What do you think is not working right in your body?
Eating healthy foods?
Walking outside daily?
Son says it's a way to weed out the old sick useless people. Guess I'm one. Even when i tell the doc im on a very limited income and meed to stay local...dont matter. Many years ago i did fostercare the Medicaid card reimbursement for mileage was a huge help paid more them the gas itself. But seems medicaid stopped milage. Dont think Medicare ever did mileage of rides. Dont think they did when mom was alive anyway.Kennett Missouri hospital closed in 2018
"Now we are going to have no hospital, no emergency room," he said. "That's huge. As most people know, an ambulance, if they pick someone up they have to go to the nearest hospital. We have numerous emergencies here on a weekly basis, many of which could not go that far."
The Bootheel has the largest infant mortality rate in Missouri. With the hospital closing, Dr. Beach fears this could cause that rate to go even higher.
He said many mothers do not have prenatal care in the area.
"People will suffer as a result to this, especially moms with premature babies, moms that are having placental eruptions, which is a tear in the placenta that causes massive bleeding," Dr. Beach said. "So, those are big concerns and not only that, our emergency room has saved a countless number of people."