Jackson Hospital Announces the Ribbon Cutting and Open House for the new Labor & Delivery


Marianna, FL, January 21, 2014. Celebrating its 75th year Jackson Hospital announces the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the renovated Labor & Delivery Suites to be held on January 29th at 11am on the fourth floor of Jackson Hospital-4250 Hospital Drive Marianna, FL. Funding for this renovation is from a generous $150,000 donation by the Jackson Hospital Foundation raised from the proceeds of the 2013 Foundation Gala, the December Lights of Love ceremony, the annual Fall James T. Cook Memorial Golf Tournament, and through generous donations from major Foundation donors. The public is invited to tour the facilities and enjoy light refreshments.

The ceremony includes a ribbon cutting and publicity photo showcasing the department, the East Jackson County Economic Development Council, The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce officials, the Marianna and surrounding areas business community and residents, and of course the Beauty Queens!
The public is invited to celebrate the renovation of this department and its medical outreach to Marianna and the surrounding communities.
“The hospital greatly appreciates the Foundation’s support of our mission to provide exceptional healthcare to every patient, every day with the renovation of the Labor and Delivery department,” says CEO Larry Meese. The Labor & Delivery project includes the modernization of the OB suites and birthing lights.
This renovation project began June, 2013.

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The Jackson Hospital Foundation is a separate corporation from Jackson Hospital. The Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization established to pursue important community healthcare needs advanced by the care delivered through Jackson Hospital, promoting wellness in the community by funding health education, health promotion, and disease prevention. A copy of Jackson Hospital Foundation’s Official Registration and Financial Information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free within the State. Registration with the State of Florida does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the State. 1-800-435-7352.

If you would like more information about this topic or an interview please call Katharine at 850-718-2696 or email her at kdozier@jackhosp.org.

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