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Dr. Nadeau to Discuss Combat Medicine at Free Presentation

7/1/2015

Dr. John Nadeau, general surgeon at PCH/FMC, will discuss combat medicine during a free public presentation on Wednesday, July 15, at 5:30 pm in the Visiting Specialty Clinic.

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Senior Care’s Lisa Brinkerhoff Earns New Licensure

6/26/2015

PCH/FMC congratulates Lisa Brinkerhoff of Senior Care, who recently achieved her licensure as a licensed clinical social worker.

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Chrisman FMC to Offer School/Sports Physicals

6/24/2015

The Chrisman Family Medical Center will have extended hours on Tuesday, July 14, and Thursday, July 16 to accommodate physicals and immunizations.

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‘Back to School Bang’ is July 11

6/23/2015

Remember to stop by our “Back to School Bang" on Saturday, July 11, from 9 am to 1 pm.

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PCH/FMC Announces Holiday Closings

6/17/2015

The Family Medical Centers in Paris and Chrisman will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day. Both locations will resume normal business hours on Monday, July 6.

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Surgery Experience a ‘Home Run’ for Local Radio Personality

6/16/2015

Radio personality Dean McNeil of WMMC radio in Marshall discusses his surgery experience at Paris Community Hospital.

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PCH/FMC Sponsors ‘Back to School Bang’ July 11

6/15/2015

Stop by our "Back to School Bang" on Saturday, July 11, from 9am to 1pm. This free, interactive event will feature more than 10 local organizations. Optional physicals and immunizations will be available at a cost.

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Life Saver Courses Offered June 24

6/10/2015

Register now for a CPR/AED/first aid class on Wednesday, June 24.

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Paris Community Hospital Foundation, Inc. Formed; Board Announced

6/10/2015

Every year, on the second Monday in June, the Hospital & Medical Foundation of Paris, Inc. (HMFP) holds its annual meeting. This year was no different. This particular meeting, however, was followed by a second meeting, which was the first of its kind.

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June Health Screenings at PCH/FMC

6/5/2015

PCH/FMC is offering health screenings June 17 & 19 in the Visiting Specialty Clinic.

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Free Medical Weight Loss Event June 16

6/3/2015

Attend a brief informational session about our new Medical Weight Loss Clinic on Tuesday, June 16, at 5:30 pm in the Visiting Specialty Clinic.

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PCH/FMC Donates Downtown Building to Kansas

5/26/2015

PCH/FMC donates the building that once housed its Kansas Family Medical Center to the village of Kansas.

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Dr. Reid Sutton to Retire

5/22/2015

After more than 35 years as an internal medicine physician at PCH/FMC, Dr. Reid Sutton will retire on August 31.

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PCH/FMC Offering Free Bone Density Screenings

5/19/2015

Free bone density screenings will be available May 26-29, from 8 am to 5 pm, in our radiology department.

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PCH Volunteers Award $2,000 in Healthcare Scholarships

5/14/2015

The PCH Volunteers announce the winners of their 2015 healthcare scholarships.

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PCH Volunteers’ Chocolate Sale June 1 & 2

5/13/2015

The PCH Volunteers will have a chocolate sale June 1 & 2, from 8am to 4 pm, near the FMC rotunda entrance.

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PCH/FMC Announces Memorial Day Closings

5/12/2015

In observance of Memorial Day, the Family Medical Centers in Paris and Chrisman will be closed Monday, May 25. The EZ Care weekend, walk-in clinic will be closed Sunday, May 24.

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Safe Sitter Class is June 9

5/6/2015

The hospital is offering a Safe Sitter class for boys and girls ages 11-13 on Tuesday, June 9.

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Free Medical Weight Loss Meeting May 19

5/5/2015

Join us for a free informational session about our new Medical Weight Loss Clinic on Tuesday, May 19, at 5:30 pm.

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Spring Luncheon to Benefit Cancer Group

4/24/2015

A Celebrate Spring Luncheon has been planned for May 28 at Café France, just off the downtown square in Paris. Proceeds from the event will benefit a project of the Cancer Friendship Group.

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Twilight Walk Honors All Nurses May 12

4/20/2015

Join us for our twilight walk honoring all nurses on Tuesday, May 12, at 7:30 pm, on the Edgar County Courthouse lawn.

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Paris Community Hospital Open House April 28

4/20/2015

Rediscover Paris Community Hospital at an open house on Tuesday, April 28, from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.

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Free Medical Weight Loss Meeting April 21

4/6/2015

Learn about our new Medical Weight Loss Clinic at a free informational sessional on Tuesday, April 21, at 5:30 pm, in the Visiting Specialty Clinic.

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PCH Encourages Community to ‘Rediscover PCH’ April 28

4/2/2015

Community members are encouraged to come “rediscover” the providers, services, and technology of Paris Community Hospital (PCH) at an open house on Tuesday, April 28, from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.

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Volunteers Book Fair April 9

3/20/2015

The PCH Volunteers will host a book fair April 9, from 7 am to 4 pm, at the hospital.

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Free Diabetes Foot Clinic April 6-10

3/19/2015

Dr. Philip Holloway, podiatrist, will offer a free foot clinic for new diabetics April 6-10 in the hospital's Wound Care Center.

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Memory, Aging Highlight April 18 Event

3/18/2015

Register now for the April 18 “Memory, Aging & Wellness Event.” This special event will feature a nationally renowned speaker with a focus on memory changes and aging. Caregivers and non-caregivers alike are welcome to attend.

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Free Grief Program April 6-June 1

3/17/2015

A free grief program, April 6 to June 1, gives attendees the opportunity to meet with other people who have experienced similar feelings of loss.

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Four PCH/FMC Providers Perform CDL Exams

3/12/2015

PCH/FMC now has four healthcare providers on staff who are nationally certified to perform physicals for motorists who have a commercial driver’s license (CDL).

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PCH/FMC Participates in March 24 ALERT! Day

3/10/2015

PCH/FMC is offering discounted cholesterol and blood sugar screenings in recognition of Diabetes ALERT! Day March 24.

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PCH/FMC Recognizes Impact of Social Workers

3/6/2015

PCH/FMC and the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) recognize National Professional Social Worker Month.

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PCH Named Stroke Ready Hospital

3/6/2015

Paris Community Hospital (PCH) has been recognized as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).

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All “Low Dose” Radiology at PCH

3/5/2015

The Paris Community Hospital (PCH) Radiology Department recently installed a new, 64-slice, state-of-the-art CT machine (CAT scan). Additionally, X-ray equipment was upgraded, making all PCH radiology services digital and “low dose.”

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New Medical Weight Loss Program Debuts March 19

3/2/2015

A brief informational session regarding Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center’s new Medical Weight Loss Clinic will take place at 5:30 pm on Thursday, March 19, in the Visiting Specialty Clinic.

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Physician Trained to Offer Birth Control Implant

2/24/2015

Arturo Menchaca, MD, urogynecologist at Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center, recently completed training on the insertion and removal of Nexplanon, a small birth control implant that provides up to three years of pregnancy prevention and is more than 99 percent effective.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes Second Occupational Health Provider

2/16/2015

Sara Spesard, FNP-C, joins Tiffany Turner, FNP-C, in the PCH/FMC Occupational Health Clinic. Both are dedicated health providers for local business partners.

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Local Oncology Nurse to Address Cancer Group

2/11/2015

A local oncology nurse will discuss the important role of cancer survivors and supporters in receiving government funding for cancer research and prevention at this month’s meeting of the PCH/FMC Cancer Friendship Group.

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PCH Volunteers Offer Healthcare Scholarships

2/2/2015

The Paris Community Hospital Volunteers are offering healthcare scholarships to area students for the 2015-2016 school year.

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Kansas Family Medical Center to Close in March

1/23/2015

After 19 years of serving southwest Edgar County and surrounding communities, the Kansas Family Medical Center will close March 31, 2015.

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PCH/FMC Honors Its Nurse Anesthetists

1/13/2015

PCH/FMC recognizes its certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) by celebrating National CRNA Week, January 25-31.

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Dr. Menchaca to Address PCH/FMC Cancer Group

1/12/2015

Arturo Menchaca, MD, urogynecologist, will discuss “Women & Cancer” at the January 27 meeting of the PCH/FMC Cancer Friendship Group.

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Attend Our 'Wear Red Luncheon' on Feb. 5

1/5/2015

All community women are invited to attend our Feb. 5 'Wear Red Luncheon' to support the fight against heart disease.

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January Health Screenings at PCH/FMC

12/24/2014

Leighsa Cornwell, RN, BS, community health and disease management coordinator at Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center, will provide blood pressure, blood sugar, and lipid panel/total cholesterol screenings (HDL, LDL, and triglycerides). The screenings will take place in the PCH/FMC Visiting Specialty Clinic from 7 to 9 am on Wednesday, Jan. 14, and Friday, Jan. 16.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes Dr. Wahid Tazudeen, Neurologist

12/23/2014

Dr. Wahid Tazudeen, neurologist, is taking over his father’s practice and will continue to see patients in Paris on Tuesdays.

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Crestwood Donates to PCH Patients

12/23/2014

Instead of having a gift exchange at their school this year, 54 kindergarten students from Crestwood School donated items to children who are seen in the Paris Community Hospital emergency department.

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Mathews Receives ‘Outstanding Young Leader’ Award

11/26/2014

Darcie Mathews, RN, recently received the “Outstanding Young Leader” honorable mention award from the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN).

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Urogynecologist Joins Medical Staff at PCH/FMC

11/24/2014

Arturo Menchaca, MD, urogynecologist, joined Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center (PCH/FMC) November 6 as a full-time provider in the Paris Family Medical Center.

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Local Surgeon to be Deployed; Changes in General Surgery at PCH/FMC

11/21/2014

In just a few short weeks, Dr. John Nadeau, general surgeon at Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center, will be sent oversees to serve his country. Dr. Nadeau will “ship out” mid-December to Afghanistan. In his absence, PCH/FMC has arranged general surgery coverage by partnering with neighboring hospitals.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes Surgeons from Carle

11/17/2014

PCH/FMC welcomes surgeons Derek Wall, MD, and Glen Yang, MD, from Carle Physicians Group in Urbana. They will provide services at PCH/FMC as visiting specialist physicians.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes New Vascular Surgeon

11/10/2014

PCH/FMC welcomes Dr. Syed Hussain, board certified vascular/endovascular surgeon.

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5K Race Benefits Nursing Scholarships

11/7/2014

The PCH/FMC Nursing Foundation's first annual Harvest Hustle 5K/One-Mile FUN Run raised $600 for nursing scholarships.

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PCH/FMC Celebrates National Nurse Practitioner Week

11/6/2014

PCH/FMC recognizes the valuable service that its NPs provide during National Nurse Practitioner Week November 9-15.

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PCH/FMC Cancer Group Gives Back to Community

10/30/2014

The PCH/FMC Cancer Friendship Group recently made a donation to the D.O. it! Edgar County Cancer Support Group.

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PCH/FMC Accepting UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Plans

10/29/2014

Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center (PCH/FMC) will accept the UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage health plan into and throughout 2015. PCH/FMC will accept this plan from all patients, including State of Illinois retirees.

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Las Vegas-Style Fun Coming to Paris Nov. 8

10/28/2014

Attend our fifth annual "Casino Night of Fun" on Saturday, Nov. 8, at Eagle Ridge Golf Course in Paris.

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Health Plan Changes for State of Illinois Retirees in Edgar County

10/23/2014

Effective January 1, 2015, Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center (PCH/FMC) will no longer accept the UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage health plan. Though PCH/FMC has never had a contract with UnitedHealthcare for their Medicare Advantage plan, the organization began accepting the plan on a temporary basis in January 2014. This exception was made to accommodate retired State of Illinois employees who were no longer given an option for their healthcare plan.

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Ebola Preparedness Ongoing at PCH/FMC

10/23/2014

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has made it clear that the risk of contracting Ebola in central Illinois is low. Even so, staff at Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center (PCH/FMC) have been working diligently to develop plans, protocols, and training to ensure readiness should an Ebola patient walk through their doors.

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Free Program Teaches Healthy Eating on a Budget

10/17/2014

Learn how to eat healthy on a budget at this free program Wednesday, November 5.

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Surgery Patient Urges Routine Colonoscopies

10/16/2014

Surgery patient advises seeking medical treatment rather than waiting for a potentially serious health issue to get worse.

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PCH/FMC Offers Complete Health Screenings Nov. 8

10/15/2014

Schedule your complete health screening November 8.

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PCH/FMC Being Proactive on Drug Resistant Organism

10/8/2014

On September 22, 2014, Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center (PCH/FMC) was recognized by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) for its participation in the Carbapanem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Detect and Protect Education Campaign.

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PCH/FMC Offers Flu Shot Clinic Oct. 11

10/8/2014

A flu shot clinic will be available Saturday, October 11, from 10am to 2pm at the Paris Fire Department Training Center.

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Sleep Studies Now Available at PCH/FMC

10/3/2014

Our new sleep lab can help diagnose common sleep problems.

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Free Grief Program Begins Oct. 13

9/23/2014

PCH/FMC is offering a free, eight-week bereavement group from October 13 to December 1.

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Free Movie Night Oct. 4

9/22/2014

Join us for “Movie Night,” a free community appreciation event, on Saturday, Oct. 4, at Twin Lakes Park in Paris.

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Runners Wanted for FUN Run in Marshall

9/9/2014

It’s not too late to sign up for our Harvest Hustle 5K/One-Mile FUN Run on Sunday, October 19, in Marshall.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes Kumar Sodvadiya, MD

9/9/2014

PCH/FMC welcomes Kumar Sodvadiya, MD, as a full-time provider in the Paris Family Medical Center.

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PCH/FMC Continues to Support Local Caregivers

8/28/2014

Are you experiencing stress as a caregiver? Take our online survey.

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FMCs Announce Labor Day Closings

8/19/2014

The Family Medical Centers in Paris and Chrisman will be closed on Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.

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PCH/FMC Sponsors 5K, One-Mile FUN Run October 19

8/5/2014

The PCH/FMC Nursing Foundation will sponsor its first annual Harvest Hustle 5K/One-Mile FUN Run on Sunday, October 19, in Marshall. Print a registration form here.

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Shortened EZ Care Hours for August 2

7/31/2014

EZ Care will have shortened hours on Saturday, August 2. The clinic will be open from 9 am to noon only.

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All Area Coaches Invited to Aug. 7 Cookout

7/24/2014

All area coaches and booster club members are invited to attend an upcoming Coaches’ Cookout, sponsored by Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center. The cookout will be held on Thursday, August 7, at 6pm at the Paris American Legion, 1031 N. Main Street.

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PCH/FMC Offers Complete Health Screenings August 16

7/24/2014

Paris Community Hospital will offer a special series of complete health screenings in August. These “We Care 4 U” health screenings will be available on Saturday, August 16, in the Paris Family Medical Center. The screenings will be available from 7 to 11 am by appointment.

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Chrisman FMC Hosts Open House July 15

7/1/2014

Chrisman Family Medical Center will host an open house to introduce its new Family Nurse Practitioner Danielle Ireland, on Tuesday, July 15, from 4 to 6:30 pm.

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FMCs, EZ Care Closed for Holiday

6/19/2014

The Paris, Chrisman, and Kansas Family Medical Centers, as well as EZ Care, the weekend clinic, will be closed in observance of Independence Day. Paris, Chrisman, and Kansas Family Medical Centers will be closed Friday, July 4, and resume regular office hours Monday, July 7. EZ Care will be closed Saturday, July 5. The clinic will see patients on Sunday, July 6, during their normal hours of 9 am to 4 pm.

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Dr. Sheikh Returning to PCH/FMC

6/19/2014

Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center (PCH/FMC) is pleased to welcome back Rahat Sheikh, MD, to the Paris Family Medical Center, effective July 1, 2014. Dr. Sheikh was an employee of PCH/FMC previously, from 1998-2012.

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PCH/FMC Offers Survey to Help Local Caregivers

6/10/2014

Do you provide care for a loved one who is at home or in some type of care facility? Take a survey to determine whether you are experiencing increased stress in your role as an informal caregiver.

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Family Medical Centers Offer School/Sports Physicals

6/10/2014

Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center has increased availability for school/sports physicals to meet the needs of area students and athletes. All three Family Medical Centers—Paris, Chrisman, and Kansas—will be participating with varying dates and times. The schedule is as follows: Paris Family Medical Center • Monday, June 16, 5-8pm • Tuesday, July 1, 5-8pm • Saturday, July 26, 9-11am

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PCH/FMC Sponsors Cancer Survivors Party June 2

5/23/2014

Join us as we celebrate our local cancer survivors and their families on June 2.

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Long-Term Plan for Chrisman FMC Announced

5/23/2014

PCH/FMC announces long-term plan for the Chrisman Family Medical Center and welcomes two new providers.

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PCH/FMC Providers Listed on DOT’s National Registry for CDL Exams

5/15/2014

Three PCH/FMC healthcare providers are nationally certified to conduct physicals for motorists who have a commercial driver’s license (CDL).

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PCH Volunteers Award Healthcare Scholarships

5/14/2014

The PCH Volunteers announce the winners of their healthcare scholarships for the 2014-2015 school year.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes Occupational Health Provider

5/2/2014

Tiffany Turner, family nurse practitioner, joins PCH/FMC as the dedicated health provider in the hospital’s Occupational Health Department.

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Twilight Walk Honors Nurses May 12

4/23/2014

Participate in our twilight walk honoring nurses on Monday, May 12, outside the Edgar County Courthouse.

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Wanda Trott Named PCH Volunteer of the Year

4/23/2014

Wanda Trott of Paris is named 2013 PCH Volunteer of the Year.

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‘We Care 4 U’ Health Screenings Available May 17

4/14/2014

Register for our May 17 "We Care 4 U" health screenings.

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Free Grief Program April 14 to May 19

4/1/2014

Register now for our free grief program (April 14 to May 19).

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Attorney to Discuss Estate Planning at Caregiver Meeting

3/31/2014

Attorney Kaye Dent will discuss estate planning and the cost of nursing home care at the April 16 Caregiver Support Group meeting.

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Free Diabetes Foot Clinic April 8

3/19/2014

Register for our April 8 free foot clinic for new diabetics.

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mPlexus Features PCH in Technology Case Study

3/13/2014

Technology company mPlexus explains how it provided PCH with an internet-based solution for transferring radiology images to surrounding hospitals

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PCH/FMC Participates in March 25 ALERT! Day

3/12/2014

Get your cholesterol and blood sugar checked at our March 25 screening event.

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PCH Scholarship Deadline is April 14

3/5/2014

A one-year $1,000 healthcare scholarship is available to any Edgar County high school graduating senior. Complete an online application by April 14.

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PCH Laboratory Recognized for Quality Service, Excellence

2/26/2014

The PCH lab has received national recognition for its quality of service and commitment to excellence.

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PCH/FMC Offers Life Saver Courses March 11

2/26/2014

Sign up for our March 11 CPR/AED/First Aid course.

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Hemorrhoid Procedure Yields Shorter Recovery, Less Pain

2/19/2014

General Surgeon John Nadeau, DO, performs a hemorrhoid procedure called THD that does not involve surgically removing tissue.

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New Hematologist/Oncologist Seeing Patients at PCH/FMC

2/11/2014

Dr. Mark Zhang, board certified hematologist/oncologist, is now seeing patients at PCH/FMC.

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Occupational/Certified Hand Therapist Now Available at PCH/FMC

2/6/2014

Occupational therapist/certified hand therapist joins PCH/FMC.

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PCH Volunteers’ Chocolate Sale Feb. 10 & 11

1/28/2014

The PCH Volunteers will have a chocolate sale on February 10 & 11, from 9 am to 4 pm, at the hospital

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PCH/FMC Enacts Temporary Visitor Restrictions

1/27/2014

PCH/FMC has enacted temporary visitor restrictions in response to increasing influenza activity in Illinois and across the country.

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Cardiologist Dr. Nasser to See Patients at PCH/FMC

1/27/2014

Tony K. Nasser, MD, board certified cardiologist, will see patients twice a month at PCH/FMC.

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PCH/FMC Offers Life Saver Courses Feb. 8

1/24/2014

Register now for our February 8 CPR/AED/First Aid course.

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Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center Announces New CEO

1/9/2014

The Board of Directors of the Hospital & Medical Foundation of Paris, Inc. (d/b/a Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center) and Alliant Management Services recently announced the appointment of long-term employee Oliver (Ollie) Smith, RPh, as the new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of PCH/FMC. Smith assumed this role on January 8, 2014.

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PCH/FMC Offers Free Nutrition Class

12/31/2013

Register online for “Jump Start to Good Nutrition,” a free educational event January 14 at PCH/FMC.

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Cornwell Earns Diabetes Educator Status

12/12/2013

Leighsa Cornwell, RN, BS, IBCLC, earns national recognition as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE).

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PCH/FMC Offers Dermatology Services

12/11/2013

PCH/FMC will offer dermatology services beginning Jan. 6, 2014.

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Griffin Maintains Diabetes Educator Status

12/10/2013

Family Nurse Practitioner Debbie Griffin has renewed her status as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE), demonstrating her dedication to her diabetes specialty.

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PCH/FMC Announces Holiday Clinic Closures

12/9/2013

PCH/FMC announces clinic closures in observance of the upcoming holidays.

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Hamilton Joins PCH/FMC

12/6/2013

Angela (Angie) Hamilton, FNP-C, joined the Orthopedics Department at Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center in November. Hamilton is working under supervising physician, John “Chip” Rowe, MD, as a family nurse practitioner.

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Free Shoulder Pain Seminar Dec. 12

12/5/2013

John Rowe, MD, orthopedic surgeon at PCH/FMC, will discuss options for shoulder pain at a free seminar Dec. 12 at the Club House at Eagle Ridge in Paris.

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PCH/FMC Welcomes Gastroenterologist

11/27/2013

PCH/FMC welcomes Dr. Andrew Batey, who specializes in gastrointestinal (GI) disorders.

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Staff Honored for Outstanding Service

11/26/2013

PCH/FMC recently honored three employees for their outstanding service to the hospital and community.

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PCH/FMC Accepting UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage

11/18/2013

PCH/FMC will continue to serve retired state of Illinois employees who enroll in the UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage health plan.

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PCH/FMC Offers Free Holiday Grief Workshops

11/13/2013

Learn how to cope with grief during the holidays at two free workshops December 5 & 10.

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PCH/FMC to Host Free Diabetes Program Nov. 19

11/7/2013

Register online for our free diabetes education program on Tuesday, November 19.

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The POLST Paradigm Form: PCH/FMC Can Assist

11/1/2013

Advance directive laws within the state of Illinois have recently shifted to include a new option for patients—the POLST, or Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment, Paradigm Form.

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PCH, Rep. Adam Brown Provide Free Diabetes Screenings Nov. 14

10/31/2013

PCH and Rep. Adam Brown (R-Champaign) will provide free diabetes screenings November 14 at the hospital.

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Las Vegas-Style Fun Coming to Paris Nov. 9

10/28/2013

The Hospital & Medical Foundation of Paris, Inc.'s fourth annual “Casino Night of Fun” will take place Saturday, November 9, at Eagle Ridge Golf Course in Paris.

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PCH/FMC Offers Free Screenings for Lung Disease

10/9/2013

In recognition of National Respiratory Care Week, PCH/FMC will offer free lung screenings on Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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Morgan Kincaid Honored for Outstanding Service

10/2/2013

PCH/FMC honors Morgan Kincaid, doctor of physical therapy, for her outstanding service to patients.

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PCH Volunteers Elect Officers

9/30/2013

The Paris Community Hospital Volunteers recently elected their officers for 2013-2014.

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Cardiologist Joins PCH/FMC as Visiting Specialist

9/18/2013

Morteza Farasat, MD, a board certified cardiologist, is now seeing patients twice a month at PCH/FMC as a visiting specialty physician.

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Debbie Griffin to Address PCH/FMC Cancer Group

9/13/2013

Debbie Griffin, family nurse practitioner, will discuss managing diabetes and cancer at the September 24 meeting of the Cancer Friendship Group.

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PCH/FMC Joins Indiana ‘Health Cloud’

9/11/2013

PCH/FMC announces a major advancement in its medical imaging capabilities to better serve patients, especially trauma patients who face potentially life-threatening situations.

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Experts Join PCH/FMC for Free Cancer Event Sept. 10

8/26/2013

Register for this free program on September 10, which will discuss the importance of early cancer detection and prevention.

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Dr. DeWitt Commits Her Services to PCH/FMC

8/22/2013

After 35 years as pathologist for the PCH/FMC Laboratory, Dr. Asuncion U. DeWitt has no immediate plans to retire...

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PCH/FMC Announces 2013-2014 Athletic Trainer for Paris High School

8/20/2013

PCH/FMC provides funding for athletic trainer at Paris Cooperative High School...

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PCH/FMC Receives ‘Gold Seal of Approval’

8/16/2013

PCH/FMC earns national recognition for its commitment to quality care and patient safety...

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Standardized Uniforms Help Public Identify PCH/FMC Nursing Staff

8/15/2013

Standardized uniform colors make it easier to identify hospital nursing staff and others...

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Sutton Re-Elected President of International Organization

7/18/2013

Carolyn Sutton, licensed clinical social worker at PCH/FMC, is re-elected president of the Council of International Fellowship-USA (CIF-USA)...

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New Provider Announced for Chrisman FMC

7/16/2013

James Pitts, a certified physician assistant for more than 35 years, is now available to see patients at the Chrisman Family Medical Center...

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PCH/FMC Donates Computers to Local Organizations

7/12/2013

PCH/FMC donates more than 100 computers to local non-profit organizations...

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Breast Cancer Detection Procedure Offered at PCH/FMC

7/4/2013

PCH/FMC now offers stereotactic breast biopsies performed by Dr. John Nadeau, general surgeon...

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Dr. Haskell Retires After 37 Years of Practice

6/25/2013

Dr. Duane Haskell, general surgeon, retires after 37 years of practice...

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PCH Volunteers Announce Scholarship Winners

6/11/2013

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PCH/FMC Honored for Workers’ Claims Management, Employee Safety

5/30/2013

PCH/FMC recognized for superior management of workers’ compensation claims and loss prevention strategies...

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PCH/FMC Presents Outstanding Service Awards

5/24/2013

PCH/FMC honors four employees for their outstanding service to the hospital and community...

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Rose Marie Ketner Named PCH Volunteer of the Year

5/13/2013

Rose Marie Ketner was named 2012 Volunteer of the Year at Paris Community Hospital...

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Wayne Turley Named ‘Caregiver of Year’

5/6/2013

Wayne Turley of Paris was named “Caregiver of the Year” at the 11th annual Caregiver Expo...

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Leland Phipps, MD, Recognized for Quality Diabetes Care

4/22/2013

For the fifth consecutive time, Leland Phipps, MD, has received national recognition...

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Welcome Steven Macke, MD

4/8/2013

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PCH/FMC Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition

4/3/2013

The diabetes education program at PCH/FMC has been re-awarded recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

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Cancer Group Celebrates 10 Years of Serving Community

2/8/2013

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PCH/FMC Honors Nurse Anesthetists as ‘Patient Care Extraordinaires’

1/8/2013

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PCH/FMC Honor Guard Recognizes Fellow Nurses

1/7/2013

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Senior Care Therapist Earns New Licensure

12/17/2012

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Dr. Sheikh Discontinues Practice at PCH/FMC

12/13/2012

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Leslie Brown, RN, BSN, Completes Diabetic Wound Care Certification

12/10/2012

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Healthcare Career Night Draws High School, Adult Students

11/6/2012

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Debbie Griffin, FNP, Published in National Journal

11/5/2012

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Dr. Sutton Nationally Recognized for Diabetes Care

10/5/2012

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Crystal White Now Seeing Patients in the Paris FMC

9/21/2012

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Dr. Sutton Receives Excellence Award

9/21/2012

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PCH/FMC Receives Three Awards for High-Level Performance

8/30/2012

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PCH/FMC Welcomes New General Surgeon

8/28/2012

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PCH/FMC Announces Athletic Trainer for Paris High School

8/24/2012

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PCH/FMC Provides Ice Cream Social for 1544th

8/24/2012

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Meals on Wheels Program Seeks Volunteers

8/22/2012

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DAISY Founders Visit PCH/FMC

8/3/2012

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Employees Donate to Local Food Bank

8/3/2012

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Local Teens Back on the Field After Knee Surgeries

7/9/2012

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PCH/FMC Nurse Receives Top Honor for Patient Care

5/17/2012

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28 Students Complete Health Occupations Program

5/17/2012

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2012 ‘Caregiver of the Year’ Announced

5/16/2012

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Healthcare Scholarship Winners Announced for 2012-2013

5/15/2012

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Community Supports Marrow Donor Drive at PCH/FMC

5/14/2012

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Leland Phipps, MD, Re-Elected to National Organization

5/11/2012

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Paris Woman Beats the Odds With Marrow Transplant

5/1/2012

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Maxine Cochran Named PCH Volunteer of the Year

4/30/2012

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PCH/FMC Recognizes National Professional Social Worker Month

3/26/2012

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Employees Support American Heart Month

3/2/2012

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PCH/FMC Joins the Worldwide Celebration of IBCLC Day

2/27/2012

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Volunteers Offering Healthcare Scholarships

2/27/2012

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Laboratory Welcomes New Hematology Machine

2/23/2012

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Griffin, Cornwell Transition at PCH/FMC

2/21/2012

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PCH/FMC named 'Business of the Year'

2/6/2012

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Laboratory Receives National Accreditation

1/12/2012

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Reid Sutton, MD, Becomes Certified Medical Review Officer

1/9/2012

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PCH/FMC Announces New “Healthy Start” Breastfeeding Clinic

12/12/2011

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PCH/FMC Announces New Weekend, Walk-in Clinic

7/22/2011

‘EZ Care’ to provide convenient, non-emergency medical care

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