Kiwanis Has HMC Guest

Kiwanis Has HMC Guest

The Harrisburg Kiwanis held their weekly luncheon meeting on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Ponderosa. Amy Short acted as President for Don Pulliam. Upcoming events are: March 12 at noon at Methodist Church to stuff bags for food for kids and April 27 Special Olympics at Carbondale.
Dave Clemmons’ guest speakers were Neil Atkins, ER Director HMC, and Kelly Palmer, HMC Director of OR Nursing. Since September HMC has Air Evac located North of HMC. In 2017 Air Evac transported 117 persons. The Emergency Room had six rooms in the past and the new ER has 10 rooms. The ER now serves approximately 13,000 per year. There are 17 surgeons at HMC. The new HMC CEO effective March 12th will be Donald Hutson.
Shown in the photo are Amy Short, Neil Atkins, Kelly Palmer and Dave Clemmons.
Photo by James D. Bond, Kiwanis Public Relations & SI Dollar Saver Publisher