Dr. Brown Elected Memorial Hospital’s Chief of Medical Staff

Dr. Megan Brown will serve as Memorial Hospital Chief of Staff for 2020-21. Dr. Megan Brown has been elected to serve as Memorial Hospital’s Chief of Medical Staff of the Full Medical Staff for 2020-2021. Dr. Brown is a family medicine/obstetrics physician with Heartland Health Care Clinic. The Chief of Medical Staff serves as the […]

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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, January 28 at 6:00 p.m. These classes are held at the Home Health and Hospice office, 1111 N. Brady, Abilene. Chris McKee, LSCSW, Bereavement Counselor, serves as the group facilitator. These gatherings are […]

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Bereavement Support Group Offered in Herington

Home Health and Hospice of Dickinson County is offering a Bereavement Support Group monthly in Herington. The next class will be on Tuesday, January 21, at 6:00 p.m. These classes are held at the Home Health and Hospice office, 11 N. Broadway, Herington. Chris McKee, LSCSW, Bereavement Counselor, serves as the group facilitator. These gatherings […]

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MHS Respiratory Care Director, Eric Kohn, Retires

MHS Respiratory Care Director, Eric Kohn will retire today, Monday, January 13, 2020. After a thirty-seven year career in respiratory therapy, Kohn is ready to move on to other things. “I am sure my wife, Debra, will have a list of honey do’s for me,” Kohn said with a smile. “I have also signed up […]

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MHS February Board Meeting

The February Monthly Board of Director’s (BOD) Meeting of Memorial Health System will be Tuesday, February 4, beginning at 12:30 p.m. in the 2nd Floor BOD Room of Memorial Hospital.

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Aquatics Therapy to be Featured at Lunch Meeting

Jeff Sanborn, Memorial Health System (MHS) Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Director, will be the guest speaker at the next Healthwise 55 luncheon. He will speak on the topic of “Aquatics Therapy”. The event will be on Thursday, January 16, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Nichols Education Center (lower level of the child care […]

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First Baby of the New Year Celebrated at Memorial Hospital

Congratulations to Allison Kohls and Matthew Ebright who delivered the first baby in 2020 at Memorial Hospital in Abilene. Evelyn Renae Ebright was born on Thursday, January 2, 2020, at 11:14 a.m., in the Birthing Center at Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. The family received a newborn […]

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Visitation Restricted at Memorial Hospital

Memorial Health System is announcing that visitation is restricted at Memorial Hospital in Abilene for patient and visitor protection due to the prevalence of illness in the community. Memorial Hospital has restricted visitation to immediate family members only. Immediate family members should not visit if they are feeling ill or have had close contact with […]

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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 a Friday in December. The day was organized by the MHS Employer of Choice (EOC) committee. A total donation of $235 was […]

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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 the week before Christmas. The group of woman decorated the trees for the season, which were placed in the patient rooms at the hospital along with greeting cards they made. This is the second consecutive year […]

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