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2 02, 2017

Prowers Medical Center Gives Community a Voice in Healthcare

2017-08-07T16:57:28+00:00

In order to serve patients in the Lamar community better, Prowers Medical Center is proud to announce the beginning of a Patient/Family Advisory Council (PFAC). With the shift in the healthcare landscape going from volume to value, more hospitals are engaging patients in their everyday hospital activities. Like any profession, learning from the consumer can provide [...]

Prowers Medical Center Gives Community a Voice in Healthcare 2017-08-07T16:57:28+00:00
9 02, 2017

New Alzheimer’s Support Group Starting at Prowers Medical Center

2017-08-07T16:59:01+00:00

After losing her husband to Alzheimer’s Disease, Lamar resident Lillian Norman was determined to be there for others caring for a loved one with dementia. She recently completed training to become a caregivers’ support group facilitator through the area chapter of the Colorado Alzheimer’s Association, and she helped secure a home for the new group [...]

New Alzheimer’s Support Group Starting at Prowers Medical Center 2017-08-07T16:59:01+00:00
16 02, 2017

Cardiac Rehab Helps Heart Patients Regain Strength

2017-08-07T16:59:57+00:00

After a cardiac event, the cardiology rehabilitation team at Prowers Medical Center is ready to work with you to strengthen your heart and get you up and moving. Cardiac-trained nurses help re-teach your heart to accept activity again, making it often stronger than it was before. “It’s amazing to watch the improvement from when patients [...]

Cardiac Rehab Helps Heart Patients Regain Strength 2017-08-07T16:59:57+00:00
23 02, 2017

Small Steps Mean Lasting Change for Weight Loss

2017-08-07T17:00:52+00:00

It can feel daunting to start a weight loss or exercise plan, but it doesn’t have to be. Making just a few changes can make a big difference, as can pacing yourself. Starting out with a few new habits and setting realistic goals will stick with you better in the long run than fad diets [...]

Small Steps Mean Lasting Change for Weight Loss 2017-08-07T17:00:52+00:00