ED receives state community partner award

The Bothwell Regional Health Center Emergency Department recently received the Community Partner Award from the Missouri Attorney General’s office for cooperation with Phase II of the SAFE Kit Initiative Project. The Missouri Office of the Attorney General was awarded a grant in FY18 to complete a statewide sexual assault kit inventory and develop a comprehensive,…

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Bothwell to administer Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine to infants and children

Following federal guidance and a physician order from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Bothwell Regional Health Center has available the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine for the prevention of Covid-19 for infants and children aged 6 months to 4 years. For this age group, the vaccine is administered intramuscularly as a series of three…

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Bothwell internal medicine and pulmonary clinics moving

Bothwell Internal Medicine Specialists and Bothwell Pulmonary Specialists will be closed June 30 and July 1 to move from their current location at 1712 S. Lafayette to 2301 S. Ingram. The clinics are moving to the site of the former Bothwell orthopedics clinic, and patients will be seen at the new location beginning July 5.…

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Bothwell Regional Health Center expands medical team at Warsaw clinic

Jaime Reed PA-C

Jaime Reed, PA-C, has joined the Bothwell Health Center-Truman Lake team in Warsaw. Reed recently retired from the U.S. Air Force after serving nearly 25 years. He received a bachelor’s degree in Pre-Medicine in 2008 and a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies in 2009 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha through…

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Second nurse midwife joins Bothwell OB/GYN Associates team

Brittany Freeman CNM

Brittany Freeman, certified nurse midwife, has joined the medical team at Bothwell OB/GYN Associates, a full-service clinic that treats women’s health issues. Nurse midwives provide care to women from adolescence through menopausal years. For pregnant women, they provide care during prenatal visits, deliver babies and can provide care after the baby is born. Nurse midwives…

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Bothwell Regional Health Center completes Community Health Needs Assessment

Bothwell Regional Health Center has completed its Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA), and the report was approved by the Bothwell Board of Trustees at its May meeting. As a nonprofit hospital organization, Bothwell is required by IRS tax code to conduct a CHNA every three years. The goal of the assessment is to understand progress…

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Bothwell Employee Wellness Clinic medical team expands

Emily Kusgen

Emily Kusgen, DNP, FNP-BC, has joined Bothwell Employee Wellness Clinic, which assists Bothwell’s business partner employees with pre-employment screenings and treats those who have disease or injury that has been caused or exacerbated by workplace factors. More than 125 area businesses have agreements with Bothwell for their employees to receive work-related screenings and medical care.…

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Clinical excellence in wound care recognized

On April 11, Bothwell Wound Healing Center was named a recipient of the Center of Distinction award by Healogics, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including a patient satisfaction rate higher than 92 percent and a successful wound healing rate. This is…

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Bothwell recognizes staff during National Nurses Week

2022 Nurses Awards Ceremony

Bothwell Regional Health Center recognized nominees and presented Nurse of the Year and Nursing Support Person of the Year awards on May 6 during National Nurses Week. Recipients of the Pat Gaunt Nursing Scholarship were also announced by the Bothwell Foundation. National Nurses Week highlights the contributions of nurses from all over the world. Each…

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