Posted on March 22nd, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Urge Your Legislators to Protect Health Coverage
On Thursday, March 23, 2017, the House of Representatives is expected to vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), legislation that would repeal and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that, over 10 years, nearly 24 million people could lose coverage under the American Health Care Act (AHCA) legislation that would repeal and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act – including the tens of thousands of New Hampshire residents who were finally able to obtain the health insurance coverage they needed. Please reach out to your House members today and urge them not to support the AHCA. Click Here for the Directory of the US House of Representative.
The video above explains what’s at stake as the bill heads for a vote in the House.
Speare has been named on the 2017 list of 62 Critical Access Hospitals to Know
Posted on July 14th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Speare Memorial Hospital has just been named on Becker’s Hospital Review 2017 list of “62 Critical Access Hospitals to Know”. This is the third year Becker’s has published a list recognizing outstanding critical access hospitals in the nation, and Speare has been honored all three years. According to Becker’s, “The critical access hospitals featured on this list have a reputation […]
Speare’s state-of-the-art Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) therapy helps heal wounds
Posted on July 11th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
A diabetic for decades, things got grim for Donna three years ago when a diabetic ulcer appeared on her right toe. The pain was so intense she couldn’t put pressure on her foot. She tried over-the-counter treatments, but the wound would not heal. “Amputation was mentioned several times,” says Donna, “so it was a relief when Dr. […]