Posted: Monday, January 09, 2017 in Regional Medical Center
Because Regional Medical Center (RMC) believes in its employees and values their continual development, a Professional Development Program was implemented. This voluntary program was designed to enhance skills to help employees reach their full potential focusing on areas such as critical thinking, problem-solving, public speaking, operational efficiencies, and team building.
Posted: Saturday, December 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: Thursday, November 03, 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: Wednesday, October 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.
Posted: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 in Regional Medical Center
RMC would like to thank the Ed-Co Girl Scouts Troop 7224 for their generous donation of handmade bracelets called "Super Bands" for RMC patients and visitors.
Posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016 in Regional Medical Center
Bob Holtz philanthropic support of Regional Medical Center (RMC) is quite extraordinary. Most recently, prior to the construction of RMCs new River Ridge Pavilion, Bob gave another generous gift. But this time, it came with a challenge: If RMC gains the support of its employees and communities for the expansion, Bob would double his gift.
Posted: Monday, July 18, 2016 in Regional Medical Center
The day started off with a scenic 5K Walk/Run. 162 runners started at Regional Medical Center (RMC), passed Denton Park, went through Tirrill Park, headed toward the gazebo at the Manchester White Water Park, and ended back at the RMC campus. Prizes were awarded to...
Posted: Friday, June 24, 2016 in Regional Medical Center
Having served as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) since 1993, Lon Butikofer, RN, PhD, continues to lead the organization through service, program, building, and campus development; financial and visionary focused strategic planning and management; and executive goal management. Under his guidance, Regional Medical Center (RMC) has evolved from a hospital based organization to a well-established, rural health system.
Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2016 in Regional Medical Center
Properly identifying patients is the first step in safety within our healthcare system. Improper identification can result in treatment errors and wrong-person procedures, as well as privacy violations, billing errors, insurance fraud, and even identity fraud. Thats why RMC plans to begin having Registration personnel take a photo of patients at the time of registration.
Posted: Tuesday, April 26, 2016 in Regional Medical Center
RMC generates 567 jobs that add $30,932,225 to the area economy, according to the latest study by the IHA. In addition, RMC employees by themselves spend $4,814,076 on retail sales and contribute $288,845 in state sales tax revenue.