Everyone knows that making it in the medical field is no easy feat. For this reason, having the media cover our endeavors in Eufaula throughout the years has been such an honor. We love being covered by the press, especially when the coverage comes from satisfied patient experiences here at Medical Center Barbour. Take a look at some of our recent coverage below.
December 22nd, 2020
Eufaula resident Renay Hurst is happy to be preparing to celebrate a special Christmas and New Year’s.
Hurst, a recently recovered COVID-19 patient, was unsure of her future when she was diagnosed and hospitalized with the virus....continue reading
November 11th, 2020
BARBOUR COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - While coronavirus hospitalization rates across Alabama are on the rise, one East Alabama hospital said its cases are low.
According to Katie Hopper, the assistant chief nursing officer at Medical Center Barbour, the hospital currently has five patients hospitalized for COVID-19. She said the number is about average... continue reading
October 18, 2020
Medical Center Barbour has announced that it raised over $2,000 for the Wiregrass United Way through its first Wiregrass United Way Awareness Campaign.
Medical Center Barbour kicked off the week on Sept. 28 with its Community Leaders Dunking Booth, which included community leaders... continue reading
June 22. 2020
Medical Center Barbour is expanding services offered to the community and is now offering services at its newly improved Outpatient Infusion Center, now located in the hospital’s Specialty Clinic.
Run by Jennifer Price, RN, the clinic is equipped to administer IV therapy and specialty injections prescribed by doctors to patients in a dedicated area of the hospital that allows for easier access for patients...continue reading.
February 24th, 2020
Medical Center Barbour has named Lynn Mergen as its new CEO, effective Feb. 3. Mergen comes to Eufaula from Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he most recently led 180-bed Hillcrest South.
Mergen, a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, is an accomplished healthcare leader with more than 20 years of executive healthcare administrative experience...continue reading