The Chartis Center for Rural Health named White River Medical Center (WRMC) as one of the 2023 Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals, and Stone County Medical Center (SCMC) as one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals. Compiled by The Chartis Center for Rural Health, this annual recognition program
Hypertension is when an individual’s blood pressure is higher than 120 mmHg and the diastolic is above 80 mmHg averaged over time. Blood pressure is the force that a person’s blood exerts against the wall of their blood vessels. This pressure depends on the resistance of the blood vessels, in parti
The White River Health White River Medical Center Inpatient Rehab team was recently recognized as one of the top 10 percent of Inpatient Rehabilitations Facilities in the United States. This is out of 861 inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) qualified to be ranked in the IRF database of Unifo
White River Health Family Care, previously known as Stone County Primary Care Clinic, in Mountain View will change hours of operation beginning January 22nd. The clinic will be open Tuesdays through Fridays, and closed on Mondays. The clinic will remain open 7AM to 5:30PM on the days of operation.
Katie Webb, APRN, is accepting patients at White River Health Pediatrics, previously known as The Children’s Clinic, located at 1700 Harrison Street, Suite N in Batesville. Katie is working alongside Drs. Melody Moody, Amanda Smith, Meagan Smith, and Tyler Sandlin, APRN.
White River Health Family Care, located at 1215 Sidney Street, Suite 300 in Batesville, began offering After Hours care January 3rd. The clinic extended hours Monday through Friday until 11PM. No appointments are necessary, and walk-ins are welcome after 5 PM. For more information or to make an a
White River Health’s White River Medical Center (WRMC) is finding new ways to ensure the safety of their patients. Telesitter uses video and audio monitoring to provide constant monitoring to patients requiring additional assistance. Many hospitals across the county are adopting this technology and
Dr. John Allgood, Radiation Oncologist at White River Health, has announced his plans for retirement. He is currently in practice at White River Health Cancer Center, previously known as WRMC Cancer Care Center. Dr. Allgood will continue seeing patients until the end of the year. Dr. Stephen Ko, R