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|Congratulations to Hamilton County Mended Hearts Chapter 350|
June 27th 2013 - |
Linda Mason and Hal Hatch recently attended the National Convention of Mended Hearts, Inc., in San Diego.
Hamilton County Mended Hearts Chapter 350 received four central region awards. The central region is one of eight regions in the country and is comprised of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia and part of Pennsylvania.
Bill Kight won Regional Visitor of the Year Award. Linda Mason received the Regional Monthly Newsletter Editor of the Year Award. And Linda Mason and Hal Hatch shared the Regional Co-Mended Hearts of the Year Award. This award has never been given to two people and is the highest regional award presented.
Mended Hearts is a non-profit cardiac support group and is 61 years old. There are more than 200 chapters and more than 70 Mended Little Hearts chapters across the nation. Its mission is to inspire hope and improve the quality of life for heart patients and their families through ongoing peer-to-peer support.
Riverview Hospital is a proud partner and sponsor of this program. Accredited visitors of Hamilton County Mended Hearts Chapter 350 visit patients in Riverview Hospital who are dealing with a "heart event.”
Heart patients and caregivers are invited to attend meetings the third Wednesday of each month at noon in Classroom A & B at Riverview Hospital. Lunch is provided at these meetings. If you would like to receive a copy of their monthly newsletter, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.