Baptist Health Mission

As a witness to the love of God through Jesus Christ, Baptist Health exists as a voluntary, not-for-profit organization to promote and improve the physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being of the people and communities it serves through the delivery of quality health care services provided within a framework of fiscal responsibility.

News

November 16, 2015
Light the Night with Hope

The Montgomery Cancer Center presents, "Light the Night With Hope," a luminary service of celebration and memory, on Thursday, December 10 at 6 PM on the campus of the Montgomery Cancer Center in the parking area by Carmichael Imaging.


Join us as we remember and reflect on the impact cancer has had in our lives. We want to celebrate life and hope – let's celebrate the ones that have

November 13, 2015
Oncology Nursing Society's South East Alabama Chapter Welcomes Dr. Shawn Regis

Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of both men and women in the United States. Unfortunately, often the symptoms of lung cancer are not present until the cancer is already advanced. Screening for lung cancer in people who do not have any symptoms can identify cancer in earlier stages, when treatment is more successful.

November 5, 2015
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

LUNG CANCER...Over 228,190 new cases reported annually. Of those, 205,000 are found in current or former smokers. Overall 5 year survival rate is a mere 16%. If detected earlier, the odds for survival increase dramatically! You have an increased risk of lung cancer if you are age 55 to 77 years old and have smoked for 30 years or more, currently smoke or have quit smoking within the past 15

October 12, 2015
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual crusade to raise awareness of this disease. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many only understand it when it hits close to home. One in eight women are diagnosed with it in their lifetime but when detected early, in the localized stage, the 5 year survival rate is 100%. The best plan of action is to perform self

October 7, 2015
5 Ways to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk

October is breast cancer awareness month, and we know that screening is key.  But how do you reduce the risk?  

October 1, 2015
BAPTIST HEALTH PLACES SECOND IN NATIONAL PINK GLOVE DANCE COMPETITION, RAISING OVER $5,000 FOR LOCAL CHARITY

MONTGOMERY - Baptist Health recently participated in Medline's fifth annual Pink Glove Dance, a nationwide competition for breast cancer awareness and prevention. The contest included video submissions from hospitals, nursing homes, schools and other organizations from over 20 states. Baptist Health and the team from the Montgomery Cancer Center placed second in the nation in their respective

September 30, 2015
September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

According to the American Cancer Society, ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer deaths in women age 35-74. One in 72 women will develop ovarian cancer in their lifetimes. There is currently no early detection test for ovarian cancer. Pap tests do not detect ovarian cancer. Until there is a test, the key to early diagnosis is awareness. And the key to awareness is knowing the

September 9, 2015
MCC Participates in Medline's Pink Glove Dance

Medline's Pink Glove Dance competition raises awareness and funds for charities supporting breast cancer patients. Baptist Health is participating in Medline's Pink Glove Dance Competition and polls are open for voting. Help us win the Grand Prize of $10,000 by voting!


You may vote once a day, per email address now through September 23rd. Baptist Health is in the Non-Bed Healthcare

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