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PRMC RECEIVES NEW QUALITY-BASED ACCREDITATION FROM DNV

Sep 20, 2021

Pratt Regional Medical Center announces the successful completion of its new accreditation process from has been awarded by DNV. By earning accreditation, Pratt Regional Medical Center has demonstrated it meets or exceeds patient safety standards (Conditions of Participation) set forth by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. DNV’s accreditation program is the only one to integrate…

COVID-19 Testing

Sep 08, 2021

Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing requires a Doctor's Order through any of the Pratt Regional Medical Center entities. 

  1. In Pratt, you can contact your Primary Care Provider for outpatient testing.
  2. You can be tested at PRMC Urgent Care, 1600 E 1st St, Pratt, KS 67124, you will be examined by our provider, not just tested. This does require a co-pay for the examination. You are…

COVID-19 Letter from PRMC President and CEO

Aug 09, 2021
8/3/21

Our healthcare team has been and always will be dedicated to keeping our patients safe at Pratt Regional Medical Center.  In addition to our patients, and just as important, we want all our team members to be safe and healthy – protected from COVID-19 and protecting those around them.

Healthcare is a heavily regulated business, and it is our obligation to meet our regulatory…

IMPORTANT PRMC COVID-19 UPDATES

Aug 03, 2021

Beginning today, 8/3/21, Pratt Regional Medical Center has adjusted its visitor policy based on the rapid increase in COVID-19 cases in the hospital and in our community. Our top priority continues to be the safety and health of our patients and staff.

PRMC will allow only 1 visitor per patient, at a time, in all departments of the hospital and clinics with the following exceptions:

  • No…

PRMC Achieves Healthcare ‘Triple Crown’

May 20, 2021

Pratt Regional Medical Center has achieved a first in its 70-year history: a healthcare “Triple Crown.” It is not only a first for the 35 bed acute care hospital, it’s an exclusive group overall – with fewer than a handful of hospitals across the entire U.S. achieving this level of excellence in patient safety, patient care, patient outcomes and patient experience.  “Congratulations to Pratt Regional…

PRMC NAMES NEXT CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

May 11, 2021

Pratt Regional Medical Center has appointed Darrell Lavender as the next Chief Executive Officer, upon the retirement of longtime CEO Susan Page. “He was chosen over some excellent competition, and we are very confident that he will be a great leader for our future,” said Bill Keller, Chairman, Pratt Regional Medical Center Board of Directors.

Mr. Lavender has more than 30 years of hospital…

PRMC once again named Top 20 Rural and Community Hospital

Mar 19, 2021

Pratt Regional Medical Center has been once again been identified as one of the Top 20 rural and community hospitals in America based on the Hospital Strength INDEX compiled by The Chartis Center for Rural Health. This award is presented by the National Rural Health Association, and the slate of winners is a subset (the top-ranking 20) of The Chartis Center for Rural Health’s list of the Top 100…

2021 Special Enrollment Period for Marketplace Coverage

Feb 14, 2021

The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency has affected millions of people throughout the country, and many Americans remain uninsured or underinsured and need access to affordable health coverage. The Marketplace Special Enrollment Period (SEP) due to COVID -19 begins February 15th 2021 and continues until May 15th 2021. This SEP is available to all Marketplace-eligible consumers who are submitting a…

PRMC President & CEO, Susan Page announces retirement plans

Jan 27, 2021

 

Pratt, KS — After 27 years at the helm of Pratt Regional Medical Center, President and CEO Susan Page has announced she will be retiring effective June 1st, 2021.  Page stated in an announcement to employees “Each of you are the lifeblood of PRMC, and have made me proud beyond measure each and every day.”

Susan Page has devoted her entire professional career to Pratt Regional Medical…

Don Peters retires from PRMC Board after 26 years

Jan 25, 2021

Pratt Regional Medical Center’s board of directors recently honored Don Peters for 26 years of dedicated service on the hospital board.  The board of directors presented him with a gift at the hospital's December board meeting.

“What an outstanding board member Don has been. Through the years he served as Vice Chair of the Board and Chairman of the Finance Committee.   We could always count…