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Civic Association Healthcare Committee Meets with Scripps

Civic Association Healthcare Committee Meets with Scripps

The Health Care Committee was called to order by Chairman Jeffrey Levitt.  In attendance: Mr. Levitt, Dr. Earl Campazzi, Richard Bernstein, Dr. Michael Dennis, Judy Goodman, Jerry Pearlman, and Mary Watkins.  Special guests also present: Irv Geffen and Dr. Thomas Kodadek from Scripps Florida, and Civic Association staff Ned Barnes, Susan Keenan, and Mike Brown.

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Mark Nosacka on Electrophysiology

Cardiac Lab

By Mark Nosacka, CEO Good Samaritan Medical Center.

The heart is an amazing muscle. It pumps about 2,000 gallons of blood through the body and beats about 100,000 times a day. The heart is located in the center of the chest, but because the bottom of the heart tips to the left, the heartbeat is felt predominantly on the left side. Normally, electricity flows through the heart and produces the familiar thumping pattern heard through a stethoscope.

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Good Samaritan: Eating Healthy During the Holidays

Good Samaritan

By Mark Nosacka, CEO Good Samaritan Medical Center.

The holidays are upon us, and you know what that means. Turkey and all the trimmings. Apple pie, pecan pie, and just about every kind of cake, candy or cookie that makes your mouth water.

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STEVE KAY, PRESIDENT OF SCRIPPS TO SPEAK AT CIVIC ASSOCIATION RECEPTION

Steve Kay of Scripps Florida

The Palm Beach Civic Association (PBCA) is thrilled to bring Steve Kay, the new president of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and over 14 Scripps Florida research scientists, to address their membership at a cocktail reception on Thursday, December 17th at 4:30 pm, at the Colony Hotel. 

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