COVID-19 Vaccines & Therapies Update Presentation
The purpose of this seminar is to provide an overview of the COVID-19 vaccines and associated therapies presented by Dr. Baird. Dr. Baird is a licensed pharmacist who is board certified in pharmacotherapy. He teaches BIO 4011: Vaccines and Global Health as well as PHR 3102: Pathopharmacology II at Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing. Inija Miller, a senior at BSMCON, presented the first portion of the program, covering the basic science of active and passive immunity.
We are honored to announce the SCHS Medical Library has been named after our beloved Librarian, Mrs. Joan Pollard.
February 2021 – SCHS staff wore red to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease.
On Tuesday, January 26, 2021 we welcomed Bishop Knestout to our hospital and community for the Blessing of Bon Secours Southside Medical Center. This was truly a special day to recognize the milestone of our integration into Bon Secours Richmond’s ministry and to honor the sacrifices and dedication each of you have shown in the midst of our pandemic and this integration. During this day Bishop Knestout had an opportunity to meet some of our frontline associates, engage in dialogue with some representatives from different departments to learn about our culture and service to the community, and offer the blessing.
January 2021- SCHS nursing faculty and students assisted with the COVID-19 vaccine clinic conducted at the Sycamore Building.
This holiday season, the faculty and staff at SCHS spread some holiday cheer by sending Christmas cards to residents in local nursing homes (Dunlop House and Colonial Heights Rehabilitation and Nursing Center).
SCHS students, faculty and staff donated close to 50 boxes to Operation Christmas Child. Thank you to all who contributed.
Thank you to all students, faculty and family members who serve our country. We honor you on Veterans Day and always.
October 2020 – The students and faculty of SCHS donated 355 pounds of non-perishable items to the Colonial Heights Food Pantry. The food and monetary donations will help to provide 3 solid meals to close to 100 people.
Constitution Day was commemorated with patriotic activities and goodies. September 17 th is an American federal observance that recognizes the adoption of the United States Constitution and those who have become U.S. citizens. It is normally observed on September 17, the day in 1787 that delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed the document in Philadelphia.