Health Education

Are You Aware of Medical Identity Theft? - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 |
There is much talk about identity theft and how to safeguard your financial information, but did you know that thieves can steal your medical identity Read More

We're Engaged! - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
According to a PricewaterhouseCoopers 2010 report, (From Courtship to Marriage: Why Health Reform is Driving Physicians and Hospitals Together), w Read More

Take the Shot or Not? - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Whether or not to take a vaccine to immunize against a disease can be confusing. Many times messages in the media can be contradictory and give t Read More

BREAST CANCER: Lower Your Risk - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women, except for skin cancers. In 2015, an estimated 231,840 women in the US will be diagnosed Read More

Rural Hospitals Are Critical - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Rural hospitals are a critical, yet vulnerable, part of our national healthcare delivery system. Rural hospitals provide essential health care serv Read More

ER versus Urgent Care - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Urgent care, a long component of the health care system, is getting renewed interest as convenience, access and affordability continue to drive decisi Read More

Matters of the Heart - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
February is American Heart Month. We see a ton of great tips and tools about living a lifestyle that supports heart health, but in this article,  Read More

Preparing for the Storm - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Natural disasters and emergency weather incidents leave us feeling scared and unsafe, but we want you to know that your local hospital works hard  Read More

No more independent physician? - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Partnering for Patients If you are like many patients, your physician is now working for a hospital. Patients across the country are seeing their Read More

Gene Testing for Breast Cancer - By: Mary Ellen Pratt, FACHE, CEO

Kassie Roussel - Thursday, August 10, 2017 |
Are You at Greater Risk for Breast Cancer? We now know that family history and genetics can increase the risk of breast cancer. Specifically, we kn Read More