Hutchinson Regional Medical Center Earns National Recognition for Efforts To Improve Stroke Treatment

The American Heart Association presents Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Silver Plus award for commitment to prioritizing quality care for stroke patients. Hutchinson Regional Medical Center has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for our commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally […]

Wingcopter Medical Delivery Drones Coming to Hutch Regional

Air Methods, the nation’s leading air medical service provider, announced the launch of Spright, a newly formed drone solution, designed to help improve healthcare access and minimize supply challenges. Collaborating with Wingcopter, an industry-leading German drone manufacturer, Spright is creating a drone-based, healthcare-specific delivery network across the United States. As a result of the nation’s […]

Hutch Regional Behavioral Health Unit Reopens Following $400,000 Remodel

The Behavioral Health Unit at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center (HRMC) reopens today following an extensive remodel. Wes Hoyt, Chief Operating Officer for Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System (HRHS), said the $400,000 four-month project on the hospital’s third floor included a major update to each of the rooms in the 14-bed unit along with the addition of […]

Hutch Regional Designated an ACR Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence

Hutchinson Regional Medical Center has been designated one of only two of the state’s 122 hospitals to be designated a Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence® (DICOE) by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Geographically, HRMC is the only hospital in the western two thirds of Kansas to hold this distinction. The DICOE designation is an […]

Health Alert: Reno County Overdoses

From: Laurie Moody Reno County Communications Specialist 620-694-2568 | laurie.moody@renogov.org There has been an alarming increase in fatal and non-fatal overdoses in Reno County, including three in a 24-hour period. Since June 17, there have been 15 overdoses, one of which was fatal, and four heroin overdoses requiring multiple doses of Naloxone within a period […]

Hutch Regional Joins Community Organizations in Support of National Crime Victim’s Rights Week

Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System (HRHS) will join community organizations during the week of April 18-24 in support and observance of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. The annual observance was established in 1981 and has grown to include communities from throughout the nation. This year’s theme—”Support Victims, Build Trust. Engage Communities” emphasizes the importance of the […]

Mask Requirement at Hutch Regional Effective Until Further Notice

Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System’s (HRHS) mask requirement will remain effective, as it has throughout the past year, until further notice. All visitors to the HRHS campus are required to wear a mask at all times while on the premises. Visitors to Hutchinson Regional who enter the hospital without a mask will be provided one at […]

Hutchinson Regional Medical Center Awarded Gold Seal Perinatal Care Certification

Happy couple holding newborn baby

The Joint Commission (TJC), an international accreditation agency headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, has awarded the Gold Seal of Approval for Perinatal Care Certification to the Hutchinson Regional Medical Center (HRMC) Perinatal Unit. In a statement announcing the certification, TJC recognized HRMC for consistently meeting performance standards and said the Gold Seal reflects a health […]

COVID-19 Guidance for Vaccinated Kansans

Two weeks after you receive the completed COVID vaccine dose(s), (i.e., ≥2 weeks following receipt of the second dose in a 2-dose series, or ≥2 weeks following receipt of one dose of a single-dose vaccine), the following will apply. Gatherings When you are not in your private home, to protect yourself and others, continue to […]

Horizons Mental Health Center Recipient of Federal Grant

Horizons Mental Health Center has been awarded a $3.1 million-dollar expansion grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to become a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC). SAMHSA is an agency in the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services in the nation’s capital. Horizons was one of only six community […]

Behavioral Health Unit Remodel

The Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center will be closed for remodeling on March 10th and reopening on or before July 1st, 2021. We apologize for this brief inconvenience as we create a state-of-the-art, patient centered unit. While we renovate our space, please consider using other Inpatient Behavioral Health Units within the […]