THE PULSE OF MCCH
Morrill County Hospital Clinic Welcomes New Behavioral Health Provider!
In order to continue providing you the excellent patient care, we are bringing on a new provider. We are very excited to welcome Amber Dean, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC to Morrill County Hospital Clinic beginning on July 1, 2021!
Amber Dean is coming to us from North Valley Behavioral Health in Whitefish, MT, and worked locum for Regional West Physician’s Clinic in Scottsbluff, NE, before opening a private practice. She graduated from Montana State University in May of 2019 with her Doctor of Nursing Practice and her doctoral project was on "Exercise as Treatment for Depression." She graduated from University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, in 2013 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and graduated from Concordia University, Seward, NE, in 2012 with her Bachelor of Arts. She has been a nurse for 8 years and has been practicing as a Nurse Practitioner for 2 years. Her specialty is psychiatry with a special interest in perinatal and postpartum mental health for mothers, fathers, and caregivers.
In her free time, Amber Dean enjoys sports, horseback riding, and camping/travelling with my family. You can book your next appointment with Amber Dean at your convenience or call our clinic at 308-262-1755. We appreciate your continued support.
MCCH Home Health
Agency receives Deficiency-Free Survey Rating
We are proud to announce that Morrill County Hospital Home Health has received a zero-deficiency rating on the inspection survey by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services this month. The state makes unannounced visits to health care facilities to determine compliance with regulations governing the licensure of Home Health Agencies. Morrill County Hospital Home Health passed the inspection with zero problems to correct! Congratulations to our Home Health Team. Home Health Department: Mary Moore (Director), Marlena Leonard, Linda O’Bannon, Anita Hershberger and Jama Oenning.
Morrill County Community Hospital Hires New Orthopedic Surgeon
Morrill County Community Hospital Specialty Clinic is proud to announce the addition of Michal Taylor, MD as a full time provider starting January 8, 2021. As a fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Taylor focuses on treating joint conditions, injuries and fractures utilizing the newest treatment available today.
Dr. Taylor specializes in:
- Hand Surgery
- Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy
- Sports Medicine
- Total Joint Evaluations
- Fractures and Injuries
Dr. Taylor received her medical degree from the University of Colorado Health Services and completed her orthopedic residency at University of Colorado Health Services in Denver, Colorado. She then completed a fellowship in orthopedic surgery at Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Dr. Taylor joins the team of highly trained Providers at Morrill County Hospital Specialty Clinic who offer exceptional quality care in our community. Dr. Taylor will be available Monday through Thursday for all of your orthopedic needs. For more information and to schedule an appointment, please contact our Specialty Clinic at 308-279-7010. Thank you for your continued support.
Morrill County Community Hospital and Morrill County Hospital Clinic have received a Deficiency-Free State Survey’s!
The Nebraska Department of Health & Human
Services conducted a survey at Morrill County
Community Hospital and Morrill County Hospital Clinic during the weeks of May 7th
and May 16th, 2019. The state surveyors looked at all aspects of
care at Morrill County Community Hospital and its Clinic.
This is a very comprehensive survey. The surveyors toured the facility, and met with key facility staff members. State surveyors also reviewed medical records, assessed fire safety, reviewed policies, observed patient care and much more.
Morrill County Community Hospital and its Clinic received a perfect score with no deficiencies. Morrill County Community Hospital is extremely proud of ALL of the employees for this remarkable accomplishment. Congratulations!