News & Events

At Perry County Memorial Hospital, we pride ourselves on being as much an asset to our community as we do to community healthcare. We want to be involved and we want you to be involved with us! Check this page frequently for the latest PCMH news and events that you can get involved with.

Perry County Memorial Hospital Wins Studer Group’s Excellence in Patient Care Award

TELL CITY, INDIANA - Perry County Memorial Hospital received an Excellence in Patient Care Award from outcomes firm Studer Group®. The hospital received the award-which was presented at the 11th annual What's Right in Health Care® conference- for its exemplary "discharge instructions" results on the HCAHPS patient survey. The What's Right in Health Care® conference… read more

Linda Mathena of Perry County…

Linda Mathena of Perry County Memorial Hospital Achieves Renewal of Certified Diabetes Educator® Status

TELL CITY, INDIANA - The National Certification of Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) announced that Linda Mathena, RN, ONC, CDE of Perry County Memorial Hospital has renewed the Certified Diabetes Educator® (CDE®) status by successfully completing the continuing education renewal option process. Candidates must meet rigorous eligibility requirements to be eligible for certification. Achieving the CDE® credential… read more

Perry County Memorial Hospital Announces…

Perry County Memorial Hospital Announces the Arrival of Dr. Stewart Jennings, MD, to the Tell City Clinic

Dr. Jennings offers care through all stages of life, from children to the elderly.  TELL CITY, INDIANA - Perry County Memorial Hospital announced today the addition of Dr. Stewart Jennings, MD to the Tell City Clinic. Dr. Jennings will begin seeing patients on August 15, 2013. Dr. Jennings will provide both internal medicine for adults… read more

Perry County Memorial Hospital Paramedics…

Perry County Memorial Hospital Paramedics Recognized for 20 Years of Service

PCMH celebrates employees' years of service.  TELL CITY, INDIANA - Darrel Riley, John Kleeman and Pat Lambert, employed as paramedics with Perry Count Memorial Hospital, were recently recognized by the Board of Directors of the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for achieving 20 consecutive years as Nationally Registered Paramedics. This distinction is an… read more

Perry County Memorial Hospital Launches…

Perry County Memorial Hospital Launches New System to Help Improve Heart Attack Patient Outcomes

Web-based LIFENET® System Utilizes Emergent Patient Data to Help Reduce Time to Treatment in Perry, Spencer and Hancock Counties.  TELL CITY, INDIANA - Perry County Memorial Hospital announced today the launch of a new system to help improve heart attack patient outcomes. The LIFENET System, from Physio-Control, Inc., is the first web-based data network of… read more

Perry County Memorial Hospital Awards Five New Scholarships

TELL CITY, INDIANA - Perry County Memorial Hospital, the Perry County Memorial Hospital Foundation, Inc. and the Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary are pleased to announce the following scholarship recipients: [caption id="attachment_266" align="alignnone" width="300"] Deni Taylor of Branchville, Indiana, daughter of Dennis and Edna Taylor[/caption] Deni Taylor of Branchville $500 Lewis C. Lohoff Memorial Scholarship… read more

Celebrate Better Hearing and Speech…

Celebrate Better Hearing and Speech Month This May with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

TELL CITY, INDIANA - Since 1927, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has celebrated Better Hearing and Speech Month each May to raise public awareness of speech and language disorders that affect 14 million Americans. Speech and language disorders can take many forms and can limit academic achievement, social adjustment, and career advancement. An individual may be… read more

Occupational Therapy Helps Individuals Live…

Occupational Therapy Helps Individuals Live Life to its Fullest

Perry County Memorial Hospital Celebrates Occupational Therapy Month in April  TELL CITY, INDIANA - Occupational therapy enables people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, prevent-or live better with-injury, illness or disability. It is a practice deeply rooted in science and is evidence-based, meaning that the plan designed… read more

Perry County Memorial Hospital Awarded…

Perry County Memorial Hospital Awarded HFAP Accreditation

TELL CITY, INDIANA - Perry County Memorial Hospital was awarded accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It earned this distinction after HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the hospital's quality and safety standards. "PCMH clearly demonstrates a… read more

Nurse Practioners Provide More Than…

Nurse Practioners Provide More Than 155,000 Solutions to the Health Care Crisis

National Nurse Practitioner Week celebrated Nov 11-17 TELL CITY, INDIANA - As the health care provider shortage continues to top the national agenda, it is important that the public be aware that there are more than 155,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) in the United States who provide high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive, patient-centered care to patients across the… read more

Perry County Memorial Hospital was founded on the banks of the Ohio River over 60 years ago. The mission of Perry County Memorial Hospital is to provide high quality healthcare and exemplary customer service in the most caring, compassionate, and effective manner.
8885 State Road 237
Tell City
IN
47586
USA
1 (812) 547-7011