Tag Archives: Scotland County Hospital

Scotland County Hospital And Clinics Ramp Up Preventative Services

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 […]

Misinformed

To the Editor: The well-known Missourian, Mark Twain, once said:  “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re misinformed.” Mr. Clemens would surely not disparage The Memphis Democrat nor its editor, Chris Feeney. However, he might have a thing or two to say about recent “Letters to the Editor” […]

Hospital Presents Service Awards, Scholarship, Honors Retirees

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

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, […]

Pharmacy Debate

SCMH has been a lifesaver for so many people living here in rural Northeast Missouri.  Thank you to the people along the way; nursing staff, doctors, all the ancillary staff (who haven’t been outsourced) for caring for us.  Now, it appears the CEO and elected board members have put our hospital on “life support”.  Their […]

SCH Among 25 Hospital Selected for National Grant

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 […]

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

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 Hospital Receives GOLD Award for High Quality Care

Scotland County Hospital has received the TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Gold Award from TMF® Health Quality Institute. The TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Award program is sponsored by TMF, the Arkansas Hospital Association, Oklahoma Hospital Association, Oklahoma State Office of Rural Health, Texas Hospital Association and Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals. It recognizes hospitals […]

Hospital Board Receives Update on Purchase of Pharmacy

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, February 28th.   Board members present: Curtis Ebeling-Chairman, Joe Doubet- Vice Chairman, Judy Wilson-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk. Others present:  Dr. Randy Tobler; CEO, Dr. Jeff Davis, CMO, Michael Brandon, Controller, Elizabeth Guffey, RN, […]

Scotland County Hospital Mammography Department Earns ACR Accreditation

Scotland County Hospital has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Mammography is a specific type of imaging test that uses a low-dose X-ray system to examine breasts. A mammography exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the early […]