Know where to go to get the care you need

May 21, 2020

Knowing where to go to get the care you need can be confusing – especially now. Here’s a guide on when to seek primary, urgent or emergency care.

Scott Memorial Health Marks National Hospital Week, Honors Healthcare Heroes

May 13, 2020

Each May, National Hospital Week provides an opportunity to pause and honor the millions of healthcare professionals who dedicate their lives to taking care of people in their greatest times of need, and to recognize the positive difference hospitals and healthcare organizations make in the communities they serve.

Healthy eating during quarantine

April 22, 2020

Clark Memorial Health dietitian Terri Simonton shares her strategies for healthy eating during the stay-at-home order.

Thank a Healthcare Hero

April 6, 2020

As we continue to fight COVID-19, it has been so encouraging to see the outpouring of support from Southern Indiana for Scott Memorial Health. We have always striven to be a place where you choose to come for healthcare, and we take our responsibility as a community leader very seriously.

Supporting Efforts to Keep Our Community Healthy

March 26, 2020

Our community – along with communities around the world – is navigating unprecedented challenges as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread. The cycle of our lives and neighborhoods has been altered, and we are all working to accommodate an ever-changing new normal. Fear and uncertainty complicate our collective abilities to do this.

Della Sennett named Chief Nursing Officer of Scott Memorial Health

February 14, 2020

“Della is a great fit for our hospital,” said Angie Doan, Chief Financial Officer of SMH. “We have been so impressed with her experience and knowledge, as well as /her genuine care for people. We are really looking forward to working with her to lead the hospital forward.”

29 Days of Heart

January 31, 2020

Leap Year gives you an extra day. But a healthy heart can give you extra years.

Take charge of your heart health

January 31, 2020

To help you take charge of your heart health Scott Memorial is providing a free Heart Health Assessment on Tuesday, February 4 in the main lobby of hospital.

End Your Year on a Healthy Note

December 2, 2019

The end of the year is a great time to think about scheduling your annual physical or any health screenings you may have been putting off.

DIABETES: What You Should Know

November 24, 2019

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 30 million people in the U.S. – or one in 10 – have diabetes.

The Fight Doesn’t End October 31

October 1, 2019

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 245,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year in the U.S., and more than 40,000 women die from the disease.

Suicide: What You Should Know

September 3, 2019

The issue of suicide is a very difficult and concerning topic to address – and, unfortunately, it is on the rise.

Lower Your Cholesterol, Lower Your Risk

September 3, 2019

ile your body certainly needs cholesterol to make hormones and digest fatty foods, high levels of it become a case of “too much of a good thing.”

Healthy Habits to Ensure a Successful School Year for Kids

July 31, 2019

When the days get shorter, it’s a good sign that another school year is just around the corner. As you begin to tackle your back-to-school to-do lists, we’ve got a few tips to help ensure that your family is ready for another successful and healthy school term.

Colonoscopies 101

March 6, 2019

According to the American Cancer Society, those at average risk for colon cancer should start getting screened at age 45. Those at higher than average risk may need to begin screening prior to age 45, and more frequently and/or with specific tests.

Merger Completed between LifePoint and RCCH

November 16, 2018

LifePoint Health and RCCH HealthCare Partners have completed their merger and will now begin operating as one, united company under the LifePoint Health name.

Diabetes 101: What You Should Know

November 14, 2018

Diabetes is one of the biggest health issues facing Americans today. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 30 million people in the U.S. have diabetes.

It’s More Than a Month

October 1, 2018

As October ushers in Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it’s a great time to take stock of our knowledge of this disease and its risks and symptoms.

Suicide: What You Should Know

September 9, 2018

The issue of suicide is a very difficult and concerning topic to address – and, unfortunately, it is on the rise.

Cholesterol 101: What it is and why it matters

September 9, 2018

This month marks National Cholesterol Education Month, making it a perfect time to refresh our knowledge on the ins and outs of cholesterol and understand how it affects your health.

Immunization Awareness

August 2, 2018

Getting in the Immunization Routine: Regular vaccinations support individual and community health

Go Further with Food

March 6, 2018

“You are what you eat.” We’ve all heard it, and many of us have jokingly used the common saying amongst one another.