Daytona Blues Festival Presents $50,000 to Halifax Health Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (December 20, 2017) – Dr. Pam Carbiener of the Daytona Blues Festival recently presented a check donation of $50,000 to the Betty Jane France Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach.  The donation is comprised from the proceeds of the 2017 Daytona Blues Festival which took place in October.  Halifax Health’s Level II Neonatal ICU has been providing care for premature babies since 1975.  It is the only NICU in the area that is equipped and ready to care for premature babies born as early as 28 weeks and as tiny as two pounds or 1,000 grams.  Above, Dr. Carbiener (center) presents check donation to Halifax Health officials and clinical staff members.    

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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