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Porter Adventist Hospital Media Statement April 6, 2018

Porter Adventist Hospital is providing a further update following our announcement on Thursday, April 5. In coordination with the CDPHE, we have made the decision to offer patients who underwent orthopedic or spine surgical procedures from February 21, 2018 to April 5, 2018 the opportunity to be…

Porter Adventist Hospital Public Statement - April 6, 3:46 p.m.

Porter Adventist Hospital is providing a further update following our announcement on Thursday, April 5. In coordination with the CDPHE, we have made the decision to offer patients who underwent orthopedic or spine surgical procedures from February 21, 2018 to April 5, 2018 the opportunity to be…

Porter Adventist Hospital Public Statement - April 5, 9 p.m.

Patient safety is the top priority at Porter Adventist Hospital. On Thursday, in an abundance of caution, we made the decision to pause all surgeries after we noticed a potential change in our water quality relative to our surgical equipment. We are working closely with patients to reschedule…

Porter Adventist Hospital Media Statement - April 4, 2018

At Porter Adventist Hospital, patient safety remains our top priority.  Patients who underwent orthopedic or spine surgery at Porter Adventist Hospital between July 21, 2016 to February 20, 2018 are being notified of a gap in the pre-cleaning process of surgical instruments, prior to manual…

St. Mary-Corwin to Transform Healing Ministry

Revolutionary new model of health care delivery will maximize value for consumers and allow the organization to play a far more significant role in transforming health care in the region. (PUEBLO, COLO.) The leadership team at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center announced today that it will take…

Mercy earns its third straight Medicare 5-star rating for quality

(DURANGO, COLO.) In its Dec. 21, 2017, hospital quality ratings data release, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) one again recognized Mercy Regional Medical Center with a five-star rating for overall hospital quality. Mercy received a five-star rating in both of Medicare’s…

39th Annual Swks Pro Am Date Set

(GARDEN, KS) The 2018 date and format of the 39th Annual Southwest Kansas Pro-am have been announced. Mark your calendars for August 9-12 for great play on two of the top rated Kansas golf courses; Buffalo Dunes and the Golf Course at Southwind. All proceeds benefit the Newborn Intensive Care…

Becoming A Mom® Prenatal Class Launch

(GARDEN CITY, KS.) The Frontier Breastfeeding Coalition, in collaboration with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), have partnered together to form the Southwest Kansas Perinatal Collaborative, utilizing the March of Dimes Becoming a Mom ® /Comenzando bien curriculum. This…

St. Catherine Hospital Becomes 2nd Kansas Hospital to Receive Prestigious International Award

(Albany, NY) Baby-Friendly USA, announces that St. Catherine Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility and only the second Kansas hospital to do so. Baby-Friendly USA, Inc. is the U.S. authority for the implementation of the Baby…

Williams Honored With National Award

(GARDEN CITY, KS) Recently, Doug Williams, D. Med/D. Min, received the Dr. Richard C. Cabot, MD, award. The presentation, held in Jacksonville, FL, is awarded to only one recipient annually and recognizes “Excellence in Clinical Pastoral Education” (CPE). St. Catherine Hospital’s nationally…