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Hallmark Health to host seminar series on sports concussions

Aug. 27, 2010- As of Sept.1, all athletic directors, medical staff, coaches, parents and support staff of high school athletics will be required by the state to complete a safety training course on sports related concussions.

As many as 3.8 million sports and recreation-related concussions occur in the United States each year. A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head or body that causes the head to move rapidly back and forth. What may appear to be a mild bump or blow can be serious. Coaches, parents or anyone caring for young athletes play a vital role in identifying and responding to the signs and symptoms of a concussion.

Dr. Ilia Manevich joins Hallmark Health Medical Associates, Inc.

Aug. 20, 2010- Hallmark Health System, which includes Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford and Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, is pleased to announce that Ilia Manevich, MD has joined the organization’s employed physician’s group, Hallmark Health Medial Associates, Inc.

Medford dermatologist celebrates 50 years of service

Aug. 20, 2010- Hallmark Health System, which includes Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford and Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, recently honored Medford dermatologist Richard Brown, MD for 50 years of service.

Dr. Erika McPhee joins medical staff at Hallmark Health

Aug. 2, 2010- Hallmark Health System, which includes Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford and Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, is pleased to announce that Erika McPhee, MD, a hand fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, has joined the organization’s medical staff.

The North Suburban Child and Family Resource Coalition coordinating local services for young children

July 25, 2010- In an effort to coordinate services for young children, the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care has created the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant. To address this change, two programs that have successfully brought services to the communities of Melrose, Stoneham and Wakefield for the past 10 years; the Community Partnership for Children of Melrose, Stoneham and Wakefield (CPC), and the North Suburban Family Network (NSFN) have merged under one roof at the former Franklin School in Melrose.

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