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0.00% APR Financing Plans Help Patients During Financial Crisis and Beyond

Jun 29, 2020

CarePayment, a Nashville-based patient financing company specializing in enabling patients to pay for their healthcare through a 0.00% APR solution, recently announced its partnership with Pratt Regional Medical Center, a progressive medical center serving South-central and Southwest Kansas as well as the panhandle of Oklahoma.

CarePayment partners with providers like Pratt Regional Medical…

IMPORTANT PRMC COVID-19 UPDATES

May 11, 2020

Updated on 6/12/2020 at 2:50pm

We are taking COVID-19 precautions to ensure overall safety.

Entry Points:

  • Complex main entrance (Open 7a-4p, other than MWF Opening at 5a);
  • Front main hospital entrance (Open 7a-4:30p)
  • Emergency Department / Switchboard entrance (24 hours, but doors will be locked between 11p and…

Pratt Regional Medical Center awarded another ‘A’ grade

May 07, 2020

Pratt Regional Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ in spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national distinction recognizing PRMC's achievements protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. The Leapfrog Group is an independent national watchdog organization committed to health care quality and safety. The Safety Grade is a letter grade assigned to all general hospitals across…

PRMC's Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Apr 09, 2020

4/9/2020

At Pratt Regional Medical Center, the health and well-being of our patients and caregivers are our top priorities. We are prepared to safely screen, diagnose and care for patients with respiratory illnesses, including coronavirus (COVID-19), and are here to assure everyone in Pratt County and beyond that we will always Fight The Good Fight for our communities.

PRMC is committed…

PRMC named Top 20 Hospital by NRHA

Mar 05, 2020

Pratt Regional Medical Center was recently named one of the top 20 rural and community hospitals in the country. This selection is a subset of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals, named by The Chartis Center for Rural Health.  This is the second year in a row for PRMC to make the Top 100 list, but the first year to achieve the Top 20 designation.

The National Rural Health Association…

Local physician shares opinion on KanCare Expansion

Feb 25, 2020

As a Kansas physician, I am saddened by the stories I hear about patients who do not have health coverage. It is more commonplace than most people realize. Currently, hundreds of thousands of hardworking, low-income Kansans cannot afford health insurance. Because they live in Kansas – one of just 14 remaining states that has not expanded Medicaid – the “working poor” find themselves in a coverage…

Americare Launches Website

Feb 25, 2020

Americare has launched a website for the "Grand Plains" Skilled Nursing Community Coming Soon to Pratt, Kansas! Visit this site to request more information on opening dates, care information, amenities, etc.

Grand Plains by Americare

Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital for 2nd straight year!

Feb 12, 2020

2/12/2020 – Pratt Regional Medical Center today announced it has been named a 2020 Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital by The Chartis Center for Rural Health. This annual award honoring rural hospital performance is determined by the results of iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength INDEX®, which is celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2020.

“We are honored to be included in the list…

PRMC Earns 4 Star Rating

Feb 07, 2020

Pratt Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that we have received a 4-star quality rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). These ratings are based on the most recent CMS Hospital Compare data that’s based on a hospital’s overall quality. The overall rating shows how well each hospital performed, on average, compared to other hospitals in the U.S.

CMS’s Hospital…

Recycling Superheros help PRMC to expand recycling program

Jan 29, 2020

Pratt Regional Medical Center has made significant efforts towards employee wellness the last 2 years.  Employees have participated in a number of physical and emotional activities to benefit overall wellness.  The most recent effort put forth by PRMC’s Service Pillar committee, benefits environmental wellness. 

For several years, Pratt Regional Medical Center has been one of the businesses…