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Bereavement Support Group Offered in Herington – May 17

Home Health and Hospice of Dickinson County is offering a Bereavement Support Group in Herington. The next class will be on Tuesday, May 17, at 6:00 p.m. These classes are held at the Home Health and Hospice office, 11 N. Broadway, Herington. Susie Gassman, Bereavement Coordinator, serves as the group facilitator.  These gatherings are designed […]

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MHS Employees Donate to Abilene Parks and Recreation

Employees of Memorial Health System (MHS) wore blue jeans at work for a “Jeans Day” fundraiser on Fridays throughout the month of April. Employees make a donation, of at least $5, and are allowed to wear blue jeans at work. A total donation of $960 was presented to Abilene Parks and Recreation. The money is […]

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MHS May Board Meeting

The May Monthly Board of Director’s (BOD) Meeting of Memorial Health System (MHS) will be Tuesday, May 10, at 1:00 p.m. (time change from usual 12:30 p.m.) in the 2nd Floor BOD Room of Memorial Hospital in Abilene.

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High School Students Tour Memorial Hospital

A group of Chapman High School students, interested in a career in health care, recently visited the medical departments of Memorial Hospital in Abilene. They are pictured in the Emergency Department learning about the Avera eEmergency system. Open 24/7, the ER is equipped to handle any patient who comes through the door. However, access to […]

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Bingo Party Held for MHS Volunteers

A Memorial Health System (MHS) Volunteer Appreciation Bingo Party was recently held at the Nichols Education Center in Abilene. The event was a “Thank You” to MHS Volunteer Corps members and Hospice of Dickinson County volunteers for the tremendous care and support they provide. Photo 1: is the group of volunteers in attendance playing bingo […]

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Bereavement Support Group Offered in Abilene

Home Health and Hospice of Dickinson County is offering a Bereavement Support Group in Abilene. The next class will be on Tuesday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. These classes are held at the Home Health and Hospice office, 1111 N. Brady, Abilene. Lindsey Brummer, Bereavement Coordinator, serves as the group facilitator. These gatherings are designed […]

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Volunteer Appreciation Bingo to be April 20th

Pictured: Memorial Health System (MHS) Volunteer Corps member Delphine Holston checks her bingo card at a past MHS Volunteer Appreciation Bingo Party. A Memorial Health System (MHS) Volunteer Appreciation Bingo Party will take place at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20, at the Nichols Education Center (lower level of Abilene Childcare Learning Center 2), 1003 […]

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April is Occupational Therapy Month

April is Occupational Therapy Month. Both physical and occupational therapists help after an illness or injury, but occupational therapists focus on helping patients to regain their ability to perform daily living and work activities. As occupational therapists like to say, they focus on “ADL…activities of daily living.” Occupational therapy targets different areas to include physical, […]

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