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St. Mary’s ER Ironton and Family Medical Centers celebrating 10th anniversary of Ironton medical campus with community event
St. Mary’s ER Ironton and Family Medical Centers (FMC) – Ironton are celebrating the 10th anniversary of the St. Mary’s Medical Center Campus Ironton (SMMC) with a community event Friday, July 22 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the campus, located at 1408 Campbell Drive.
The free event will include free hotdogs, soup beans and ice cream treats, all while supplies last. As part of a brief ceremony, the memorial fountain on campus will be dedicated at 3 p.m. During the dedication, Keith Molihan, former CAO executive director, and Dave Milam, construction manager on the Ironton project, will be remembered. Entertainment will feature kids activities and live music from Cole Gannon beginning at 4 p.m. and Souls of the Wounded beginning at 4:30 p.m.
“We are pleased to offer this event and celebrate our first 10 years of our campus dedicated to meeting the health care needs of the Ironton community,” said Angie Swearingen, COO, St. Mary’s Medical Center. “It has truly been a privilege to serve the wonderful people of this area and we look forward to continuing to provide high-quality emergency services, primary care and specialty care in Ironton.”
The FMC, which is the health care extension of the Ironton-Lawrence County Community Action Organization, offers primary care, pediatrics, denistry and behavioral health services at the Ironton Campus.
“Opening the Ironton medical campus was a landmark day for Lawrence County,” said D.R. Gossett, executive director, Ironton-Lawrence County Community Action Organization. “We are proud to be able to offer the highest quality health care services to our community right here in their back yard.”
The St. Mary’s Medical Campus Ironton, which houses St. Mary’s ER Ironton, Family Medical Centers – Ironton Healthcare Campus, St. Mary’s Family Care - Ironton and St. Mary’s Specialty Physicians, had its official ribbon cutting Sunday, July 8, 2012, and opened its doors to the public the following day.