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Fitzgibbon Hospital News

Kaylea Bultmann, MSN-FNP joins the staff at Missouri Valley Physicians

May 22, 2024

Missouri Valley Physicians has a new provider to welcome, as Kaylea Bultmann, MSN-FNP, has joined the clinic staff.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Observes National Hospital Week

May 14, 2024

Each year, 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks and others observe National Hospital Week to celebrate the life-affirming work of healthcare professionals across the United States.

Nursing Scholarships Awarded by Fitzgibbon Hospital

May 14, 2024

Students in the nursing program at the Saline County Career Center received a boost to their education, thanks to a dozen scholarships awarded during a presentation on May 6 in conjunction with National Nurse’s week.

Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Volunteers Donate nearly $65,000 this year

April 24, 2024

At the 2024 Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Volunteers annual meeting, held April 22, the hardworking group presented a check to Angy Littrell, President and CEO of Fitzgibbon Hospital, for $64,663.20.

Faith Connection an Important Part of Life at The Living Center

April 24, 2024

Connection to one’s faith is one of the most important factors in thriving mentally when challenging times come.

Fitzgibbon Hospital’s Focus on Service Excellence Wins Recognition

April 24, 2024

In 2023, during its 100th year of operation, Fitzgibbon Hospital launched a multi-year training initiative aimed at improving service excellence for both patients and employees.

Marshall Family Practice Earns National Quality Recertification

March 19, 2024

This is the third time NCQA has recertified Marshall Family Practice, which originally earned the recognition in 2014.

Annual Fitzgibbon Hospital Health Fair Scheduled for Friday, April 19

March 11, 2024

To help members of our community re-engage in their health, Fitzgibbon Hospital will be offering its annual Health Fair, complete with low-cost screening diagnostic labs. The event will be held from 7 to 10 a.m., Friday, April 19, in the atrium at Fitzgibbon Hospital.

Buckner Wellness Center Focuses on Cardiac Rehabilitation

February 07, 2024

For patients who suffer a cardiac event, the question, “Will I fully recover?” may often come to mind.

Birth Experience and Postpartum Care at Fitzgibbon Praised

January 31, 2024

“I truly thought (with Tucker) that bigger meant better,” said Shannon. “Boy was I wrong."

First Unscheduled Birth at Fitzgibbon Hospital in 2024

January 16, 2024

Fitzgibbon Hospital has helped welcome its first babies of 2024.

Surviving the Holidays while Grieving

December 19, 2023

For many of us who have lost someone close to us this year, we find we are having trouble concentrating. We are clumsy, unfocused, tired. Grieving.

Quilts of Valor Awarded to Fitzgibbon Medical Staff

December 19, 2023

The handmade quilts were given to Tim Ryan, D.O., Bill Smith, M.D., and Mark Nolan, ADN/RN/VABC.

For Utlaut, Care under One Roof was Key to Recovery

December 11, 2023

What do you do when you have a medical crisis while you are traveling?

58th Annual Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar Returns

November 10, 2023

The 58th Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar to raise funds for Fitzgibbon Hospital will he held from 3 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 17, at the Martin Community Center

Fitzgibbon Hospital Food Drive Celebrates Rural Health Day

November 10, 2023

The staff at Fitzgibbon Hospital and The Living Center are conducting an annual food drive during the holiday season as a way of giving back to the community.

November is National Diabetes Month

November 10, 2023

November is National Diabetes Month, a time when communities across the country team up to bring attention to diabetes.

Women Encouraged to Schedule Regular Mammograms

October 04, 2023

There are still many women in our area who have yet to make their appointment to receive a 3D Mammogram as recommended by health experts.

Fitzgibbon Home Health and Hospice staff Celebrating Patient Satisfaction Recognition

September 08, 2023

Currently, Fitzgibbon Home Health is the only agency providing home health services in Saline and surrounding counties with the 5-star rating from its patients.

Grief Recovery Begins September 18

September 05, 2023

To learn more, contact Richard DeFord at (660) 831-3235 or visit

Fitzgibbon Chiropractic to Operate Slater Location

August 31, 2023

Filling a chiropractic care need in the Slater community after the passing of longtime chiropractor and Slater Mayor Dr. Stephen Allegri, Fitzgibbon Chiropractic will resume operations of the site, as Dr. Kylie Clemons begins seeing patients there.

Medicaid Members Must Confirm Contact Info to Continue Benefits

August 11, 2023

Medicaid recipients were required each year to prove that they were eligible to receive the health insurance benefit by submitting documentation of income and re-confirming their address. That process was suspended during the pandemic but was reinstituted in April of 2023.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Announces Wednesday Pain Clinic

July 26, 2023

Dr. Ralston’s clinic will be inside Fitzgibbon Orthopedic and Sports Medicine on the second floor of Fitzgibbon Hospital.

Patients can now self-schedule appointments via the patient portal

July 12, 2023

The Fitzgibbon Hospital patient portal, known as Fitzchart now has a feature that allows individuals to schedule their own appointments with their primary care provider from the comfort of their own home, or even “on the fly” via their phones.

Pearl Carrillo, D.O. joins Marshall Family Practice

July 12, 2023

Marshall Family Practice has a new provider that will be recognizable to many who have been hospitalized at Fitzgibbon Hospital, as Pearl Carrillo, D.O., has joined the staff in the clinic.

Andrew Wyant, M.Div., M.D., BCUCM joins the medical staff at Fitzgibbon Hospital

July 12, 2023

Fitzgibbon Hospital has a new provider to welcome, as Dr. Andrew Wyant, M.Div., M.D., BCUCM has joined the medical staff.

New Messaging Feature will Aid Communication with Fitzgibbon Patients

June 15, 2023

Patients of Fitzgibbon Hospital and its affiliated clinics have a new way to get appointment reminders and confirmations through their method of choice: through text messaging, email or phone call.

New Loan Repayment Program Launch Coincides with National Nurses Week

May 18, 2023

The week of May 6 through 12 is designated as National Nurses Week, which provides the community an opportunity to celebrate the work of nurses in improving the health and well-being of our communities and in caring for patients in all settings. At Fitzgibbon Hospital, more than 200 nurses work throughout the organization, from staffing rural health clinics to surgical suites to inpatient care to long-term care.

The Living Center Residents become Family

May 18, 2023

National Skilled Nursing Care Center Week, formerly known as National Nursing Home Week, provides an opportunity to celebrate the challenging and rewarding work of nurses and staff who provide care to residents in long-term care centers. Whereas hospital nurses provide care to patients day in and day out, with a continual turnover as patients recover and are discharged, nurses providing care in long-term care centers develop meaningful relationships with their residents, many of whom often become like family.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Continues to Serve Marshall after 100 Years

May 18, 2023

Fitzgibbon Hospital saw its first patient on April 24, 1923 thanks to a $50,000 bequest made by an Irish immigrant, John Fitzgibbon, prior to his death in 1916. The independent, not-for-profit, 501(c)3 hospital has operated under the governing of a volunteer board of trustees since its beginning.

National Hospital Week to be observed May 7 – 13

May 18, 2023

Where would our community be without access to healthcare? And where would our community be without a facility like Fitzgibbon Hospital, one of Saline County’s largest employers? Rural communities across the nation have had to wrestle with these questions as their hospitals have not been able to survive the economic headwinds that have impacted them. And yet Fitzgibbon Hospital celebrated its 100-year anniversary last week; and the independent, not-for-profit, 501(c)3 hospital continues to focus on the future of healthcare delivery into the next 100 years.

Fitzgibbon unveils time capsule at 100th anniversary celebration

May 02, 2023

Article originally published in the Marshall Democrat-News by Sarah Gray/Managing Editor. Used by Permission.

Roy Elfrink, MD to join Marshall Surgical Services

May 02, 2023

Long-time Marshall physician Roy Elfrink, M.D., will officially be employed by Fitzgibbon Hospital effective April 1, 2023. Elfrink will be affiliated with Marshall Surgical Associates, a service of Fitzgibbon Hospital, located inside the Fitzgibbon Medical Clinic on the south side of the hospital campus. He and Jason Gault, DO/MBA, will make up the hospital’s general surgery team.

Annual Fling Gala to Celebrate 100 Years

March 13, 2023

The Fling Gala sponsored by the Fitzgibbon Hospital Foundation will be a special celebration this year as Fitzgibbon Hospital celebrates its 100th Anniversary. The gala will start at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, April 14 at Jackson’s Event Center.

Missouri Family turns Tragedy into Blessing

March 13, 2023

There are few challenges in life that affect the emotion and dynamic of a family than the loss of a child. For expectant mothers, the potential loss of their baby in the womb is something that can be a source of concern and anxiety well past the first trimester. For Blue Mound, Mo.-area resident Emma Brown and her husband, Clint, the tragedy hit home as they lost their son Charlie 17 weeks into the pregnancy. But the couple has decided to turn the tragedy into an opportunity to be a blessing to others through their newly established not-for-profit organization called Charlie’s Light.


March 13, 2023

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Angela Littrell, President and CEO of Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall, Mo., was elected to a one-year term as President of the Missouri Hospital Association’s Central District Council. Her term began Jan. 1. The first meeting will occur in March.

Fitzgibbon Hospital makes economic investment into the community

December 14, 2022

For most people, buying health insurance ensures their access to healthcare. But one of the most important roles Fitzgibbon Hospital plays, along with other Missouri hospitals, is serving as a safety net for anyone who needs medical care – even those who can’t afford their care.

Surviving the Holidays while Grieving

December 08, 2022

Many of us are approaching the holidays while grieving a loss that has happened in our lives this year or even the not-so-recent past. Many are facing this holiday season with an empty chair at the table and an empty place in their heart. We watch those planning for Christmas, and we feel like we are somewhere else. We feel numb.

Thanksgiving has New Meaning for the Bright Family

December 08, 2022

There is nothing more important than life itself, and they saved my son’s life.

Fitzgibbon Chaplain leads National Conference

December 08, 2022

Fitzgibbon Hospital, via its mental health and spiritual care services, values and recognized the importance of the emotional well-being of its patients as well as their physical health. With that in mind, the organization has dedicated resources and staff to ensure spiritual health is addressed. And most recently, that expertise was recognized when Fitzgibbon Hospital and Fitzgibbon Hospice chaplain Richard DeFord, MDiv, BCC/BCPC, was called upon to lead the national conference for the Association of Certified Christian Chaplains.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Recognized as “Most Wired” Hospital Level 8

November 03, 2022

Fitzgibbon is one of only eight hospitals in Missouri to attain this level. Others include Children’s Mercy, Saint Luke’s, University of Missouri, Ascension Health, North Kansas City, St. Francis, and University Health (Formerly Truman Medical Center).

Fitzgibbon enters into Management Agreement with Blosser Home

November 02, 2022

Fitzgibbon Hospital has entered into a management agreement with the Georgia Brown Blosser Home for Women effective Oct. 3, 2022.

57th Annual Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar Returns

October 27, 2022

The 57th Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar to raise funds for Fitzgibbon Hospital will he held from 3 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 18, at the Martin Community Center. The event has changed in its makeup and its location through the years, but it is always a great time for a good cause! The vendor booths, silent auction and bake sale will begin at the Martin Community Center at 3 p.m., with the chili supper and children’s activities kicking off at 4 p.m. All other activities planned for the event will conclude at 7:30 p.m.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Earns ACR Accreditation Renewal

October 14, 2022

The notification is particularly “timely,” with October’s national focus on early detection of breast cancer.

Fitzgibbon Rehab, and Self-Determination, Help Patient Walk Again

October 07, 2022

Monteer suffered a crippling injury on June 29, 2021, when he fell backward off a friend’s deck. The injury led to a fractured neck and spine. These injuries stole his ability to walk. However, he credits Fitzgibbon Rehabilitation for helping him regain that ability.

New Bivalent COVID vaccine now available

September 29, 2022

The new bivalent Covid-19 booster vaccine is available from both Pfizer and Moderna, just as the initial doses and boosters of the Covid-19 vaccine were. But this bivalent vaccine targets additional strains of the Covid-19 virus that were not targeted by the initial vaccine.

New Providers to Offer Outpatient Psychiatric Care

September 29, 2022

As part of an ongoing plan to increase access to mental healthcare in Saline County and surrounding communities, Amber Drumheller, a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC), has joined the staff at Fitzgibbon Mental Health inside the Fitzgibbon Medical Clinic.

Missouri Valley Physicians to join the Fitzgibbon Hospital Family

September 20, 2022

Fitzgibbon Hospital and Missouri Valley Physicians have entered a new partnership, effective Jan. 2, 2023. The new year will mean that staff and providers at Missouri Valley Physicians will be employed by the Fitzgibbon organization.

15th Annual Pink Out Events Raise Awareness of Cancer Symptoms

September 15, 2022

While the impending fall brings thoughts of orange, red and bronze as the leaves begin to change, it also brings thoughts of the color pink, which is synonymous with Breast Cancer Awareness activities. Many businesses, schools and healthcare organizations are gearing up for events that focus on raising breast cancer awareness, detection, prevention and treatment.

New Provider to Offer Same Day care at Marshall Family Practice

September 08, 2022

Marshall Family Practice announces a new Family Nurse Practitioner has joined the staff. Patti Day, MSN-FNP-C is board-certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Family Nurse Practitioner and will join the primary care providers located inside the Fitzgibbon Medical Clinic on Monday, Sept. 12.

Illegal Drug Overdoses on the Rise in Saline County

August 25, 2022

When talking about health issues affecting rural communities, one might be surprised about a rising trend occurring right here in Saline County and rural communities across our country. At Fitzgibbon Hospital, emergency personnel have seen a rise in fentanyl overdoses.

Get Moving with Fitz announces Marshall launch

August 25, 2022

Get Moving with Fitz will begin its second site of walking for fun and health at 5:15 p.m. this coming Tuesday, Aug. 30. Anyone interested in joining the group and having time to ask questions of a physician should meet at Marshall Family Practice, inside the Fitzgibbon Medical Clinic located on the south side of the Fitzgibbon Hospital campus.

Annual Golf Tournament Hailed as Tremendous Success for Mental Health Service Support

August 25, 2022

The 31st annual Pete H. Rea Memorial Golf Tournament was held Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Indian Foothills Golf Course in Marshall, raising more than $15,000 in what has become one of the most-anticipated golf events in west-central Missouri.

Get Moving with Fitz draws a Crowd

July 20, 2022

The weekly walk begins at 5 p.m. each Monday evening, as members of the community are encouraged to come together with a focus on health. Attendees are also encouraged to “bring what’s on their mind” to ask Dr. Oxford during the walk. Dr. Oxford is the primary care physician who sees patients at the Akeman McBurney Medical Clinic in Slater.

Grief Recovery Begins August 1

July 20, 2022

The nine-week program begins with a community meeting for anyone who wants to learn more about grief and what the program entails. The first meeting will be from 6 to 7 p.m., Monday, August 1, in the classroom suite at Fitzgibbon Hospital. The program is completely free, including the book that is provided to each participant.

31st Annual Pete H. Rea Memorial Golf Tournament

July 11, 2022

Fitzgibbon Hospital’s 31st Annual Pete H. Rea Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on a new date, Saturday, August 6, at the Indian Foothills Golf Course in Marshall. And as one of the primary public events that helps support the not-for-profit hospital, the stakes this year are higher than ever.

Boy Scout activities adviser recounts personal experience in train derailment

July 01, 2022

“You could hear it…the train had smashed into something. But it didn’t stop immediately,” recounted Jonathan Awe, one of the 275 passengers on the Amtrak train that derailed on Monday near Mendon as it was enroute from Los Angeles to Chicago.

Fitzgibbon Hospital awarded Outstanding Business of the Year

July 01, 2022

At the 100th annual Marshall Chamber of Commerce Banquet, held Thursday, June 16, Fitzgibbon Hospital was presented with the 2022-2023 Outstanding Business of the Year. Angy Littrell, President and CEO of Fitzgibbon Hospital received the award from Sandy Hisle, President of the Marshall Chamber.

Dr. Kurt Schroer, seeing patients during highs and lows is a motivating factor in his care

May 31, 2022

          Kurt Schroer, DO/MBA, Family Practice Physician at Marshall Family Practice began seeing patients a few weeks ago.  Marshall Family Practice is designated as a Patient Centered Medical Home and is located inside the Fitzgibbon Medical Clinic next to Fitzgibbon Hospital.  Dr. Schroer returned to the area to be close to his mother who is battling lung cancer.

Auxiliary donates over $39,000 to Fitzgibbon Hospital

May 09, 2022

Thanks to the hard work of the Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Ambassadors, a check was presented to Angy Littrell, President and CEO of Fitzgibbon Hospital for $39,189.92 at the Auxiliary’s 31st annual banquet held on May 2.

Dr. Kurt Schroer joins Marshall Family Practice

April 20, 2022

​To schedule your appointment with Dr. Schroer, call Marshall Family Practice at (660) Anchor886-7800 and choose option 3.

Annual Health Fair, April 29

April 20, 2022

Fitzgibbon Hospital hopes since the pandemic has normalized somewhat over the last several months, people will take advantage of the low-cost labs offered at its annual health fair which will be held from 7 to 10 a.m., Friday, April 29, in the atrium at Fitzgibbon Hospital.

Annual Fling Gala to focus on Mental Health

March 03, 2022

Proceeds from the much-anticipated annual event will benefit mental health treatment at Fitzgibbon Hospital and clinics. The gala will be held from 5:30 to 11 p.m. on Friday, April 8 at Jackson’s Event Center.

Fitzgibbon Hospital launches new on-the-job nurse assistant program

February 28, 2022

The Nursing Assistant Academy is looking for people who may want to dip their toes into the healthcare field and receive free training while earning an income.

Grief Recovery Program to Begin Jan. 10

December 21, 2021

Going through the holidays with an empty chair at the table brings to light the real need to get help. The next class will begin with a free informational meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 10, in the classroom suite on the second floor of Fitzgibbon Hospital.

Dr. Kerns to improve access to Women’s Healthcare in Brunswick

December 21, 2021

In an effort to improve access to care, James Kerns, MD, OB/GYN physician from Marshall Women’s Care, will begin seeing patients at Grand River Medical Clinic in Brunswick, Mo.

Fitzgibbon Community Cancer Center treats First Patient after New Linear Accelerator is installed

December 21, 2021

After months of planning and long hours of hard work, the new linear accelerator project at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall recently provided cancer treatment to its first patient on Nov. 16.

Fitzgibbon Hospital CEO Shares her Covid-19 Experience

November 01, 2021

As CEO of a hospital during the Covid-19 pandemic, I’ve experienced a wide array of new challenges. It has taken every one of our employees acting as a team to tackle those challenges and continue to provide care to our community. But Covid-19 hit so close to home recently, I wanted to share my own experience with this virus.

Linear Accelerator Installation in Progress

September 23, 2021

The replacement project for a new linear accelerator at the Fitzgibbon Community Cancer Center is well underway, as the concrete pad is on track for deliver, and the new unit installation has a timeline of mid-October.

Delta Variant Prompts Walk-in Clinics

July 19, 2021

With the Delta variant of the Covid-19 virus hitting hard in low-vaccinated communities in Missouri, Fitzgibbon Hospital and affiliated clinics are working to remove barriers for people to receive their vaccine through upcoming walk-in clinics.

Fitzgibbon Hospital to offer Covid-19 Vaccination Walk-in Clinic

July 16, 2021

With the Delta variant of the coronavirus making Missouri a hotspot for Covid-19 infections and hospitalizations, especially among those who are unvaccinated, Fitzgibbon Hospital will host a series of walk-in opportunities to receive the Pfizer vaccine beginning Friday, July 23.

Local area sees uptick in new Coivd-19 cases while Missouri leads the nation

July 06, 2021

In most instances, we cheer when our state holds the top spot in a given category against other states, especially neighboring rivalries like Kansas or Arkansas.

Fitzgibbon Hospital is a Vital Economic Engine for Saline County, even through the Covid-19 Pandemic

June 17, 2021

As one of the largest employers in the area, Fitzgibbon Hospital provides jobs to 480 full- and part-time employees, generating an annual payroll of more than $32.7 million, which is invested back into the local economies of Marshall, Saline County and the surrounding area.

30th Annual Pete H. Rea Memorial Golf Tournament

June 11, 2021

Fitzgibbon Hospital’s 30th Annual Pete H. Rea Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, July 10, at the Indian Foothills Golf Course in Marshall. And as one of the primary public events that helps support the not-for-profit hospital, the stakes this year are higher than ever.

National Hospital Week gives Healthcare Workers a Chance to Shine

May 11, 2021

Hospitals around the nation will observe National Hospital Week from May 9-15. The last year has been challenging for hospital organizations and healthcare workers as they navigated the Covid-19 pandemic. Stressors included the many “unknowns” about a deadly virus and also financial stress around hospital operations, as some in the community have chosen to bypass routine care.

The Fling gala is virtual for 2021

April 07, 2021

Meal kits are available now!

Annual Health Fair returns to Fitzgibbon Hospital

March 19, 2021

Many events throughout Marshall and the surrounding area were cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic. With more and more individuals receiving the Covid-19 vaccine as well as diminishing numbers of positive cases county-wide, Fitzgibbon Hospital has scheduled its annual health fair which will be held from 7 to 10 a.m., Friday April 30, in the atrium at Fitzgibbon Hospital. This year’s array of available labs include a new offering at no additional charge; Covid-19 anti-body test.

Different Pandemic but Same Resolve to Do Her Part to Overcome

March 19, 2021

For polio survivor, Nettie Cherrington, receiving the Covid-19 vaccine was something that was very important to her. The Fayette native and retired administrative assistant from Central Methodist University (CMU) was among some 211 people who received the Moderna vaccine at an event held at the college by Fitzgibbon Family Health, Fitzgibbon Hospital, Howard County Health Department, Howard County Ambulance and CMU.

Progress at Fitzgibbon Hospital for 2020 was more than COVID

March 11, 2021

Since the last Progress edition published in 2020, several new staff members joined Fitzgibbon Hospital, at a time when the not-for-profit hospital was fully engaged in the fight against Covid-19. In addition to new staff, other employees received promotions to accommodate a change in leadership, as Angela Littrell, CPA, MBA, succeeded Darin Haug, D.O., as President and Chief Executive Officer in February, 2020. Dr. Haug resumed work in the Emergency Department and serves at Chief Medical Officer.

Rapid COVID-19 Testing Now Available at Fitzgibbon Affiliated Clinics

March 10, 2021

Fitzgibbon Hospital has successfully deployed COVID-19 rapid antigen testing stations to Grand River Medical Clinic in Brunswick, Akeman-McBurney Medical Clinic in Slater, Fitzgibbon Family Health in Fayette and Marshall Family Practice in Marshall. Availability for this rapid test at each of these rural health clinics means residents can find out if they are positive or negative for the COVID-19 virus within hours rather than days.

Vaccine Data Dashboard Shows Progress in the Covid-19 Fight as Vaccine Availability Increases; Saline County ranks Seventh Highest in State of Missouri

February 11, 2021

One of the tools in the fight against Covid-19 is a newly re-vamped online dashboard available to the public showing which programs are working to get as many people vaccinated as quickly as possible.

Vaccine Data Dashboard Shows Progress in the Covid-19 Fight as Vaccine Availability Increases; Saline County ranks Seventh Highest in State of Missouri

February 11, 2021

One of the tools in the fight against Covid-19 is a newly re-vamped online dashboard available to the public showing which programs are working to get as many people vaccinated as quickly as possible.

Pandemic could lead to a hidden adverse effect on long-term health

February 04, 2021

Chronic conditions like diabetes, heart disease and cancer are all preventable and treatable if caught early, and the delay in diagnosis is leading to fewer positive outcomes.

Pandemic could lead to a hidden adverse effect on long-term health

February 04, 2021

Chronic conditions like diabetes, heart disease and cancer are all preventable and treatable if caught early, and the delay in diagnosis is leading to fewer positive outcomes.

561 Vaccinated in two-day Community Collaboration Event

February 02, 2021

“I was very impressed with the way everything was organized. There were no problems at all. We were prepared to wait, so we got here a little early. And we’re out of here actually three minutes before we were supposed to be here for our appointment,” said Bill Wright, who along with his wife, Kathryn, were among those who received first doses of Covid-19.

New Family Nurse Practitioner in Marshall

February 02, 2021

Christina “Chrissy” Williams, MSN, FNP-C, is board-certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and will provide a wide array of medical care to individuals and families, bringing with her years of experience as a practicing nurse in several area hospitals.

Vaccine Pre-registration available at Fitzgibbon Hospital

January 20, 2021

As the State of Missouri continues its implementation plan for Covid-19 vaccines, Fitzgibbon Hospital and its affiliated clinics are preparing by pre-registering individuals interested in receiving the vaccine.

New weapon against COVID-19 ready for patients at Fitzgibbon Hospital

January 06, 2021

Two different monoclonal antibody treatments - for mild to moderate Covid-19 symptoms in adults - are in supply at Fitzgibbon Hospital.

Front-Line Healthcare Workers Vaccinated at Fitzgibbon and TLC

December 29, 2020

Collaboration between Fitzgibbon Hospital and the public health departments of Saline and Johnson counties resulted in the first doses of Covid-19 vaccine being administered Monday to front-line healthcare workers at the hospital in Marshall. Following hours of planning meetings and a flurry of preparation spearheaded by Fitzgibbon Hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer Angela Igo, MSN, R.N., in the hours leading up to the Christmas holiday, the team at Fitzgibbon Hospital successfully vaccinated its first 10 workers on Dec. 28.

Collaboration benefits patient care close to home

November 20, 2020

In fact, a neighborly act by a Kansas City metro hospital named in Harry S. Truman’s honor recently helped provide life-saving equipment for a patient at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. And medical experts at metro-area facilities agreed the medical management taking place at Fitzgibbon was spot-on.

Fitzgibbon Hospital administers First Unit of Convalescent Plasma

October 23, 2020

Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall recently administered its first unit of convalescent plasma, which is an emerging therapy for treatment of patients with COVID-19. This marks the first time Fitzgibbon has used the investigational therapy. By all reports, the procedure went well.

Fitzgibbon Hospital announces Capital Campaign

October 16, 2020

To make a tax-deductible donation in 2020 and to take advantage of deductions in this calendar year, please contact Jackie Finnegan, Foundation Coordinator, at (660) 831-3850 or click on the “Giving Back” button found on the hospital’s website at

Mother’s Milk Depot Helps Moms Give and Babies Live

August 18, 2020

Breast feeding is one of the healthiest choices a new mom can make for their new baby. But what if the new mom is not able to produce enough milk? What if there are considerations that cause a mother’s milk to be unhealthy for their child. Is formula the only option for them?

Fitzgibbon Hospital focused on Safety during Pandemic

July 27, 2020

Here are just a few of the measures implemented by Fitzgibbon Hospital to reassure community members while visiting for care.

August 4 Ballot Initiative to Bring Economic Benefits and Health Insurance to Working Poor

July 21, 2020

On Tuesday, Aug. 4, Missouri voters will decide whether the state will expand its income eligibility standards for Medicaid, a state-run health insurance plan providing coverage for low-income Missourians.

COVID-19 Testing Changes Announced

July 13, 2020

Due to a shortage of testing supplies nationwide, we can only provide COVID-19 tests to individuals with a doctor’s order.

Attention Vendors - COVID-19 Update

July 02, 2020

Fitzgibbon Hospital will be opening up to vendors by appointment only effective Monday, July 6th, 2020.

Cargill Awards Grant to Local First Responders

June 22, 2020

Cargill Marshall has awarded a total of $150,000 to several community agencies who were – and continue to be – on the front line of the pandemic response. These agencies include Fitzgibbon Hospital, together with the Marshall Fire Department, Saline County Health Department, Community Food Pantry and Missouri Valley Community Action Agency.

Fitzgibbon to end curbside testing; moves COVID testing to inside hospital

June 11, 2020

The makeshift tent outside the Emergency Department will be coming down, and all patients will be directed to a new testing station inside Fitzgibbon Hospital near Ambulatory Care.

Fitzgibbon Implements Universal Masking

May 13, 2020

In an effort to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19 to staff and other patients, Fitzgibbon Hospital has implemented a universal masking policy that requires all individuals entering the hospital to wear a mask.

Fitzgibbon Hospital adopts best practices, innovative technologies and cutting-edge techniques from hospitals at the epicenter

April 23, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic was declared on March 13, 2020, the epicenter of the virus seemed a half a world away. But that’s when Fitzgibbon Hospital leaders began exploring ways to protect their healthcare workers and the community, while ensuring access to care. Members of the organization’s leadership team studied best practices of world-class institutions on the front lines of the battle, like the Bio-containment Unit at the University of Nebraska-Omaha and Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

TLC Staff perform Double Duty

April 10, 2020

With the onset of the pandemic in the United States came revisions to visitation policies for nursing homes and long-term care facilities that limit exposure to their medically vulnerable residents. Policies restricting non-essential personnel mean that services such as haircuts, hair styling and pedicures also have been stopped. Enter the multi-talented TLC staff members with backgrounds in cosmetology to help out by providing these personal care services.

Fitzgibbon Hospital launches new method to connect patients to caregivers amidst COVID-19 concerns

April 08, 2020

Video communications platforms like Skype, FaceTime and Zoom allow people to connect “virtually.” The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - the governmental agency which regulates much of how healthcare providers operate in this country – recognized the value of these communication platforms and loosened the rules around their use to provide telemedicine services.

Heart meets Technology during COVID-19 Pandemic in Saline County

April 03, 2020

When giving hearts intersect with new technology, you get solutions to problems you may not have realized were possible. Jason Wasson, Josh Teague and Jeremy Lucas utilize 3D Printers to help healthcare staff.

First Positive Case of COVID-19 for Saline County

April 01, 2020

Fitzgibbon Hospital has received results from its first two positive cases of COVID-19 coronavirus for patients originating in Saline County. The results were returned this afternoon by its partner commercial laboratory and communicated to the Saline County Health Department.

Hand-sewn masks offer colorful pick-me-up in COVID-19 preparations

March 27, 2020

While hospitals across the country are reporting supply shortages, Fitzgibbon Hospital is thankful for the many individuals in the community who have showed their support to these front line warriors by providing hand-sewn masks.

First Positive COVID-19 Test Conducted by Fitzgibbon

March 25, 2020

Fitzgibbon Hospital has received results from its first positive case of COVID-19 coronavirus for a patient originating in Lafayette County. The results were returned overnight by its partner commercial laboratory and communicated to the Lafayette County Health Department. At the point of testing the patient was advised to self-quarantine at home and given educational materials from the Centers for Disease Control.

Steps your hospital has taken for Safety and Care

March 20, 2020

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the country, Fitzgibbon Hospital is working hard to make sure all patients, staff, vendors and guests are safe and well cared for. A cross-functional team has been meeting daily to ensure an organizational-wide approach to policies and procedures, with the needs of patients at the forefront.


March 17, 2020

As part of continued efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), effective June 4, Fitzgibbon Hospital has adopted a 1 visitor policy.  Providing quality patient care to our community remains the focus of everything we do.

Fitzgibbon to establish exterior triage tents for patient and visitor safety

March 17, 2020

Several tents will be going up near the exterior entrances to Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall to help facilitate screening of patients and visitors prior to entering the facility and to serve as temporary triage areas to evaluate patients who are referred for further testing including COVID-19 testing.

Harris Appointed as Chief Financial Officer

January 28, 2020

                Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall has appointed Nancy Harris as Chief Financial Officer. Harris, who has served as Director of Financial Services since 2012, is succeeding Angela P. Littrell, CPA, MBA, who will take the reigns as President and CEO effective Feb. 14, 2020.

Littrell to succeed Haug as Fitzgibbon CEO

December 06, 2019

The Board of Trustees at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall has announced that Angela Littrell, CPA, MBA, who currently serves as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, will be succeeding Darin Haug, D.O., as President and Chief Executive Officer during the first quarter of 2020.

Cancer Center Staff Shows Compassion for Patients in their Fight

October 07, 2019

The nurses, radiation therapists and other staff are passionate about their patients and the opportunity they have to walk with them through the very challenging fight with cancer. Their reassuring presence reminds patients that they are not in the fight alone. Here’s a chance to learn more about the compassionate staff at the Fitzgibbon Community Cancer Center.

Fitzgibbon Community Cancer Center Celebrates 10 Years

October 07, 2019

The Cancer Center will mark its tenth year of operation with an event at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Earns ACR Accreditation

August 23, 2019

Women who receive mammography services at Fitzgibbon Hospital can be confident they are receiving the highest level of image quality and safety in their examinations, as the hospital recently was awarded accreditation for an additional three years by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

Fitzgibbon Sends Aide to Brunswick

June 05, 2019

In support of the flooding relief efforts in Brunswick, Mo., Fitzgibbon Hospital has donated supplies from Grand River Medical Clinic for use in a makeshift medical relief center operated by Brunswick native Trent Link, FNP-BC. Link is working with city officials in a local church to provide hydration and other medical care to volunteers who may become dehydrated or injured during their work. Link is a nurse practitioner in the Emergency Department at Fitzgibbon Hospital and lives in the Brunswick community.

Deborah Herrmann, MD joins Marshall Family Practice

May 20, 2019

     Fitzgibbon Hospital announces that Deborah Herrmann, M.D. has joined the staff of Marshall Family practice, providing an outlet for her patients in the Sweet Springs and surrounding areas to continue to see their family’s doctor.

Fitzgibbon Hospital makes economic investment into the community

April 03, 2019

For most people, buying health insurance ensures their access to healthcare. But one of the most important roles Fitzgibbon Hospital plays, along with other Missouri hospitals, is serving as a safety net for anyone who needs medical care – even those who can’t afford their care.

Fitzgibbon Receives Gaming System for Patients

February 22, 2019

Children who are admitted to Fitzgibbon Hospital will have a new way to pass the hours due to the donation of a new portable gaming system. The GO Kart (Gamer’s Outreach Kart) is a portable, medical-grade video game kiosk that enables hospital staff to easily provide bedside recreation to children who are unable to leave their rooms in hospitals.

Stroke is tough, but Rehab is Successful for Heying

December 18, 2018

“I woke up, and my arm was limp like a noodle,” said Heying. “I couldn’t use it at all. It was just hanging there. When I tried to make coffee, I had to lift my hand and set my arm on the counter.”

Fitzgibbon’s “Most Wired” Designation Proves Ongoing Commitment to Patient Care, Safety and Satisfaction

December 07, 2018

“Our patients and community can be proud of the fact that Fitzgibbon Hospital achieved this honor alongside just eight other hospitals in the state. Those eight are all larger health systems that include Mercy, Mosaic Life Care, Saint Luke’s Health System, SSM Health, Truman Medical Centers and University of Missouri Health Care,” said Jones.

Fitzgibbon to begin Grief Recovery Program

November 28, 2018

The grief recovery program at Fitzgibbon Hospital will last eight weeks and will be repeated regularly throughout the year. This is not a “drop in” program, meaning that the group that is formed in session one will remain intact for the full eight weeks with no new additions. Once the eight week cycle is complete, a plans will begin to begin a new group.

Winter in as New Administrator at The Living Center

November 28, 2018

Stacey Winter, M.A., RD, has been named the new administrator for The Living Center, a long-term care facility on the campus of Fitzgibbon Hospital and operated by Fitzgibbon Health Services Inc. Winter is a resident of nearby Alma, Mo., and has worked in Saline County for nearly 20 years.

Fitzgibbon Hospital makes economic investment into the community

April 04, 2018

More than 12,000 people were treated in its Emergency Department, nearly 69,000 outpatient procedures were performed, and more than 200 new lives were brought into the world at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall during its last fiscal year.

The Living Center Nationally recognized for Reducing Anti-psychotic Use

March 15, 2018

The Living Center is leading the way in reducing the use of some types of medications and recently received recognition by the Missouri Local Area Network for Excellence (MoLANE) for their efforts.

The Living Center Nationally recognized for Reducing Anti-psychotic Use

March 15, 2018

The Living Center is leading the way in reducing the use of some types of medications and recently received recognition by the Missouri Local Area Network for Excellence (MoLANE) for their efforts.

Fitzgibbon Mary Montgomery Hospice among Top Performers in National Study

March 15, 2018

Fitzgibbon Mary Montgomery Hospice performed significantly higher than other agencies in the 30-mile territory it covers. And many of the indicators were ranked significantly higher than the national average.

First Baby of 2018

January 05, 2018

Fitzgibbon Hospital and Marshall Women’s Care announce the birth of the first baby born in 2018!  Landon Joseph Thomas was born on January 2 at 4:56 p.m. to Chasitie Payton and Tyler Thomas.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Food Drive Breaks Records

December 11, 2017

The staff at Fitzgibbon Hospital and The Living Center have conducted an annual food drive during the holiday season as a way of giving back to our community.

Caregivers are Strong Presence for our Community

November 27, 2017

The month of November is considered National Hospice and Palliative Care month, and alongside this observance, it is also National Family Caregivers Month. National Family Caregivers month seeks to raise awareness of family caregiver issues as they provide care to their loved ones, often times sacrificing their own personal needs in the process. The month was first instituted during the NFC Month Proclamation by former President Barack Obama in 2012.

Rural Health Day spotlights Healthcare in Rural Communities

November 27, 2017

Hospitals and clinics around the United States observed National Rural Health Day this past Thursday, Nov. 16. The annual observance focuses on telling the stories of healthcare delivery in rural settings where options for care are significantly less than metropolitan areas. For Saline County and our neighboring counties, managing chronic health conditions such as diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD),

Auxiliary Bazaar Promises Family Fun

October 17, 2017

For over 50 years, the Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Ambassadors have hosted a Holiday Bazaar to raise funds for Fitzgibbon Hospital. The event has changed in its makeup and its location through the years, but it is always a great time for a good cause!

DeFord earns Chaplaincy Board Certification

September 12, 2017

Rev. Richard DeFord, BCC, Chaplain for Fitzgibbon Hospital and Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice has received dual board certification from the Association of Certified Christian Chaplains (ACCC) and the Spiritual Care Association (SCA).

Fitzgibbon to Show Technology Upgrades with Event

August 22, 2017

The community will get to see this new, powerful health record system at a free event planned on September 6 at the Martin Community Center.

Fitzgibbon Hospital has Readiness Plans for Crowds during Eclipse Weekend

August 14, 2017

Fitzgibbon Hospital is prepared to support Marshall, the surrounding communities and the influx of people coming to view the solar eclipse during the weekend of August 19 through eclipse day on August 21. Plans in place include additional physician and staff availability in the Emergency Department and other hospital services areas.

Fitzgibbon Hospital installs state-of-the-art radiology equipment

July 31, 2017

Increasing access to the latest technology without leaving our community is the goal of recent upgrades to the radiology department at Fitzgibbon Hospital.  A new Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanner was installed at the facility in June. This unit joins the new CT scanner which was installed at the end of 2016. 

Fitzgibbon Hospital Announces Sleep Lab Accreditation

June 29, 2017

Fitzgibbon Hospital’s sleep lab has received accreditation by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. While the sleep lab has continually provided quality care through its sleep studies both on-site and administered in the home setting, the formal accreditation – together with the requirement to name a specialized medical director who is board-certified in sleep medicine - followed new regulations implemented by the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services regional contractor earlier in 2017.

Fitzgibbon Marketing wins Statewide Recognition

June 29, 2017

Fitzgibbon Hospital received eight awards at the recent Show-Me Excellence Awards for Healthcare Marketing on Thursday, June 22, at the Lake of the Ozarks. The annual Show-Me Excellence Awards are held each June at the Missouri Association for Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing Conference (MAHPRM).

Community Meeting to Address Alzheimer’s

June 20, 2017

The National Alzheimer’s Association will hold an organizational meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12 in the classroom suite on the second floor of Fitzgibbon Hospital. The free, informational meeting is open to the public, and refreshments will be provided.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Conducts Critical Incident Drill

June 20, 2017

Fitzgibbon Hospital, in conjunction with Marshall Police Department, the Saline County Medical Reserve Corps and the local Emergency Planning Coalition conducted a critical incident drill during the evening hours on Monday, June 13.

America’s Farmers Grow Communities Monsanto Grant Awarded to Fitzgibbon

June 20, 2017

Stapleton Family Farms in Saline County has won the opportunity to direct a $2,500 dollar donation from the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, to Fitzgibbon Hospital.

Pre-school Collaborative teaches Health Literacy to Youngest in Community

May 23, 2017

When organizations collaborate, the community wins. This is a perfect description of what is happening after Fitzgibbon Hospital established an educational partnership with some of the community’s youngest students enrolled at the Missouri Valley College Viking Learning Academy.

New Laser Therapy at Fitzgibbon Hospital

May 23, 2017

People suffering from chronic pain or inflammation have a powerful partner in the fight, thanks to new laser therapy available at Fitzgibbon Hospital. With laser therapy, there is very little risk and virtually no side effects.

Auxiliary holds annual banquet, donates more than $40,000 to Fitzgibbon Hospital

May 12, 2017

The Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Ambassadors held their annual banquet on Monday, April 17, at St. Peter Catholic Church. One of the highlights of the evening was the check presentation to Fitzgibbon Hospital. All of the proceeds raised over the past year go toward equipment and programs which improve patient care across the Fitzgibbon Hospital organization.

Training focused on the Unthinkable

May 12, 2017

Safety is of utmost importance for Fitzgibbon Hospital which includes the safety of both patients and employees alike. The possibility of an armed violent intruder was the subject of a recent training event held at Fitzgibbon Hospital by Mitigation Dynamics, a consulting, protection and training firm from Lee’s Summit, Mo.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Launches New Website

May 05, 2017

In conjunction with last week’s annual Health Fair, Fitzgibbon Hospital unveiled its completely redesigned website. The website is mobile responsive, which adapts automatically to device size, whether you are viewing the site on a desktop computer, tablet or mobile device.

Saline MRC Recognizes Fitzgibbon Hospital

April 27, 2017

Fitzgibbon Hospital received the Outstanding Business for 2016 award from the Saline Medical Reserve Corps at a banquet held April 25 at the Saline County Health Department.

Fitzgibbon Clinics Recognized as Patient Centered Medical Homes

April 17, 2017

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recently recertified Marshall Family Practice as a level three (highest level) designated Patient Centered Medical Home.

Igo Named MONL Leader You Should Know for April

April 10, 2017

Angela Igo, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Chief Nursing Officer for Fitzgibbon Hospital, was named as the Missouri Organization of Nurse Leaders (MONL) “Leader You Should Know” for the month of April.

Fitzgibbon Hospital contributes to local economy

April 03, 2017

Fitzgibbon Hospital recently updated its Community Investment Report for fiscal year 2016. The report, summarizing its yearly community benefit and economic investment data, underscores the valuable role it plays in the community.

2016 A Year of Progress!

March 27, 2017

2016 saw great growth of services and medical staff at the independent, 501c3 not-for-profit community hospital

Antibiotics can lead to other health problems and are not always necessary

March 27, 2017

While the opioid addiction epidemic, mental health concerns and cancer prevention are health topics that are often in the news headlines, one health issue receiving attention recently is the increase in antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria, often referred to as “superbugs.” Superbugs are becoming more prevalent as they adapt to the over-prescription of antibiotics.

Schreckhise joins Grand River Medical Clinic

November 10, 2016

Brunswick, Mo. - Grand River Medical Clinic announces the arrival of Brooke Schreckhise, Family Nurse Practitioner. Schreckhise will work in conjunction with Sandi Moser, FNP, to deliver primary care to Chariton County residents. In addition to these advanced practice nurses at Grand River Medical Clinic, physicians Lorenzo Romney, D.O., and Sonal Brizendine, M.D., also treat patients at the rural health clinic which follows the Patient Centered Medical Home model of care.

Auxiliary Bazaar Promises Family Fun

November 04, 2016

For 50 years, the Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Ambassadors have hosted a Holiday Bazaar to raise funds for Fitzgibbon Hospital. The event has changed in its makeup and its location through the years, but it is always a great time for a good cause!

Pickett retires uneven shoes after life-changing surgery

September 20, 2016

It was a surgery 45 years in the making. But the results were worth the wait. Randy "Griff" Pickett recently traveled from south Kansas City, Mo., for a life-changing orthopedic surgery at Fitzgibbon Hospital. The surgery not only gave him a new knee, but it also lengthened his left leg by almost four inches, relieving him of a disability he had endured for the last four decades.

New Chiropractor Hopes to Help Expectant Moms and Children

September 13, 2016

Fitzgibbon Chiropractic is now open inside the Fitzgibbon Medical Clinic with Kylie Heying, DC as the Chiropractic Physician. The new service added by Fitzgibbon Hospital will be a valuable compliment to Marshall Family Practice and Marshall Women's Care, as they work to treat holistically to treat the whole person.


September 12, 2016

Military veterans are accustomed to being honored on Veteran’s Day each year with breakfasts, lunches and other activities throughout the day. This year, local veterans will receive a free chili dinner at the 2016 Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary Ambassadors Holiday Bazaar. The even will be held on Friday, Nov. 11, at the Martin Community Center. The bakery and vendor booths open at 3 p.m., with the children's area opening at 4 p.m.. The bazaar will conclude at 8 p.m.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Recognized as a Most-Wired Hospital

August 06, 2016

Fitzgibbon Hospital is one of only a dozen Missouri hospitals recently recognized as HealthCare's "Most Wired" Hospitals for 2016. The recognition was announced earlier this month in Chicago at the American Hospital Association's Health Forum.

For Motivated Students, Summer Means Work

August 05, 2016

What happens when you take three incoming senior high school students and give them a chance to acquire on-the-job training during the summer while their teenage peers are playing video games and sleeping the day away?

New Service Helps Women with age-old problem

August 05, 2016

Urinary incontinence is an uncomfortable problem that needlessly affects the lifestyle of millions of American women. Many women see it as "just part of living life" after the birth of a child or as a natural part of aging.

Jared Romney, D.O. joins the staff at Fitzgibbon Hospital

August 05, 2016

Jared Romney, D.O., has joined the medical staff at Fitzgibbon Hospital as part of the team of doctors providing care to hospitalized patients.

Mother-Baby Care at Fitzgibbon continues on path of excellence

August 05, 2016

Since being awarded the Baby-Friendly Hospital designation in December of 2014, Fitzgibbon Hospital continues to be one of only four hospitals in the state of Missouri to meet the stringent requirements.

Fitzgibbon Hospital Completes Health Needs Assessment

April 28, 2016

To ensure the services it provides are responsive to the health needs of its community, Fitzgibbon Hospital has completed its second comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment as required under the Affordable Care Act.

Auxiliary Ambassadors contributed over $42,000 to Fitzgibbon Hospital

April 22, 2016

The Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Ambassadors held their annual banquet on Monday, April 18, at St. Peter Catholic Church. This year marked the 50-year anniversary of the Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Ambassadors, which raises funds through The Gift Shop, an annual bazaar, bake sales, garden “shopping”event, book fairs and other events.

Big Hope 1 Cancer Awareness Barge Docked at Brunswick River Terminal

April 21, 2016

Cancer affects millions of Americans every year, and the employees of the Ceres Barge Line Company of East St. Louis, Ill., are no exception. When Vince Schu and wife Julie were faced with a battle agianst cancer, Vince approached the Barge Line Company with an idea to manufacture a giant pink-colored barge that would float on our nation’s rivers to serve as a tribute to those affected by cancer and help raise funds for cancer research.

Fitzgibbon Health Fair Offers Opportunity to Know Your Numbers

April 15, 2016

Fitzgibbon Hospital has conducted a health fair in Marshall for more than 26 years. The 2016 Health Fair will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. on Friday, April 22, in the Fitzgibbon Hospital atrium.

New Surgeon joins Marshall Surgical Associates

January 29, 2016

Jason E. Gault, D.O., M.B.A., is a board-certified general surgeon who joins Fitzgibbon after spending the last five years at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe, serving as the chair of the Department of Surgery from January 2011 until September 2015.

New Orthopedic Surgeon comes to Marshall

January 08, 2016

Fitzgibbon Hospital has announced the addition of two new providers specializing in orthopedics and sports medicine who will begin seeing patients on Mondays, starting January 4, 2016, in the Marshall Orthopedics and Sports Medicine clinic at Fitzgibbon Hospital.