Palmetto House Receives Donation from Halifax Health Nurses

Pictured are (L-R): Dan Elko; Nicole Smith; Michael Coleman, program manager, Palmetto House; and Susie Johnsen. 

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (August 13, 2018) – The Halifax Health Nursing Vision 20/20 committee recently made a donation of $250 to Palmetto House in Daytona Beach.  The funds were raised earlier this year during the nursing group’s Theme Basket fundraiser.  Proceeds from the annual fundraiser go towards nursing scholarships for Halifax Health employees and local charities.  A temporary housing facility, Palmetto House facilitates the movement of homeless individuals to permanent housing.  Services provided to clients include case management, alcohol and drug abuse counseling, mental health service referrals, and money management and credit counseling workshops.  For more information about Palmetto House, go to www.mfhp.org/palmetto-house or call 386.253.4895.  

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, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, 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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