Samaritan Medical Center is involved in a lot of health-related activities in the region.
Jim Steggeman, Samaritan's director of oncology, gave a brief rundown during the hospital's weekly Morning Checkup segment on 7 News This Morning.
- Clifton-Fine Central School is having its second annual health fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, June 3. It's sponsored through the Wilderness Healthcare Foundation.
- Samaritan is a sponsor of the Gouverneur Breast Cancer Walk (7 News is also a sponsor) on Saturday, May 19.
- Samaritan is also heavily involved in the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life on Friday, June 8.
Steggeman also gave a brief update on construction of the hospital's cancer center. It's expected to open in October.
Watch the video for details.