Memorial Hospital announces new staff members

Dr. Kevin L. Schewe appointed to Memorial Hospital Medical Staff

Radiation Oncologist Kevin L. Schewe, M.D., FACRO was recently appointed to the active medical staff at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. A radiation oncologist treats cancer using radiation therapy.

Dr. Schewe received his medical degree and graduated cum laude from University of Missouri School of Medicine in Columbia, Missouri. He completed an internship and residency in radiation oncology at the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Inc. in Milwaukee, and was awarded a Fellowship by the American College of Radiation Oncology (FACRO). He is board-certified in radiation oncology by The American Board of Radiology. Dr. Schewe is a member of the American Radium Society, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology and American College of Radiation Oncology.

Dr. Schewe will see patients at Memorial Hospital’s Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center. For more information, please call (812) 996-0626.

CRNA Claire Edwards joins Memorial Hospital

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center announced the addition of Claire Edwards, CRNA to its medical associate staff. 

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) are advanced practice registered nurses who administer anesthesia and other medications and monitor patients receiving and recovering from anesthesia.

Edwards received her bachelor’s degree in nursing at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky, and her doctor of nursing practice in nurse anesthesia from Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.

Edwards previously worked as an intensive care nurse for four years. She is a graduate of Jasper High School.