News

 

2017

05/18/2017 - West River Health Services Foundation and Auxiliary Distributes $15,750 To Area Youth!
05/18/2017 - Revitalized Partners In Health Club Distributes $46,704!

04/27/2017 - "SHOOT FOR THE STARS" 3rd Annual Adult Prom Story
04/19/2017 - Top Critical Access Hospitals Announced
04/10/2017 - Scrubs Camp 2017

03/10/2017-  Foundation Raises $1,005 for West River’s Lemmon Clinic!
03/09/2017 - Mott Clinic Hosts Open House For Area to See New Renovations

02/24/2017 - West River Health Services again welcomed a pair of medical exchange students from Norway.
02/21/2017 - Are You Getting Enough Sleep?
02/21/2017 - West River Regional Medical Center Named as 2017 TOP 100 Critical Access Hospital
02/06/2017 - Limiting Visitors to the Hospital

01/25/2017 - Straightening Out Your Sinuses

2016

12/14/2016 - New physician fell in love with medicine early in life
12/05/2016 - When people need medical care, a family physician is often just the right prescription.

11/28/2016 - Many Gather to Honor Vets and Commemorate New Flag
11/10/2016 - Don’t You Want a 40% North Dakota State Tax Credit? Plus Federal Tax Credits If You Itemize?
11/10/2016 - “New Flagpole Commemoration & Veteran’s Day Program”

10/28/2016 - “Pumpkins, Turkeys and Gifts – Oh My!”
10/05/2016 - Thank You Surrounding Communities – Because of You, WRHS Foundation Raised $1,013,578 the Past 2 Years!

09/23/2016 - WRHS Food and Nutrition Services Staff complete Food Safety Training
09/23/2016 - Linda Nudell, RD, LRD, CDE Achieves renewal of Certified Diabetes Educator status

08/26/2016 - West River Health Services Hosts Appreciation Picnic For 235 Hungry Mott Area Residents!
08/26/2016 - Friends of the Foundation – Closing in on $1 Million Raised in Less Than 2 Years
08/26/2016 - Medicare Patients Losing Access to Quality Home Medical Equipment & Services in Rural America 

07/18/2016 - Shelly's Safety Day
07/18/2016 - Meet West River Health Services New Employees 
07/14/2016 - Thanks a Mott
07/14/2016 - Fun Run & Walk Results 2016
07/13/2016 - Medicare cuts of over 50+% for Home Medical Equipment forces many seniors to pay significantly more
07/08/2016 - Welcome ROME Students

06/02/2016 - Jim Long's Retirement Party Photos

05/18/2016 - 2016 Scholarship Recipients
05/18/2016 - Dean's Special Recognition

05/02/2016 - Longtime West River CEO looks back on career

04/20/2016 - WRHS Foundation’s 2nd Annual Adult Prom Rocks the Boat Toward $38,000 Raised!
04/08/2016 - New CEO Starts at WRHS
04/07/2016 - Congratulations Dr. Kilwein

03/18/2016 - R-Cool Health Scrubs Camp Thank You
03/18/2016 - Medicare Slashes Reimbursement to Home Medical Equipment, Supplies and Services in 2016
03/17/2016 - WRHS Foundation Raises $1,025 at Lemmon’s KBJM Farm & Home Show!
03/17/2016 - WRHS Foundation Has $15,000 For Academic Scholarships!

02/01/2016 - Hettinger Gate City Donates Car Seats, Boosters to West River
02/01/2016 - From Around The World: WRHS Welcomes Norwegian Students
02/01/2016 - “Friends of the Foundation”

01/04/2016 - West River Regional Medical Center Acute Stroke-Ready

2015

10/07/2015 - West River Regional Medical Center Named Top 20 Critical Access Hospital for the Second Year

09/03/2015 - New MRI Scanner UP AND RUNNING

08/19/2015 - West River Welcomes First Group of Residents

07/30/2015 - 2015 Fun Run & Walk Results & Distribution of Net Funds

06/24/2015 - 64-Slice CT Scanner Arrived June 17
06/24/2015 - 64 Golfers at "Foundation Nation" Golf Scramble Raises $2,400 for MRI
06/24/2015 - Welcome Cameron MacInnis - UND Breen Student
06/23/2015 - Welcome ROME Students
06/23/2015 - Meet Our New Employees
06/01/2015 - Our 2015 Scholarship Recipients
06/01/2015 - Appreciation of Area Ambulance Staff & Volunteer Program During National EMS Week
06/01/2015 - Hometown Memories

05/15/2015 - First Baby Born During Hospital Week
05/13/2015 - WRHSF Appreciates Area Ambulance Services

04/30/2015 - From Cindy's Window
04/28/2015 - Friends of the Foundation
04/24/2015 - Foundation Raises over $18,000 For MRI Campaign With Adult Prom!
03/24/2015 - Happy Doctors' Day
03/23/2015 - Over 65 Years of Giving

03/23/2015 - West River Ambulance Receives New Rig
03/09/2015 - Spring Into Our MRI - Adult Prom
03/05/2015 - Muth Receives Award
02/27/2015 - Rural Opportunities in Medical Education (ROME)
02/27/2015 - Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

02/25/2015 - State-of-the-art MRI scanner coming to West River Health Services
02/17/2015 - WRHS Foundation Has $10,000 For Academic Scholarships!
02/09/2015 - Increasing Cases of Measles Reported in the United States
02/03/2015 - WRRMC Named 2015 HEALTHSTRONG Hospital
01/21/2015 - National Wear Red Day

01/21/2015 - New Technology - New Surgeons
01/21/2015 - Take Good Care of Your Retinas
01/21/2015 - Colonoscopy and Other Option
01/21/2015 - Don’t Let Afib Halt Your Exercise Plan
01/21/2015 - Do You Eat a Healthy Breakfast?

2014

12/19/2014 - What Are Your Prostate Options?
12/19/2014 - What’s Causing Your Dizzy Spells?
12/19/2014 - Eliminating Trans Fat: One More Step
12/19/2014 - Staying Free of Kidney Stones
11/25/2014 - Is it FLU or EBOLA

11/19/2014 - Med Diet vs Low Fat: Med Diet Wins
11/19/2014 - Reduce Your Risk of Having a Stroke
11/19/2014 - Irritable Bowels: Quieting the Growl
11/19/2014 - This Old House: How Much Lead?
10/27/2014 - YOU'VE ASKED AND WE LISTENED

10/22,2014 - Holiday Stress: Learn To Deal with It
10/22/2014 - Enjoy the Harvest of Good Health
10/22/2014 - How Do You Get Your Omega 3s?
10/22/2014 - Tracking Your Child’s Development
09/19/2014 - WRHS Community Health & Wellness Day

09/19/2014 - Men's Health - Not Just a Magazine
09/19/2014 - Fear the Flu: Get a Shot Soon
09/19/2014 - Diabetics: Take Care of Your Feet
09/19/2014 - Getting a Good Workout at Home
09/19/2014 - Supplements: Risk of Contamination

08/25/2014 - Nine Reasons to Have a Patient Portal
08/25/2014 - DCIS: Is It Breast Cancer or Not?
08/25/2014 - Smoke: It Gets in Your Eyes, Too
08/25/2014 - Type 2 Diabetes: Keep It in Check
08/25/2014 - Depression–Don’t Let It Get You Down

07/22/2014 - Meet our 2014 Scholarship Recipients
07/21/2014 - Don’t Let Stress Rule Your Life
07/21/2014 - War on Cancer: Good News and Bad
07/21/2014 - Kidney Disease Is on the Rise
07/21/2014 - Do I Dare To Eat an Egg?

07/09/2014 - Fun Run & Walk RESULTS
06/23/2014 - Summer Exercise: Cool Options
06/23/2014 - Keeping Weight Off: What It Takes
06/23/2014 - Low T: A Number? Or Just You?
06/23/2014 - Fainting: Causes and Prevention

06/02/2014 - Top Critical Access Hospitals Announced for 2014
06/02/2014 - Comfort and Care for Cancer Patients
05/30/2014 - Counting Your Moles for Melanoma
05/20/2014 - Chest Pain: What to Do?
05/29/2014 - Your Heart Rate and What It Means

04/25/2014 - Asthma Control: Team Approach Needed
04/25/2014 - Cutting Back on Sugar: Too Sweet
04/25/2014 - Don’t Let Injuries Stop Your Workouts
04/29/2014 - Patient Portal Classes
04/14/2014 - WATCH for Your New Monthly Statements

04/11/2014 - HOW TO START Accessing Your Health Information Online
03/20/2014 - Sports and Your Child: Make It Positive
03/20/2014 - Hepatitis C: Are You of Screening Age?
02/20/2014 - Psoriasis: More than Skin Deep
01/27/2014 - Cataract Surgery: What To Expect

2013

12/18/2013 - HealthStrong Named West River Regional Medical Center Top Performing Rural Hospital
12/13/2013 - Robot Surgery: The Next Big Thing?
12/13/2013 - Brain Tumors: What You Should Know

12/13/2013 - Calcium Scan–Do You Need One?
11/20/2013 - How Do You Get Your Antioxidants?
11/20/2013 - Do ADHD Kids Face Later Problems?
11/01/2013 - Radiologic Technology Week
10/22/2013 - Serving Healthy Holiday Meals

10/22/2013 - Strep Throat? Know the Basics
09/16/2013 - Working Out When You Have Diabetes
09/16/2013 - Chronic Bronchitis–Don’t Live with It
08/29/2013 - Name changed ......
08/29/2013 - 2013 Fun Run & Walk

08/29/2013 - Meet our 2013 Scholarhip Recipients.
08/19/2013 - The No-Sweat Guide to Germ Fighting
08/19/2013 - Don’t Let Your Liver Get Too Fat
09/29/2013 - Chronic Pain: New Approaches
07/18/2013 - Your Family, Your Health

07/18/2013 - How Can You Eat Enough Fiber?
07/18/2013 - Is It the Stomach Bug? Or Flu?
06/12/2013 - Yoga and Stretching for Back Pain
06/12/2013 - Wean Yourself from Sugary Drinks
06/12/2013 - Waist Watching and Heart Health

05/29/2013 - First State Rural Trauma Team Course in Hettinger
05/29/2013 - WRHS Receives Matching Grant
05/10/2013 - Did Your Ancestors Have Milk?
05/10/2013 - Scleroderma: Much To Understand
04/16/2013 - Keep Kids Safe When Playing Sports

04/16/2013 - Protect Your Eyes, Ears at Work
04/16/2013 - Tobacco, Alcohol Raise Cancer Risk
03/20/2013 - WRHS Celebrates 277 Total Years of Medical Service!
03/04/2013 - PT, OT: Helping Patients Get Well
03/04/2013 - Posture: How Do You Stand?

03/04/2013 - Skin Cancer: Cover Up to Avoid It
03/04/2013 - Stroke: Be Prepared To Act Fast
02/24/2013 - New programs will train family medicine doctors in Hettinger and Williston
02/04/2013 - Rosacea: More Than a Blush
02/04/2013 - Hemophilia: Stop the Bleeding

02/04/2013 - Should You Hire a Personal Trainer?
01/08/2013 - CHD: Are We Winning the Battle?
01/08/2013 - Keeping an Eye on Hypertension
01/08/2013 - What Do You Know about Wound Care?
01/08/2013 - Don’t Let Cancer Come Back

2012

12/13/2012 - HAPPY HOLIDAYS !
11/29/2012 - What Is the Best Heart-Healthy Diet?
11/29/2012 - Heart Surgery–Emergency and Otherwise
11/29/2012 - Keeping Your Eye on Retinopathy
11/29/2012 - How Much Sleep Is Enough?

10/01/2012 - Be Thankful; It’s Good for You
10/01/2012 - Holiday Snacks: Bad and Good
10/01/2012 - Keep Your Holiday Feasts Safe
09/06/2012 - Reasons To Quit: Getting Bigger
09/06/2012 - Flu: Be Prepared, Get Your Shot

09/06/2012 - Acetaminophen–Take as Directed
08/08/2012 - Get Your Potassium and Stay Healthy
08/08/2012 - Polluted Air Bad for Your Heart
08/08/2012 - Hand Washing: How and Why
08/08/2012 - Don’t Just Sit There; Get Moving!

07/24/2012 - Public Service Announcement
07/11/2012 - 153 Participants in the 24th Annual Fun Run & Walk
07/05/2012 - Three WRHS Therapists Take Advanced Clinical Training to Become Certifed in Lymphedema Treatment
06/28/2012 - Sedation, Anesthesia–What To Expect
07/27/2012 - Eat Good Food, Not Too Much

06/27/2012 - Supplements: Are They Risky?
05/30/2012 - Athletic Physicals & Vaccinations
05/30/2012 - What Immunizations Do You Need?
05/28/2012 - What To Do About Those Warts?
05/28/2012 - Steering Clear of Lyme Disease

04/18/2012 - When Heartburn Becomes GERD
04/18/2012 - Tendinitis: Don’t Tough It Out
02/28/2012 - Food Allergy? Or Food Intolerance?
02/28/2012 - Arthritis: Should You Try Something New?
01/26/2012 - West River Regional Center named to top 100 list

2011

09/04/2011 - Inflammatory Breast Cancer Awareness Month Observed in North Dakota
09/29/2011 - West River Health Services seeks input from area residents about community’s health needs
09/28/2011 - West River Regional Medical Implements eEmergency Technology
07/15/2011 - WRHS Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition
05/16/2011 - A Message From Our CEO

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