Dexter Clinic Opening Today


Saint Francis Healthcare System’s Outpatient Clinic opened today in its temporary location at 115 East Business Highway 60 in Dexter. Saint Francis Medical Partners F. Michael Caldwell, MD; Stephen Nagy, MD; Christopher Montgomery, MD; Gilbert Smith, MD; and Joseph Schuerger, MD, will offer primary care services ...
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Saint Francis Now UnitedHealthcare Provider

Missouri residents enrolled in select UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored and individual plans now have expanded in-network access to care at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. These plans include UnitedHealthcare’s Choice POS and Options PPO. Saint Francis Healthcare System offers services to more than 713,000 people in ...
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Pediatrician Olson Joins Saint Francis


Saint Francis Medical Center is proud to introduce pediatrician Gary S. Olson, MD, FAAP, FCP, as a new Medical Partner. His existing practice, Olson Pediatrics, has joined the Medical Center as Cape Pediatric Group. This highly respected physician has been caring for the physical, mental ...
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Dr. Diemer Named Vice President of Quality


Saint Francis Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Thomas S. Diemer, MD, to the Executive Team. Diemer has accepted the newly created role of Vice President of Quality, effective January 1, 2015. As Vice President of Quality, Diemer will be responsible for Case ...
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Saint Francis Welcomes Cape Girardeau’s First Baby of 2015

Cape Girardeau’s first baby of 2015, Brantley Ryan, at Saint Francis Medical Center.

Saint Francis Medical Center celebrated the delivery of Cape Girardeau’s first baby of 2015. At 3:54 am on Thursday, January 1, 2015, a baby boy was welcomed into the world by proud mother Carolyn Shane of Marble Hill, Mo., and caring Family BirthPlace nursing staff. ...
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Saint Francis Adds Respected Poplar Bluff Neurologist


Saint Francis Medical Center is pleased to welcome respected neurologist Shahid K. Choudhary, MD, of the newly formed Poplar Bluff Neurology Specialists as a new Medical Partner. This well-known specialist, who has been helping neurology patients in Poplar Bluff for more than 21 years, will ...
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Piedmont Family Practice Physicians Join Saint Francis

Saint Francis Medical Center is pleased to welcome David R. Gayle, DO, and Andy Gayle, MD, of the new Piedmont Physician Associates practice as Medical Partners. These respected family practice physicians will officially join the Medical Center on January 1, 2015. David Gayle earned his medical ...
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Saint Francis Welcomes New Board Members

Saint Francis Healthcare System recently welcomed Steve Dirnberger and Joey McLane as new board members. Dirnberger was appointed to the Saint Francis Healthcare System Board and McLane was appointed to the Saint Francis Health Development Board. “We are honored to have these two respected men as ...
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Heart Hospital Accredited as Chest Pain Center with PCI


Saint Francis Medical Center’s Heart Hospital has again received full accreditation with PCI from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). Saint Francis was first accredited in 2009. The reaccreditation is valid for three years. Hospitals that have received SCPC accreditation have achieved a higher level ...
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