Monthly Archives: October 2013

Plugged In

I was out-of-town last week for a fishing trip with my father, brother and best friend.  We had a great time, ate a lot of good food and caught several fish.  I learned a valuable lesson on the trip as … Continue reading

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Healthcare.gov – Out Of Order

Did you know you can clean up an oil spill the same way you can fix a broken website? The web site Healthcare.gov which was established by the federal government to allow people to sign up for the health care … Continue reading

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GVMH recognized as one of the model health care organizations in Missouri

  We are happy to congratulate Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare (Clinton, MO) & Lake Regional Health System (Osage Beach, MO) as this year’s top level Award Recipients of the Missouri Quality Award. This is the first time Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare has received the … Continue reading

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This woman is one of my hero’s

This is the link to a You Tube video.  The video is 2 minutes and 14 seconds long.  The last 20 seconds are the best and if you watch you’ll get to see one of my hero’s and one of … Continue reading

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Excellence in Patient Care Award

If you’re a hospital and you want to do something really well – make sure it’s patient care! Golden Valley Memorial Hospital has been chosen to receive an Excellence in Patient Care award given by outcomes firm Studer Group®. The … Continue reading

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EHR’s and physician satisfaction

Physicians are most satisfied when they deliver high quality care to their patients, but problems with electronic medical records and red tape are hindering their practices, a multi-state survey shows. The RAND Corp. report was commissioned by the American Medical … Continue reading

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Insurance may save a life

October 1 marked the roll out of insurance exchanges across the country and one of the goals of the exchanges are to provide affordable insurance coverage to those who do not have coverage from Medicare, Medicaid or an employer sponsored … Continue reading

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