Navigation Links
St. Barnabas Resident Donnie Hersh to Celebrate 30th Anniversary
Date:1/29/2010

53-year-old resident counting down the days until his party

GIBSONIA, Pa., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Friday, Feb. 5 is Donnie Hersh Day in Richland Township and at St. Barnabas Nursing Home.  And, although neither the Dallas Cowboys nor the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to the Super Bowl, a tailgate party with their colors flying will take place at 2 p.m. in the nursing home's chapel, 5827 Meridian Road.

The festivities are in honor of Donnie Hersh, who is celebrating his 30th anniversary of living in a nursing home.  Donnie moved to St. Barnabas Nursing Home on Feb. 5, 1980 when he was just 23 years old.  He has cerebral palsy, which has left him with no use of his arms or legs, as well as a compromised respiratory system.

Despite his limitations, Donnie, 53, has an outlook that is an inspiration.  Known for his booming laugh and his love of teasing others, Donnie has been talking about his upcoming anniversary for a year and is now counting down the days.  During the tailgate party, the chairman of the Richland Township Board of Supervisors will present a citation proclaiming Feb. 5 as Donnie Hersh Day in Richland Township.  Donnie will also receive a t-shirt decorated with a picture of his favorite actress, Halle Berry, which will be signed by those attending the party.  And, because Donnie loves football so much – especially the Cowboys and Steelers – their colors will decorate the nursing home.

"We tend to spoil Don
'/>"/>

SOURCE St. Barnabas Health System
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Saint Barnabas Health Care System Expands Business Relationship with Thomson Healthcare
2. Saint Barnabas Medical Center Converts to Masimo SET Technology - Establishing a Foundation for the Future of Pulse Oximetry
3. Saint Barnabas Medical Center Pioneers New Program Bringing Humanities and Humanism to Medicine
4. S.C. BlueCross Creates Corporate Planning Unit, Promotes Davis to Vice President
5. MassMutual Promotes Debra Palermino to Senior Vice President of Human Resources
6. Sodexho, Inc. Announces Patrick E. Connolly as Market President & COO
7. Pioneer Surgical Technology Hires Vice President of New Business Development
8. Limiting Residents Hours Has Little Impact on Patient Mortality
9. PRA International Adds Dr. Susan Stansfield as Executive Vice President
10. AOA President Calls on Congress to Reauthorize SCHIP and Take Action to Ensure Health Care Coverage for All Americans
11. Presidential Candidates Address Health, Financial Security at AARPs Life@50+
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/22/2015)... Family, friends, students, colleagues, mentors and ... Dr. LaSalle D. Leffall, on Monday, May 18, with ... Grand Rounds in the hospital’s Tower Auditorium. Leffall’s younger ... auditorium, trying to keep the secret. “I’d like to ... me, he’ll know something is up,” she said. , ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... conditions is a difficult process. Historically providers have ... efforts by payers. Starting in 2015, Medicare has ... care coordination activities. Thanks to the launch of ... technology, providers and health systems using the platform ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 According ... adults of all generations are equally as likely to worry ... (72% Millennials, 75% Gen X, 77% Boomers, 69% Silent Generation), ... (45%) agree they are scared of aging, particularly Millennials (47%), ... online by Harris Poll in April, 2015 among more than ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 2015 Coco Libre, the Official Coconut Water ... Record at the 104th running of the race. On Sunday, ... served 315 people in one hour—one person about every 10 ... so true to the heart of the Bay Area, so ... luge to the finish line only made sense,” said Jennifer ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 According to ... hub for drug related death, totaling almost 2,500 confirmed drug ... reported by state officials, totals 2,489 deaths stemming from legal ... out, Pennsylvania loses seven people every day to fatal overdoses ... been singled out as one of the most rife with ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Colleagues Surprise Dr. LaSalle Leffall with 85th Birthday Celebration 2Health News:Oculus Health Care Coordination Platform Officially Launched 2Health News:Oculus Health Care Coordination Platform Officially Launched 3Health News:Oculus Health Care Coordination Platform Officially Launched 4Health News:New Study Reveals America’s Fear of Aging 2Health News:New Study Reveals America’s Fear of Aging 3Health News:Coco Libre Ice Luge Sets New World Record at Bay to Breakers 2Health News:Philadelphia Ranks Among the Tops Cities in Penn. for Drug Deaths 2
... is the fourth-most-common cancer in men and one of ... death. After initial diagnosis and surgery, patients must return ... time-consuming and uncomfortable bladder scan. Tumors recur in more ... Washington are proposing a more automated approach that could ...
... New studies released in the April issue of the ... are helping the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) ... The JCHC issue highlights a research project conducted by ... problems related to access to care and quality of care, ...
... , SATURDAY, May 14 (HealthDay News) -- Sleep ... such as incontinence, according to the results of two ... between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and erectile dysfunction. OSA ... a person,s upper airway temporarily collapses, causing them to ...
... of the targeted agent sorafenib to the chemotherapy and ... cancer might significantly improve patient care and quality of ... the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-Arthur G. James ... James). , The findings suggest that adding ...
... risks are more likely to be prescribed cardiovascular (CV) ... to change their lifestyle if they see an older ... IJCP, the International Journal of Clinical Practice . ... of 1,078 family doctors, cardiologists and diabetologists, together with ...
... regulating cholesterol in the bloodstream also appears to affect progesterone ... substantial number of cases of their infertility, a new study ... has also developed a simple blood test for this variation ... but emphasized there is no approved therapy yet to address ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Digital imaging software to create a 'Google Earth' view of the bladder 2Health News:Digital imaging software to create a 'Google Earth' view of the bladder 3Health News:California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation study yields quality measurements 2Health News:Poor Sleep Tied to Incontinence, Impotence 2Health News:Low-dose sorafenib may improve therapy for head and neck cancer 2Health News:Younger doctors prescribe more drugs to reduce heart risk but offer less lifestyle advice 2Health News:Younger doctors prescribe more drugs to reduce heart risk but offer less lifestyle advice 3Health News:Gene variation linked to infertility in women, study finds 2Health News:Gene variation linked to infertility in women, study finds 3
(Date:5/22/2015)... Md. , May 22, 2015  RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, ... on tissue protection, repair and regeneration, today announced that ... is scheduled to present a corporate overview at two ... present at the SeeThruEquity 4 th Annual Microcap ... New York City at 11:00 am EDT. ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015 According to a ... Product (Consumables, Instruments, Services), by Test Type (Indirect, Enzyme-based, ... Cytometry), by End Users - Global Forecast to 2020", ... expected to reach $736.85 Million by 2020 from $452.36 ... Browse 71 market data Tables and ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... BOSTON , May 22, 2015  In a ... in the U.S., T1D Exchange researchers conclude ... in type 1 diabetes across all age groups, but ... the most up-to-date picture of diabetes treatment, underscoring the ... therapies and technologies that can help type 1 patients ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:RegeneRx to Present at 2 Investor Conferences 2RegeneRx to Present at 2 Investor Conferences 3Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 2Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 3Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 4Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 2Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 3Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 4Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 5
... 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Nasdaq: SVA ... that it will release its unaudited financial results for the ... Monday, November 14, 2011. The Company will host a conference ... (November 14, 2011 at 9:00 pm China Standard Time) to ...
... FRANCISCO, Nov. 7, 2011 By examining 70,737 patients ... University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center determined that ... who had hepatitis B virus (HBV) risk factors were ... of screening is inadequate, according to Jessica P. Hwang, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Sinovac to Host Conference Call to Report Third Quarter 2011 Unaudited Financial Results 2Patients at Risk for Hepatitis B Are Not Adequately Screened Before Receiving Chemotherapy Leading to the Preventable Reactivation of Hepatitis B Infection 2
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: