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6 04, 2017

Fill out the HCAHPS Survey to Improve Healthcare in Lamar

2017-08-07T16:40:52+00:00

If you’ve stayed at Prowers Medical Center in the last few years, you may remember receiving a survey in the mail shortly after your visit. That’s because the hospital participates in a survey program through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The ultimate goal of the patient satisfaction survey is to consistently provide [...]

Fill out the HCAHPS Survey to Improve Healthcare in Lamar 2017-08-07T16:40:52+00:00
13 04, 2017

Prowers Medical Center Launches Program to Lower Readmissions

2017-08-07T16:42:38+00:00

A stated goal of the Affordable Care Act is to lower readmission rates among hospitals. The hope is that people with serious or chronic illnesses don’t end up revisiting the emergency department or hospital again soon after being discharged. The better option is that patients see their primary care provider regularly, and learn good habits [...]

Prowers Medical Center Launches Program to Lower Readmissions 2017-08-07T16:42:38+00:00
20 04, 2017

Top Reasons to Attend Prowers Medical Center’s Upcoming Health Fair

2017-08-07T16:43:55+00:00

Prowers Medical Center is holding its annual community health fair in early May. Here are two big reasons why you should mark your calendar and plan to attend! Get your annual blood lab panel drawn Did you know that many chronic illnesses have been discovered through health fair labs? Ask any healthcare provider if they [...]

Top Reasons to Attend Prowers Medical Center’s Upcoming Health Fair 2017-08-07T16:43:55+00:00
27 04, 2017

Health Fair Labs Keep You on Track for Good Health

2017-08-07T16:44:43+00:00

Annual bloodwork is important. It lets you and your provider track changes in your health over time. If you have a family history of a certain disease, or if you know you are on the road to developing a disease, such as diabetes or heart disease, you can do something about it. You can slow, [...]

Health Fair Labs Keep You on Track for Good Health 2017-08-07T16:44:43+00:00