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Blog Posts in October, 2016

NATIONAL STUDY: Prime Healthcare California Hospitals Achieve 87 Five-Star and 14 Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades
Oct 20, 2016

Prime Healthcare's 15 California hospitals have achieved a total of 87 5-star achievements and 14 Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions about their care. Prime ...

Need to Lose Weight? Surgical Weight Loss May be the Answer
Oct 18, 2016

HARLINGEN – Living healthier. For many people, taking that path begins with losing weight. It may not be easy, but, it can be done. And, for a certain group of individuals, surgical weight loss can be a launching pad for a new and healthier ...

Need to Lose Weight? Surgical Weight Loss May be the Answer
Oct 17, 2016

Living healthier. For many people, taking that path begins with losing weight. It may not be easy, but, it can be done. And, for a certain group of individuals, surgical weight loss can be a launching pad for a new and healthier you. The Surgical ...

Heart Patients Living another Day, Thanks to Award-Winning Care at Harlingen Medical Center
Oct 17, 2016

Manuel Medrano of Laguna Vista recently suffered a heart attack – but thanks to award-winning care at Harlingen Medical Center, he is now back to fishing, enjoying life with his grandchildren, and back to work as a part-time college professor. ...

Harlingen Medical Center Marks 14th Anniversary of Caring for Community; Helping Patients to Walk Again
Oct 2, 2016

Do you know someone who has trouble walking, or going up steps, without pain? One Rio Grande Valley woman said all she wanted was for the pain in her knee to go away – so she could get back to a 'normal' life. "And, thank goodness, ...

Dr. Prem Reddy Once Again Recognized Among the Most Influential Healthcare Leaders in the Nation
Oct 1, 2016

Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare, has once again been named to Modern Healthcare’s prestigious list of the “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” for 2016. This is the third time that ...

Digital Mammogram Screening Available for $99 During October at Harlingen Medical Center
Oct 1, 2016

Did you know that one in eight women born today may get breast cancer at some point during her lifetime? Did you know that breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer in women? It's true, on both accounts – but the good news is ...