WEST PLAINS, Mo – Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) will hold a full-scale,
emergency training exercise on
Wednesday, Dec. 19 in and around OMC’s West Plains Campus.
There will be significant law enforcement, fire and emergency service present
during the exercise. In order to avoid any confusion, the public is being
notified ahead of time.
During the exercise, access to some entrances and parking lots, will be
temporarily unavailable, and we apologize in advance for any inconvenience
this may cause. Emergencies will be allowed entrance.
Media Availability: Because of the sensitive nature of the activities, media presence will
not be permitted inside of OMC, during the exercise as it unfolds. Co-directors
of the exercise will be available for media interviews after the exercise.
Onsite media contact: Kim Wood, 870-926-7383.
Ozarks Medical Center is a system of care encompassing eight primary care
and 16 specialty clinics, along with complete rehabilitation, behavioral
healthcare and home care services. While the 114-bed acute care hospital
cares for more than 5,400 admissions, the entire medical system has more
than 364,000 patient visits annually in South Central Missouri and Northern
Arkansas. For more information about OMC, visit