SoutheastHEALTH Receives $13,000 Donation from Local IHOP

December 05, 2014

Andy and Anissa Patel, owners of the new IHOP restaurant in Cape Girardeau, recently donated $13,000 to SoutheastHEALTH Foundation – $7,000 for breast cancer patients through the Southeast Cancer Center Patient Experience Fund and $6,000 for Southeast’s new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and its Women’s & Children’s Services. Cancer Center and NICU staff turned out for the check presentation and ribbon cutting ceremony along with representatives of the Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce. Pictured in front row from left: SoutheastHEALTH Marketing Director Shauna Hoffman; Oncology Nurse Navigator Rachel Craig; Dr. Paul A. Caruso, neonatologist and NICU medical director; Anissa and Andy Patel; Mike Crouch, IHOP general manager; and Chamber Ambassador Connie Mahathath.