>September 2016
29 09, 2016

Unsung Heroes: The IT Department at Prowers Medical Center

2017-08-07T12:38:13+00:00

No doubt, you’ve had a run-in or two with your personal computer. It takes commitment to avoid viruses, keep your software up-to-date, back up files, manage your emails and make sure your internet connection is steady. Now imagine doing that on a daily basis for 150 computers, 50 printers, 42 servers and 2 firewalls! That’s [...]

Unsung Heroes: The IT Department at Prowers Medical Center2017-08-07T12:38:13+00:00
20 09, 2016

Prowers Medical Center Pauses Free PSA Screening Tests

2017-08-07T12:50:15+00:00

As a man in Lamar, you may have received a free PSA test during the fall at Prowers Medical Center in past years in honor of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. It was a public service the hospital was happy to offer men, however studies and review of the test show it is not as effective [...]

Prowers Medical Center Pauses Free PSA Screening Tests2017-08-07T12:50:15+00:00
15 09, 2016

Prowers Medical Center Holds Open House to Showcase Expansion

2017-08-07T12:51:23+00:00

The hospital expansion project has been a few years in the making, but the improvements were definitely worth the wait. You’re invited for a first-hand look at the new areas and to help celebrate the grand opening on Thursday, September 22 between 4 – 6 pm. Parents, bring your children right after school as teddy [...]

Prowers Medical Center Holds Open House to Showcase Expansion2017-08-07T12:51:23+00:00
8 09, 2016

Help your student athlete manage pain throughout the season

2017-08-07T15:47:19+00:00

When an athlete pushes beyond their limits, that’s when injury happens. Pain is the way our bodies communicate that something is wrong. A key to keeping your student athlete healthy is to advocate that they listen to their body. “Pain is a signal that you’ve pushed too hard and that you should stop,” said Dr. [...]

Help your student athlete manage pain throughout the season2017-08-07T15:47:19+00:00
3 09, 2016

Doctor, athletic trainer helps local athletes avoid injury

2017-08-07T15:52:14+00:00

If you have a student athlete, Dr. Darren Robbins, PT, DPT has some advice: do some preparation before letting them hit the field. That way, you’ll help them avoid injury and stay fit to play. Dr. Robbins is a regional expert on helping athletes prevent injury and recover from injury. A part of his job [...]

Doctor, athletic trainer helps local athletes avoid injury2017-08-07T15:52:14+00:00