LifePoint Health Donates $100K to Hurricane Relief
November 7, 2018
Contributions from healthcare company to aid Hurricanes Florence and Michael recovery efforts
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (October 19, 2018) – LifePoint Health, a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®, has contributed $100,000 toward recovery and relief efforts following Hurricanes Florence and Michael.
To aid in recovery efforts following Hurricane Florence’s devastating path through the Carolinas, LifePoint donated $25,000 to Samaritan’s Purse, an international relief organization which mobilized multiple teams to assist homeowners with flood cleanup, and $25,000 to Feeding the Carolinas, a network of food banks in North and South Carolina which has been actively working to get necessary food and supplies to affected areas.
LifePoint also contributed $50,000 to Americares to aid in relief efforts following Hurricane Michael’s catastrophic landfall and impact on the Florida Panhandle and the southeastern U.S. Americares is an international healthcare organization providing emergency medical relief and quality healthcare to communities across the globe.
LifePoint has a significant footprint across the southeastern U.S., with facilities in Alabama, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. While the company’s facilities were spared the brutal effects of the two storms, the company recognizes that recovery for impacted areas is a monumental undertaking and is proud to support these organizations’ efforts to bring life-saving aid, medical care and rebuilding assistance to those in need.
About LifePoint Health
LifePoint Health® is a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®. Through its subsidiaries, it provides quality inpatient, outpatient and post-acute services close to home. LifePoint owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers, and post-acute facilities across the country. It is the sole community healthcare provider in the majority of the non-urban communities it serves. More information about the Company can be found at www.LifePointHealth.net. All references to “LifePoint,” “LifePoint Health” or the “Company” used in this release refer to affiliates or subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc.