Hospitals Received Most Wired Awards

Gary L. Bebow, FACHE, WRHS CEO; Gary Paxson, WRMC COO; Kevin Spears, SCMC COO; Jeff Reifsteck, WRHS Director of Information Systems

White River Medical Center (WRMC) and Stone County Medical Center (SCMC) received awards from the American Hospital Association for efforts to integrate technology into strategies that improve population health, capitalize on data analytics, boost patient engagement, and improve efficiency. WRMC received the Most Improved Award and SCMC received the Most Wired Small and Rural Hospital. Pictured are Gary Bebow, Administrator/CEO of White River Health System (WRHS); Gary Paxson, WRMC Chief Operating Officer; Kevin Spears, SCMC Chief Operating officer of Stone County Medical Center; and Jeff Reifsteck, WRHS Director of Information Systems.