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Health Foundation grant application

Posted on February 2, 2015 at 9:43 am

The Lincoln County Health Foundation has announced they are now accepting grant applications. Established in 2004, the Lincoln County Health Foundation was created with the purpose of raising philanthropic funds to support the mission and operational success of Lincoln County Medical Center and health organizations within Lincoln County to improve the health of our community by supporting innovative and patient-centered programs. Applications must be postmarked by April 30, 2015 and

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  • Winfield Family Health celebrates first anniversary

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:20 am

    Lincoln County Medical Center is celebrating the one-year anniversary of Winfield Family Health, a family practice health care clinic staffed by Tony Wasielewski APRN-BC who specializes in a full range of medical services for all ages from newborn to older adult. In its first year, Winfield Family Health has attracted hundreds of people from all over eastern Lincoln County. Patients who have visited the clinic mention the ease, convenience and

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  • Lincoln County Medical Center joins Mercy

    Posted on January 21, 2015 at 9:18 am

    The Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC) Board of Trustees approved an agreement for Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC) to become part of Mercy, effective March 1. All LCMC operations will be managed by Mercy, including its eight affiliated physician clinics in Troy, Winfield and Elsberry, and its LCMC Home Health services. The 25-bed hospital will be Mercy’s fourth hospital in eastern Missouri, joining Mercy-owned hospitals in St. Louis, Crystal City

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  • Talley featured speaker at Red Dress luncheon

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:30 am

    Dr. Talley

    Tickets are selling fast for the Eighth Annual Red Dress Luncheon on Friday, Feb. 6 at Stefanina’s Banquet Room. Arrive early between 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. to receive FREE BMI & blood pressure screenings. Enjoy a delicious heart-healthy lunch and hear from physician expert, Dr. Jeremy Talley, Board Certified in Family Medicine. Educational materials and a FREE gift are also provided. Dr. Talley received his medical degree as a

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  • Ambulance district, health department among partners in CO alarm program

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:14 am

    Safe Kids Eastern Quad Counties has partnered with the Lincoln County Ambulance District and Wright City Fire District to secure a grant to provide Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms to families in member counties. Lisa Sitler, RN, PhD health educator with the Lincoln County Health Department wrote the grant that was ultimately approved by Safe Kids. Sitler remarked, “I believe in Safe Kids CO Alarm program, and if it saves one

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  • Warming center locations in Lincoln County

    Posted on January 8, 2015 at 1:25 pm

    Lincoln County Emergency Management has established daytime and overnight warming centers with the help of local agencies and businesses. Currently, the warming center schedules are as follows: Lincoln County Council on Aging 1380 Boone Street Troy, MO 63379 Monday – Friday 8am-4pm   Winfield Senior Center 225 2nd Street Winfield, MO 63389 Monday-Friday 7:30am-1:30pm   Tri County Sports Center 41 College Campus Dr. Moscow Mills, Mo. 63362 Thursday, Jan. 8th

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  • AARP tax assistance coming soon

    Posted on January 5, 2015 at 8:23 am

    Lincoln County Health Department in Troy will be the site housing the AARP Tax Aide Program. The department is located at #5 Health Department Road (off Hwy H) in Troy. AARP Tax Aide is the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax counseling and tax preparation service. Volunteers are trained in conjunction with the IRS. The service can address most of the tax issues faced by their clients and will be available

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