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St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
44405 Woodward Avenue
Pontiac, MI 48341

Women's Night Out
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St. Joseph Mercy Oakland To Host Annual Women’s Night Out

Evening to Focus on Women’s Health and Wellness

Pontiac, Mich.—St. Joseph Mercy Oakland (SJMO) will hold its annual Women’s Night Out, to educate women how to be and stay healthy, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at the Auburn Hills Marriott-Pontiac at Centerpoint, 3600 Centerpoint Pkwy., Pontiac.

The evening will include an overview of women’s health and wellness services offered at SJMO to help women on their journey to improve their health and well-being.  SJMO physicians will lead breakout sessions on:

  • Advancements in Obstetrics and Gynecological Care
  • Depression and Stress Management
  • The Advancements in Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery
  • Treatment Options for Incontinence
  • Managing Osteoporosis
  • What You Should Know About Varicose Veins/li>

In addition to the breakout sessions, a strolling supper will be served, and a cash bar will be available.  The evening will feature local vendors, and there will be drawings for gift baskets.

Admission fee is $25 per person, and the public is invited.  Free parking is available.

Reservation deadline is Friday, Oct. 29.  To reserve a spot and register for two breakout sessions, call SJMO, 800-372-6094.

About St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
St Joseph Mercy Oakland is a 443-bed comprehensive, community, teaching hospital and a long-time leader in health care in Oakland County.  Founded in 1927 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph Mercy Oakland has won numerous local and national awards for patient safety, quality and performance, and consistently ranks in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide.  A member of the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, St Joseph Mercy Oakland is a technologically leading hospital that combines advanced medicine and personal care to assist patients on their path to wellness. With dedicated physicians, nurses and hospital staff committed to providing quality care throughout the patient stay, St Joseph Mercy Oakland has truly personalized the patient care experience.

For more information about health services offered at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, please visit  For Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, please visit

About Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) is a newly expanded health care organization serving southeast Michigan. Health coverage spans six counties, including Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne. It includes 537-bed St. Joseph Mercy in Ann Arbor, 443-bed St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac, 304-bed St. Mary Mercy in Livonia, 136-bed St. Joseph Mercy Livingston in Howell, 119-bed St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron, 113-bed Chelsea Community Hospital and 74-bed St. Joseph Mercy Saline. Combined, the seven hospitals are licensed for 1,726 beds, have five outpatient health centers, five urgent care facilities, more than 25 specialty centers; employ more than 14,000 individuals and have a medical staff of nearly 2,700 physicians. 

A member of Trinity Health, the nation’s fourth largest Catholic health care organization, SJMHS is committed to providing a remarkable patient experience by using leading edge technology in a comforting and healing environment. As a mission based organization, Saint Joseph Mercy Health System provides approximately $100 million in community benefit to the communities it serves each year.

For more information on health services offered at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, please visit


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