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Spearfish Regional Hospital Auxiliary Sponsors College Scholarship Fund

Nov 03, 2014

The Spearfish Regional Hospital (SPRH) Auxiliary is pleased to sponsor a college scholarship fund. Applications may be submitted by mail or in person to SPRH Executive Management. Deadline for applications is Dec. 15, 2014.

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Custer Regional Hospital Announces Employee of the Month

Nov 03, 2014

Custer Regional Hospital recognized Jenny Diedtrich, a Registered Nurse, as its October Employee of the Month. She has been employed with the organization for three years.

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Lead-Deadwood Regional Hospital Physical Therapists Celebrate Physical Therapy Month

Oct 31, 2014

Lead-Deadwood Regional Hospital (LDRH) Physical Therapists celebrated National Physical Therapy Month by recently hosting a free core screening of Lead-Deadwood Middle School girls volleyball players. Students were evaluated for core strength as well as endurance, posture, technique and biomechanics. Exercise suggestions to improve core strength and endurance were provided to the students and coaches.

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Regional Health Announces Employees of the Month

Oct 31, 2014

Regional Health Announces Employees of the Month for August, September and October.

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Regional Health Employees Raise Funds for Boys Club of Rapid City

Oct 31, 2014

Regional Health employees in Rapid City helped earn money for the Boys Club of Rapid City by wearing jeans Oct. 3. Regional Health's Community Jeans Day Program raised $949.25 for the local organization which is dedicated to helping boys succeed in life, and places a huge emphasis on positive guidance.

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Regional Health Employees Wear Jeans to Support United Way of the Black Hills

Oct 30, 2014

Regional Health employees in the Southern Hills helped earn money for the United Way of the Black Hills, Southern Hills area by wearing jeans Oct. 3. The Regional Health Community Jeans Day Program raised $146.08 for the local chapter whose mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good.

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Regional Health Northern Hills Employees Provide October Community Donations

Oct 30, 2014

Regional Health employees in Sturgis, Lead, Deadwood and Spearfish helped earn money for their communities by wearing jeans Oct. 3. The Regional Health Community Jeans Day Program raised $567.08 to help support local programs in the Northern Hills.

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Regional Health Announces Sturgis Employees of the Month

Oct 29, 2014

Sturgis Regional Hospital and Sturgis Regional Senior Care recently recognized four individuals as their Employee of the Month for August and September.

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Most Regional Health Visitation Guidelines Lifted

Oct 24, 2014

Earlier this fall, Regional Health implemented Visitation Guidelines at its hospitals due to a sharp spike in respiratory illness across the area. These guidelines were put into place to protect the most vulnerable patients. After reviewing the available information, the health system made the decision to lift most facility Visitation Guidelines, effective Thursday, Oct. 23.

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Mayors Proclaim October Physical Therapy Month

Oct 23, 2014

Deadwood Mayor Chuck Turbiville and Lead Mayor Jerry Apa proclaimed the month of October 2014 National Physical Therapy (PT) Month. This year's focus, "Seven of the Most Common Myths about Physical Therapy" was chosen by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) challenging the myths with the facts about physical therapy.

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Boyle Earns Food Addiction Coach Certification

Oct 17, 2014

Diana Boyle, a counselor with the Regional Health Employee Assistance Program, recently earned her National Certification Food Addiction Coach (NCFAC) certificate.

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Flu Vaccinations Now Available at all Regional Medical Clinics

Oct 08, 2014

Flu vaccinations are now available at all Regional Medical Clinics in western South Dakota and eastern Wyoming. The vaccines are $25 and patients can make an appointment by calling their hometown clinic.

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Risser Honored with Rapid City Regional Hospital's DAISY Award for Nurses

Oct 07, 2014
Deb Risser received the September DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses at Rapid City Regional Hospital (RCRH). She has been a registered nurse (RN) in the Emergency Services department for one year.
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Regional Urgent Care Offering $10 Walk-In Flu Vaccinations

Oct 01, 2014

Regional Health is offering $10 walk-in flu vaccinations at all Regional Urgent Care clinics. Regional Health encourages the community to get the flu shot, not the flu this season. Walk-ins are welcome or local businesses can call (605) 755-CARE to find out how Regional Urgent Care can provide on-site flu clinics for employees.

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Denton Honored with Rapid City Regional Hospital's DAISY Award for Nurses

Sep 29, 2014

Justin Denton received the August DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses at Rapid City Regional Hospital (RCRH). He has been a registered nurse (RN) in the Progressive Care Unit (PCU) for 5 ½ years. Denton was nominated by the daughter of a patient because of Denton's quick assessment of a situation and action to request a different medication to ease a patient's pain. His quick action brought comfort to the patient and his daughter during the patient's last days.

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Rapid City Regional Hospital Director Earns Fund Raising Executive Certification

Sep 26, 2014

Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) International has named Angela Kliewer a Certified Fund Raising Executive. Kliewer is the Director of the Rapid City Regional Hospital (RCRH) Foundation.

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Regional Health Employees Raise Funds for Girls Inc. of Rapid City

Sep 26, 2014

Regional Health employees in Rapid City helped earn money for Girls Inc. of Rapid City by wearing jeans Sept. 5. Regional Health's Community Jeans Day Program raised $949.25 for the local organization which delivers life-changing programs that inspire girls to be strong, smart and bold.

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Regional Health Northern Hills Employees Provide September Community Donations

Sep 25, 2014

Regional Health employees in Sturgis, Lead, Deadwood and Spearfish helped earn money for their communities by wearing jeans Sept. 5. The Regional Health Community Jeans Day Program raised $567.08 to help support local programs in the Northern Hills.

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Regional Health Employees Wear Jeans to Support American Red Cross

Sep 24, 2014

Regional Health employees in the Southern Hills helped earn money for the American Red Cross by wearing jeans Sept. 5. The Regional Health Community Jeans Day Program raised $146.08 for the local chapter which is dedicated to providing care to those in need by helping with disaster relief, supporting America’s military families, coordinating blood drives, offering health and safety courses, and responding to international disasters.

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Timothy Ungs, M.D., Joins Regional Health

Sep 19, 2014

Regional Health is pleased to announce the addition of Timothy Ungs, M.D., a board certified physician in occupational medicine, public health, general preventive medicine and aerospace medicine. Dr. Ungs is also a certified independent medical examiner and medical review officer.

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Events

Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care Support Group to Meet Nov. 11

Oct 28, 2014

Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care is hosting a dementia care support group for families and friends in the Rapid City area whose lives are affected by dementia at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 409 E. Fairlane Dr., Bldg. 405.

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Hospice of the Hills to Host Free Veteran's Day Movie

Oct 23, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital (RCRH) Hospice of the Hills, along with The Journey Museum and South Dakota Public Broadcasting, will show a free movie, "Korea: Survivor Stories," at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 11. The event will take place in the Wells Fargo Theater at The Journey Museum.

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Rapid City Regional Hospital to Host Free Surgical Weight Loss Seminars Nov. 3 & 17

Oct 22, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital is hosting two free Surgical Weight Loss Seminars. The first is in the hospital's Rushmore Room Monday, Nov. 3, and the second is Monday, Nov. 17; both at 5:30 p.m.

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Grief Support Groups in the Northern Hills to Meet

Oct 20, 2014

Hospice of the Northern Hills sponsors several free, ongoing grief support groups for those who are coping with the death of a loved one. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend one of the groups in Belle Fourche, Spearfish or Sturgis.

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Books Are Fun Book Sale Planned for Nov. 6 and 7 at Rapid City Regional Hospital

Oct 17, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital Volunteer Auxiliary is hosting a Books Are Fun Book Sale from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6 and Friday, Nov. 7 in Rapid City Regional Hospital’s East Auditorium. The book sale will feature new books and great gift items.

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Women’s Event to Benefit Children’s Miracle Network

Oct 16, 2014

Motivation and Miracles, a women’s night out to benefit Children’s Miracle Network (CMN), will take place at the Dahl Arts Center at 713 7th St., Rapid City, Thursday, Nov. 6, beginning at 6 p.m. The event is geared toward women and will feature motivational speaker Malcom Chapman along with a social hour, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, a fashion show, a purse auction and a photo booth.

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Regional Home Medical Equipment Hosting Free Mastectomy Fitting

Oct 15, 2014

Regional Home Medical Equipment (RHME) is hosting a free Mastectomy Fitting event, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and again from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29. RHME is located at 301 Fox Run Dr.

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Ostomy Support Group to Meet Oct. 28

Oct 14, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital ostomy nurses will host an Ostomy Support Group at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the Rushmore Room at the hospital. The group is for anyone who has had a colostomy, ileostomy, urostomy or continent diversion.

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Rapid City Regional Hospital Cardiac Services Wellness Screening Set for Oct. 21

Oct 07, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital's (RCRH) Cardiac Services will host a wellness screening from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 21, in the RCRH West Auditorium.

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Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care Support Group to Meet Oct. 14

Sep 30, 2014

Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care (FGRSC) is hosting a dementia care support group for families and friends in the Rapid City area whose lives are affected by dementia at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 409 E. Fairlane Dr., Bldg 405.

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Pink Slip Ball to Benefit Regional Cancer Care Institute

Sep 29, 2014

TheRapid City Regional Hospital (RCRH) Foundation and Prairie Berry Winery are pleased to announce the fifth annual Pink Slip Ball, from 7p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Homestead at Prairie Berry Winery in Hill City, S.D. This community event will benefit theRegional Cancer Care Institute at RCRH.

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Rapid City Regional Hospital to Host Free Sleep Seminar Oct. 9

Sep 26, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital will host a free informational Sleep Disorders Seminar at 6:30 p.m., in the hospital's Rushmore Room, Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Grief Support Groups in the Northern Hills to Meet

Sep 23, 2014

Hospice of the Northern Hills sponsors several free, ongoing grief support groups for those who are coping with the death of a loved one. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend one of the groups in Belle Fourche, Spearfish or Sturgis.

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Rapid City Regional Hospital to Host Free Surgical Weight Loss Seminars Oct. 6 & 20

Sep 22, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital is hosting two free Surgical Weight Loss Seminars. The first is in the hospital's East Auditorium B, Monday, Oct. 6, and the second is in the hospital's Rushmore Room, Monday, Oct. 20; both are at 5:30 p.m.

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Rapid City Regional Hospital Volunteer Auxiliary Hosting Jewelry Sale Oct. 7-8

Sep 19, 2014

The Rapid City Regional Hospital (RCRH) Volunteer Auxiliary is hosting a Jewelry and Accessories Sale, Oct. 7-8. The sale will take place in the RCRH Rushmore Room from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 7, and again from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8.

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Buffalo Regional Medical Clinic to Offer Free Skin Cancer Screening Sept. 26

Sep 10, 2014

Buffalo Regional Medical Clinic will provide free skin cancer screenings by appointment Friday, Sept. 26, at the clinic located at 209 Ramsland St. The screenings, beginning at 9 a.m., will be performed by Chris Gasbarre, D.O.

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Hospice of the Hills Offering Hospice Volunteer Training Classes

Sep 09, 2014

Rapid City Regional Hospital's Hospice of the Hills department will offer Hospice volunteer training classes Mondays, from 6 p.m. to 9 pm, Sept. 22 - Nov. 10, 2014.

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Golden Ridge Regional Senior Care to Host Open House for Assisted Living Week

Sep 05, 2014

Golden Ridge Regional Senior Care, in Lead, will host an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, to recognize Assisted Living Week.

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Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care Support Group to Meet Sept. 9

Aug 26, 2014

Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care (FGRSC) is hosting a dementia care support group for families and friends in the Rapid City area whose lives are affected by dementia at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 409 E. Fairlane Dr., Bldg. 405.

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Senior Care Support Group to Meet

Jul 30, 2014

Fairmont Grand Regional Senior Care (FGRSC) is hosting a dementia care support group for families and friends in the Rapid City area whose lives are affected by dementia.

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