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January 11, 2019

Volunteer Corps Donates to Foundation for Resident Fund at Village Manor

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) recently donated $1200 to the Memorial Health Foundation to go towards the fund which supports the Village Manor Resident Fund. The Village Manor Resident Development Committee will direct how the money in the fund is used for Village Manor. Shown (from left) are Delphine Holston, MHSVC volunteer; Andy […]

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January 11, 2019

Bereavement Support Group Offered in Abilene

Home Health and Hospice of Dickinson County is offering a Bereavement Support Group starting January 22, on Tuesday nights at 6:00. These classes will be held at the Home Health and Hospice office, 1111 N. Brady, Abilene. The meetings will continue on the fourth Tuesday of each month for six months. Chris McKee, LSCSW, Bereavement Counselor, […]

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January 11, 2019

Volunteer Corps Grants Gift to Employer of Choice Committee

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) recently purchased a popcorn machine cart for the Employer of Choice (EOC) committee at Memorial Health System through the volunteers’ annual gifting program. The popcorn machine is a larger machine than the previous one, and is for employee “popcorn days”. The MHSVC holds several fundraisers each year to […]

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January 7, 2019

Abilene Memorial Health System’s Senior Life Solutions Program Offers Helpful Tips for Seniors.

Improving Your Relationship Just in Time for Valentine’s Day. Abilene Memorial Health System’s Senior Life Solutions Program Offers Helpful Tips for Seniors. With the excitement of the New Year winding down, it is now time to start thinking about the season of Love. Many of us have already made New Year’s Resolutions. How about taking […]

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January 7, 2019

Volunteer Corps Donates Lap Robes

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) Craft Committee recently donated 75 handmade lap robes to the residents at Village Manor in Abilene for Christmas. The group also donated lap robes to patients in the ROSE Unit at Memorial Hospital.

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January 4, 2019

Hospice Annual Meeting January 17

Hospice of Dickinson County is hosting the Hospice Annual Meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 17 at the Hospice Conference Room, 1111 N. Brady, Abilene. A year-end summary of Hospice activities will be presented by staff and advisory board members. Light refreshments will be served. All Hospice volunteers and any interested community members are […]

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January 3, 2019

Diabetes Support Group Meets on Tuesday, January 8

The Dickinson County Diabetes Support Group will meet on Tuesday, January 8, at 1:00 p.m. at Memorial Hospital, in Abilene, Conference Room B. Jennifer Kirkpatrick, the dietitian at Memorial Health System, invites anyone with diabetes and/or their family members to join the group. The New Year is often a time that people reflect on the […]

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January 2, 2019

MHS Employees Donate to Abilene Community Meal

Employees of Memorial Health System (MHS) recently wore blue jeans at work for another “Jeans Day” fundraiser. Employees who made a donation of at least $5 were allowed to wear blue jeans on the last Friday of December. The day was organized by the MHS Employer of Choice (EOC) committee. A total donation of $185 […]

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December 27, 2018

Solomon Presbyterian Ladies Donate Christmas Trees for Hospital Rooms

The Solomon Presbyterian ladies group made a donation of small, table-top sized Christmas trees to Memorial Hospital in Abilene on the Friday before Christmas. The group of 14 woman decorated the trees for the season, which were placed in the patient rooms at the hospital along with greeting cards they made and help spread some […]

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December 14, 2018

MHS Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Photo: MHS Physical Therapist, Jacob Loucks works with Calita Niland (seated). Winter is a time for working out in the gym. You stretch, you lift, you run, you exercise, yet something doesn’t feel quite right. You don’t know what it is or what to do about it. Maybe it is time to schedule an appointment […]

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