Local Hospitals Returning To Normal Business – Still Exercising Caution

The major healthcare providers in Chillicothe and Trenton are beginning to see a return to normal business, while still exercising caution with anyone entering the facility.  CEO Steve Schieber says Hedrick Medical Center and Wright Memorial Hospital are in very good shape and this is largely due to the support they have received from a couple of sources.  He says […]

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Veterans Services In The Area

Area Veterans are not able to visit VA centers for non-essential care at this time,  The VA does have a full-time counselor in the area for Veterans.  The VA has also rolled out its Community Care program.  Veterans will just need to call the VA they are attached to and get a referral to the doctor they wish to see. […]

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COVID-19 And The Community / What You Can Do

The Livingston County Health Department met this morning with first responders and other community officials to discuss the COVID-19 (CoronaVirus) Health issues and what we as a community can do.  Health Department Director Sherry Weldon says currently there are no positive cases in Livingston County.  Weldon says they are asking people to follow the governor’s guidelines for the disease. They […]

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Limiting Contact A Good Idea

The Livingston County community is taking action to limit contact with others. The Livingston County Commission is asking the public to limit activity at the Courthouse.  If you can handle business over the phone, they ask that you call 646-8000.  Listen to the list of extensions and they will be glad to assist you. Hedrick Medical Center on Tuesday will […]

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HAZMAT Training In Chillicothe

The Chillicothe Fire Department and Hedrick Medical Center are teaming up to conduct a HAZMAT mock training event on Monday August 19th at 10:00am and 11:00am. HAZMAT involves training with hazardous materials, or substances in quantities for forms that may post a reasonable risk to health, property or the environment. That includes substances as toxic chemicals, fuels, nuclear waste products […]

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Schieber Takes Reigns At Both Hedrick and Wright Memorial

The CEO at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe, Steve Schieber, is now also serving as interim CEO at Wright Memorial Hospital. Saint Luke’s Health System announced they are streamlining the leadership of the two facilities and consolidating management of Saint Luke’s northern Missouri market. Schieber assumed duties as CEO of Hedrick Medical Center in September 2015 and during his tenure […]

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