To Our Community Regarding COVID-19 Crisis

Letter to Our Community Regarding the COVID-19 Crisis 

March 31, 2020   

As your community hospital, it is important that we keep you informed and confident in what we are doing to respond to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 Pandemic. These are extraordinary times for public health. Not only are we at heightened concern for the communities we serve, but we’re also extending that concern to our families, friends, and neighbors, to local businesses and restaurants. Please know the health and well-being of the community remain our top priority.

COVID-19 Public Memo

The Missouri Delta Medical Center COVID-19 Task Force is working closely with local health officials, State Department of Public Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Missouri Hospital Association (MHA) to respond to any potential COVID-19 cases in our area. We have strong infection control policies, procedures, and systems in place to [...]

What you should know about the Coronavirus

Information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID19) can be found on TV, the internet as well as the radio however, it's important that you make sure the information you are getting is from a reputable source such as the Center for Disease Control/CDC. Below, we have provided a number of frequently asked questions regarding the virus from [...]

What you should know about Influenza

“Influenza also differs from the common cold in many ways.  Influenza usually causes a significant fever which lasts for 3-4 days, while colds have a minimal fever.  However, it is important to note that people may be infected with the flu and have respiratory symptoms without a fever.”

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Colorectal cancer occurs in the colon or rectum. Sometimes it is called colon cancer, for short. As the drawing shows, the colon is the large intestine or large bowel.