Tag Archives: Ambulance

Scotland County Hospital to Purchase Memphis Community Pharmacy

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, December 27, 2018.   Board members present: Curtis Ebeling, Chairman, Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Bob Neese-treasurer and Members  Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk.  Absent: Judy Wilson, Secretary Others present:  Dr. Randy Tobler, CEO, Dr. Jeff Davis, CMO, Michael Brandon, […]

Hospital to Transition Management, Operations Back to Ambulance District

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, November 29, 2018.   Board members present: Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Bob Neese-treasurer and Members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk.  Vice Chairman Doubet called the meeting to order at 5:38 pm.  Heather Ayer Heather Ayer, RN, Quality Improvement & Safety, […]

Care Center Completes Full Evacuation Drill in Minutes

While it was only a drill, residents and staff of the Scotland County Care Center and volunteers from the local emergency services, got firsthand experience with a complete evacuation of the local nursing home on Thursday, September 20th. “We are required to perform a full evacuation drill once a year,” said Administrator Daisy Murphy. “This […]

Hospital Board Approves Money From Equipment Fund to Purchase Patient Power Lift for Ambulance Truck

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, August 30, 2018. Present: Curtis Ebeling- Chairman, Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Judy Wilson-secretary, Members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk. Others present: Dr. Randy Tobler; CEO, Michael Brandon, Controller, Elizabeth Guffey, RN, CNO, Angela Schmitter, RHIT, Heather Ayer, RN, […]

Hospital Board Approves Changes to Employee Health Plan

The Scotland County Hospital  Board of Directors met in regular session on Tuesday, April 24. Present were Curtis Ebeling-Chairman (arriving at 6:55 pm), Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Judy Wilson-Secretary (arriving at 5:40 pm), Robert Neese-Treasurer (arriving 5:44 pm), Members: Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk. Others present were Dr. Randy Tobler, CEO, Dr. Lisa Rollison, COS, Elizabeth […]

Scotland County Ambulance District Upgrades Fleet

The Scotland County Ambulance District recently took ownership of a new 2016 Ford F450 chassis ambulance truck. This new ambulance is American made in Sumner, IA, and this marks the first time the county will have a 4-wheel-drive ambulance. The new ambulance is equipped with a ‘power load’ which is a lift in the truck […]

Ambulance Service Personnel to be Staffed in House 24/7

Starting August 31, 2015, Scotland County Hospital Ambulance Department will be staffed on location/in-house 24/7 365 days a year. This staffing change will allow for immediate response to emergent calls within our first due response district, and assistance in the hospital, when requested.  With this staffing change, EMS will arrive in a timelier manner.  This […]

Local Heroes to Be Honored During National EMS Week

During National Emergency Medical Services Week, communities across the nation such as Scotland County, recognize the tremendous role that EMS personnel make to insure the health of  community members. The 24 hours a day, seven days a week dedication is demonstrated rather clearly in this statistic – more than 36 million patients were cared for […]