Santa Rosa Medical Center

Five things to know: Stroke risk

Five things to know: Stroke risk

In Santa Rosa County, 6,145 people had a stroke in 2016, according to the Florida Department of Health. And the data does not paint a rosy picture. Strokes and stroke deaths throughout the county have been on the rise for the past five years.   Read the full article in the Aug. 1 issue of […]

New Santa Rosa Medical Center open

New Santa Rosa Medical Center open

Santa Rosa Medical Center’s Dr. Robert Dimick, Dr. Tayisha Vilceus, Dr. Michael Barber, Dr. Sarah Skelly, Monica Vitale, MA, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Danielle Ostrowski, Office Coordinator Beth Cover, Practice Director Nichole Butts, LPN Sharon Yeomans and Physician Assistant Charles Windfelder, Jr. celebrated an open house Saturday for their new facility at the corner of […]

Dr. Michael Barber celebrates 20 years practicing in Navarre

Dr. Michael Barber celebrates 20 years practicing in Navarre

While an all new medical center will be opening its doors soon, Santa Rosa Medical Center patients in Navarre can expect a familiar face. Dr. Michael Barber will be celebrating 20 years of serving patients in Navarre just as the new center on U.S. Highway 98 near Harvest Village Court opens. Read the full article […]

New chamber board sets sights on future of business

New chamber board sets sights on future of business

Seven new board members officially joined the leadership team for the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Saturday as they took the oath of office during the Boots and Bling Annual Awards Banquet and Installation Gala. Some of the directors are faces familiar to the chamber, that through their work have already made an impact […]

4 year old Milton girl found

4 year old Milton girl found

UPDATE:  Alanda Lee McCoy was found this morning around 11:30 a.m. due to a citizen tip. She was located at a home in Santa Rosa County with Kavchak and for all appearances seemed fine. She is being evaluated and questioned. Kavchak is currently being questioned by Milton Police Department.   A Florida AMBER Alert has […]

Health fair and bazaar beneficial in countless ways

Health fair and bazaar beneficial in countless ways

Three years ago the Holley Navarre Senior Center decided to host a Health Fair. It went over well and has since expanded, with a craft bazaar being added to the agenda in each of the last two years. So on Friday morning as visitors strolled through the senior center, they could get a variety of […]

Emergency room expansion underway

Emergency room expansion underway

Santa Rosa Medical Center broke ground Thursday on an expansion program that will more than double the size of the hospital’s emergency department. Construction will take place during the next 12 month, however, the new space is scheduled to open to patients in February 2016. Renovation of the current space should be completed and operational […]