The Lily Pad, 08.29.22

August 29, 2022

Monday Motivation

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”

—Nelson Mandela

Happy Health Unit Coordinators Week

When our patients with cancer have questions or need support after hours, they’re never left alone. Instead, our nurse navigators are on call 24/7. They help patients understand complex medical terms,  care plans, and also provide emotional support. Check out this video about our nurse navigators and hear their patients’ heartfelt thanks.

Making Health Possible

This week, Hank has rounded up a bunch of great content around respiratory and pulmonary illnesses, and six, rewarding reasons to quit smoking if you’re still addicted to cigarettes. Check out the links below, and find even more helpful content at

What is COPD? Understand causes, symptoms, and treatment.

What about childhood asthma? Stay ahead by learning the triggers.  

Still smoking? Here’s what you gain when you quit. 

Transforming Care for Survivors of Sexual Assault

The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners Program (SANE), a partnership with Henry Community Health, Rush Memorial Hospital, and our local prosecutors’ offices, provides 24-hour confidential services to survivors of sexual assault in our community. Thanks to the program, specially trained nurses and nurse practitioners provide free examinations to document survivors’ stories and preserve legal evidence for law enforcement. Learn more about the launch of this program on our website

Hank’s Dad Joke of the Week

Q: Did you hear about the surgeon who enjoyed performing quick surgeries on insects?

A: He did one on the fly.

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We Make Health Possible

As East Central Indiana’s population grows, we’re putting health care where people need it most. Besides Hancock Regional Hospital, ranked as one of the nation’s safest by the Lown Hospital Index, our network includes more than 30 other locations near your home or work.

Learn More about Hancock