>August 2016
25 08, 2016

Playing a contact sport? Watch for concussions

2017-08-07T15:54:48+00:00

There has been a lot of media attention lately on concussions, and as a parent it may have you wondering if contact sports are worth the risk for your kids. There’s no right or wrong answer to that question but whatever you decide, learn about the signs and risks of concussions. Most concussions occur when [...]

Playing a contact sport? Watch for concussions2017-08-07T15:54:48+00:00
18 08, 2016

Unsung Heroes: The Auxiliary Volunteers at Prowers Medical Center

2017-08-07T15:56:44+00:00

If you visit the hospital and you find yourself needing a warm smile and a little comfort, go to The Shoppe at PMC, run by Lois Schroeder and the hospital’s Auxiliary volunteers. You are bound to receive it from one of the several retired women who work there, as they have compassion and a caring [...]

Unsung Heroes: The Auxiliary Volunteers at Prowers Medical Center2017-08-07T15:56:44+00:00
11 08, 2016

Unsung Heroes: The Maintenance Team at Prowers Medical Center

2017-08-07T16:00:18+00:00

When it comes to power, we rarely give it a thought—it’s just something that’s always there, always reliable—until it isn’t. Have you ever considered just what happens when a power source goes down in a critical building, like the hospital? The maintenance team at Prowers Medical Center certainly has. “We have three generators on our [...]

Unsung Heroes: The Maintenance Team at Prowers Medical Center2017-08-07T16:00:18+00:00
5 08, 2016

Well Child Checks – One Visit Meets School Sports Physicals, Immunizations Requirements

2017-08-07T16:05:57+00:00

The start of school is just around the corner. It’s hard to let go of the relaxed days of summer and gear up for all the requirements that school brings. One is making sure your child has completed a physical if they are playing sports. Another is to make sure your child’s immunizations are up-to-date. [...]

Well Child Checks – One Visit Meets School Sports Physicals, Immunizations Requirements2017-08-07T16:05:57+00:00