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WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)


MEDICINE IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

HISTORY

There was a belief in St. George that babies born during the summer months would not survive. So many women who were going to give birth during the summer went up to Pine Valley to deliver their babies.


REFERENCES

Book: "History of Health Care"
by Douglas D. Alder, Ph.D.
See the, information page

Book: "Memories of a Country Doctor: Stories of the people he loved"
by Garth B. Last, M.D.
See the, information page

Book: Hospital CareCentennial: One Hundred Years of Caring, 1913 to 2013
from the Intermountain Dixie Regional Medical Center, 2013
See the information page.

Booklet: "Intermountain Dixie Regional Medical Center
    Medical Staff and Hospital Services Directory"
To view or download the Summer 2011 edition, click here
To view or download the Summer 2012 edition, click here
To view or download the Fall 2013 edition, click here
To view or download the Fall 2014 (2014-2015) edition, click here
To view or download the Fall 2015 (2015-2016) edition, click here

Brochure: "Healing for life
    Intermountain Dixie Regional Medical Center"
Around 2013
To view or download it, click here

Video: 100 Years of Caring in St. George Utah
A brief history of the hospitals in St. George by the Dixie Regional Medical Center.
To watch, click here.

Medicine and Mormonism

Video: History of Healthcare in Washington County
A 34-minute interview with Elwood Harrison
Recorded on November 29, 2012
To watch, click here.