Register Today for TODD Talks!

September 1, 2016

Curious about what the future holds for Hannibal Regional?  Be sure to register for the October TODD Talks and find out!  Our CEO, Todd Ahrens, is eager to share insights and listen to the input of all Hannibal Regional team members through the TODD Talks sessions. TODD Talks provide an opportunity for Hannibal Regional team members to stay engaged as we continue to guide our patients to better.  TODD Talks…

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Allen Clark Named President of the Missouri Chaplains Association

September 1, 2016

Chaplain Allen Clark, Pastoral Care Manager,  was selected as the President of the Missouri Chaplain’s Association for the 2016 and 2017 term. He has served on the MCA board since 2011. He has been a member since 1990. Chaplain Clark has served as a staff chaplain and Pastoral Care Manager at Hannibal Regional for over 20 years (October 1995). The Missouri Chaplain’s Association is a program membership group  of the…

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21st Annual Hannibal Cannibal

July 5, 2016

Hannibal Regional Foundation’s annual Hannibal Cannibal was held on Saturday, July 2nd, 2016. There were 1,751 participants who helped raise over $54,000 to benefit the Foundation’s Back to BETTER Campaign. After the starting cannon went off at 7:00 am, runners and walkers took off along the scenic route through downtown Hannibal and out Highway 79. Along the way they were cheered on by volunteers at water stations manned by Hannibal…

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Self-Help Portal

July 5, 2016

Hannibal Regional’s Informations Systems team has developed a self-help portal for it’s employees. With this self-help portal, employees can utilize: Password Reset: Helps you to reset your forgotten password. Account Unlock: When you are locked out of your computer or application, you can unlock yourself with this tool. Directory Update: Update your account with your latest contact information. Password or Account Expiry Notification: Receive email notifications before your account expires….

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Pharmacy Now Offering Over-the-Counter Medications to Team Members

June 10, 2016

The pharmacy at Hannibal Regional is now offering over the convenience for team members to get over-the-counter medicines, for personal use. The over-the-counter medicines can be paid through HSA, flex spending or out of pocket. If you are in need of the medicines listed below, come to the pharmacy when the cashier is in, anytime 8:00 am – 4:30 pm (no weekends or holidays).   Over the Counter Item  …

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Hannibal Regional Blood Drive June 22nd

June 10, 2016

The need for blood donations is constant and every donation is a lifeline for patients in hospitals. Give the gift of life and donate blood. Hannibal Regional Healthcare System will be hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, June 22nd from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the HRH Mall Area. For appointments call the HRHS Blood Bank at 573-248-5333 or sign up online at redcrossblood.org.

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Katelyn Chapuis Accredited as INP

June 10, 2016

The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce that Katelyn Chapuis, BSN, RNC-OB,  has achieved an NCC national accreditation as an Inpatient Obstetric Nurse (INP). The credential is earned by meeting educational and/or practice requirements and taking a rigorous examination that covers the specified specialty area. Katelyn joins over 100,000 health care professionals that have earned the prestigious NCC credential.  Maintenance of the credential is required every three years…

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Hannibal Regional Receives Healthgrades 2016 Outstanding Patient Experience Award

May 4, 2016

We’re pleased to announce that we have received the Healthgrades 2016 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. We were identified as providing outstanding performance in the delivery of a positive experience for patients during their hospital stay, according to Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. Healthgrades evaluated 3,858 hospitals that submitted at least 100 patient experience surveys to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), covering admissions…

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Hannibal Regional and The Milk Bank Partner to Open New Milk Depot

May 4, 2016

Hannibal Regional is partnering with The Milk Bank to open a new milk depot site in Missouri. This milk collection site is the fourth in Missouri and provides a convenient drop off for women to donate their extra breast milk for processing at The Milk Bank.  After processing, the milk is then delivered to fragile infants in hospital neonatal intensive care units. The two organizations celebrated with a grand opening on May…

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Celebrating National Nurses Week and National Hospital Week

May 4, 2016

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event.  During the week different activities are planned to show our appreciation to our wonderful nursing team.  Click here to download a flyer with Nurses Week activities.   This year’s National Hospital Week runs from May 8-14. We at Hannibal…

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Golden Star Winners Announced

May 4, 2016

Hannibal Regional Healthcare System 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…

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Healthyroads Walking Challenge

May 4, 2016

The Healthyroads Walking Challenge kicked off on May 1st.  The Walking Challenge is a great way to earn a wellness incentive and you will also be reimbursed $40 toward the purchase of an activity tracker. If you have not already received your wellness incentive, you can earn one credit toward the retro payment of the wellness incentive by walking 750,000 steps between May 1st and September 30th.  You must have…

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Hannibal Regional Celebrated Lab Week

May 4, 2016

Hannibal Regional Laboratory Services Department celebrated National Medical Laboratory Professional’s Week April 24 through April 30.  The laboratory is a cornerstone of diagnosis and an integral part of the larger patient care team, directly contributing to preserving and enhancing patient lives.  Hannibal Regional recognizes its laboratory professionals and celebrates their dedication as a vital member of the health care team. Using state-of-the-art technology and instrumentation, laboratory professionals perform and supervise…

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Spirit of Excellence: Standard Three

May 4, 2016

Service recovery is putting a smile on our patient’s or customer’s face after we’ve had a service failure.  It’s solving a patient’s or customer’s problem or complaint in such a way that they feel as if they has just done business with the greatest organization on earth.  At Hannibal Regional, every patient, family member or other guest is our responsibility.  The loyalty of our patients, family members and other guests must…

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Healthyroads Tip: Salad Savvy

May 4, 2016

Mason jar salads are enjoying a moment in the spotlight. Want to get in on the trend? Just grab a clean mason jar and follow these 5 steps to build a healthy mason jar salad of your own. Start with the dressing. The dressing goes first. That keeps the other ingredients from getting soggy. Choose fresh, simple dressings made from olive oil and vinegar or fresh lemon juice. Avoid creamy,…

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Hannibal Regional Hosts Successful Back Pain Seminar

May 4, 2016

Recently Hannibal Regional hosted a Back Pain Seminar in Quincy where Spine Center Medical Director, Dr. Rahul Basho, offered a presentation on Back Pain and Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures.  Over 100 people signed up for the seminar and looked to us for guidance on on ways to fight their back pain.  Click here to learn more about the Spine Center.

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Hannibal Regional Attends Senior Expo

May 4, 2016

Thank you to our Hannibal Regional team members and Auxilians for participating in the 2016 Hannibal Sr. Expo recently held at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. Also, thank you Hannibal Parks & Recreation, RSVP at Douglas Community Services, NECAC, Experience Works, The Marion & Ralls County Health Departments, and NEILS for organizing this great event!

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Celebrating Better Speech and Hearing Month

May 4, 2016

Since 1927, the American Speech-Language–Hearing Association has celebrated Better Hearing and Speech Month each May to raise public awareness of speech, language, and swallowing disorders that affect 14 million Americans. Speech, language and swallowing disorders can take many forms and can limit academic achievement, social adjustment, and career advancement. An individual may be born with a speech, language, or swallowing disorder or it may be caused by accidental injury or…

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Hannibal Regional Honors Volunteer Chaplains

April 12, 2016

Hannibal Regional Healthcare System hosted the twenty third annual Chaplain’s Appreciation Banquet, on the evening of March 17th at the Shirley Bomar Community Center with the meal catered by Hannibal Regional’s Food Services. Mr. Keith Griffeth, Director of Quality, shared an inspirational message. The 2015 Volunteer Chaplaincy Corps officers were recognized for their service, and awards were given to several chaplains for their years of service. Reverend Terry Dees, Reverend…

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