A life saved because of Alva hospital location
July 16, 2017
Randy Hamilton woke up normally at 5:45 a.m. and started his routine of getting ready to go to work at his store, Alva's Market. About 15 minutes later he felt sick and experienced a swelling in his stomach. His wife, Mary asked if he wanted her to take him to Share Medical Center (SMC). He said, "No, let me sit down for a minute."
A few minutes later his stomach was distended as if it held a soccer ball, and Mary once again asked if he wanted to go to the hospital. This time, he said "Yes."
After arrival, one of the nurses commented about his growing stomach, "You look about nine months pr...