Visitation Restrictions Implemented At Mitchell Co. Hospital Health Systems

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Visitation restrictions have been implemented effective immediately at Mitchell County Hospital Health Systems in an effort to protect our patients, staff and visitors.

Visitation is limited to immediate family members. No visitation by anyone under the age of 18.

Visitors are requested to perform hand hygiene upon entering and again prior to exiting patient rooms.

If you have any signs or symptoms of Influenza such as runny nose, cough, fever, sore throat or body aches please DO NOT visit.

Patients with symptoms of cough or runny nose, please use a mask to “cover your cough.” Masks are located in the main lobby, ER lobby and at each registration desk.

For questions or concerns please contact Christine Winkel, Infection Prevention at 785-738-9527.

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Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.