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Press Releases

OCH and Ozarks New Hope open clinic in Webb City

March 6th, 2017

    OCH and Ozarks New Hope open clinic in Webb City Webb City, MO – OCH and Ozarks New Hope are proud to announce the opening of the Webb City Community Health Clinic this March. The clinic (112 N. Webb Street) is open Monday through Thursday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, and on Fridays…

OCH Health System acquires Jay Family Medicine Clinic

November 22nd, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jay, OK – Effective January 1, 2017, the OCH Health System will own and operate Jay Family Medicine Clinic under a new name: OCH Jay Family Medicine Clinic. The rural health clinic, located at 2485 N. Main in Jay, Okla. includes family practice providers Richard H. Tidwell, MD, and Shounda Turley, APRN-CNP….

OCH welcomes new podiatrist to Gravette hospital

November 15th, 2016

Gravette, AR – OCH of Gravette announces the addition of Kory D. Miskin, DPM. Dr. Miskin is a podiatrist joining the OCH of Gravette Specialty Clinic (1101 S. Jackson St.) this December. “We are thrilled to have a podiatrist at the hospital,” says Jackie Powell, OCH of Gravette Specialty Clinic Manager. “Our surgery department has…

OCH Health System Hosting 2nd Annual National Rural Health Day Photo Contest

November 11th, 2016

 OCH Health System is hosting its 2nd annual National Rural Health Day Photo Contest to celebrate the 2016 National Rural Health Day! Check out our photo submissions and vote for the best photos that showcase the beauty of the areas and patients we serve! Eligibility This contest is open to all OCH Facebook Fans, and…

Dr. Bendt now offering $50 DOT physicals in Rogersville

November 4th, 2016

Rogersville, MO – OCH physician Nishua Bendt, DO is now a FMCSA Certified Medical Examiner and can offer DOT physicals Monday through Friday. She is located at the OCH Webster County Clinic  (101 S. Main) in Rogersville. DOT Physicals cost $50 out-of-pocket. To schedule, call the OCH Webster County Clinic at417-753-9404. According to the Federal…

OCH of Gravette to host free Medicare Q&A event

November 2nd, 2016

Gravette, AR – Ozarks Community Hospital (OCH) of Gravette is hosting a free education event on Tuesday, November 15 from 11a.m. to 12:30p.m. to answer questions and provide information on Medicare. This event is free and open to the public and will include complimentary refreshments.  It will take place in the hospital cafeteria located at…

Welcome Hoover, Sandford to OCH Health System

October 31st, 2016

Please join OCH in welcoming two new providers to the health system: Melinda Hoover, FNP-BC and Adrienne Sanford MS, OTR/L. Family Nurse Practitioner, Melinda Hoover began with the OCH Jasper County Clinic – Carthage Campus this October. She is seeing patients Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Melinda comes to OCH with…

OCH of Gravette provides athletic trainer for Gravette Schools

September 12th, 2016

Gravette, AR – Ozarks Community Hospital (OCH) of Gravette welcomes Leo F. Krajewski ATC, CSCS, to the therapy services department. Leo Krajewski, ATC, CSCS is a Certified Athletic Trainer and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He has over 26 years of experience as a Certified Athletic Trainer and more than 13 years as a Certified…

OCH acquires four rural health clinics in McDonald County January 2017

September 1st, 2016

McDonald County, MO – The OCH Health System is acquiring four McDonald County clinics currently owned by Elk River Health Services, Inc. as of January 1, 2017. The four rural health clinics are located in Anderson, Pineville, Goodman and Southwest City. After the first of the year they will be known as OCH Anderson Rural…

Jason Glass, PsyD, joins OCH Northside Behavioral Medical Clinic

August 9th, 2016

Springfield, MO – The OCH health system is pleased to welcome Jason Glass, PsyD, back to the OCH Northside Behavioral Medicine Clinic. Dr. Glass will be available to see patients Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon. Dr. Glass will be offering neuro psych testing,…

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