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  • Newsletter Winter 2014

    Inside the Winter 2014 Newsletter (click the link below to view the newsletter)

    • New Family Medicine Physician
    • Jerry Wordekemper Promoted
    • President’s Report…
    • Hernia Surgey
    • Hospital Foundation Raising Money for new “iSuite” Operating System
    • St. Joe’s 25th Jubilee Dinner
    • New Clinic Opening in Hooper

    Click here for the Newsletter Winter 2014

  • St. Francis Memorial Hospital cracks ‘Top 100′ list St  Francis 3 time 10x24 (4)

    News Article from West Point News

    St. Francis Memorial Hospital has been named to the list of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the nation for the third time in the last four years.
    St. Francis Memorial ranked in the top 100 of more than 1,300 CAHs in the United States. It was one of six hospitals in Nebraska to earn a “Top 100” recognition. Continue reading →

  • Incentives available for rural communities

    News Article from Norfolk Daily News

    West Point-- Dr. Tom Cohee, Karen Meiergerd, Dr. Brian Hass

    DR. TOM Cohee (left) and Dr. Brian Hass (right), both physicians at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point, look over paperwork with nurse Karen Meiergerd. The West Point hospital is fortunate to be one of the rural hospitals in the state with a full medical staff.


    WEST POINT — First-time visitors to St. Francis Memorial Hospital sometimes forget they’re in a rural facility.

    It’s not hard to do.

    Completed in 2009, the 52,000-square-foot addition — with its creative use of natural light in the main lobby and its patient-friendly entrance — gives the hospital the feel of a larger, modern metro facility. Continue reading →


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