Navigation Links
South Cameron Memorial Hospital and Calcasieu Oaks Psychiatric Hospital Discontinue Operations as Result of Impending Hurricane Gustav
Date:8/31/2008

MIAMI, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to mandatory evacuations and the approaching Hurricane Gustav, Pacer Health Corporation has discontinued operations at its two Louisiana medical facilities: South Cameron Memorial Hospital (Cameron, LA) and Calcasieu Oaks Psychiatric Hospital (Lake Charles, LA). Effective immediately, both facilities will cease function until post- storm advisements are issued by local and state officials. Facility patients have been safely relocated to non-threatening areas or discharged from the facility. Regular updates including patient and staff relocation and emergency contact numbers can be found on the respective sites, http://www.caloaskhospital.com and http://www.scmhospital.com or by visiting Pacer Health Corporation at http://www.pacerhealth.com. Pacer Health Corporation will re-open both facilities once state officials advise it is safe to do so.

About Pacer Health Corporation

Pacer Health Corporation is a company that focuses on financially distressed businesses in all market segments. Pacer is an owner-operator of acute care hospitals, medical treatment centers and psychiatric care facilities serving non-urban areas as well as a transportation and logistics division that provides trucking/air freight, warehousing and distribution and logistics services throughout the United States. Please visit http://www.pacerhealth.com for more information.

"Forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 may be included in this news release. These statements relate to future events or our future financial performance. They are only predictions and may differ materially from actual future results or events. Pacer Health disclaims any intention or obligati
'/>"/>

SOURCE Pacer Health Corporation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Scientists puzzled by severe allergic reaction to cancer drug in the middle Southern US
2. Single-incision belly-button surgery to remove kidney performed first at UT Southwestern
3. DNC: South Carolina Rejecting Romneys Smooth Talk on Health Care
4. PainCare Receives $14.4 Million in Cash From Completed Sale of South Florida Ambulatory Surgery Centers
5. UT Southwesterns obesity research receives $22 million NIH Roadmap grant
6. Southwest Ambulance Awarded Exclusive, 3-Year Contract Extension in Peoria, Arizona
7. South Texas Doctors Report More Severe Cases of Community Staph Super Bug Hospitalizing Children
8. ASTRO, Wellness Community South Bay Cities Join to Promote Cancer Survivorship
9. USAID Assistant Administrator Hess Travels to Southern Africa
10. IMA South American Extravaganza Dinner to Honor Coachella Valley Doctor
11. Medical University of South Carolina Leads Multicenter Study Evaluating Biliary Sphincter Disorder
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014 Principle Business Enterprises, a family ... manufacturing top-of-the-line absorbent products. The company has recently ... popular brand, Tranquility® Premium Protection absorbent products. The ... gave its packaging a new look, and is currently ... to the public. , The new website, developed with ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Succeed is proud to announce that they ranked ... the Every Body Walk! campaign by Kaiser Permanente. ... encourages workers to be more active outside of the workplace. ... at the end of September, was a friendly competition between ... Participating companies gave their staff pedometers and each day, ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Unveiled at the Sept. 18 board meeting, The Center for ... ROI on membership dues at 12.5. In other words, for ... value to member hospitals. The calculation used to determine member ... , “This is the first time we’ve actually been able ... is really sound,” said Bill Ryan , president and ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Silver Spring, Maryland, USA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... readers or to track interventions? Here comes a wonderful ... leading mobile app development company helped its ... track Intervention more efficiently. The app is designed for ... iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of ... a ceasefire agreement that is expected to lead to ... were kidnapped from the north-eastern Nigerian town of Chibok—the ... enough, and it is high time they are returned ... , "We owe it to these girls to positively ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Tranquility® Premium Protection Incontinence Products Releases New Logo and Website 2Health News:Succeed Management Solutions, LLC Competes in Walking Challenge and Achieves 12th Place in Portland 2Health News:Scorecard Estimates Hospital ROI at $12.50 for every $1 Spent on Dues 2Health News:Scorecard Estimates Hospital ROI at $12.50 for every $1 Spent on Dues 3Health News:Scorecard Estimates Hospital ROI at $12.50 for every $1 Spent on Dues 4Health News:Metassessor App Launched: an RTI tool for Teachers & Parents 2Health News:Metassessor App Launched: an RTI tool for Teachers & Parents 3
... Aug. 11 (HealthDay News) -- American women born in 1935 had ... or 1960, according to researchers who analyzed childbearing differences among three ... of three children per woman, compared with an average of 2.4 ... 1960, their study found. Of the three generations, women born ...
... the risk of stroke and coronary heart disease in ... ovaries in the same operation. This fact provides the ... colleagues on hysterectomy rates in Germany, which appears in ... (Dtsch Arztebl Int 2011; 108[30]: 508-14). Removal ...
... Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10 ... higher risk of developing heart disease than male smokers do, ... for the higher risk isn,t known, researchers suspect there are ... smoke. "Women may absorb more carcinogens and other ...
... care and the usage of emergency departments are popular topics ... the University of Alberta,s School of Public Health, along with ... Leonard Frank, executive director of the Leduc Beaumont Devon Primary ... not there was a clear association between the number of ...
... Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10 (HealthDay ... scientists predict possible outbreaks of the tick-borne illness in humans, ... Lyme disease, they can be a good indicator of the ... for Disease Control and Prevention said. When blood tests show ...
... (HealthDay News) -- Using personal digital assistants (PDAs) to ... helps them stick with an exercise program, a new ... overweight adults for six months. The participants were assigned ... only, PDA without daily feedback messages, or PDA with ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Women Born After Great Depression Had More Children, Study Finds 2Health News:Women May Face Greater Heart Risk From Smoking Than Men 2Health News:Women May Face Greater Heart Risk From Smoking Than Men 3Health News:After-hours care affects emergency department use in Leduc 2Health News:Tracking Lyme Disease in Dogs May Help Protect Humans 2Health News:Tracking Lyme Disease in Dogs May Help Protect Humans 3
(Date:10/18/2014)... , Oct. 18, 2014  In a ... Campaign (HRC), the nation,s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual ... the use of Truvada for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP). ... used to prevent the spread of a disease ... only brand name anti-HIV drug combination currently approved ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... appointment of R. Sanders Williams , M.D., president ... L. Mahley Distinguished Professor.  "We are ... the Amgen Board," said Robert A. Bradway , ... deep and distinguished experience in academic medicine and his ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... , October 17, 2014 ... report "Optical Imaging Market by Technique (Optical Coherence ... Imaging software) & by Application (Ophthalmology, Neurology, Oncology, Cardiology) ... MarketsandMarkets, this report studies the Optical Imaging market ... market was valued at $917.1 million in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:HRC Endorses PrEP, Calls for Bold Action to Expand Access to Anti-HIV Drug 2HRC Endorses PrEP, Calls for Bold Action to Expand Access to Anti-HIV Drug 3Amgen Announces Appointment Of R. Sanders Williams To Board Of Directors 2Amgen Announces Appointment Of R. Sanders Williams To Board Of Directors 3Optical Imaging Market Worth $1,669.2 Million by 2019 2Optical Imaging Market Worth $1,669.2 Million by 2019 3Optical Imaging Market Worth $1,669.2 Million by 2019 4
... DIEGO , May 7 Patients ... maintained clinical improvement at two years, according to ... presented today as a late-breaking clinical trial at ... 33rd Annual Scientific Sessions. The prospective, single-arm study ...
... Speedway Children,s Charities and the National Rifle Association are partnering ... to more than 70 underserved children and adults throughout the Carolinas on ... Charlotte Motor Speedway.  Members of the media are invited to attend the press ... 11:00am in the "Victory Circle." , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Drug-Eluting Peripheral Stent Continues to Show Positive Data at Two Years 2Drug-Eluting Peripheral Stent Continues to Show Positive Data at Two Years 3The Gift of Hearing Will be Delivered Free to Over 75 Beneficiaries, as Speedway Children's Charities and the Starkey Hearing Foundation Host 'Get in Gear to Help Children Hear' 2
... The Eppendorf Reference Series 2000 Pipette is ... stroke, a compact and robust design, and ... is used to operate the measuring stroke ... tip. Product features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures utmost ...
Pipetman F is a fixed-volume, air-displacement pipette. Thirteen robust models cover a large volume range from 2 L to 1000 L, with Gilsons legendary accuracy and precision....
... Eppendorf Reference Series 2000 Pipette is a ... a compact and robust design, and superior ... used to operate the measuring stroke and ... Product features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures utmost accuracy ...
25L...
Medicine Products: