November 18, 2020
Get to know Huron Regional Medical Center's new President and Chief Executive Officer, Erick Larson.
November 10, 2020
When pain kicks in, the first place many of us go to is our medicine cabinets. Fortunately, there is a safer approach that can be taken to help manage the pain.
August 14, 2020
David Dick, who has served HRMC as hospital CEO and president for six years, bids farewell as he transitions into retirement.
August 12, 2020
If you're admitted to Huron Regional Medical Center, a physician who specializes in caring for hospitalized patients can oversee and coordinate your care. That's good news for you and your primary care physician (PCP).
June 29, 2020
Summer's here and we're still in a pandemic. Here's a few tips to enjoy this summer season while staying safe.
February 17, 2020
A gynecologist (Gyn) can help you tune in to your personal wellness. And believe it or not, there's not a condition or symptom that she hasn't heard about before - so there's no need to be embarrassed.
February 17, 2020
Youth is no guarantee of protection from heart disease, but staying up to date with recommended screenings and making healthy changes to your lifestyle can reduce your risk – now and as you age.
January 28, 2020
What started with a normal pregnancy for Shelby Seefeldt, was interrupted by high blood pressure leading to a diagnosis of preeclampsia. What happened after her son was born, though, was unexpected.
December 23, 2019
The Foundation supports the health and well-being of our community and ensures high-quality health care is always available close to home.
November 21, 2019
November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Today, five million people have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, making it the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.
October 28, 2019
October is the month we honor those who survived and those who have been affected by breast cancer. Karen Juelfs, local breast cancer survivor, shares her story in hopes that it will inspire woman to get and continue to get their yearly mammograms as we know early detection saves lives.
July 25, 2019
This July, we spread awareness for Cleft & Craniofacial Prevention. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that each year in the United States about 2,650 babies are born with cleft palate and 4,440 babies are born with a cleft lip.
June 12, 2019
Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging. And, it is not a disease that affects just the elderly. Know the 10 warning signs and symptoms to watch for.
May 21, 2019
The month of May is used to spread awareness of the signs of a stroke. Having a stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States and is a major cause of a disability for adults. Learn more about the facts of a stroke.
April 26, 2019
While the recent blizzard resulted in school and business closures and residents encouraged to stay home, closing the healthcare business was not an option. HRMC makes a commitment to be accessible no matter the hour or the weather – for the sake of our community.
April 17, 2019
This week, we recognize National Infant Immunization Week to spread awareness and the importance of vaccinating your children. By immunizing your infants accordingly, you are helping to prevent them from contracting 14 serious childhood diseases.
March 20, 2019
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Because it is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in both men and woman, it is important that everyone is aware of this cancer.
February 15, 2019
Adults with diabetes are 2-4 times more likely to die from heart disease than non-diabetic adults. Knowing your numbers and controlling your risk factors is key.
November 21, 2018
Although it’s the most wonderful time of the year, the holidays can be a trying and emotional time for those who have lost a loved one this year.
October 30, 2018
Since 2012, the HRMC Foundation has been working diligently to help women in Huron and the surrounding communities receive the screenings they need for early detection of breast cancer.
September 27, 2018
Huron is one of the 15 communities in South Dakota to be privileged to host two health professionals as part of the Rural Experiences for Health Professions Students (REHPS) program.
June 25, 2018
Being active outdoors is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. While it’s important to be outside, it’s also important to protect yourself from the sun before you head outdoors. But are sunscreens safe to use?
March 26, 2018
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. It's the third most common cancer diagnosed, excluding skin cancers. Find out what you can do to detect early to help save your life.
February 27, 2018
Love your heart this month and be aware of the risks and symptoms of cardiovascular disease that can affect you or a loved one. Learn happens after you experience a cardiovascular event like a heart attack, stroke, stent placement, congestive heart failure or valve replacement?
November 14, 2017
Men, make this be a no-more-excuses November. The people you love depend on you. Can they count on you to take care of your health?
October 12, 2017
Babies are an amazing miracle of life! However, only 1 in 5 couples will get pregnant each month they try.
September 15, 2017
With just a few drops of blood, newborn screenings detect treatable conditions in about 1 in 300 babies born each year, a total of about 12,500 cases each year.
August 10, 2017
Playing sports is an exhilarating experience that pushes students to be active and have fun! Unfortunately, high school athletes account for an estimated 2 million injuries, 500,000 doctor visits and 30,000 hospitalizations each year. Learn about safety precautions to help prevent your athlete from sports injuries.
August 09, 2017
Every month it’s the same – you experience a heavy flow and unrelenting pain that disrupts your life. What should you do?
August 09, 2017
Osteoporosis causes two million broken bones every year. Are you at risk?
August 09, 2017
During pregnancy, and after birth, your bladder may kick into overdrive. But you don’t have to let it call all the shots.
July 01, 2017
Safely enjoy the spectacular fireworks, delicious picnics and fun in the sun this 4th of July!
May 24, 2017
The summer sun is nothing to take lightly. The sun’s ultraviolent rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Follow these simple tips to protect yourself and your family.
February 28, 2017
Your daughter’s first period can be a confusing time for her – and you. When compared to older generations, it seems that girls are starting their periods earlier and earlier. Talking to your daughter about what to expect is the best way to help you both as she journeys through puberty.
February 01, 2017
Seeing a doctor when you don’t feel well is important. As an internal medicine physician, Dr. Eric C. Chow specializes in treating all kinds of illnesses – but his focus is on keeping you healthy and preventing sickness in the first place!
January 24, 2017
Huron Regional Medical Center and the HRMC Physicians Clinic in Huron are excited to welcome Dr. Nathan Bockholt to our team!
December 05, 2016
It’s that time of the year when holiday parties and family gatherings are filling up your calendar. If you’re hosting a holiday gathering, it’s important to be aware of those attending who have food allergies.
November 22, 2016
A new year typically brings new changes to insurance plans. Will health care transform to offer fewer choices for rural citizens? There certainly appears to be a plan to transform the industry to control both the quality, through a narrow network of providers, and the cost.
October 24, 2016
Huron Regional Medical Center is excited to welcome Dr. Elyse Brock back to the Huron community! Dr. Brock is a Huron native who always hoped and dreamed of becoming a physician.
October 17, 2016
Every October, millions of Americans dress in pink in honor and remembrance of those who are battling breast cancer, those who have survived and those who have lost their lives. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an important reminder of the battle that 1 in 8 women will face in her lifetime. The goal of “We’ve Got You Covered” is to increase awareness about the importance of breast cancer screening and remove barriers stopping women from getting recommended screenings.
September 21, 2016
The timeline for competitive sports is changing in the United States. Children are starting competitive careers much earlier than past generations. With all the sports teams and organizations available to the youth of America, the number of sports-related injuries continues to climb.
September 01, 2016
The goal of the HRMC Foundation is to ensure high-quality health care is always available close to home. Right here in Huron.
August 22, 2016
Huron is home to the South Dakota State Fair where fair goers of all ages thoroughly enjoy carnival rides, food, 4-H projects, and an array of attractions and entertainment. While this is tradition for many families, everyone should remember to stay safe and take precautions to protect themselves and their loved ones.
August 04, 2016
In honor of National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, Huron Regional Medical Center wants to provide some tips for helping to normalize breastfeeding in our community. With support from their families, friends and communities, mothers are more likely to be able to reach their breastfeeding goals, helping to create a healthier community and future generations.
August 01, 2016
Recently, Huron Regional Medical Center had the opportunity to partner with a variety of people and organizations to identify the primary health needs of our community. As part of the Affordable Care Act, all not-for-profit hospitals are required to develop a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) report on the medical and health needs of the communities they serve every three years.
July 13, 2016
Skin cancer is by far the most common form of cancer. It’s not how long you’re in the sun, it’s the timing and the pattern in which you are exposed that determines your risk of skin cancer. Review these tips to help lower your risk of skin cancer.
June 15, 2016
Summer activities provide lots of laughs and memories; however, mosquitoes can ruin the great outdoor fun. Keep these tips in mind to help prevent mosquito bites.
May 19, 2016
Graduation season is upon us and often times your child may experience doubt, fear and nervousness on the inside. Talk to your teenager about their goals, hopes and feelings for the future.
May 01, 2016
It is hard to imagine there was a time when our state did not have technical institutions. It wasn’t until 1965 that they were first authorized by South Dakota as vocational training institutions. Now they are a vital partner statewide to provide advance training for a skilled workforce.
February 01, 2016
Healthcare reform and changes are in the news every day, it seems. All of these changes create challenges for you, the healthcare consumer, as well as healthcare providers.