Some days it might be easier to be the CEO than others, but Wednesday afternoon Mineral Area Regional Medical Center CEO Lynn Mergen appeared to be taking it all in stride. Mergen was participating in a dunking booth in honor of National Hospital Week, which is next week. “It’s all for a good cause,” he [...]
Farmington, MO May 8, 2013–Mineral Area Regional Medical Center was recognized with an “A” Hospital Safety Score byThe Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The A score was awarded in the latest update to theHospital Safety ScoreSM, the A, B, C, D or F scores [...]
Welcome to these new employees at Mineral Area Regional. Front row (left to right): Linda U (Behavioral Health), Tiffany J (Clinic Corp), Amanda A (Radiology), Tara M (Behavioral Health). Back row (left to right): Brian R (Housekeeping), Stanton T (Business Office), Jeffrey S (Behavioral Health), Dorothy K (Volunteer).
Many staff and employees wore RED on Friday Feb 1 to raise awareness about Heart Disease and to kick off our fundraising season. Heart Disease is the #1 killer of people in St. Francois County. Mineral Area Regional is a proud sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Annual Heart Walk. The 2013 “Walk to Tackle [...]
John Grechus, MD William Sippo, MD Farmington, Missouri, January, 2, 2013 — The Mineral Area Regional Board of Trustees welcomes John [...]
But disease may be controlled with proper medical oversight and a healthier lifestyle November may be designated as Diabetes Awareness Month, but most people already know a friend or family member, or several, afflicted with the disease. To many, diabetes is simply referred to as the “sugar disease” and it ends there. But that [...]
The Heartland Chapter Emergency Nurses Association hosted their first Annual Awards Banquet on Friday October 12th at Roseners Banquet Hall in appreciation of Emergency Nurses Week. The Heartland Chapter was established June 2011 by devoted Emergency Nurses and Leaders spanning several counties in our region including Crawford, Iron, Madison, Perry, St Francois, Ste Genevieve, and [...]