Sacred Heart Health System

Law of motion causes Gulf Breeze traffic standstills

Law of motion causes Gulf Breeze traffic standstills

Sir Isaac Newton could have told you so: There would be consequences to tinkering with the timing of traffic lights in the City of Gulf Breeze in an effort to smooth vehicular flow on Highway 98. The 17th Century physicist unintentionally forecast the city’s newest challenge for motorists when he wrote his celebrated Third Law […]

Pediatric center opens in Gulf Breeze

Pediatric center opens in Gulf Breeze

A new 8,000 square-foot pediatric facility in Gulf Breeze opened its doors July 14. Sacred Heart Pediatric Care Center, located at the corner of Gulf Breeze Boulevard and Daniel Road, will offer diagnostic X-ray and outpatient pediatric physical, occupational, speech and food-aversion therapies. The center is staffed by Sacred Heart Medical Group pediatricians Dr. Brandy […]

Seniors’ preventive health checkups can make big difference in the long run

Seniors’ preventive health checkups can make big difference in the long run

Major health issues are tough to ignore. But all too often older adults, particularly those 65 or older, come up with a reason not to take part in routine clinical services that could end up preventing more serious health problems down the road. Dr. Anita Westafer of Sacred Heart Health System specializes in preventive care […]

Sacred Heart refuses homeowners’ plea on clinic

Sacred Heart refuses homeowners’ plea on clinic

Although a member of the Sacred Heart Health System’s development team finally agreed to meet with the leader of several homeowner groups in Tiger Point East, the controversial entrance to a new clinic won’t be relocated. “They listened. They heard our ideas for an alternate access point that we feel would be safer and smooth […]

Sacred Heart shuns homeowners’ meeting request

Sacred Heart shuns homeowners’ meeting request

Ten Tiger Point homeowner associations are finding no success in their efforts to meet with Sacred Heart Health System officials over the controversy surrounding construction of a new clinic. A spokesman for the nonprofit company based in Pensacola told the Navarre Press this week that Sacred Heart has no response to an invitation from the […]