Teche Regional Donates Money to Local Roots and Ribbons Foundation

December 5, 2017

Teche Regional Medical Center CEO, Aphreikah DuHaney-West and employees presented The Roots and Ribbon's Foundation president,Maureen Alfred with a check for $1000.00. The money was raised by Teche Regional employees buying t-shirts. The Roots & Ribbons Foundation is a local non-profit organization that pays for women in our parish to have a mammogram if they cannot afford one. In addition, they are now offering support for women diagnosed with Breast Cancer pay for things such as travel for their treatment, wigs, scarves, etc. All of the money supports residents of St. Mary Parish

About Teche Regional Medical Center

Teche Regional Medical Center, located in Morgan City, Louisiana is a 167-bed hospital staffed and ready to serve St. Mary Parish and beyond by providing inpatient and outpatient services 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. Our dedicated, professional staff members along with our highly skilled physicians deliver quality health care close to home. Our patient experience is our top priority and we continuously strive to be the hospital of choice for our community. Fully accredited by The Joint Commission, Teche Regional provides a broad range of healthcare services important to the health of our patients. More information about the hospital can be found at

About LifePoint Health

LifePoint Health┬« (NASDAQ: LPNT) 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 in 22 states.  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  All references to "LifePoint," "LifePoint Health", or the "Company" used in this release refer to affiliates or subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc.