Bridgeport LPN students will be visiting the Harrison County Senior Center on
Friday, July 19th.
The students will be conducting blood pressure checks and blood glucose readings. The students will also have free hand-outs including information on blood pressure and blood glucose ranges for anyone interested.
Board of Directors Election for the 1/1/2020-12/31/2021 Term (2 years)
The HCSCC Board of Directors will be holding an election for two positions on the Board during October 2019. All members who are in good standing and have been a member of HCSCC, which includes Satellites, for at least one year are eligible to run as a candidate for the Board of Director’s Membership Representative Seat.
As stipulated in the HCSCC bylaws, each applicant is required to complete an essay of 150 words or less, stating why he or she would like to be elected as a HCSCC Board of Director’s Representative. All candidates will have their picture taken at the HCSCC office to accompany their application.
All applications must be returned to the Center by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, 2019. Applications will be opened and reviewed prior to the August Board meeting.
The Executive Committee will review and approve all eligible applications. A list of eligible candidates will be prepared and presented to the Board of Directors at the Thursday, August 22, 2019 regular meeting for final approval and publication. The President of the Board of Directors will notify each eligible candidate of application approval within 48 to 72 hours of the August 22, Board meeting.
Candidate names will appear in alphabetical order on the ballot. All qualified nominations will be published in the September and October 2019 newsletters and on the website.
Any candidate may withdraw his or her name up to 48 hours prior to the election by notifying the President of the Board of Directors in writing of his or her request to withdraw from the HCSCC election process.
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Our DME stock has been considerably reduced. It's very rewarding to be able to pass along some of the equipment that we had to those who truly need it. We still have a few items. And, as always, we will accept donations of used DME that can be cleaned up and used again. ... See MoreSee Less
Due to the overwhelming kindness of our seniors and their families, we have an abundance of donated Durable Medical Equipment. All items have been thoroughly cleaned and are in good working order. We have several adjustable beds, bedside comodes, comode boosters, canes, walkers, and wheelchairs. All are provided on a first come / first serve basis to those in need. Please contact our front desk (304-623-6795) to inquire about receiving a piece of equipment. ... See MoreSee Less