COVID-19: How the Pandemic Made Us Better

In recent weeks, I have been reflecting on the unprecedented challenges that our community and our team at Paris Regional Medical Center have faced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. More specifically, I’ve been intentionally looking for every possible silver lining in a time when – let’s face it – we all need some [...]

2020-07-02T18:37:50+00:00July 2nd, 2020|COVID|

Taking Care of Your Child’s Health and Wellness During COVID-19

By: Dr. Aubrey Gibbs Like many aspects of daily life, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we think about and access healthcare. For families, that includes pediatric care for children. We partnered with Dr. Aubrey Gibbs, local pediatrician with Pediatric Clinic of Paris, to discuss the importance of continuing to seek proper care for your [...]

2020-06-08T18:00:56+00:00June 8th, 2020|COVID|

Keeping our Community Healthy

Our community – along with communities around the world – is navigating unprecedented challenges as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread. The cycle of our lives and neighborhoods has been altered, and we are all working to accommodate an ever-changing new normal. Fear and uncertainty complicate our collective abilities to do this. Paris Regional [...]

2020-05-11T14:32:46+00:00May 11th, 2020|COVID|

Childbirth and COVID-19

Pregnancy always comes with its share of anxiety and fear, but the COVID-19 pandemic has added a new layer of concerns for expecting families. If you will be delivering a baby during the pandemic, you likely have many questions about how delivery in the hospital may be different right now and how you can keep [...]

2020-06-18T17:06:44+00:00May 11th, 2020|COVID|

Coronavirus and Your Heart

When a heart attack strikes, every minute matters. In fact, the first few minutes are critical in determining the short-term and long-term outcome for the patient. While the world continues to focus on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, cardiovascular disease -- or heart disease -- is still the leading cause of death in the United States [...]

2020-05-11T14:29:13+00:00May 11th, 2020|COVID|

Resuming Services at PRMC

As healthcare providers, patient well-being is our chief concern every day of the year. Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, part of how we kept our community safe was limiting elective and non-urgent procedures at Paris Regional Medical Center. We have come to a point where all necessary procedures and safeguards have been implemented, [...]

2020-06-18T17:20:30+00:00May 11th, 2020|COVID|