Posted: Thursday, November 19, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Our goal and commitment to our patients is to provide the safest, quality care possible. As the number of COVID-19 cases continue to rise in our communities, we need to remind all of our patients if they are able to, to please come alone to your healthcare appointments at Regional Family Health clinics and Regional Medical Center. We do understand there are times where it is necessary and appropriate to bring someone along. In these instances, one support person may come.
Posted: Friday, November 13, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases across the state, the demand for convalescent plasma is outpacing donations.
Posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Today, I am here to tell you that COVID-19 is surging in our community--here at home, along with throughout the state. All healthcare facilities in our region including Regional Medical Center are running at near capacity or are at full capacity, states Charlie Button, RMC Chief Executive Officer.
Posted: Thursday, October 29, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Every year in October, Regional Medical Center (RMC) focuses on raising awareness to educate and support those who are fighting breast cancer.
Posted: Friday, October 23, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Derek Dzaboff, MSN, FNP-BC has joined Team 4 at Regional Family Health (RFH) In Manchester
Posted: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Molly Olson, DO, has started at Regional Family Health in Manchester.
Posted: Monday, October 12, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Delaware County is seeing a large jump in COVID-19 cases. In just one week, active COVID-19 cases increased from 83 to 104 as of 2PM on Monday, October 12, 2020, with a 17.2% positivity rate. This increase includes a rise in hospitalizations at Regional Medical Center and sadly an outbreak at Good Neighbor Society which is affecting both residents and staff. As numbers have increased, unfortunately so have deaths in Delaware County. We have lost six people to COVID-19 thus far.
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.
Posted: Thursday, September 10, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
Regional Medical Center (RMC) is in the process of converting to a new electronic health record system (Cerner) across the hospital and clinics.
Posted: Tuesday, September 8, 2020 in Regional Medical Center
September is National Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. Regional Medical Centers Senior Life Solutions is working to raise awareness and educate the community on the risk factors and warning signs of suicide. Talk of suicide should never be dismissed. If you, or someone you know, are thinking of suicide call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.