April 18, 2019

MHS May Board Meeting

The May Monthly Board of Director’s (BOD) Meeting of Memorial Health System will be Tuesday, May 14th, beginning at 12:30 p.m. in the 2nd Floor BOD Room of Memorial Hospital. At 2:00 p.m., or immediately following the May monthly BOD meeting, the Annual Meeting of Hospital District No. 1 of Dickinson County, Kansas (d/b/a Memorial […]

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April 16, 2019

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. Pictured (at left) is the group of volunteers in attendance playing […]

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April 11, 2019

Volunteer Corps Donates to Transportation Fund

The Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps (MHSVC) recently donated $1200 to the Memorial Health Foundation. The donation is designated for the Abilene Public Transportation Fund, a fund that provides public transportation rides to and from medical appointments within Abilene city limits. Shown, from left, are: Linda Padgett, MHSVC member; Michelle McClanahan, MHS Transportation Committee member; […]

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April 10, 2019

Memorial Hospital and Village Manor Lift Visitation Restriction

Memorial Health System is pleased to announce that the restriction placed on visitation at Memorial Hospital and Village Manor in Abilene has been lifted. Visitation was restricted as a precautionary measure to protect the health of patients, visitors, and staff. The restriction has been in place since February 18, 2019 due to wide-spread illness in […]

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April 8, 2019

Home Health & Hospice of Dickinson County to Host Caregiver Support Group April 9

Home Health & Hospice of Dickinson County will host a support group for caregivers on Tuesday, April 9th, at 6:30 p.m. in their office conference room located at 1111 N. Brady, Abilene. Chris McKee, LSCSW, Bereavement Counselor, will be the facilitator. Speaking on the topic of “facility placement and resources” will be Amanda Shirack, LBSW, Social […]

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April 4, 2019

Community Helpers Week Celebrated at Learn and Grow Depot

The first week of April was recognized as Community Helpers Week at Learn and Grow Depot in Abilene. As part of the week, Jeremy Stuck with the Abilene Fire Department spoke to some of the children about fire safety, what he would look like when fighting a fire, some of the equipment used to fight […]

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April 2, 2019

MHS Employees Donate to Foundation for Public Transportation Fund

Employees of Memorial Health System (MHS) wore blue jeans on March 29th 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 over $250 was presented to the Memorial Health Foundation for […]

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March 15, 2019

Clark Receives Emerging Leader Award

Justin Clark, Abilene High School Athletic Trainer from Memorial Health System Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, recently received the Emerging Leader Award from the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) State Association Advisory Committee (SAAC). NATA formally recognizes leaders in the athletic training profession at the state level through this award. The award requires the recipient to […]

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