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HMH CELEBRATES EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT TEAM WITH GROUP ‘TREE’ HUG

hmh group tree hugThis week, Hardin Memorial Health, in partnership with Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, celebrated its dedicated Emergency Department with a special Group ‘Tree’ Hug.

“This Group ‘Tree’ Hug is an opportunity to thank Emergency Department staff and recognize their efforts as they continue to provide care while the Emergency Department undergoes expansion and renovation,” said Sharon Wright, vice president of patient care and chief nursing officer.

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HARDIN MEMORIAL HEALTH JOINT SURGEONS OFFERING QUALITY CARE TO AREA PATIENTS

HMH provides quality health care services in more than 45 specialties throughout the 10-county region including orthopedics. Over the next several weeks, we will offer a multi-part blog series about our talented and caring HMH orthopedic physicians and their team.

In the 6th installment in this video blog series, we introduce you to HMH orthopedic surgeon Dr. Michael Krueger of Hardin Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.  Dr. Krueger has a passion for working with athletes and getting them back on the playing field.  Click here to watch all the videos from the blog series.


HMH OFFERS A NEW, NON-INVASIVE DIGESTIVE PROCEDURE

Hardin Memorial Health now offers patients a new, non-invasive alternative for removing abnormal tissues from the digestive tract including the esophagus, stomach, small intestine and colon.

Dr. Kashif Haider of the HMH Digestive Disease Center recently obtained his American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) certification in the Endoscopic Muscosal Resection (EMR) procedure.  Haider is one of only two ASGE EMR-certified gastroenterologists in Kentucky.  Click here to watch the video. 



HMH CANCER CARE

More than one million people in the United States get cancer each year.  The statistic is staggering and too often hits close to home.  HMH's Cancer Care program provides patients with quality care from leading physicians and a highly-skilled and caring medical staff as well as access to the latest clinical trials available in the fight against cancer.

One HMH colon cancer patient, Sandra "Kay" Brown, considers the people of HMH's Cancer Care like family.  Click here to watch her story.



HMH KICKS OFF MARCH OF DIMES FUNDRAISING EFFORTS

HMH March of Dimes CampaignToday, April 1, HMH officially kicks off the annual March of Dimes fundraising campaign.  The money we raise helps the March of Dimes fund research on the problems that threaten our children and finding ways to prevent them.  HMH is a long-time supporter of this annual campaign because we believe wholeheartedly in this important work.  But this year, the campaign takes on new meaning for HMH with our Chief Nursing Officer, Sharon Wright, serving as the 2016 chair for Hardin County.

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HMH PATIENT STORY: CANCER CARE

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.  Colon cancer is the number two cause of cancer deaths in Kentucky in both men and women.  Hardin Memorial Health’s Cancer Care program provides patients with quality care from leading physicians and a highly skilled and caring medical staff as well as access to the latest clinical trials available in the fight against cancer. 

One HMH colon cancer patient, Sandra “Kay” Brown, shares her story.   Click here to read story.

 


HMH PATIENT EXPERIENCE CONTINUES POSITIVE TREND

hmh studer groupPatient experience at Hardin Memorial Health continues to trend positively according to representatives from the Studer Group. The healthcare industry experts provided an update to the HMH Board of Trustees at the March monthly meeting.

The Studer Group, a partner of HMH since 2011, assesses patient experience outcomes at HMH and helps improve service. Click here to read story.


HARDIN COUNTY CLOSES IN ON PULSEPOINT MILESTONE

1,382 community members download the app
pulse pointAs of mid-February, 1,382 members of the Hardin County community have downloaded the PulsePointsmartphone app, which enables them to become citizen superheroes, said Hardin Memorial Health President and CEO Dennis Johnson.

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Hardin Memorial Hospital. 913 N. Dixie Ave. Elizabethtown KY 42701.
Phone (270) 737-1212
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