A • Joyce Nichols, A.R.N.P. • Tiger Rock Taekwondo Academy • Computerized Security Systems, Inc. • Pensacola Adventure Boot Camp for • Veranda of Pensacola Women • Curves • Wellcare of Florida • Pensacola Junior College • Joshua Davis, M.D. • YMCA of Northwest Florida • Pensacola Little Theatre • DeLuna Lanes • Charles Yowell, M.D. • Pensacola Opera • The Emerald Coast Golf Trail • Zumba Fitness with Priscilla • Pensacola Symphony Orchestra • Brian Evans, M.D. If you are interested in having your business support this unique program, please call Susan Sheets, health and wellness manager, Get Healthy Pensacola! at 850.469.2305. SPECIAL OFFERS Show your Get Healthy Pensacola! membership card at the following places to receive these discounts: Baptist Hospital Cafeteria, Bistro and Cafè; Pensacola Opera – 10% off a single ticket purchase Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile Lunch Cafè; Gulf Pensacourt – 50% off enrollment fee Breeze Hospital Cafe – 20% discount. Cannot be Single Membership – $43.68 per month combined with any other discount. Must show card Couples Membership – $65.18 per month to cashier at time of purchase. (Prices include sales tax of 7.5 %) Bodyworks Massage – $5 off any massage (Spouse must also be a GHP! member) Jazzercise – $20 for first month class and no fee to join. The Pillars Gift Shops at Baptist Hospital – 10% Offer good for new students only. discount with your GHP! card. Show card to cashier at Daisy M. Sharon, L.M.T. – $5 off any massage to time of purchase. Offer good at E Street location only GHP! members Tiger Rock Taekwondo Academy – One-half price start- Pensacola Little Theatre – $2 off a $15 or $18 up fee for single or family membership individual show ticket 11
  12. 12. Baptist Health Care Non-Profit P.O. Box 17500 Organization Pensacola, FL 32522-7500 U.S. Postage PAID ADDReSS SeRvICe RequeSTeD Permit No. 18 Wellness Program Sponsor Daisy Sharon, L.M.T. Daisy Sharon, L.M.T., graduated from the Session rates: Pensacola School of Massage Therapy in 2002 and was licensed the same year. She is • 1 1/2 hour session only $70 state certified and insured. Daisy specializes in • 1 hour session only $55 relaxation and stress relief massage. • 1/2 hour session only $40 Daisy has been an active member of the Get Healthy Pensacola! program since its inception Get Healthy Pensacola! members in 2001 and has been a business sponsor since receive $5.00 off on services – must 2004. Don’t forget to redeem your GHP! points for show your GHP! membership card. a free half-hour massage for 600 points or a Gift Certificates available for all one-hour massage for 800 points. occasions! Call today for your appointment. Daisy M. Sharon, L.M.T. at Studio 7 5007 North Davis Highway Office: 850.476.5001 • Cell: 850.723.3359