The Dr. Roger E. Marks Healthcare Foundation held the 3rd annual 1 Mile Fun Run, 5k & 10k timed race on Saturday, February 18, 2017. The sun was shining and the weather was absolutely beautiful. This year’s race was a success with 213 participants and 18 generous sponsors. The Marks Foundation has designated the proceeds from this year’s race for the purchase of a new EKG machine for the Cardiopulmonary Department at Glen Rose Medical Center. The cardio department, sees and average 60-70 patients per month depending on cardio patient load. Cardiologists Dr. Deepak Patel and Dr. Andrew Miller see patients at Glen Rose Medical Center on Tuesday and Friday 8:30- 12:00.
The Marks Foundation is excited to be a part of the growth at Glen Rose Medical Center and look forward to many more opportunities to provide medical equipment and scholarship dollars provided through donations and fundraising events. Stay tuned for the Dr. Roger E. Marks Healthcare Foundation website and Facebook page, in the meantime to learn more visit the Glen Rose Medical Center website page under the About tab, opportunities to give or call Lisa Andersen at 254-897-2215.