The Oskaloosa Eagles Lodge held a charity Bicycle Fun Run on Sept. 21. The event raised $500 to benefit the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospice Serenity House. Shown at the check presentation outside the Eagles Lodge are, from left: MHP Home Health and Hospice Director Anne Hildreth, MHP Chief Operating Officer Erin Baldwin, event organizer Phil Laud and committee member Rilla Williamson. Laud said he would like to thank all the businesses who donated to the event, as well as the participants.
Approximately 1 in 22 men and 1 in 24 women will be diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer in their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. Colorectal Cancer (CRC) is a cancer in the colon or rectum that usually begins as a noncancerous growth called a polyp that can eventually turn cancerous after several years. Luckily, the medical field is now advanced enough to screen for polyps before they become cancerous.
Published Mar 7, 2018
In response to the widespread level of influenza in our community, the MHP Medical Group is now offering a flu vaccine clinic Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm by registering at door #4 on the MHP campus, until further notice.
Published Jan 19, 2018