Expansion Announcement

August 8, 2017

For decades people in the community have depended on Hannibal Regional for comprehensive healthcare and our highly specialized services.   In order to continue meeting the ever-changing and increasing needs of the community, Hannibal Regional has begun the first phase of a three-year expansion project, investing $61 million in the health of the our region.  This major expansion project will allow Hannibal Regional to accommodate the growing needs of northeast…

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Golden Star Winners Announced

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional team members have the opportunity to be recognized on the spot for living out our RISE Values and offering excellent customer service! The Golden Star recognition program is in addition to the quarterly RISEing Star winners. Golden stars are given to various spotters each week. The spotters could be other team members, patients, visitors, vendors, or physicians, and they are on the lookout for team members who offer…

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Kathy Calhoun – MHA Hospital Hero of the Month

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional is proud to announce that Kathy Calhoun has been awarded the Missouri Hospital Association’s Hospital Hero Award! Kathy is an RN on our Med Surg 1 unit. Each month, MHA reviews nominations they receive about hospital employees throughout the state who have had a positive impact on a patient or loved one during their stay at a Missouri hospital. In addition to this honor, Kathy has also been…

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Welcome Dr. Nwakile

August 8, 2017

We would like to welcome Cardiologist Chinualumogu Nwakile, MD. Dr. Nwakile completed his medical school training at the University of Nigeria and went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA.  Dr. Nwakile was most recently a Chief Fellow in the cardiology program at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia.  Dr. Nwakile will be joining the Cardiology team on the second floor of Hannibal Regional…

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Welcome Dr. Roberts

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional Medical Group (HRMG) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Roberts to their Pediatrics team!  Julia Roberts, DO earned her medical degree at Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences.  HRMG’s pediatrics team is excited to have Dr. Roberts join them as they continue to guide the community to better.   When asked why she chose to specialize in pediatrics, Dr. Roberts shares, “I absolutely love watching…

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Welcome Dr. Hayes-Bethel

August 8, 2017

The Pike Medical Clinic team is excited to welcome Dr. Hayes-Bethel!  Jennifer Hayes-Bethel, MD completed her medical education at Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 2007. Hannibal Regional Medical Group is happy to have Dr. Hayes-Bethel join the rest of the Pike Medical Clinic team in Bowling Green as they continue to guide our community to better. Dr. Hayes-Bethel chose to field of medicine because of her life-long love…

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Welcome Jennifer Bowler, DNP

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional Medical Group (HRMG) is pleased to announce the addition of Jennifer Bowler, DNP, CPNP-PC to their pediatrics team! Jennifer Bowler, DNP completed her Nurse Practitioner degree at MU Sinclair School of Nursing in Columbia, MO.  Ms. Bowler is certified as a Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP-PC), which means she has in-depth knowledge and experience in well child care, prevention and management of common pediatric acute illnesses and…

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Glitz Gala Jewelry Auction

August 8, 2017

Join the Hannibal Regional Auxiliary at the Hannibal Arts Council for the Fourth Annual Glitz Gala Jewelry Auction, on October 5, 2017.  The Glitz Gala, officially sponsored by the Century 21 Broughton Team, benefits the Hannibal Regional Auxiliary. Tickets are required for the evening and space is limited, so be sure to get your ticket today!  Tickets are $25 each and may be purchased by calling 573-248-5272. Your ticket includes…

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Paws for a Cause

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional Foundation is hosting the annual Paws for a Cause cancer walk benefiting the James E. Cary Cancer Center and Hannibal Regional Infusion Center.  This event will celebrate the many furry friends of local cancer survivors and families.     This walk will be held on Saturday, September 23 at 9:00 am on Hannibal Regional’s Healthy Way Fitness Trail.  Again this year, participants will enjoy a custom Paws for…

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August is Breastfeeding Month in Missouri

August 8, 2017

  The month of August is designated as Missouri Breastfeeding Month by the Missouri Department of Health. The theme for this year’s celebration is “Support Breastfeeding” and showcases the importance of breastfeeding for mothers and babies. Hannibal Regional is planning to celebrate our local breastfeeding moms and babies on August 9th with a brunch in the mall area of the hospital at 10 am. More than 81% of mothers in…

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Solar Eclipse Eye Safety

August 8, 2017

Perhaps you’ve heard there will be a partial eclipse of the sun in Hannibal on Monday, August 21 beginning at 11:40 am and ending at 2:34 pm.  If you wish to observe the phenomenon, you will need eclipse glasses or an approved safety filter in order to protect your eyes.  Approved eclipse glasses or safety filters are ones which meet the International Standard ISO13212-2.  It is important to have the…

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Welcome Complete Family Medicine

August 8, 2017

We are very excited to officially welcome Complete Family Medicine to our Hannibal Regional team! Drs. Puckett and Collins and their great team are now part of the Hannibal Regional family and we look forward to working with them. With locations in Moberly, Macon, Lancaster, Kirksville and La Plata, the large geographic area they serve is impressive, but more so their high level of commitment to their patients and families….

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Welcome Northeast Missouri Imaging Associates and Hannibal Medical Services

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional is pleased to announce that discussions are in progress to bring in Northeast Missouri Imaging Associates and Hannibal Medical Services as part of our Hannibal Regional family! Dr. Hassien and his team have been amazing assets to our community and healthcare system for years and we look forward to establishing a new relationship with them. Welcome Northeast Missouri Imaging Associates and Hannibal Medical Services to our team!

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Team Member Assistance Fund

August 8, 2017

We are excited to announce the details of our Team Member Assistance Fund and encourage our team to remember this fund when they or their fellow team members are going through an extraordinary life event. Thank you to all who have contributed in any way to this important fund and helped create a means of assisting each other in a time of great need.  Together, our team members have raised…

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Logo Wear Available Through All Custom Wear

August 8, 2017

Several months ago the Auxiliary began partnering with All Custom Wear to provide a way for team members to order logo wear and uniforms.  Team members can order online by visiting shophannibalregional.com.  All Custom Wear offers a wide variety of items such as polo shirts, lab coats, scrubs, outerwear and more! All Custom Wear will be onsite  August 10th from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm and August 11 from 7:00…

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Follow up – It’s Not Over When the Surveyors Leave

August 8, 2017

Even though there may be an audible sigh of relief when surveyors from The Joint Commission depart, in many ways the work is just beginning for those areas which received citations.   As is the case for Jacque Craig, MSN MBA BSN and many of her colleagues in the Quality Management Department. “As with so many things, there is a lot of behind-the-scenes work before, during and after survey.  We work…

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Compliance Corner – Policies

August 8, 2017

Hannibal Regional has implemented policies and procedures to guide team members to do their job legally and ethically in accordance with the regulations and laws. Policies also guide team members on how to appropriately handle certain situations. Team members can find HRHS policies on the Intranet.  The Policy section of the Intranet is divided into different departmental folders.  The policies are also searchable by keywords to assist with finding the…

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Nursing Grand Rounds: Hospital Readmissions – What’s All the Hype?

August 8, 2017

On Tuesday July 25th Darlene Graves, MSN, BSN, CCM provided an educational opportunity for HRH nursing staff to learn what their role was in preventing hospital readmissions. Darlene explained why it is important to prevent hospital readmissions, siting increased risk of secondary infections with patients readmitted, as well as financial penalties to the healthcare facility. She explained the importance of correct documentation and how the lack of it can cost…

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