We recognize at Memorial Hospital of Converse County that so often it is the people who truly make a difference not only in our organization but our greater community. As Walt Disney once said, "You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality." And that quote becomes a great deal clearer when we look upon our own staff, who work tirelessly not just to make their own part of the world shine, but seek to make a difference wherever they go.
Who doesn't like to be heard? It's an all too human feeling to not only want to speak out for others but also feel understood yourself. And in a healthcare organization with multiple departments, locations, managers, nurses, support staff not to mention varying shifts and responsibilities, it can be a challenge to bring all voices to the table. It is this unique challenge that Memorial Hospital of Converse County is seeking to meet, and not only meet but solve. We spoke with Chief Nursing Officer, Cristy Cobb, about the Shared Governance Initiative at Memorial Hospital; what it means, how it is proposed to work, and what is the ultimate goal.
Converse County Hospital Foundation Fifty Families Initiative Helps Fund MHCC Technology Needs For New Providers
The Converse County Hospital Foundation is proud to announce that the funds raised from our Fifty Families Program have been applied to facilitate a new and much needed piece of technology for the surgery unit of Memorial Hospital of Converse County.
The Leadership Team at Memorial Hospital of Converse County attended the 2018 WAM (Wyoming Association of Municipalities) Meeting in Pinedale, Wyoming. This year our team accepted with immense gratitude the Hometown Heroes Award on behalf of our entire organization.
Hey parents of student-athletes, what's your schedule look like during any given day, week, or month? Pretty packed right? We all know the realities of having students involved in sports in our homes, that schedule seems forever full and cramming in just one more thing: impossible. But one item that needs to be routinely completed is the school sports physical, so your student can keep participating, keep competing. Knowing the craziness that is the life for parents of student-athletes, we have an annual event at our Medical Office Building that will help take care of this all-important item.
One of the areas our hospital has continuously excelled in recent years has been in the compassionate level of care our patients receive on our third floor. The dedicated nurses, providers, and staff who attend to the needs of our patients define the continued promise we make to our community: "To Deliver Excellent Care With Compassion."
We're happy to announce that our CFO Curtis Dugger, FHFMA, CHFP, recently became a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA)!
New Lullaby Chime Announces Baby Births at MHCC
Memorial Hospital Paramedic Jeremy Littletonhas completed a Community Paramedic Academic Certificate program offered through Idaho State University and has been endorsed by the State of Wyoming as a Community EMS Practitioner. This has included an additional year of coursework on top of his Paramedics Associates degree.
"Today You Are You, That Is Truer Than True. There Is No One Alive Who Is You-er Than You." March 2nd, every year our attention turns towards the words of one Theodore Geisel aka Dr. Seuss. The children's author was born on this day in 1904, and his imaginative and poetic rhyme and meter carved a path in the hearts and minds of generations of children. His words have helped countless children fall in love with Sneetches, Grinches, Wockets, and Whos, they have provided an entry for so many to fall in love with reading. It's no wonder we have made today a celebration of all things book related!