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April 30, 2024 in News, Parent Education & Support

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is designated as Child Abuse Prevention moth. There is so much importance in providing a strong environment in which a child can depend on.  Unfortunately, in some situations, a negative and toxic environment for children is a reality. This type of environment can have a negative effect on a...

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April 29, 2024 in Auxiliary, News

Pat Blakesley Receives RMC Auxiliary’s Bright Star Award

The Regional Medical Center (RMC) Auxiliary hosted their annual Spring Luncheon on Tuesday, April 23, 2024. During the luncheon, Pat Blakesley was recognized with the Bright Star Award for her dedication and commitment to Auxiliary.  This award is presented annually to an Auxiliary member who has shown outstanding generosity and...

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April 24, 2024 in Laboratory, News

RMC Holding Lab Camp for Students

Regional Medical Center (RMC) in Manchester will be holding a Lab Camp, “Without the Lab, They’re Only Guessing!” for students aged 14-18 who have completed 8th grade. The program will be offered June 10-13 from 9AM-2PM. Students must be available to meet each day for the entire time. Class size...

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April 12, 2024 in Family Practice, News, Public Health, Regional Medical Center

Measles Can Be Very Serious

Measles is NOT just a little rash. Measles can be very dangerous, especially for babies and young children. According to the Centers for Disease Control: As of April 4, according to the Iowa Health and Human Services, a total of 113 measles cases have been reported in 18 states. These...

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April 5, 2024 in News, Regional Medical Center

RMC Holding Nurse Camp For Students

Regional Medical Center (RMC) in Manchester will be holding a Nurse Career Camp, “Future Nurses: Next Generation of Superheroes” for students ages 14-18 who have completed 8th grade. The week-long program will be offered July 29-August 2 from 9AM-2PM, with lunch served daily. Students must be available to meet each...

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April 4, 2024 in News, Radiology

A Night Out for the Girls is Happening in Manchester

Regional Medical Center (RMC) will be holding their annual “Women’s Night” on Wednesday, May 1st. This is a FREE event for all women in surrounding communities. Ladies are invited to stop by the Delaware County Fairgrounds Pavilion in Manchester starting at 5:30PM. The first hour of the event, attendees can...

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April 1, 2024 in News, Therapy Services

Pediatric Occupational Therapy Now Offered in Manchester

The Regional Medical Center (RMC) Therapy Services department is expanding by now offering Pediatric Occupational Therapy services.  Using a collaborative approach, our Occupational Therapist works closely with the family and healthcare providers to maximize each child’s access, independence and participation within their daily occupations. A child’s “occupations” include playing, taking...

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March 26, 2024 in News, Parent Education & Support

Healthy Spring Strategies

As we enter a new season, it’s a great time to refocus on things we can do to create healthy habits for a happy/healthier life. Regional Medical Center (RMC) Parents as Teachers (PAT) are sharing the eight strategies for a healthy spring brought to you by the Centers for Disease...

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March 20, 2024 in News, Regional Medical Center

Preussner Achieves IHA Hospital Board Certification

Regional Medical Center (RMC) Governing Board member Bev Preussner was again recognized for achieving the Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) Hospital Board Certification. Bev has maintained this certification since 2012. This certification was designed to help hospitals use governance best practices, promote the coordination of care and make the best use...

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Leap Day Baby 2024

March 5, 2024 in News, OB

Leap Year Baby Born at Regional Medical Center

On February 29, a Leap Year baby was born at Regional Medical Center in Manchester, Iowa. Jamie Ingle and Eric Willenbring of New Vienna welcomed their baby boy, Drew Joseph.  Drew was born at 1:49 am on February 29th making him a Leap Year baby, also called a “leapling.” He...

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February 26, 2024 in News, Regional Medical Center

RMC Celebrates Their Medical Staff

Regional Medical Center (RMC) in Manchester is celebrating their medical staff throughout the entire month of March. March 30, 2024, is Medical Staff Appreciation Day, but RMC will recognize their medical staff for the entire month. The RMC medical staff is a combination of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse...

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February 22, 2024 in News, Parent Education & Support

RMC Parents as Teachers Recognized as Blue Ribbon Affiliate

The Regional Medical Center (RMC) Parents as Teachers (PAT) program has been recognized by the national Parents as Teachers office as an exemplary Blue Ribbon Affiliate. To ensure children and families are receiving the highest quality services possible, the Parents as Teachers program developed the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Processes....

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