‘Walk-In-Weekend’ being held at ECC on Sat., January 5

    East Central College will host Walk-In Weekend on Saturday, January 5 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at its Union campus. This is an opportunity for current and prospective students to get ready for the Spring 2019 semester.

Combined support provides new equipment for Cardiac Rehab

    Through the support of the Hospital Auxiliary and the Hospital Ambassadors, the Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital Cardiac Rehab department was able to purchase a new Dell Optiplex 3050 SFF computer and 24” Dell Monitor for Mortara Hscribe download and review station software.

MBSH Auxiliary presents a $10,011.23 check for Hospital Equipment

The Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital Auxiliary membership recently decided to make a significant year end donation to the hospital for equipment.  Six departments in the hospital submitted requests for items that were not included in their annual capital purchases. Through a very generous donation, the Auxiliary was able to provide the necessary funds to cover the majority of the requested equipment.

MBSH announces its 2019 Medical Staff Officers

Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of our 2019 Medical Staff Officers: Thomas Jackson, MD, will continue to serve as the Chief of Staff, and Alison Baker, MD, will continue in her role as the Vice Chief of Staff. Dr. Jackson, an internist, has worked at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital through the BJC Medical Group of Sullivan since 2008.

Screening for congenital heart defects in newborns takes place at MBSH

By Michelle Koons, Mother Baby Unit Nurse Manager
    Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is one of many hospitals that participate in the routine screening of newborns for congenital heart defects.  
    Pediatricians, Dr. Ravi Saripalli and Dr. Tammy Cooks, help to ensure that all infants born at Missouri Baptist Sullivan’s Mother Baby Unit are screened for congenital heart defects prior to discharge.