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December 1, 2023 in Auxiliary, News

Apply for the RMC Auxiliary Healthcare Career Scholarship

Every year the Regional Medical Center (RMC) Auxiliary awards three $750 scholarships to area students pursuing an education in the human medical field. These scholarships are made possible by donations to the Tree of Lights. Anyone pursuing or continuing their education in the healthcare field at an Iowa college should...

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November 20, 2023 in News, Specialty Clinic

RMC Welcomes New Urology Providers

Regional Medical Center (RMC) in Manchester welcomes two new Urology providers to the Specialty Clinic team. Matthew Ferroni, MD, specializes in treatment of prostate disorders such as enlarged prostates, tumors and cancers. Dr. Ferroni will also be performing minimally invasive surgeries at RMC that will include laparoscopic and robotic procedures....

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November 9, 2023 in News, Public Health

Flu Season is Here

Influenza or the “flu” season is here. When you get the flu, you experience primarily respiratory symptoms which can range from mild to severe. Symptoms usually come on suddenly and may include some or all of these symptoms: The flu is contagious. Reduce your risk from seasonal flu by getting...

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November 7, 2023 in News, Regional Medical Center

Heather Ries Demonstrates her Dedication to the Nursing Profession

Heather Ries, Regional Medical Center’s Chief Nursing Officer, has been a nurse for 21 years and is very dedicated to the nursing profession. This was recently exhibited as Heather applied to be an exam volunteer for the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN). Based upon her clinical specialty...

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October 26, 2023 in Family Practice, News

Family Practice Online Scheduling & Patient Messaging Available

Patients of Regional Family Health can now schedule appointments and message their primary care provider. In order to use this new feature, patients must have a Patient Portal account (online medical records). Patients that do not have an account can request an invitation to sign-up at Appointment types available...

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October 25, 2023 in Emergency, News, Public Health

Not All Medical Alert Systems Are Alike

With aging family members and those with health challenges, medical alert systems are helpful to assure your loved one is safe in their home. However, it is important to realize not all medical alert systems are alike as they operate differently with different pricing structures and features. “On occasion our...

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October 19, 2023 in News, Specialty Clinic

High-Risk Cancer Genetic Services Now Offered at RMC

Regional Medical Center (RMC) in Manchester is pleased to share that we are now offering high-risk cancer genetic services at RMC’s Specialty Clinic. Amie Hass, ARNP, FNP-BC with Hall-Perrine Cancer Center in Cedar Rapids specializes in oncology and high-risk cancer genetic services. Genetic testing can help evaluate an individual’s cancer...

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October 9, 2023 in Family Practice, News, Public Health

Get Your Updated COVID-19 Vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 6 months and older get an updated COVID-19 vaccine ahead of the fall/winter virus season. Like seasonal influenza or the flu, the virus that causes COVID-19 is always changing and protection from previous vaccine declines over time. This is why...

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September 22, 2023 in Family Practice, News

RMC Announces New Family Practice Clinic Building Coming in Hopkinton

Regional Medical Center is excited to announce a new Regional Family Health clinic will be built in Hopkinton. Construction is expected to begin in October with a projected opening in the summer of 2024. “We are very excited to take this step forward and further solidify our commitment to the...

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September 19, 2023 in News, Public Health

Who Needs a Flu Shot?

Everyone 6 months and older should get a flu shot every year. Getting the influenza or flu vaccine is especially important for people who are at higher risk of developing serious complications from the flu. How can I benefit from a flu shot? A flu vaccination can help you reduce...

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August 10, 2023 in Auxiliary, News

RMC Auxiliary Announces 2023 Scholarship Recipients

The Regional Medical Center (RMC) Auxiliary is pleased to announce three area students as recipients of $750 scholarships each. Mallory Barney, RN, has been accepted at Clarke University for fall of 2023, in the Doctor of Nursing Practice-Family Nurse Practitioner program. Mallory’s goal is to become an emergency room nurse...

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August 4, 2023 in News

RMC Construction Affecting River Ridge Pavilion Access

In the coming days, Regional Medical Center will be undergoing minor parking lot construction near River Ridge Pavilion, Entrance A, in Parking Lot 1. Contractors will be removing the curbs and median in the two islands right outside of the facility. This is in an effort to reduce future tripping...

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