Hospital News
Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Missouri Physician Assistant and native Luke Schumacher, PA-C joins the orthopedic team at McAlester Regional Health Center in June 2017.

Luke Schumacher, PA-C joins Southeast Clinic Orthopedics as its newest Orthopedic Physician Assistant.  Luke Schumacher, PA-C will begin practicing with Dr. Gannon and Dr. Page June 2017.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

TSET Healthy Living Program

McAlester Regional Health Center and the McAlester Regional Wellness Center received recognition for commitment to wellness in our community as a partner with the TSET(Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust) Healthy Living Program.

We were recognized for our employee programs such as Biggest Loser and for the Wellness Center’s impact on the community.

There is no better time than now to start living healthy.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

TLC Wig Closet Donation

Ashely Lerblance, center, shows some of the wigs and other items that are available free to cancer victims who have suffered hair loss to members of the Spirit AeroSystems employees’ charitable board following a check presentation at the McAlester Regional Health Center. Spirit AreoSystems employees donated $3,000 to The TLC Wig Closet last Tuesday. Also shown are Spirit AeroSystems employees Lynn Mattox, left; Danny Barlow, third from left, an Karla Stephens, right.

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Ribbon-cutting set for new psychiatric unit at MRHC

 

McAlester Regional Health Center will host an Open House and Ribbon-cutting Ceremony on Tuesday, May 16, for its new Life Bridge Geriatric Psychiatric Unit.

 

The new Life Bridge Geriatric Psychiatric Unit is scheduled to open June 15 and will provide 14 beds for specialized inpatient treatment of behavioral health issues for adults age 60 and older.  

 

Tuesday, 09 May 2017

MRHC implements new parking policies on busy campus

 

Carpooling for employees, parking lot assistance and other policies are in place at McAlester Regional Health Center due to construction-related parking challenges on the campus.

 

Friday, 05 May 2017

McAlester Regional Health Center Foundation Board President Kevin Priddle makes a Dianna L. Priddle Scholarship donation to Kiamichi Technology Center nursing students. Also pictured are Foundation Director Ryan Gathard and Tyler Priddle. Congratulations, students!!

Thursday, 04 May 2017

Officials at McAlester Regional Health Center recently collected awards for the hospital recognizing it as a state-Certified Healthy Business.

 

Thursday, 04 May 2017

McAlester Regional Health Center will host a blood drive on Tuesday, May 9.

 

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Primary Stroke Center

MRHC is a nationally accredited Primary Stroke Center. These are the departments that immediately dispatch trained professionals for each Code Stroke called in our hospital. MRHC called Code Stroke for 264 patients in 2016.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Cigarette tax is key for our community

 

By David Keith, President & CEO

McAlester Regional Health Center

 

As the President & CEO of McAlester Regional Health Center, I usually don’t like seeing taxes go up. But I hope our Legislature passes the $1.50 increase in cigarette taxes. Here’s why: McAlester Regional Health Center is a key economic engine for our community. The current budget crisis threatens its viability.