Supporting a mission for better health
The Watson Clinic Foundation has made its third $100,000 donation to the Breast Cancer Foundation of Central Florida (BCFCF). The Watson foundation in 2019 donated $100,000 to BCFCF, with the promise to do so for two more consecutive years. Watson Clinic Foundation Chairman of the Board Dr. Steven G. Achinger presented the check, flanked by Leah Grieger and BCFCF Outreach Director Mandy Middleton, during the fourth annual Pink Ribbon Gala.
Crisis Center turns ‘50’
The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay is celebrating its 50th anniversary and will focus on a specific topic each month related to behavioral health, crisis intervention, and trauma care.
In February, the focus will be on community resources and emotional support that are available to people 24/7 by calling 211. (Feb. 11 is “211 Day,” and is recognized by organizations across the country that answer calls to 211.)
For more information, visit CrisisCenter.com.
Podiatry services added
Premier Community HealthCare announced the addition of podiatry to its list of comprehensive health care services for Pasco and Hernando counties, according to a news release.
Leading the team will be Dr. Bahaa Amer, board certified in podiatric medicine and wound management.
Premier’s podiatry service line initially launched in the fall of 2021 in Spring Hill and Zephyrhills, and was supported by an $80,000 Pasco County Community Development Block Grant.
For information, call 352-518-2000, or visit PremierHC.org.