Stories tagged with: rambo

April 30, 2014 - 4:56pm
2 years 16 weeks ago

Rambo Memorial Health Center is helping people with respiratory issues breathe a little bit easier with a special program.

Rambo is giving away 100 air conditioners to Muskingum County residents that qualify. They not only cool your home, they could also save a life.

" Anytime the weather gets really bad, real high humidity, a lot of pollen in the air this year people that have asthma have a lot of issues. They usually say stay inside and try to stay cool and of course the...

February 6, 2014 - 7:15pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

Rambo Memorial Health Center employees met with the county commissioners to ask that their annual levy is put on the ballot for November.

Rambo Executive Director, Crystal Bebout says that the health center has been on the ballot since 1961 and has yet to fail. She says supporting the organization is important because they provide unique and helpful programs for the community.

"We have one program specifically, it's the Medication Assistance Program that have folks come in....

December 16, 2010 - 7:25pm
5 years 36 weeks ago


Spreading Christmas Cheer is also helping one organization with an important fundraising Campaign.

Rambo Memorial Health Center is nearly 5,000 dollars away from their goal of 40,000 dollars for their Yule Time Seal Campaign. The 85 year old Campaign has a long standing tradition of making sure all money raised benefits the health of our community.

"Now all the money that's raised in muskingum county for the yule time seal campaign stays in Muskingum County,...

October 7, 2010 - 5:44pm
5 years 46 weeks ago

With thousands of people rolling through the Muskingum County Fairgrounds to get their flu shots Thursday, it gives medical staff a chance to practice in the event of a pandemic.

180 volunteer and paid medical staff worked at the fairgrounds Thursday. All Muskingum County residents could receive free shots at any of three locations including Ohio University Zanesville and the Dresden Fire Department.

"The more we practice each year, the better we get, the more...

November 6, 2009 - 7:47pm
6 years 41 weeks ago

Pregnant women in Muskingum County are still waiting for their H1N1 and seasonal flu shots.

Today's clinic at Rambo Memorial Health gave 150 H1N1 shots to pregnant women.  Bebout says there are still 200 pregnant women on a list to get their seasonal flu shot and 40 women on the list to get their H1N1 shots. Bebout says she is hoping more vaccine will come in soon.

"I called Ohio Department of Health today and they basically told me that it would be...

October 8, 2009 - 5:10pm
6 years 46 weeks ago

Record crowds swarmed the Muskingum County fairgrounds today to get free seasonal flu shots.

But the free clinic ran out of flu shots around four this afternoon, three hours before the clinic was scheduled to close.

"The clinic has ordered about 13,000 flu shots so if the flu shots we have here today are gone by the end of the day, we will have given 13,000 flu shots in 5 days," says Crystal Bebout the Executive Director at Rambo Memorial Health Center.

September 29, 2009 - 4:31pm
6 years 47 weeks ago

Muskingum County residents planning to get their seasonal flu shot down at the fairgrounds on Thursday will have to wait another week.

According to Rambo Health Center Executive Director Crystal Bebout, the companies the center ordered the vaccines from set an initial delivery date of August 28.

"Because of that early date and because of the H1N1 outbreak, we decided to start our immunization earlier this year," said Bebout. "We recieved two of the manufacturers...

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