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Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists celebrate 20th annual National CRNA Week

Jan 22, 2019

Administering anesthesia to Americans since the Civil War, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) from Pratt are joining thousands of their colleagues from across the country to celebrate the 20th annual National CRNA Week January 20-26, 2019.

With a history spanning more than 150 years, CRNAs stay with their patients throughout their procedure, administering their anesthetics and…

Pratt Regional Medical Center Launches Walk with a Doc Program

Jan 18, 2019

 

Pratt Regional Medical Center is encouraging Pratt County residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc, a health program that brings doctors and patients together to walk on the 3rd Monday of each month at 6pm. The first Walk will be held Monday January 21st at Blythe Family Fitness due to the forecasted temperature, no membership is required to participate in this…

PRMC Adds New Provider and New Service Line in 2019

Dec 07, 2018

A new psychologist is joining the team at Pratt Regional Medical Center adding Behavioral Health to the service lines available.  Licensed psychologist Dr. Mark Green will open his practice at Pratt Internal Medicine Group on January 2nd, 2019.  Susan Page, President and CEO shares, “as our Internal Medicine physicians have said numerous times, this will bring a much-needed service to the patients…

Festival of Lights

Nov 26, 2018

The Pratt Health Foundation invites you to make a special gift to the 2018 Christmas Festival of Lights (FOL) program.  This program encourages people to consider a gift to Pratt Regional Medical Center and provides an opportunity to honor or remember family members or special people in our lives.

This year gifts will provide funds to purchase Bariatric Carts designed to transport patients…

Considering Total Joint Replacement Surgery at Pratt Regional Medical Center?

Oct 22, 2018

The Total Joint Academy is an extensive pre-operative education program for joint replacement patients and their friends, family, and care coaches. The  9 short videos cover topics ranging from preparing for surgery, pain management and physical therapy, plus how to ensure the best possible outcome for joint replacement surgery.

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SUSAN PAGE RECEIVED ASSOCIATION’S HIGHEST HONOR

Sep 13, 2018

It is with great pleasure that the Kansas Hospital Association announces Susan Page, president and CEO of Pratt Regional Medical Center, as the recipient of the Charles S. Billings Award. Members of the Kansas Hospital Association presented Page with the Billings Award on Sept. 6 during the KHA Annual Convention and Trade Show in Overland Park.

The Charles S. Billings Award, named after…

‘We CARE We VOTE’ Initiative Launches at PRMC

Jul 20, 2018

Kansas legislators have an opportunity to protect access to health care for hardworking Kansans, and in doing so, they will boost the state economy. That’s why the employees of Pratt Regional Medical Center are getting involved in this year’s election process with the “We CARE We
VOTE” campaign.
There are 127 community hospitals in Kansas, together employing more than 86,000 people. As…

Excellence in Patient Care Awards

Jul 09, 2018

Pratt Regional Medical Center has been awarded a 2018 Excellence in Patient Care Award by Studer Group, a Huron solution. Specifically, PRMC is being recognized for exemplary results related to communication with doctors as measured by the HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) survey. Organizations receiving this award achieved a ranking at or above the 90th percentile…

PRMC can help Parkinson’s patients speak better

Jul 03, 2018

For people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other neurological conditions, it can take a long time to communicate with others in day-to-day living.  PD patients typically speak softly and have difficulty getting speech started. This can make it hard to keep up with conversations, leading to decreased socialization and feelings of frustration and isolation.

Pratt Regional Medical Center’s…

New process to get lab work done at PRMC

Jun 22, 2018

We have updated the process to get lab work done at PRMC. Just like if you are going to have Imaging done, you should first check in at admissions, patients will go through the same steps with laboratory orders. Patients will need to go to the volunteer front desk to sign their name in, will then be called by one of our patient access representatives. By going thru Admissions first, we can confirm…