Dr. Matthew Roehrs joins Bothwell Lincoln Family Medicine

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Dr. Matthew Roehrs has joined Bothwell Lincoln Family Medicine and will work with Dr. Donald Allcorn to provide primary health care for families and people of all ages. Dr. Roehrs is a doctor of osteopathic medicine specializing in primary care including promoting and maintaining good health and disease prevention as well as diagnosing and treating…

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Dr. Meredith Norfleet Joins Bothwell Family Medicine Associates

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Returning home to her family and community roots, Dr. Meredith Norfleet will join Bothwell Family Medicine Associates as a new physician Sept. 1. Growing up in Houstonia, Missouri, and following in her parents’ examples, Dr. Norfleet knew she wanted to be involved in her community and help her neighbors. Exploring different career options in high…

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Bothwell named regional Monoclonal Antibody Infusion Center

Bothwell hospital has been named a regional Monoclonal Antibody Infusion Center as part of the state’s effort to make the Covid-19 treatment more widely available. Monoclonal antibodies are proteins that can help your body fight off Covid-19. It is for treatment of mild to moderate positive Covid-19 cases and for post-exposure prevention (without a positive…

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Bothwell to administer Pfizer Covid-19 third dose for immunocompromised

Following an order from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), Bothwell Regional Health Center will begin administering third doses of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine on Aug. 23 to certain immunocompromised individuals who have already received the two-dose Pfizer series. Individuals should wait at least 28 days between their second and third doses.…

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Redistribution of happiness

One postcard at a time A few weeks ago a letter arrived at the hospital and was opened by Annette Smith, administrative assistant to Rose McMullin, chief nursing officer. Smith read it and dropped it off with CEO Lori Wightman. Smith sometimes receives personal letters from former patients or people in the community; however, this…

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Bothwell Regional Health Center receives state Show-Me Disability Inclusion Award

Bothwell Regional Health Center recently received the 2021 APSE-MO Show-Me Disability Inclusion Award at the 2021 Missouri APSE conference in Columbia, Missouri. The award recognized Bothwell as a business that demonstrates exemplary outreach, accommodation and hiring practices that include individuals with disabilities in the workforce. APSE-MO is the Missouri state chapter of the Association of…

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Visitor restrictions

8/16/2021 UPDATE To protect our littlest patients, only one designated visitor is allowed to visit a mother/baby unit per stay once they are in a postpartum room. This designated visitor is in addition to the support person who was with mom in Labor & Delivery. 8/11/2021 UPDATE Due to the increase in the number of…

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Dr. Alyssa Emery joins Bothwell Family Medicine Associates

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Dr. Alyssa Emery has joined Bothwell Family Medicine Associates as a new physician. As a family physician, Dr. Emery provides care for people of all ages, including preventative services and treatments, short- and long-term illnesses and injuries, and obstetric care. She also will serve as a faculty member of the new Bothwell-University of Missouri Rural…

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Bothwell Regional Health Center to host grief support group

Sedalia, Missouri, Aug. 6, 2021– In collaboration with Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care, Bothwell Regional Health Center will host a Grief Recovery Method Outreach Program from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Mondays starting Sept. 13 through Nov. 1 in the Bothwell Education Center at 600 E. 14th St. in Sedalia. One of the least addressed concerns…

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