Community News 

Hometown Health awards MCMH with 2017 RISAH Accreditation

Story Submitted HomeTown Health, LLC awarded the 2017 RISAH Accreditation to Madison County Memorial Hospital at the 5th Annual Florida Conference in Orlando, Fl. on Friday, June 23. The goal of the Revenue Integrity Standards and Accreditation for Healthcare (RISAH) is to strengthen the revenue cycle knowledge base and practice of rural hospitals in an ever-changing reimbursement environment and to provide continuous performance improvement by identifying best practice standards and methods of measurement. The primary goal of a Revenue Cycle Department is to safeguard revenue, while meeting or exceeding the cash…

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Health screenings coming to Madison

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Heart and Vascular Institute of North Florida will be sponsoring health screenings on Thursday, July 27, at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park, located at 1051 SW Old St. Augustine Rd., in Madison. Local residents will be able to learn about their specific risk factors for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other potentially serious conditions with an affordable screening provided by Life Line Screening. These screenings can check for: • The level of plaque buildup in your arteries, related to risk for heart disease, stroke and…

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Church 

YOUNG REAPER MISSIONARY BAPTIST PLANS CELEBRATION IN HONOR OF PASTOR

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. In honor of Rev. Earnest Rains’ fourth anniversary as pastor of Young Reaper Missionary Baptist Church, the congregation has planned a weekend of special church services. The first service will take place on Saturday, July 22, at 7 p.m. with refreshments following the service. The next service will be the next morning (July 23) at 11:30 a.m. A covered dish lunch will provide a time of fellowship after the time of worship. Rev. Rains has been in the ministry for 36 or 37 years; however,…

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Church 

Various Musical Artists

Story Submitted Jellystone Park Jam, one of North Florida’s largest multi-day gospel music events, is just two months away and 28 of Christian music’s finest bands are scheduled to appear throughout the weekend. The event will take place at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park in Madison, on Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 14-17. The best part is, admission is free to all Jam events! Jellystone Park Jam will kick off on Thursday evening, Sept. 14, at 6 p.m., with an evening concert featuring the Groves Family, LifeSong, Glory Bound, Calvary Trio, Logan Smith, the…

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