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Shurtech Opens On-Site Employee Health Clinic

Doing what’s best for employees and seeking progressive ways to control employee benefit costs, ShurTech Brands LLC recently opened an employee health clinic in its Avon headquarters facility. Operated and staffed by Cleveland Clinic physician assistant Stacey Herman and includes an exam room and lab. The space will give ShurTech’s more than 350 employees convenient access to world-class health care.

“Within our health system, we have taken steps toward value-based care and cost containment through management of chronic conditions,” says Joseph Knapp, MD, Regional Administration, who directs the new clinic. “Now, through this relationship with ShurTech, we have extended the model into an employer setting.”


Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital now open!

Designed as a “hospital of the future,” Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital is now open to the public.

"Avon Hospital marks a historic advance for Cleveland Clinic," Dr. Toby Cosgrove, president and CEO of Cleveland Clinic, said in a news release. "This is the first regional hospital we've designed and built from the ground up. This is a new kind of hospital for a new era. It incorporates everything we've learned about delivering 21st century healthcare."

Richard E. Jacobs Health Center hosted a Spa Day for breast cancer survivors

Twenty women celebrated their breast cancer survival with a day of pampering, provided by members of Richard E. Jacobs’ breast health team. The survivors were treated to a morning of free facials, make-up application and mini massages. Afterwards, the women enjoyed lunch and an afternoon of educational talks on skincare after cancer, breast reconstruction and nutrition after cancer from Cleveland Clinic experts.

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