September 21, 2017
How resilient are we? I can’t think of anything more important than resiliency during hard times. As a South Dakotan farmer once said, “We’ll make it through … we’re a resilient bunch.”
September 15, 2017
With just a few drops of blood, newborn screenings detect treatable conditions in about 1 in 300 babies born each year, a total of about 12,500 cases each year.
August 10, 2017
Playing sports is an exhilarating experience that pushes students to be active and have fun! Unfortunately, high school athletes account for an estimated 2 million injuries, 500,000 doctor visits and 30,000 hospitalizations each year. Learn about safety precautions to help prevent your athlete from sports injuries.
August 09, 2017
Every month it’s the same – you experience a heavy flow and unrelenting pain that disrupts your life. What should you do?
August 09, 2017
Osteoporosis causes two million broken bones every year. Are you at risk?
August 09, 2017
During pregnancy, and after birth, your bladder may kick into overdrive. But you don’t have to let it call all the shots.
July 19, 2017
HPV may be a term you have heard, especially if you’ve seen the commercials with pre-teens asking parents, “Who knew there was something that could have helped protect me from HPV way before I would even be exposed to it." Know the facts to help make an informed decision of whether or not to vaccinate for HPV.
July 01, 2017
Safely enjoy the spectacular fireworks, delicious picnics and fun in the sun this 4th of July!
June 23, 2017
One of the joys of working in a healthcare facility with maternity services is the celebration of a birth. It's important to us to keep our rural hospital on the list of facilities in South Dakota offering a full range of maternity services.
May 24, 2017
The summer sun is nothing to take lightly. The sun’s ultraviolent rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Follow these simple tips to protect yourself and your family.
April 17, 2017
April is National Volunteer Appreciation Month and HRMC would like to extend a special thank you to our volunteers within the Auxiliary, hospice program and HRMC Foundation. Our volunteers are kind, caring, patient individuals who go above-and-beyond to enhance our patients’ healthcare experience.
March 21, 2017
A moment to reflect with a tribute to the value of virtue – in particular, that of a life lived with great virtue for our hospital and community.
February 28, 2017
Your daughter’s first period can be a confusing time for her – and you. When compared to older generations, it seems that girls are starting their periods earlier and earlier. Talking to your daughter about what to expect is the best way to help you both as she journeys through puberty.
February 13, 2017
It’s cold and flu season, and when your child isn’t feeling well, you want relief fast. And for many parents, that might mean they expect their child to receive an antibiotic to help them recover as soon as possible. But that desire for a quick fix can actually create even more problems.
February 01, 2017
Seeing a doctor when you don’t feel well is important. As an internal medicine physician, Dr. Eric C. Chow specializes in treating all kinds of illnesses – but his focus is on keeping you healthy and preventing sickness in the first place!
January 24, 2017
Huron Regional Medical Center and the HRMC Physicians Clinic in Huron are excited to welcome Dr. Nathan Bockholt to our team!
December 26, 2016
The day after Christmas is often a busier shopping day than any day before. Busy because friends and family are returning that "perfect" gift loved ones worked so hard to choose.
December 05, 2016
It’s that time of the year when holiday parties and family gatherings are filling up your calendar. If you’re hosting a holiday gathering, it’s important to be aware of those attending who have food allergies.
November 22, 2016
A new year typically brings new changes to insurance plans. Will health care transform to offer fewer choices for rural citizens? There certainly appears to be a plan to transform the industry to control both the quality, through a narrow network of providers, and the cost.
October 24, 2016
Huron Regional Medical Center is excited to welcome Dr. Elyse Brock back to the Huron community! Dr. Brock is a Huron native who always hoped and dreamed of becoming a physician.
October 17, 2016
Every October, millions of Americans dress in pink in honor and remembrance of those who are battling breast cancer, those who have survived and those who have lost their lives. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an important reminder of the battle that 1 in 8 women will face in her lifetime. The goal of “We’ve Got You Covered” is to increase awareness about the importance of breast cancer screening and remove barriers stopping women from getting recommended screenings.
September 21, 2016
The timeline for competitive sports is changing in the United States. Children are starting competitive careers much earlier than past generations. With all the sports teams and organizations available to the youth of America, the number of sports-related injuries continues to climb.
September 01, 2016
The goal of the HRMC Foundation is to ensure high-quality health care is always available close to home. Right here in Huron.
August 22, 2016
Huron is home to the South Dakota State Fair where fair goers of all ages thoroughly enjoy carnival rides, food, 4-H projects, and an array of attractions and entertainment. While this is tradition for many families, everyone should remember to stay safe and take precautions to protect themselves and their loved ones.
August 04, 2016
In honor of National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, Huron Regional Medical Center wants to provide some tips for helping to normalize breastfeeding in our community. With support from their families, friends and communities, mothers are more likely to be able to reach their breastfeeding goals, helping to create a healthier community and future generations.
August 01, 2016
Recently, Huron Regional Medical Center had the opportunity to partner with a variety of people and organizations to identify the primary health needs of our community. As part of the Affordable Care Act, all not-for-profit hospitals are required to develop a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) report on the medical and health needs of the communities they serve every three years.
July 13, 2016
Skin cancer is by far the most common form of cancer. It’s not how long you’re in the sun, it’s the timing and the pattern in which you are exposed that determines your risk of skin cancer. Review these tips to help lower your risk of skin cancer.
June 15, 2016
Summer activities provide lots of laughs and memories; however, mosquitoes can ruin the great outdoor fun. Keep these tips in mind to help prevent mosquito bites.
May 19, 2016
Graduation season is upon us and often times your child may experience doubt, fear and nervousness on the inside. Talk to your teenager about their goals, hopes and feelings for the future.
May 01, 2016
It is hard to imagine there was a time when our state did not have technical institutions. It wasn’t until 1965 that they were first authorized by South Dakota as vocational training institutions. Now they are a vital partner statewide to provide advance training for a skilled workforce.
February 01, 2016
Healthcare reform and changes are in the news every day, it seems. All of these changes create challenges for you, the healthcare consumer, as well as healthcare providers.