Monthly Archives: May 2019

30 05, 2019

New Speech-Language Pathologist to Help Treat Multiple Conditions

2019-06-10T12:54:00-06:00

Communicating effectively and efficiently is vital for our wellbeing, as it’s what connects us to one another. That’s why Allison Guerriero, Prowers Medical Center’s new full-time speech-language pathologist, helps provide necessary treatments to Lamar community members who need them most. Guerriero has her master’s degree in speech-language pathology from the University of Pittsburgh, and after [...]

New Speech-Language Pathologist to Help Treat Multiple Conditions2019-06-10T12:54:00-06:00
23 05, 2019

Foundation Gala Helps Support “Priceless Pictures” Campaign

2019-06-10T12:49:26-06:00

Although the Friends of the Foundation Gala has come and gone, the mission of the Prowers Medical Center Foundation remains the same: to find ways to best benefit the hospital’s patients. Through several local initiatives, the Prowers Medical Center Foundation aims to enhance patient care at the hospital while improving access to quality healthcare. One [...]

Foundation Gala Helps Support “Priceless Pictures” Campaign2019-06-10T12:49:26-06:00
16 05, 2019

Stroke Awareness and Acting FAST

2019-05-10T12:39:37-06:00

Strokes occur when blood flow is cut off or blocked to a part of the brain, which can result in dead brain cells or brain damage. This is why acting fast when someone is having a stroke is so important. Stroke treatment must be received within three hours from the last point you or your [...]

Stroke Awareness and Acting FAST2019-05-10T12:39:37-06:00
9 05, 2019

Celebration of Nurses and Hospital Staff in Upcoming Weeks

2019-05-10T12:27:30-06:00

In honor of National Nurses Week and National Hospital Week, the next two weeks at Prowers Medical Center will focus on celebrating two important groups of people: the hospital’s hardworking staff and the community members of Lamar. “These weeks aren’t only a celebration of our hospital staff and healthcare, but they’re a celebration of our [...]

Celebration of Nurses and Hospital Staff in Upcoming Weeks2019-05-10T12:27:30-06:00
2 05, 2019

Tips for Controlling Asthma During Allergy Season

2019-04-26T09:25:10-06:00

For those who suffer from seasonal allergies, this time of year is filled with itchy eyes, runny noses and plenty of sneezing. Unfortunately, those with asthma can have it even worse. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, allergic asthma is the most common type of asthma, affecting about 60 percent of the [...]

Tips for Controlling Asthma During Allergy Season2019-04-26T09:25:10-06:00