Healthcare Professional Appreciation Week

  • Dates:

    September 27, 2021 - October 1, 2021

    Recurring daily

  • Time:

    All Day Event

Overview

The City of Stillwater Mayor and Council declared Monday, September 27 - Friday, October 1, 2021 as Healthcare Professional Appreciation Week in Stillwater. Citizens, businesses, and organizations are encouraged to participate in the week's activities and support our healthcare professionals who "continuously serve on the frontline to battle COVID-19 in addition to countless hours addressing other health emergencies and concerns."


Monday, Sept 27: Citizens are encouraged to tie a white ribbon around trees, poles, mailboxes, front porch banisters, and etc. as a "ribbon of hope" amid the health crisis and for our healthcare professionals. 


Tuesday, Sept. 28: Participate and/or encourage friends and family to receive COVID-19 vaccination(s). Share your vaccination pictures on social media and use hashtag #SleevesUpStillwater.


Wednesday, Sept. 29: Send a card or letter of appreciation to our healthcare professionals. Citizens are encouraged to send their notes of appreciation to their personal doctor's office and/or Stillwater Medical Center staff, using mailing address:


Stillwater Medical Center Administration
1323 W. 6th Street
Stillwater, OK 74074


Thursday, Sept. 30: Stillwater Police and Fire Parade for Healthcare Professionals through the SMC parking lots and around the hospital beginning at 6:30 pm. The event will be live-streamed on the City of Stillwater Facebook page. Last day to sign up for Stillwater's COVID-19 vaccination incentive contest.


Friday, October 1: Share a kind message of support for Stillwater Healthcare Professionals on your social media, include pictures if you can, and tag @StillwaterMedicalCenter and use hashtag #SleevesUpStillwater,, and watch the live drawing for Stillwater's COVID-19 vaccination incentive contest on @CityOfStillwater Facebook or television (AT&T U-Verse channel 99 or Suddenlink channel 14). 


Throughout the week, participating local businesses will host discount sale vents for healthcare professionals who present their work ID. Also, there will be opportunities for citizens and organizations to donate funds to local businesses to have a "tab" for healthcare professionals to utilize (example: a free coffee at participating business)

Healthcare Professional Appreciation Week
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  • Stillwater Community
  • Recurring daily