Category Archives: HEALTH

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 […]

Hospital Affiliation Committee to Meet With Blessing Health Systems This Month

Written on June 25, 2019 at 10:53 am, by

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, May 23, 2019.   Board Present: Curtis Ebeling-Chairman, Joe Doubet- Vice Chairman, Lori Fulk-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Joni Lloyd. Also present: Dr. Randy Tobler; CEO, Dr. Lisa Rollison, COS, Michael Brandon, Controller, Elizabeth Guffey, RN, […]

SCH Among 25 Hospital Selected for National Grant

Written on June 17, 2019 at 9:39 am, by

The Texas A&M University Center for Optimizing Rural Health (CORH) is pleased to announce that Scotland County Hospital is one of 25 hospitals selected to receive technical assistance from CORH. The Texas A&M University Center for Optimizing Rural Health (CORH) was recently created as a technical advisory center for vulnerable rural hospitals; it is a […]

Missouri Medical Marijuana Sample Application Forms, Instructions Now Available

Written on June 6, 2019 at 2:18 pm, by

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) announced the release of the Medical Marijuana Registry (MMR) sample forms and instructions as required by Article XIV of the Missouri Constitution and its associated rules. The forms are published at medicalmarijuana.mo.gov as sample forms for educational purposes to prepare the public and interested stakeholders regarding […]

Hospital Board Approves Wage Increase for Nurses in Face of Critical Shortage

Written on May 30, 2019 at 11:52 am, by

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, April 25th.   Board Present: Curtis Ebeling-Chairman, Joe Doubet- Vice Chairman, Judy Wilson-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk.  Also present: Dr. Randy Tobler, CEO, Michael Brandon, Controller, Lori Nelson, RN-RHC Supervisor, Terri Schmitt, MHA, CPHQ, […]

Scotland County Health Department Schedule

Written on May 24, 2019 at 8:58 am, by

Thursday, May 23 – Clinic hours from 8-11 a.m. for lab draws.  Friday, May 24 – Clinic hours from 8-11 a.m. for lab draws and from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. for fasting blood sugars and cholesterols, blood pressure checks, immunizations, etc. Monday, May 27 – Office closed. Tuesday, May 28 – Clinic hours from […]