PUXICO - Lori Ann Williams joins Three Rivers Healthcare's Puxico Medical Clinic as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Puxico Medical Clinic.
Puxico Medical Clinic is one of Three Rivers Healthcare's affiliated clinics. The physician there is Steven Maher, M.D.
Prior to coming to the Puxico Medical Clinic, Williams worked in the Intensive Care Unit at Baptist Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee, and as a family nurse practitioner for Dr. James W. Campbell in Advance.
Williams is a graduate of Advance High School. She received a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and a Master's Degree in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner from Southeast Missouri State University.
Williams lives in Advance. She has one daughter.
SIKESTON - Hunter Acres Caring Center announced its Employees of the Month for April and May.
Rose Harris is the April Employee of the Month. An employee in the dietary department since Aug. 8, 1997, she was described as always friendly and kind to the residents and staff. "She greets everyone with a smile on her face," added her nominator.
The May Employee of the Month is Alice Biddle, a certified nurse assistant, who has been employed with Hunter Acres Caring Center since June 1, 2001. She was described by her peers as "dependable, kind and compassionate with residents. Alice and her dedication to quality care is truly an asset to HACC."
ORAN - Prudential Finance Helping Hearts Program, a grant-making initiative designed to help speed the acquisition of portable cardiac defibrillation units by volunteer rescue squads and fire departments, assisted the Oran Fire and Rescue Squad in acquiring a portable unit through the Helping Hearts Program.