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Contribution Celebration: United Way of Lamar County honors $610K pledged; recognizes volunteers, board

Lamar County United Way recognized businesses for workplace campaigns, presented community leadership and agency volunteer of the year awards and celebrated $610,000 in 2020 campaign pledges at a luncheon Wednesday at Paris Junior College. “We could not have done it without all of our great volunteers, donors and corporate partners,” executive director Jenny Wilson said [...]

2020-02-25T14:45:25+00:00February 25th, 2020|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center’s Clarksville Family Clinic now open

The Clarksville Family Clinic, owned and operated by Paris Regional Medical Center, is now open in its new location at 201 S. Walnut St. in Clarksville. The clinic is staffed with two providers, Dr. Ravi Kumar and Kerri Huddleston, Family Nurse Practitioner. “As a lifelong resident of Red River County, I am excited to be able to serve the area [...]

2020-02-25T14:09:56+00:00February 25th, 2020|News|

Paris hospital successfully saves stroke patient with new treatment

Paris Regional Medical Center has set a new standard for patient care through drug administration. The hospital recently administered a drug, TPA, the first treatment for acute ischemic stroke to receive Food and Drug Administration approval, to a stroke patient in the emergency room. TPA helps to restore blood flow to brain regions affected by [...]

2020-02-25T14:10:05+00:00February 25th, 2020|News|

Introducing Food Truck Weekends!

We’re excited to announce that PRMC will now host Food Truck Weekends, in an effort to better serve our patients and guests. Enjoy our local Food Trucks each Saturday and Sunday as we host different vendors throughout the year.

2019-06-07T14:12:09+00:00May 21st, 2019|News|

Schedule a Colonoscopy in Paris, TX

Colonoscopies 101: Why they’re important, why it might be time to get one and why they’re easier than you might think. Remember the good old days? Did you have a favorite disco outfit? Did you ever get dropped off to meet your friends at the roller rink? Or spend hours by the radio in high [...]

2019-03-25T14:35:58+00:00March 25th, 2019|News|

PRMC helps support local organizations

In 2018, Paris Regional Medical Center supported local organizations with more than $45k in sponsorships and gifts. We are proud supporters of these organizations in our community that are making a difference. Some of these organizations include: United Way of Lamar County Paris Optimist Club St. Joseph Community Foundation Boyscouts of America Paris Mainstreet Project [...]

2019-02-22T13:55:11+00:00February 22nd, 2019|News|

Braxton Gibson, RN, named PRMC’s latest Daisy Award Honoree

Congratulations to Braxton Gibson, RN in being named our newest Daisy Award Honoree. The DAISY Award recognizes the "super-human" work nurses do for patients and families every day. We're honored to have nurses like Braxton provide care that leads to the improvement of the lives we serve.

2019-02-22T13:50:29+00:00February 22nd, 2019|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center Receives Level 3 Trauma Designation

Only designated trauma facility within approximate 90-mile radius Officials at Paris Regional Medical Center announced late last week that Paris Regional Medical Center (PRMC) received Level 3 Trauma Center Designation by The Texas Department of State Health Services. PRMC is the only designated trauma facility within an approximate 90-mile radius of Paris and one of [...]

2018-10-17T10:40:14+00:00October 17th, 2018|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center Announces New Medical Executive Committee Members

Paris Regional Medical Center announced the newly elected Medical Executive Committee for the 2017 year during their first official meeting on 1/24/17. This 13-member committee serves as the governing body for the hospital’s 258-member medical staff. Amanda Green, MD, Internal Medicine; has been newly elected to serve as Chief of the Medical Staff and Chair [...]

2017-03-20T15:22:08+00:00March 4th, 2017|News|

PRMC names Steve Hyde as new CEO

Steve Hyde, CEO Officials at RCCH HealthCare Partners announced today that Steve Hyde has been named Chief Executive Officer at Paris Regional Medical Center. Mr. Hyde is coming to Paris Regional from Southwestern Medical Center, a RCCH HealthCare Partners facility located in Lawton, Oklahoma. Mr. Hyde will be in Paris to meet with [...]

2017-03-20T15:00:19+00:00February 7th, 2017|News|

Paris Regional Medical Center Celebrates its 1000th DaVinci Robot Case

On Friday April 8th, 2016 Paris Regional Medical Center celebrated performing its 1000th da Vinci® Robot surgical case. This momentous event was led by Dr. Mark Campbell, general surgeon, and First Asst. Bethany Sloan and Jasz Blake. Dr. Campbell is one of 10 physicians at Paris Regional Medical Center that utilize the minimally invasive da [...]

2017-03-20T15:23:48+00:00December 5th, 2016|News|

Lynnette M. Watkins Named as PRMC’s New CMO/COO

Paris Regional Medical Center announced this week that Lynette M Watkins, M.D., has been appointed Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer effective May 9, 2016. She brings more than 17 years of relevant business leadership and medical experience to the hospital setting, according to CEO Patti Monczewski. “Dr. Watkins’ unique background in hospital administration, as [...]

2017-01-31T14:12:00+00:00October 6th, 2016|News|

PRMC Achieves Texas Ten Step Designation

Paris Regional Medical Center Women’s and Children’s Hospital has received designation as a Texas Ten Step Facility by the Texas Department of State Health Services. The program encourages breastfeeding as the preferred feeding method for newborns and infants. The Texas Ten Step program aims to assist birth facility’s support of breastfeeding mothers before, during, and after delivery; encourages [...]

2017-01-31T14:09:31+00:00October 3rd, 2016|News|