Maddox speaks to Lunch With the Doctor audience

Jeremiah Maddox, MD, speaks at a recent Senior Discovery Lunch With the Doctor event 0968JeremiahMaddox310x153 at The Depot off Main. Maddox' topic was arthritis and joint replacement. As an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Maddox works with a variety of conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. He uses both surgical and nonsurgical methods to treat traumatic injuries, sports injuries, spinal problems and many other disorders of the musculoskeletal system. More than 50 people attended the luncheon.

Holloman speaks to seniors on “Spring Breaks”

Lindsay Holloman, a physical therapist from SAMC's Neuromuscular Rehab and 1009SecondCupOfCoffeeLindsayHolloman310x153 Balance Center, spoke at Wednesday's 2nd Cup of Coffee meeting about what senior citizens should do if they experience a fall while alone. She said that having a plan could make a positive difference in your medical outcome and advised attendees on fall-proofing their homes.

SAMC retirees honored at luncheon

More than 80 retired SAMC employees returned to the hospital on Wednesday for 0604Retirees310x153 what organizers hope will become an annual luncheon to honor their service. CEO Ron Owen delivered a 'State of the Hospital' address which covered recent SAMC accomplishments, current projects and future improvements. The luncheon provided former employees an opportunity to stay connected with one another and become better informed about the hospital's current events. Retirees in attendance were served lunch by Management Council and received information about various hospital groups such as our Silver Sneakers program at Living Well Fitness and Senior Discovery.