Category Archives: HEALTH

Scotland County Hospital CEO Addresses Lawmakers in Washington

Written on October 7, 2019 at 8:34 am, by

Earlier this month, the Missouri Hospital Association (MHA) traveled to our nation’s capital with executives from Missouri’s rural hospitals to meet with lawmakers, including Senators Roy Blunt, Josh Hawley and Congressman Sam Graves to discuss the critical role of health care for rural patients and economies and the many difficulties facing rural hospitals. Randy Tobler, […]

Protect Yourself And Loved Ones From the Flu

Written on September 24, 2019 at 12:25 pm, by

Getting your flu shot is important to those around you who may be high-risk for flu complications With ongoing 90-degree temperatures, getting a flu shot is likely not on the radar of Missourians right now. But a Southern California public health system reported a flu-associated death of a 4-year-old who had underlying health issues already […]

Senator Tours Hospital’s Tiger Cub Care Program

Written on September 20, 2019 at 9:46 am, by

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Tuesday, August 27, 2019. Board members present: Curtis Ebeling, Chairman, Lori Fulk-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Joni Lloyd. Absent: Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman Administrative personnel & staff present: Dr. Jeff Davis, CMO, Dr. Lisa Rollison, COS, Michael […]

Randy Tobler, MD, Testifies Before House Sub-Committee on Health Care Reform

Written on August 27, 2019 at 11:04 am, by

Randy Tobler, MD, FACOG, Chief Executive Officer of Scotland County Hospital & Clinics in Memphis, testified in Jefferson City before the Sub Committee on Health Care Reform. The Missouri Hospital Association invited Tobler to testify on behalf of Missouri’s hospitals – to provide perspective as both a physician and hospital CEO about the challenges and […]

Scotland County Hospital Board Sets Tax Rate at August Meeting

Written on August 20, 2019 at 1:34 pm, by

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. Board members present: Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Lori Fulk-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Joni Lloyd. Absent: Curtis Ebeling-Chairman Administrative & personnel present: Dr. Randy Tobler, CEO; Dr. Jeff Davis, CMO; Angela Schmitter, RHIT-Compliance; […]

5th Annual Helping Hands Benefit Will Support Clinic for Special Children

Written on August 13, 2019 at 11:37 am, by

While the Clinic for Special Children is physically located halfway across the nation in Strasburg, Pennsylvania, it has found a home away from home in Scotland County where the community will come together once again to help support the facility’s mission to serve children and adults who suffer from genetic and other complex medical disorders. […]

Free Local Program to Help With Managing Concerns About Falls

Written on July 30, 2019 at 11:32 am, by

Have you turned down a chance to go out with family or friends because you were concerned about falling? Have you cut down on a favorite activity because you might fall? If so, A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls is a program for you. Fear of falling can be just as dangerous as […]

Hospital Board Finalizes Separation Agreement With Ambulance District

Written on July 30, 2019 at 9:22 am, by

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, June 27, 2019. Board members present: Curtis Ebeling-Chairman, Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Lori Fulk-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Joni Lloyd. Personnel present: Dr. Randy Tobler, CEO; Dr. Jeff Davis, CMO; Dr. Lisa Rollison, COS; Michael Brandon, Controller; Elizabeth […]

Scotland County Hospital And Clinics Ramp Up Preventative Services

Written on July 8, 2019 at 1:14 pm, by

By: Dr. Jeff Davis, Family Practice, Memphis Medical Services Scotland County Hospital and its rural health clinics, Memphis Medical Services, Lancaster Medical Services and Wyaconda Medical Services, have recently begun offering a heightened focus on preventative health services. Provisions in the Affordable Care Act of 2010 included programs that would be rolled out year by […]

Hospital Presents Service Awards, Scholarship, Honors Retirees

Written on June 25, 2019 at 10:58 am, by

The Scotland County Hospital (SCH) Employee Committee in Memphis recognized employees for their years of service with the organization and awarded service pins recently. The Hospital is in its 49th year of providing healthcare services in the community and opened its doors in July 1970. Officials from the Scotland County Care Center and the Scotland County Hospital […]