Fri, 2014-11-21
PLUM CREEK MEDICAL GROUP RESIGNS PRIVILEGESAT LEXINGTON REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER LEXINGTON – Lexington Regional Health Center (LRHC) Administration learned today that the Plum Creek Medical Group (PCMG) providers have decided to voluntarily resign their clinical privileges and medical staff membership at the Health Center. The hand-delivered letter of resignation was addressed to LRHC CEO...
Mon, 2014-11-17
LEXINGTON – Lexington Regional Health Center was recently recognized with an Excellence Through Insight award for “Overall Urgent Care Unit Patient Satisfaction” by HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM).   HealthStream is dedicated to improving patient outcomes through the development of healthcare organizations’ greatest asset: their people. Since 1990, HealthStream has been helping health...
Tue, 2014-09-09
The midwest is experiencing an outbreak of the enterovirus D68 causing illnesses in our children and young adults ranging from the common cold to severe respiratory illness requiring hospitalization.To reduce the risk of infection, individuals should wash hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds, especially after changing diapers, avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands;...
Tue, 2014-05-27
This article was written by Ron Shrinkman courtesy of fiercehealthfinance.com  Rural hospitals are struggling across the United States, but when they close, it deprives their communities of both jobs and ongoing business development, Marketplace Radio reported.For example, after the closure of Hancock Memorial Hospital in Sparta, Ga., in 2000, the town experienced more than a decade of...