Health Beat

“Health Beat” is Pocahontas Memorial Hospital’s weekly column in the Pocahontas Times with health news, tips, and information to help you live a healthier life!

PMH Rural Health Clinic Welcomes Julie Hare, MD

PMH Rural Health Clinic Welcomes Julie Hare, MD

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital’s Rural Health Clinic is extremely excited to introduce the newest member of their health care team. Dr. Julie Hare began working at PMH on September 2nd and is now seeing patients. Dr. Hare will also be working as a hospitalist and treating emergency department patients. Dr. Hare is a graduate of Howard […]

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Free Dining with Diabetes Classes to Begin

Free Dining with Diabetes Classes to Begin

Diabetes is a common, serious, and costly disease. Luckily, many complications of diabetes can be controlled and even prevented by making lifestyles changes. The Dining with Diabetes program helps people make these lifestyle changes through clinical testing, nutrition information, recipe demonstrations, exercise, and group support. A new year of Dining with Diabetes classes will begin […]

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RHC Now Part of PEIA Comprehensive Care Partnership

RHC Now Part of PEIA Comprehensive Care Partnership

The Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Rural Health Clinic is proud to offer a new option for PEIA insurance holders who receive their primary care through the clinic. This new option is called the Comprehensive Care Partnership. PEIA members who enroll in the program and choose to receive all their primary care through the Rural Health Clinic […]

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Send Your Kids Back to School with their Vaccines Up to Date

Back-to-school season is here. It’s time for parents to gather supplies and back packs. It’s also the perfect time to make sure your kids are up to date on their vaccines. To celebrate the importance of immunizations throughout life – and make sure children are protected with all the vaccines they need – Pocahontas Memorial […]

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A Healthy Start: Reasons to Vaccinate Your Child

A Healthy Start: Reasons to Vaccinate Your Child

To celebrate the importance of immunizations for a healthy start and throughout our lives – and to make sure children are protected with all the vaccines they need – Pocahontas Memorial Hospital’s Rural Health Clinic is joining with other healthcare providers nationwide in recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month. National Immunization Awareness Month is […]

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