Barbara Kirscher passed away on May 25, 2016, and the Broadwater Com-munity Health Foundation (BCHF) established a “Barb Kirscher Memorial Education Fund” in her honor. A garage sale was held on August 19-20 to benefit the fund and $2,217.77 was raised in just two days. The majority of the funds were items sold at the sale but $202 was earned from items that were raffled.
Direct Access Testing (DAT) is a service offered by Broad-water Health Center (BHC). DAT allows you to order your own lab tests without a doctor’s order. It’s convenient, affordable and fits into busy lifestyles and schedules.
The Activities and Social Services Departments at the hospital are in the process of putting together a Music Memory Program for the Broadwater Health Center (BHC) nursing home patients. Research shows that music has the ability to elevate mood, decrease anxiety, improve sleep quality and reduce pain.
Broadwater Health Center (BHC), through grant funding assistance, has hired a Patient Care Coordinator. Her name is Margaret Ruckey and she has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), is a Registered Nurse (RN) and a Certified Emer-gency Nurse (CEN).
Broadwater Health Center (BHC) staff participate in continuing education classes to hone their skills and learn new techniques and methods to improve patient care. Recently they participated in classes involving pediatric and Emergency Department (ED) patient care.
Have you ever thought about sharing you interests and time with a nursing home resident? The BHC Nursing Home is currently full and opportunities abound for people from all walks of life interested in sharing their interests with the residents.
The Area Health Education Center (AHEC) of South Central Montana works with local hospitals and high school counselors to provide students with a chance to learn about careers within the healthcare field.
Direct Access Testing (DAT) is a service offered by Broadwater Health Center (BHC). DAT allows you to order your own lab tests without a doctor’s or-der. It’s convenient, affordable and fits into busy lifestyles and schedules.
The Broadwater Health Center (BHC) clinic recently got a face lift which included remodeling, painting and new furnishings and decorations. The updates included not only the office area and waiting room but also the patient rooms.
Submitted by Jenny Clowes on Fri, 08/05/2016 - 13:22
For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Jenny Clowes and I am the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Broadwater Health Center (BHC). I grew up here and over two years ago returned to my hometown to work for Broadwater Health Center.
The Broadwater Community Health Foundation is a non-profit 501C(3) foundation, which began in 1989, with the purpose of supporting high quality local medical services for the citizens of the community and Broadwater County.
It is our mission to promote and further the operations of the Broadwater Health Center and support other county healthcare needs by providing high quality medical care and treatment. We accomplish this by encouraging community support and financial contributions to promote the good health of the community and Broadwater County.