Tag: Allen County Hospital

The Allen County board of hospital trustees will confer with the sisters of St. Joseph tomorrow about the possibility of leasing St. John’s Hospital which is now due to close next Monday. Earl Sifers, chairman…

Iola coffee toppers discovered this morning that the nickel cup of coffee was a year-end casualty. Their favorite brew sold for a dime a cup today. Dave Hart, owner of Hart’s Lunch and spokesman for…

There is a nationwide shortage of nurses and Iola is not immune. Karen Gilpin, director of nursing services at Allen County Hospital, said when contacted by Jacque Conner, Register reporter, that she had just spent…

Richard Cook, a graduate of the University of Kansas school of pharmacy, will join his father, Gene, in the operation of Cook’s Rexall Pharmacy on the west side of the square.  ***** The widening of…

30 Years Ago Nancy Maier, director of the Home Health Agency and director of Older Adult Services at Allen County Hospital, has been named Outstanding Nurse of Allen County for 1990. ***** Dick Works, a…

65 Years Ago May 1954 One four-week-old colt, white with red markings and winsome ways, commanded more high priced talent at the Allen County Hospital this morning than any human who has arrived at the…

Three hospital management companies touted their strengths last week in proposals to the Allen County Regional Hospital board of trustees. Trustees are studying options to lead ACRH into the future. On Wednesday evening, they heard…

20 Years Ago August 1998 Ellen Thompson, a teacher at Iola Middle School, underwent surgery July 20 to donate a kidney to her younger brother, John Hageman of Wichita. ***** Beginning this fall, Allen County…