Spirit in the News



National Stroke Association’s Virtual Health Fair Goes Live Today- Visit HeartCaring’s Booth!
The Virtual Health Fair is accessible to anyone with a computer and Internet access. And our sister company, HeartCaring, has partnered with NSA this year and has its own booth. The event features:

  • A 10-webinar track covering prevention, recovery issues and trends in stroke science.
  • Online booths featuring live booth representatives and experts, downloadable information, coupons and prizes.
  • Live chat and social networking among fellow attendees and booth and webcast hosts.
  • A webcast certificate of attendance for healthcare professionals to support continuing education requirements.

Anyone interested in attending can register here.



Accomplished author will be a guest speaker at the HeartCaring Conference
The Annual HeartCaring conference will kick off tomorrow, May 16, in San Antonio, Texas. We are proud and privileged to announce that, Agapi Stassinopoulos, motivational speaker and Huffington Post blogger and author, will be a guest speaker. Read more about Agapi’s exciting appearance.



How Spirit Helped Mom Find The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift
This weekend, millions of daughters and sons around the country will celebrate mom. And just like every other year, millions of daughters and sons will struggle to find a gift or card that thanks mom for a lifetime’s worth of selflessness and unconditional love.

But what if there was a Mother’s Day gift that could last a lifetime? A daughter in California has found this gift-read her story here.



Your Friends Improve Your Heart Health
“The idea that friends are good for your heart isn’t just nice — it’s science,” explains Spirit of Women® President and National program director, Tanya Abreu, to Everyday Health, a leading online health information provider. Abreu was an expert source in an article about how heart health is bolstered by friendships.



Motivational speaker illustrates how unconventional methods have been proven to improve health
Spirit of Women® President and National program director, Tanya Abreu, visited HeartCaring member hospital St. Joseph in Reading, PA last weekend. St. Joseph and Women2Women hosted a Spring Renewal Women’s Expo where Abreu delivered a keynote presentation informing attendees of the 10 Exercises Guaranteed to Lighten Up Your Heart, Health and Life.



Spirit of Women Invited to White House to Talk Health Disparities
Spirit of Women® President and National Program Director, Tanya Abreu, is among the select U.S. healthcare leaders invited by the Domestic Policy Council and the Office of National AIDS Policy to the White House on Wednesday, March 14, 2012. First Lady Michelle Obama, an advocate for women’s health and domestic violence awareness, has also been invited and is expected to attend. The speakers and panelists will discuss the intersection of HIV/AIDS, violence against women, and gender related health disparities and how the juncture of these issues impact women’s lives both globally and domestically.




Hot Item: Pre-IPO Facebook Shares
Spirit of Women® founder Joshua Max Davis is featured in The Wall Street Journal for his involvement with Facebook, both as a business investor and user. Spirit of Women builds hospital client business by focusing on and engaging women as the primary healthcare consumer and decision maker. Davis discusses the power of social media as a means for building business and increasing consumer loyalty by reaching, informing, entertaining and navigating women.



Day Ten: Men, Women and Kids — Know Your 5 Heart Health Numbers
On day ten of her American Heart Month blog in Huffington Post, Suzanne O’Malley speaks about knowing cardiovascular numbers and highlights Spirit Hospital St. Vincent’s “Make the Call – Don’t Miss a Beat” video, a campaign by Spirit of Women and an advocacy partner to help women learn the signs of a heart attack.



Day Nine: Women Most at Risk for Heart Disease Least Aware of Threat On the subject of women being unaware of their risk for heart disease, Yale University Lecturer Suzanne O’Malley references Gulf Coast Medical Center and the Spirit Hospital’s “Make the Call – Don’t Miss a Beat” video.



Day Eight: Know the 7 Symptoms of Women’s Heart Attack
In The Huffington Post, Suzanne O’Malley mentions Spirit of Women’s Day of Dance, February 25, 2012, and “Make the Call – Don’t Miss a Beat,” a joint campaign with advocacy partner, the Office on Women’s Health, helping raise awareness of women’s cardiovascular health.



Baldrige and the Triple Aim
Hospitals & Health Networks recognizes Spirit Hospital North Mississippi Medical Center for employing the Baldrige Criteria to more quickly and cost-effectively achieve IHI’s Triple Aim.





WellStar Health System is a proud new member of Spirit of Women®
Spirit of Women welcomes WellStar Health System, a world-class not-for-profit institution offering Atlanta’s growing community the best technology, resources and education available. The Wellstar Hospital System is made up of five community based hospitals that strive for excellence in patient care, safety and satisfaction.



American Bridal Show
Forrest General Hospital’s Spirit of Women program kicks off a dream wedding giveaway at the American Bridal Show on Sunday. Spirit of Women also is sponsoring two seminars during the bridal show featuring “Fearless Entertaining” authors Catherine Strange and John David Williams.



Trinity Regional Health System today announced it has joined the Spirit of Women Hospital Network



Hospitals Take Page from Frequent Traveler Programs



Franciscan Alliance launches Spirit of Women health initiative



PMC taking part in day of dance Feb. 18



Spirit of Women – Movie Series



Spirit of Women Awards Nominees Sought



Spirit of Women program dishes out tips for digestive disorders



Join Spirit of Women at Trinity



Dancing for health



McKee Medical Center introduces Spirit of Women program

01.04.12   Spirit of Women aims for ‘financial peace’



January “Spirit of Women” Event – How Thyroid Conditions Affect Your Body



“Spirit of Women” Events this January Across Northern Indiana



Are You Baffled by Cancer – How do I pay for my cancer care






Spirit of Women Day of Dance



FGH presents next ‘Healthy Cooking’



SJH recognized for women’s care



The board game: Great Falls enriched by service of citizens to many of its organizations’ boards



Spirit of Women – Low Cost Mammograms



South Jersey Healthcare earns national recognition for women’s health program



Danbury Hospital Announces Third Annual Spirit of Women Day of Dance



St. Luke’s Dance, Dance, Dance!



Spirit of Women events at Banner Estrella Medical Center



DWTS Pro Dmitry Chaplin Is First Man To Make Cover Of Spirit of Women Magazine



Holy Spirit doctors perform first TAVR procedure using new device



Spirit of Women -Valley Health



Spirit of Women showcase cheesecake, cheer



Spirit of Women – Pocono Medical Center



Jane P. Wilkie honored at Spirit of Women’s Philanthropy breakfast



Spirit of Women award nominations accepted



Spirit of Women award nominations due Jan. 13



Huguley’s Spirit of Women “Christmas In My Heart”


  Forsyth’s Spirit of Women



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