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Beginning Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 8:00am, Weems Memorial Hospital will have a physician on-site 24/7 at the Weems Medical Center West clinic.  Weems Medical Center West is located at 137 12th Street in Apalachicola, next door to the Franklin County Health Department. Parking will be located in the existing ER parking lot. For further information, call (850)653-1525.


NOW ACCEPTING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

FOR EMT / PARAMEDIC STUDENTS

George E. Weems Memorial Hospital is now offering scholarships to EMT / Paramedic students. To be considered, applicants must meet the following requirements.  Once all items are received, applicants may be contacted for an interview.

1.  A completed scholarship application

2.  High School or College transcripts (B average / CGPA of 3.0 or above)

3.    Proof of acceptance to an EMT or Paramedic program which is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP)

4.  A letter of recommendation from a former teacher or employer

5.  A one page essay explaining why you should be awarded a scholarship

6.  A copy of your background report (Background reports are conducted by your school prior to final acceptance into the EMT or Paramedic program.) 

Scholarships will be awarded to a limited number of students.  The number of scholarships will be based on actual/projected staffing needs.  

Send your completed packet to: 

George E. Weems Memorial Hospital

c/o Heather Huron

135 Avenue G 

Apalachicola, FL 32320-1613

NOTE: Any application submitted with missing information will not be considered.

For more information, please e-mail hhuron@weemsmemorial.com or call (850)653-8853 ext. 101 



 WEEMS CLINIC IN CARRABELLE NOW OPEN ON SATURDAYS

Weems Medical Center East clinic in Carrabelle is now open each Saturday from 8am until noon.  

 Appointments are available and walk-ins are always welcome! 

Call (850)697-2345 for an appointment or stop by the clinic at 110 NE 5th Street in Carrabelle.

 



TOBACCO CESSATION CLASSES

The Tools to Quit program is a FREE two-hour tobacco cessation program held to assist those using any form of tobacco products (cigarettes, cigars, snuff, dip, etc.) with quitting. Nicotine replacement therapy (nicotine patches, gum, etc.) are FREE and are provided to active participants. Please contact Emily Kohler at 850-224-1177 and/or at ekohler@bigbendahec.org for more information.



ATTENTION CAPITAL HEALTH PLAN MEMBERS

Weems Memorial Hospital is a network provider of emergency, swingbed, and radiology services for Capital Health Plan members.

 


 




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