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Don't Delay Your Care

Posted: Thursday, September 24, 2020 in Family Practice

2020 has been unlike any other year. As we move into the fall, Regional Family Health in Hopkinton wants to remind our communities to continue seeking care for your routine healthcare needs and concerns. COVID-19 has upended many things in our lives and added concern for coming in for routine healthcare. While COVID-19 is scary and can impact those with underlying health conditions, all healthcare providers are dedicated to ensuring you receive quality, safe care at all times.

Delaware County Public Health: COVID-19 Weekly Active Case Count Update (as of 09/21/20)

Posted: Monday, September 21, 2020 in Public Health

As of Monday, September 21, 2020 at 10AM, Delaware County has 58 active positive cases of COVID-19. Delaware County Public Health will push out a weekly update on Mondays showing the current active positive cases for the county. Active positive cases will include those recovering at home and any hospitalizations. Any additional information can be found at the state site at coronavirus.iowa.gov. You can find additional links/resources on our COVID-19 page at regmedctr.org/covid-19.

Social Isolation and Loneliness: The Silent Pandemic

Posted: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 in Regional Medical Center

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been asked to shelter in place. For many of us, sheltering in place was a way of life before COVID-19. The Health Resources & Services Administration states that two in five Americans report they sometimes or always feel their social relationships are not meaningful and one in five say they feel lonely or socially isolated. And according to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than a quarter of the U.S. population (28%) of older adults live alone.

Delaware County Public Health: COVID-19 Weekly Active Case Count Update (as of 09/14/20)

Posted: Monday, September 14, 2020 in Public Health

As of Monday, September 14, 2020 at 10AM, Delaware County has 32 active positive cases of COVID-19.Delaware County Public Health will push out a weekly update on Mondays showing the current active positive cases for the county. Active positive cases will include those recovering at home and any hospitalizations. Any additional information can be found at the state site at coronavirus.iowa.gov. You can find additional links/resources on our COVID-19 page at regmedctr.org/covid-19.

RMC Auxiliary Continues to Give Back

Posted: Thursday, September 10, 2020 in Auxiliary

The focal point for the Auxiliarys donation this year was ensuring any equipment used for RMC patients/visitors with sudden cardiac arrest was up-to-date. The purchase of a Lifepak 1000 AED for Ambulatory Surgery Center and a Lifepak 20e Defibrillator for the Specialty Clinic totaled $14,651.61.