Slidell Elks Lodge helps SMH Cardio & Pulmonary Rehab

Members of the Slidell Elks Lodge 2321 recently presented a donation of $958 to the Slidell Memorial Hospital Foundation. The donation has gone directly to the SMH Cardio and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit to further support their work with local residents. Pictured during the official presentation of the donation are (from left) Nicole Barrios, Tiffany Brauner, Slidell Elks member Bill Graff, Rebecca Stubenrauch, Tina Westbrook, SMH Foundation Executive Director Laurie Panzeca and Eric Mavor. SMH Foundation is a private non-profit 501c3 working to provide funding for programs of Slidell Memorial Hospital, including the Parenting Center, Regional Cancer Center, Employee Benevolence Fund and equipment upgrades at the hospital.


Slidell Memorial Hospital is a full-service 229-bed acute care not-for-profit community hospital located at 1001 Gause Blvd., in the heart of Slidell. Founded in 1959, SMH serves as a primary healthcare resource for families in St. Tammany Parish, La.; and, Pearl River County, Miss. For more information, visit . The hospital’s main phone number is (985) 280-2200.

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