Posted: 12/28/2016 in Hospice
Hospice of Comfort, a service of Regional Medical Center in Manchester, has offered comfort, love, and respect to those on their end-of-life journey for over 22 years. Hospice volunteers are a crucial piece of the compassionate and supportive services provided. As an active volunteer since 2007, Carol Tutton of Delaware is recognized as the 2016 Hospice of Comfort Volunteer of the Year.
Posted: 12/22/2016 in Public Health
Influenza season is here with the flu circulating, just in time for the holidays! The flu is a respiratory illness caused by viruses. It comes on quickly. It spreads easily from person to person and can cause mild to severe illness.
Posted: 12/21/2016 in Auxiliary
Regional Medical Center (RMC) would like to thank the RMC Auxiliary for their generous donation of $5000 towards our 2016 Annual Appeal to purchase a new ambulance. Proceeds from the HILLTOP Gift Shop made up a large part of this gift. Patients, visitors, and employees support the gift shop and other RMC Auxiliary fundraisers, which in turn supports the efforts of the hospital.
Posted: 12/17/2016 in Regional Medical Center
RMC is pleased to announce that our Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Lon Butikofer, was recognized as a finalist for the prestigious Rural Hospital Leadership Award through AHA, recognizing him for his efforts to improve healthcare delivery in our communities.
Posted: 12/8/2016 in Family Practice
On November 4, 2016, R. Ried Boom, MD was awarded the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award in Des Moines, IA.
Posted: 11/16/2016 in Radiology
Regional Medical Center (RMC) would like to publicly thank the Starmont Volleyball Team for their generous donation. The team held fundraisers which will help fund a womens night event to be hosted by the RMC Radiology Department in the spring of 2017. More information on this event will be forthcoming.
Posted: 11/3/2016 in Regional Medical Center
To clarify a recent press release submitted to our service area, Regional Medical Center WILL continue to be IN-NETWORK for all Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance products with the exception of the two new insurance plans being rolled out in 2017.
Posted: 10/31/2016 in Hospice
Hospice of Comfort, Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, and Leonard-Muller Funeral Home would like to invite anyone who has a loved one who passed away last year to a Community Memorial Service Monday, November 14th from 7-9 PM at Regional Medical Center in Manchester.
Posted: 10/31/2016 in Fund Development
Regional Medical Centers (RMC) Fund and Resource Development Advisory Committee (FRDAC) awarded the American Red Cross Ambassadors $2,500 to support their local blood services and chapter needs. FRDAC was formed to support health and education in our communities.
Posted: 10/26/2016 in Regional Medical Center
In 2017, Wellmark BC/BS of Iowa is rolling out two new insurance plans that will be available to small groups and individuals, both on and off the public health insurance exchange. Please be advised that these are narrow network insurance products sold in select areas of Iowa, and RMC is not in-network with these products.