March 1, 2019

Diabetes Support Group Meets on Tuesday, March 5

The Dickinson County Diabetes Support Group will meet on Tuesday, March 5, 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. Jandi Wells from Senior Life Solutions will join the group and discuss […]

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February 28, 2019

Impact’s Weight Loss Challenge Winners

Photo: Impact Sports & Fitness 2019 Weight Loss Challenge winners, pictured left to right are:  Team Trainer, Laurol Overlease; 3rd place, Teresa Hudson; Team Trainer, Anita Larson; and 1st place, Rod Jones. Not pictured: 2nd place, Brent Wilson. The challenge has been met, and the winnings have been awarded to the top three winners of […]

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February 27, 2019

MHS Employees Donate to Resident’s Fund at Village Manor

Employees of Memorial Health System (MHS) recently wore blue jeans at work for another “Jeans Day” fundraiser. Employees who make a donation of at least $5 are allowed to wear blue jeans on the last Friday of the month. A total donation of just over $294 was presented to Village Manor in Abilene for their […]

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February 25, 2019

Village Manor to Have Chili Feed – Tours Available

Village Manor long-term care facility, 705 North Brady in Abilene, is hosting a community chili feed on Monday, March 11, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Come by for some wonderful food prepared by the Dietary staff of Village Manor. While you are there, get a tour of the 78-bed facility which offers person-centered care […]

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February 22, 2019

Volunteer Corps Grants Gift to Respiratory Care and Cardiac Rehab Departments

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) recently purchased two crash carts for the Respiratory Care and Cardiac Rehabilitation departments at Memorial Hospital through the volunteers’ annual gifting program. The new locking carts are organized exactly as the carts in other departments at the hospital so staff can easily, and quickly, locate what they need. […]

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February 18, 2019

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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February 15, 2019

Volunteer Corps Grants Gift to Community Affairs/Marketing Department

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) recently purchased a camera for the Community Affairs/Marketing Department at Memorial Health System (MHS) through the volunteers’ annual gifting program. The camera is used to take photos of many activities, events, and for press releases (such as this one) throughout MHS. The MHSVC holds several fundraisers each year […]

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February 12, 2019

Memorial Hospital Mammography Services Receives Accreditation and Certification

Memorial Hospital mammography technologists (from left) Ryann Woodall and Dee Parker stand alongside Radiology Department Manager Rhonda Schmid who is holding the certificate for the department’s recently received ACR accreditation. Memorial Hospital Mammography Services has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and is in compliance with FDA […]

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