Manning Regional Healthcare Center

Sept./Oct. MRHC Clincial Connection

At MRHC, we have introduced a new resource for our patients and the communities we serve. What used to be an internal form of communication between clinical staff is now being shared direct with the public to keep you updated about the services and topics of interest from the various departments within the hospital and clinic. In this fall edition, our trusted experts share important updates about specific health-related topics. We hope you enjoy this new form of communication!

If you’re interested in subscribing to this newsletter, please email Elaine Macumber, elaine.macumber@mrhcia.com or call (712) 655-2072.

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Mental Health IS an Issue, Even in Rural Communities

Distinct mental health differences are evident when comparing rural and urban residents. While mental illnesses have a similar prevalence in both environments, the circumstances and access to treatment look different. According to The National Rural Health Association (NRHA), rural residents face more obstacles in obtaining behavioral health services. 

Based off these f

Blackwell Named Outstanding Employee

When Amy Blackwell envisioned her career back in college, she initially saw herself as an elementary school teacher. But after changing her major, working a full-time job, starting a family, and running an in-home daycare, she decided to go back to school for her Administrative Office professional degree and eventually found her home at The Recovery Center at Manning Regional Healthcare Center.