Healthcare has seen some big changes over the past 33 years. Perhaps one of the biggest shifts has been a focus on lifelong health and wellness rather than only treating patients when they’re sick. That’s where the Mount Ayr Medical Clinic is excelling. Since 1998, it’s been a family practice within the hospital, with a reputation for quality care that is so good, patients travel from outside Ringgold County just to be seen here.
“We have a tremendous staff at the clinic,” says CEO Gordon Winkler. “We’ve always had excellent physicians and nurses. With the advent of physician assistants and nurse practitioners, we’ve been able to attract and keep very talented people in our small community. The Mt Ayr Medical Clinic has a tenured team who speak highly of each other, the clinic, and their patients.
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Prior to 2020, the population of Ringgold County was fairly stable, however, the number of patients being seen in the Mt. Ayr Medical Clinic has been increasing. Winkler attributes the clinic’s growth to the excellent quality of care provided. “Our patients know that we have good, local health care. They trust us, and don’t feel a need to drive out of town to find doctors who are capable of taking care of them.”
Ron Schafer, Pa-C agrees. “We take a holistic approach to health care.”
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