First Baby of the New Year Celebrated at Memorial Hospital

Pictured, left to right: Michelle McClanahan, MHS Director of Volunteer Services; Katrina Clark, Isabelle Clark, Russell Clark, and Katie Snapp, Birthing Center Registered Nurse.   Congratulations to Katrina and Russell Clark who delivered the first baby in 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Abilene. Isabelle Elizabeth Clark was born on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at 1:26 […]

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Local Boy Still Helping to Comfort Other Children

Cooper Holloway, of Abilene, continues to help comfort children at medical facilities with his “Cooper’s Care Cases”. Cooper recently donated another 250 “cases” (draw-string bags) to Memorial Hospital in Abilene. They will be given to children who are patients in the Emergency Department, Laboratory, Radiology, Inpatient Unit, and Heartland Health Care Clinic. Cooper again had […]

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MHS Employees Donate to City of Abilene for Resident Water Bill Assistance

Employees of Memorial Health System (MHS) recently wore blue jeans at work for a “Jeans Day” fundraiser. Employees who made a donation of at least $5 were allowed to wear blue jeans on Friday, December 18th. Employees could also wear an ugly Christmas sweater or a Christmas themed shirt if they chose. A total donation […]

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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 once again to Memorial Hospital in Abilene the week of Christmas. The group of 15 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 […]

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COVID-19 Vaccinations Begin for Memorial Health System Staff

Holly Pomeroy (left), Registered Nurse and OB Unit Coordinator, was the first Memorial Health System employee to receive the COVID-19 vaccine Thursday morning. Registered Nurse and Quality and Risk Manager, Carolyn Mikesell (right), is shown administering the shot. Memorial Health System (MHS) in Abilene received the COVID-19 vaccine Thursday morning with cheers, and tears, of […]

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MHS Volunteer Corps Donates More Holiday Lights and Decorations

Memorial Health System (MHS) in Abilene has added to their holiday lights and decorations. New red ribbons were added to the front of Memorial Hospital and additional snowflakes were added to the poles in the east parking lot of the hospital. The lights and ribbons were donated by the Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC). […]

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Holm Automotive Center Donates Bears to Memorial Hospital in Abilene

Pictured left to right: Holm Automotive employees Dede Brunner, Tim Holm (owner), Melissa Burchett, Michelle Holt, Kim Stivers (of Memorial Health System), Ross Taplin, and Deb Foltz Holm Automotive Center donated cuddly bears to Memorial Hospital, in Abilene, to be given to patients young or old that could use a soft bear. Holm Automotive Center appreciates […]

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