News Releases for Hermann Area District Hospital
The Board of Directors met in regular session with a group of employees and community present to hear discussion and offer input concerning the financial status of the hospital. The Board reviewed January 2019 utilization.
The Board of Directors met in regular session with a large group of employees and community present to hear discussion and offer input concerning the financial status of the hospital.
The Primary Care Provider Team of Hermann Medical Arts and Southwest Medical Associates are working together to provide additional hours.
Congratulations to Sherilyn Dieckhaus on being awarded June’s Employee of the Month for 2018! Sherilyn works at Hermann Hospital as our Speech Language Pathologist, meeting with patients of all ages, both inpatient and outpatient.
Hermann Area District Hospital was recently in need of new clinical recliner and wheelchair replacements to better serve its patients. The Hospital Auxiliary learned of this need and provided a generous donation to the hospital resulting in 6 new clinical recliners and 18 wheelchairs.
Congratulations to Morgan LaBoube on the renewal of her Scholarship, which was awarded to her by the Hermann Hospital Auxiliary. Morgan LaBoube graduated from Hermann High School in 2017 and received the initial Scholarship at that time.
The Hermann Area District Hospital Auxiliary made a jaw-dropping announcement at their 20th Annual Memorial Golf Tournament. After thanking everyone for the support of the event and of Hermann Hospital, the Auxiliary announced that they had raised over $160,000.
The Hermann Area District Hospital Auxiliary recently agreed to donate funds raised from the 20th Annual Golf Tournament towards the purchase of new Clinical Recliners and Wheelchairs. This resulted in the purchase of 6 Clinical Recliners and 18 Wheelchairs.
We celebrated Hospital Week with our staff, May 6th – 12th this year. We want to take a moment to thank each and every one of our staff members, from all departments, both in the Hospital, Clinics, and Fitness Source.
Congratulations to Jacque Patrick on being awarded May’s Employee of the Month for 2018! Jacque works as a Registration Clerk and Financial Counselor at Hermann Hospital.
May celebrates Better Hearing & Speech Month! Should you need services in relation to your Hearing or Speech, Hermann Hospital can help you with both.
Happy Nurses Week this past week to all of our Nurses at Hermann Hospital and in our four Clinics! We celebrated Nurses Week last week, May 6 - 12th.
The Hermann Area District Hospital recently donated $7,000 towards the full purchase of a needed ventilator for the hospital. The ventilator the hospital previously had was soon to be retired and it was important to find a quality replacement.
Hermann Area District Hospital would like to recognize our Administrative Professionals on staff in celebration of Administrative Professionals Week, which takes place April 23 - 27th. We thank them for all that they do for our staff, patients, and community.
Hermann Area District Hospital celebrates Medical Laboratory Professionals Week of 2018, April 22nd – 28th. Here is a picture of our wonderful staff who work in our Clinical Laboratory. Many thanks to each of our Laboratory Staff for all that they do!
Congratulations to Liz Stiers on being awarded April’s Employee of the Month for 2018! Liz is the Director of Admissions and Business Office at Hermann Hospital. She has been with Hermann Hospital for 41 years as of February 7th of this year.
Hermann Area District Hospital is happy to again announce that Douglas Goracke, M.D. has joined the Medical Staff team at Hermann Hospital where he is our new Anesthesiologist and Pain Management Specialist.
Hermann Area District Hospital welcomes Dr. Vu Nguyen (pronounced “Winn”) as our new Hospitalist. Dr. Nguyen joined our Medical Staff in early March of this year.
Hermann Area District Hospital would like to recognize Betty Bruns who passed away on Friday, March 30th. Betty was a big part of Hermann Hospital for many years and a huge advocate of both the hospital and of the Hermann community as a whole.
The month of April celebrates Occupational Therapy Month! Hermann Area District Hospital offers Rehabilitation Therapy Services, which includes Occupational Therapy.
In celebration of National Physicians Day, Hermann Area District Hospital thanks each of our Physicians for all that they do for our patients, staff, and community.
Congratulations to Debbie King on being awarded March’s Employee of the Month! Debbie works in Outpatient Registration, and has been an employee of Hermann Hospital for 7 years as of this June.
Wishing Brandylyn Bristow, Ashten Heying, and Krystal Witthaus a wonderful Social Work Day. We appreciate these three ladies and all that they do for our patients.
Hermann Area District Hospital's Human Resources Director is Brandon Hughes. Brandon has been with us since November 2015. He handles all things HR related, including recruitment.
March is National Sleep Awareness Month, which places emphasis on the importance of sleep. Sleep plays a vital part in a person’s health.
The 10th Annual Red Heart Walk on Friday, February 9th, 2018 was a success! We had 60 participants that day where Hermann Hospital was able to help promote Heart Health during American Heart Month, while raising funds for the Hermann Food Pantry.
Heath Awareness Developed Here (HADH)! Hermann Area District Hospital's mission is to promote health and wellness in our community. Hospital employee health is also important.
Congratulations and thank you to these four ladies for taking on the Hospital Auxiliary officer positions. We appreciate all that they do for the Auxiliary and for the hospital.
Congratulations to Jody Bock on being awarded February's Employee of the Month! Jody, who has worked as a Medicare Billing Specialist at Hermann Hospital, is known to go above and beyond to help her fellow staff members.
We had a great turnout this year for our 10th Annual Red Heart Walk! A total of 60 joined us for this community heart healthy walk on Friday February 9th, 2018.
Hermann Hospital celebrates National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week of 2018, February 11-17, 2018, with our Cardiac Rehabilitation RN, Sandra Hingst. Sandra does an incredible job with our Cardiac Rehab patients.
Friday, February 2nd, was National Wear Red Day which helps to raise awareness of women's heart disease and is also in support of American Heart Month.
February is American Heart Month. According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control) heart disease is the #1 cause of death for both men and women. Hermann Area District Hospital would like to emphasize the importance of heart health and what you can do to lower your risk factors.
The Hermann Fitness Source, a division of Hermann Area District Hospital, opened 13 years ago in a small classroom in the old Hermann Middle School.
The Board reviewed statistical and financial data for the year that just ended. Most services were slower than in 2016 because of tighter federal budgets, changes in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, and a loss of medical providers.
Do you know of someone needing help with transportation? The Hermann Express has been a staple in our community and in the hospital district for many years, helping people get to where they need to go.
Hermann Hospital celebrates National Activity Professionals Week January 21st – 27th, 2018. Pictured here is Rose Noelke, Activity Director at Hermann Hospital, with Tuck, a registered Emotional Support Dog that visits the hospital’s patients.
Hermann Hospital celebrates National CRNA Week (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist). Pictured here is Darcy Miller who has been Hermann Hospital’s CRNA for the last 9 years and has been a CRNA since 1999.
Beat the winter blues and enjoy the opportunity to walk and talk with friends while doing something healthy for yourself during these colder months!
Hermann Area District Hospital is happy to announce that Dr. Cynthia Modrosic, Audiologist, will be joining Hermann Hospital’s Outpatient Clinic.
We would like to help spread the word about the STARS Program that Hermann EMS is now doing for our community’s children in need.
The Employee Appreciation Committee of 2017 has been awarded the Employees of the Month Award for January 2018.
Hermann Hospital and our Hermann Fitness Source celebrates National Personal Trainer Awareness Day.