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Paris Regional Medical Center Receives Chest Pain Center with PCI Accreditation

Paris, TX (August 5, 2015)- Officials at Paris Regional Medical Center (PRMC) announced today that they received full Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC) on July 1, 2015. To become an Accredited Chest Pain Center, the hospital, as well as, City of Paris Dispatchers and [...]

2015-08-06T15:04:39+00:00 August 6th, 2015|News|

Stay Healthy – Have Fun in the Summer Sun

The siren of summer calls to all to get out and enjoy the beautiful, warm weather. And outdoor activities boost our vitamin D intake and provide the exercise we need for physical wellbeing. Did you know that being physically active can provide protection from a variety of diseases including type II diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and [...]

2015-07-15T19:37:05+00:00 July 1st, 2015|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center Promotes Men’s Health Month

Did you know that one-in-three men have some form of cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to the American Heart Association? Did you know that suicide is a leading health risk for men? Did you know that men suffer greater occurrences of hearing loss than women? Did you know that men account for more cases of skin [...]

2015-07-15T19:36:22+00:00 June 1st, 2015|News|

Hospital trains for contagion response

In the minutes before Code Orange was called, the contagion drill team at Paris Regional Medical Center gathered in the newly-remodeled, formerly-closed emergency department of the hospital’s South Campus. When the call came, the members quickly went to work, manning their stations and checking their equipment, making calls to other team members and helping one [...]

2015-03-06T22:47:30+00:00 March 6th, 2015|News|

PRMC plans hazmat drill

Men and women in medical hazmat suits may be seen today around town, but stay calm. It’s just a drill. The Northeast Texas Regional Advisory Council’s Northeast Texas Emergency Management and Healthcare Conference is in town and as part of its activities will hold a contagion drill at Paris Regional Medical Center’s South Campus. In [...]

2015-03-06T22:46:31+00:00 March 6th, 2015|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center Adding 40,000 SF Medical Pavilion to Campus

Paris, TX (January 8, 2015) – Officials at Paris Regional Medical Center announced today that a new addition is coming soon to the hospital campus. Groundbreaking for the Paris Regional Medical Pavilion – a 40,000 square foot medical office building – is slated to occur this summer. The new facility, which will connect to the [...]

2015-01-17T00:48:29+00:00 January 17th, 2015|News|

PRMC prepares for Ebola

Paris Regional Medical Center held two Ebola drills recently. One was planned; the other was not. About 18 hours before a scheduled walk-through exercise of the hospital’s Ebola preparation on Friday, the plan was unexpectedly tested when a patient entered the PRMC emergency department Thursday afternoon claiming she had been exposed to Ebola and wasn’t [...]

2014-10-24T20:57:09+00:00 October 24th, 2014|News|

Ebola creates new normal

Things have changed. For a while, a trip to Dallas won’t just be a trip to Dallas. A plane ride won’t be just a plane ride. And, a fever won’t just be a fever. For now, a new normal exists. It’s caution, rather than overreaction. Eventually, like most things that carry worry, it will slowly [...]

2014-10-24T20:55:02+00:00 October 24th, 2014|News|

Local Wound Care Center Joins Healogics, Inc. to Raise Awareness of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

PARIS, TX (OCT 10, 2014) – The Paris Regional Medical Center Wound Care Center, a member of the Healogics network, is participating in the Healogics National Diabetes Campaign from October 27 to October 31.  One of nearly 600 Healogics managed centers; Paris Regional Medical Center Wound Care Center offers advanced therapies to patients suffering from [...]

2014-10-23T22:28:57+00:00 October 23rd, 2014|News|

PARIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER BECOMES BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE HEALTH AFFILIATE

DALLAS, January 6, 2014 – Paris Regional Medical Center and Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in Texas, have signed an affiliation agreement effective immediately. With this five-year affiliation, Baylor Scott & White Health will provide Paris Regional Medical Center advisory expertise, continuing medical education opportunities and enhanced emergency preparedness capabilities. [...]

2014-01-06T20:38:59+00:00 January 6th, 2014|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center Introduces In-Room Movies

We are pleased to announce an exciting new option for improving our patients’ experience! Our new partnership with Swank HealthCare will provide family-friendly movie entertainment for our patients, families and guests. The Hospital Digital Cinema movie channel will show a scheduled playback of select movies from Hollywood’s major studios, 24 hours a day.  These movies [...]

2014-01-03T18:35:41+00:00 January 3rd, 2014|News|