Rapid City Regional Hospital Holds Celebration for Donate Life Month

Apr 06, 2017
Sarah Fuller

RAPID CITY, S.D. (April 6, 2017) – Caregivers, physicians, and leaders from across Regional Health will gather at Rapid City Regional Hospital for a Donate Life Flower Planting Ceremony on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. to celebrate National Donate Life Month. This event is an opportunity to increase awareness of the vital importance of donated organs and tissues in our community, and to demonstrate our commitment to our patients and their families.
 
Members of Rapid City Regional Hospital’s Donor Resource Team will participate in this year’s event by planting flowers at the base of a tree that honors donors, recipients, and their families.
 
To make arrangements to cover this event, please call Sarah Fuller of the Regional Health Strategic Marketing and Communications Department by 2 p.m. on April 7, at 605-755-9164.
 
Regional Health
Regional Health is an integrated health care system with the purpose of helping patients and communities live well. The organization, with headquarters in Rapid City, S.D., provides community-based health care in more than 20 communities in two states and 32 specialty areas of medicine. As the largest private employer in western South Dakota, Regional Health is comprised of five hospitals, 24 clinic locations and employs nearly 5,000 physicians and caregivers. Regional Health is committed to the future of medicine, with medical training partnerships, a medical residency program, and more than 130 active research studies. For more information, go to www.regionalhealth.org.
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Contact:
Sarah Fuller
Communications Associate
Strategic Marketing and Communications
Regional Health
Office: 605-755-9100