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Health Beat Summer 2020

Health Beat – Summer 2020

The summer 2020 edition of Health Beat, SCMH’s new community magazine, is available now. Our philosophy is that as a healthcare provider in the region it is our responsibility to…

Precautions Against COVID-19

Precautions Against COVID-19

In response to concerns raised by community members, the staff at Smith County Memorial Hospital wanted to take a moment to explain the recommendations made by our medical providers and…

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What to Expect When Visiting SCMH

SMITH CENTER, Kan. – Smith Center Memorial Hospital reopened to visitors at the end of June but there are still several changes that will likely remain in place for the…

How Did We Get In This Mess, Anyway?

Healthy Eating Tip: Health is in the big picture, not the details! Part 2: How did we all get in this mess, anyway? “If you know the enemy and know…

Coronavirus Update 7.2

Smith County Will Not Enforce Face Masks

Together, the Smith County public health department and the providers at Smith County Memorial Hospital will recommend to the Smith County Board of Health that the county should not enforce…

What Does It Mean to Own Your Own Health?

Health is in the big picture, not the details! Part 1: What does it mean to own your own health? Self-Empowerment, Self-Efficacy, Self-Awareness, Self-Determination Self-empowerment In psychology and philosophy, the…