The Bates County Memorial Hospital employees are highly anticipating the opening of the NEW Auxiliary Gift Shop. The Auxiliary Gift Shop has been closed since March 2020, when quarantine was initiated. In late 2020, Bates County Memorial Hospital had new construction for a new, central registration area was completed where the old gift shop was located, and construction of the new gift shop has recently been finalized. Bates County Memorial Hospital auxiliary members are busy stocking and organizing their new space. Watch for an announcement for a grand opening date.