image description

Welcome to the Initiative Online Payment Center for Murray-Calloway Hospital

image description

Donate to the Murray Calloway Endowment for Healthcare

image description

Send your wishes or any message to a patient in the hospital

image description

Take a virtual tour of various sections of the hospital

Welcome to Murray-Calloway Hospital

GOVERNOR’S SCHOLAR STUDENTS TOUR MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL

Posted 07/21/2017

Governors Scholars Tour MCCH

Students from the Governor’s Scholars Program at Murray State University recently toured various areas of the hospital including the Radiology, Emergency, and Surgery departments. They were educated about the role of each department, equipment and technology used, as well as the various medical career opportunities available.  Read more here.


LITTLE JOINS MURRAY CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES AT MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL

Posted 07/19/2017

Murray-Calloway County Hospital (MCCH) is proud to welcome Jennifer Little, MSN, APRN, to Murray Cardiology to work alongside Dr. John Broadbent.

Jennifer has worked in various roles in her medical career, but she started as a Radiologic Technologist for over seven years after completing her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern Indiana.  Click here to learn more.



MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL SUPPORTS LOCAL ATHLETICS THROUGH CERTIFIED ATHLETIC TRAINERS, FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS

Posted 07/18/2017


Murray-Calloway County Hospital is continuing its support of local athletes as fall sports seasons begin at local middle and high schools.  With a focus on keeping local athletes healthy and active, the hospital provided more than 400 free sports physicals over the summer. 


Click here to learn more.


LEARN SAFE DRIVING WITH AARP DRIVER SAFETY COURSES

Posted 07/18/2017

AARP Safe Driving Classes for the rest of the year will be held Wednesday, August 2 & Wednesday, November 1 both classes are from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the MCCH Center for Health and Wellness.

Click here for details.


MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL HOSTING EVENTS IN JULY

Posted 07/17/17


Staff at Murray-Calloway County Hospital and the Center for Health & Wellness will be offering educational health promotion events during the month of July to community members, Wellness Center members and MCCH employees.

Click here to read the full schedule.


ZWEEDYK DONATES $5,000 TO SUPPORT HOSPICE PATIENT CARE

Posted 07/14/2017


Hospice Donation

The Murray Calloway Endowment for Healthcare recently received a $5,000 donation from Kay Zweedyk of Hardin, KY. The donation went towards supporting patient care at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House.  Click here to read more.


CENTER FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS HOSTING SUMMER OPEN HOUSE WEDNESDAY JUNE 21

Posted 06/02/2017

The Center for Health and Wellness at Murray-Calloway County Hospital is celebrating the longest day of the year by hosting a Summer Open House event Wednesday, June 21 from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Click here for full details.


UTILIZE FRESH IS BETTER AT THE MOBILE FARMERS MARKET THIS JUNE

Posted 06/01/2017



The Downtown Farmer’s Market is coming to the Housing Authority on Tuesday, June 20th from 2:30 pm- 6 pm. Vendors will be set up in front of the Ellis Center.

Join Murray and Calloway County in focusing on “Fresh is Better”.  Click here to learn more!


MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL TO HOST MEDIA CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE 2017 MURRAY HALF MARATHON RESULTS

Posted 05/19/2017

Murray-Calloway County Hospital will announce the 7th Annual Murray Half Marathon Race results on Tuesday, May 23 at 10:00 am in the Murray-Calloway County Hospital Board Room.

Click here for full details.


THE FACTS ABOUT SKIN CANCER

Posted 05/19/2017

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer. UV damage can also cause wrinkles and blotches or spots on your skin. The good news is that skin cancer can be prevented, and it can almost always be cured when it’s found and treated early.

Click here to read more.


MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL RECEIVES HFMA’S 2017 MAP AWARD FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE IN REVENUE CYCLE

Posted 05/19/2017


Murray-Calloway County Hospital (MCCH) has been named as a recipient of the 2017 MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle, sponsored by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).  

Click here to learn more.


MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL RECOGNIZED AS TOP 10% IN NATION FOR ORTHOPAEDIC CARE BY HEALTHGRADES

Posted 05/18/2017


Orthopaedic care at Murray-Calloway County Hospital is among the top 10% in the nation as measured by volume-weighted performance according to this year’s evaluation from Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions in order to find the right doctor, the right hospital for the right care.  Click here to read more.


NORSWORTHY JOINS MURRAY NEUROLOGY AT MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL

Posted 05/17/2018

Murray-Calloway County Hospital (MCCH) is proud to welcome Margaret (Meg) Norsworthy, APRN, to Murray Neurology and Dr. Rachel Korson, Neurologist.

Meg has worked in various roles in her nursing career but she started as a Surgical Tech. After nine years, she decided to go back to school at Murray State University where she received her Bachelors’ Degree in Nursing in 2009. 

Click here to read more.


FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS TO BE OFFERED BY MCCH TO LOCAL ATHLETES

Posted 05/16/2017

Murray-Calloway County Hospital will host its annual free sports physicals to local middle and high school athletes on Saturday, June 10th and Saturday, July 15th, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon.

The physicals will be held in the Outpatient Surgery Area, located on the second floor of the South Tower. Volunteer physicians and nurses will perform the physicals. 

Click here for details.


MURRAY MIDDLE FOURTH GRADE TOURS MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY HOSPITAL

Posted 05/16/2017



Murray Middle School fourth grade students recently visited Murray-Calloway County Hospital to learn more about healthcare in our community. They visited several areas throughout the hospital including the Emergency Department, Radiology, Outpatient Surgery and the Medical Surgical Nursing Floor.


FRESH IS BETTER

Posted 05/15/2017


Fresh is Better. The Lighten Up Calloway Work Group wants to encourage you decrease your intake of processed food by taking advantage of fresh produce grown locally! Eating fresh foods can reduce the risk of many diseases.  Click here to learn more about how to eat more fresh foods.


LINDA NORSWORTHY RETIREMENT

Posted 05/10/2017



A
fter 44 years of service to Murray-Calloway County Hospital in various departments, Linda Norsworthy retired in April 2017.  Norsworthy, pictured at left with previous CEO, Mr. Stuart Poston middle, and John Wilson, MCCH COO, most recently worked as a cashier.


SPRING CREEK HEALTH CARE RECOGNIZES NATIONAL NURSING HOME WEEK WITH A PROCLAMATION SIGNING

05/09/2017


Spring Creek Health Care skilled nursing facility will celebrate National Nursing Home Week May 14-20 by hosting a series of events designed to enrich the relationship and contacts between residents, family, staff and the community. Calloway County Judge Executive Larry Elkins and City of Murray Mayor Jack Rose signed a proclamation specifying Nursing Home Week in the community.

Click here for more.


2017 TOYOTA TACOMA GIVEAWAY AT MURRAY HALF MARATHON WINNER NAMED

Posted 05/09/2017


The Murray Half Marathon truck give-a-way winner was announced on April 22, 2017 as Bart Flener of Murray. All registered who were 21 years of age or older for the Half Marathon, Relay, or 5K was eligible to win the 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Model 4x4 for a year.  Click here to read more about the contest.


TIME TO GET STROKE SAVVY

Posted 05/09/2017

With more than 795,000 strokes occurring every year in the United States across the age spectrum, it is critical that all Americans adopt preventive lifestyle habits, know the warning signs, and understand the treatment options available to themselves and their loved ones should a stroke occur. May Is Better Hearing & Speech Month—a time for Murray and Calloway County residents to become stroke savvy.

Click here to read more.


EXERCISE IS MEDICINE MONTH

Posted 05/08/2017

The Center for Health and Wellness, Murray Calloway County Hospital is recognizing May as Exercise is Medicine Month.

Click here to learn more.


AUTISM ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS IN THE UNITED STATES

Posted 05/08/2017


With 1 in 68 children now estimated to have autism spectrum disorder, community support is critical. During May Is Better Hearing & Speech Month, Murray-based speech-language pathologists Beth McCuiston, Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) Coordinator, Erin DeLancey, SLP, and Crissann Chandler, SLP asks residents to use this as an opportunity to consider how they communicate and interact with people with autism.

Click here to learn more.


NEWS ARCHIVE