Thanksgiving Message from Chief Quality Officer and Acting CEO, Nick Baldetti

As we move further into the holiday season, with the celebration of Thanksgiving and the years and insight, it is the perfect time to pause and reflect. With new beginnings ahead, I want to express my gratitude for this organization by sharing what I’m most thankful for. I am thankful for the continuous support of […]

What You Should Know About Radiation Oncology for Breast Cancer Treatment

Dr. Shirley Butler-Xu, Radiation Oncologist, Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System, looking and smiling at camera with TrueBeam™ Linear Accelerator blurred out in background

When it comes to breast cancer treatment, there are many things to consider. How will my doctor treat this? Will the side effects cause me to be ill? When it comes to breast cancer treatment, radiation therapy is an important tool. If your cancer can be treated with radiation, you will be referred to a Radiation […]

National Healthcare Quality Week

Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System Quality Team group photo

When you or your family needs medical care, you want to trust the care you receive will be safe and effective. At Hutchison Regional Healthcare System, we want our patients and their families to know that we strive to deliver the highest, national standard of care and that our staff is dedicated to making healthcare […]

Flu Season Is Here

The best way to protect yourself this flu season is to get vaccinated Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect people differently, but millions of people get the flu every year, hundreds of thousands of people are hospitalized, […]

Motorcycle Awareness

With warmer weather, it’s time to remind everyone to be on the alert and to share the road with motorcyclists. Both motorcyclists and motorists need to be aware of their surroundings. Checking blind spots, mirrors, and using turn signals are necessary when changing lanes and when passing. Distracted driving has been on the rise, too. […]

What is Pelvic Floor Therapy?

Rehabilitation session working on upper body

Did you know that nearly one-third of Americans ages 30-70 will experience bladder control symptoms at some point? Nearly 64% of those experiencing bladder control symptoms do not seek treatment! Hutchinson Regional Medical Center is now offering pelvic floor physical therapy, which is a non-surgical approach to rehabilitate dysfunctions of the pelvis. Pelvic floor physical […]

National Men’s Health Week

National Men’s Health Week is observed each year leading up to Father’s Day. This week is a reminder for men to take steps to be healthier, but they don’t have to do it alone! Whether it’s your husband, partner, dad, brother, son, or friend you can help support the health and safety of the men […]