RMH News

RMH Walk-in Care Does Triple Duty

Published in the Daily News Newspaper In the fall of 2019, when Dakota Wainwright accepted the position of Director of RMH Walk-In Care, her upcoming job appeared to be challenging, but not extraordinary. Within six months, the landscape of healthcare, and Dakota’s job, had been transformed. In addition to providing […]

Understanding Covid-19 Treatments

A Brief Explanation from Rush Memorial Hospital When researchers first found treatments that could attack the virus that causes Covid-19 itself, these treatments were in very short supply. They were only available on a limited basis in major hospitals where the outbreak was the most severe. They were totally unavailable […]

UVC Light Helps Disinfect RMH Emergency Room and Other Patient Areas 

  • Coronavirus Moonbeam Equipment Cleaning Room

At RMH, we know that the safety of our patients depends on the cleanliness of our facility. This is why we have invested in cutting edge disinfection technology that uses UVC light to break down the genetic material of viruses and bacteria. UVC disinfection, which follows traditional cleaning, adds a second layer of protection for our patients.   […]

RMH Employees Make Donation to RCHS

  • Photo of Clothing and toy donations

Since March of this year, the COVID-19 pandemic has put an immense strain on health care workers not only locally, but worldwide. Caregivers and hospital employees have been stretched to their mental and emotional limits. For this reason, the Rush Memorial Hospital Family Events Committee, in conjunction with the RMH […]

RMH Brings First Phase of Covid-19 Vaccine to Rush and Henry Counties

  • Vial with Covid-19 label

Beginning this Friday, December 18, Rush Memorial Hospital will begin distributing limited supplies of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine to healthcare workers in Rush and Henry Counties. RMH is one of 51 Indiana hospitals chosen to participate in Phase 1 A of the voluntary vaccination program. In planning for our role […]

26 Years of Dedication Recognized

  26 Years of Dedication Recognized On Monday, June 22, the ambulance building at Rush Memorial Hospital (RMH) was renamed the Marvin L Cole Building in honor of retired hospital board member Marvin Cole and his many years of service to the hospital. The dedication ceremony was attended by the […]

Covid 19- RMH and Community Plan is In Place-CDC and ISDH Have Up to Date Disease Info

The Covid 19 pandemic is raising many questions and giving rise to even more rumors. Should this disease reach Rush County, Rush Memorial Hospital is prepared to execute an emergency management plan that has been in place for many years. This plan is part of an integrated county and state […]

Dr. Jeffrey Ginther Joins the Rush Memorial Hospital Team

Rush Memorial is pleased to announce the addition of Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Ginther, fellowship trained in joint replacement specializing in knee and hip. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery, Hip & Knee Orthopedics, and Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery.  By combining tourniquet less knee replacement, computer assisted surgeries and cryoneurolysis, Rush Memorial […]

Discover your blood type at RMH

This article first appeared in the Rushville Republican on October 25, 2019.  Knowing your blood type is a key part of understanding your own body. If you don’t know what yours is, stop by the RMH Lab located beside the Imaging Department on Oct. 30 and have your blood drawn. […]