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 […]

Tips for a Better Nights Sleep

A third of US adults report that they get less than the recommended amount of 7 or more hours of sleep per night. Getting enough sleep is not a luxury, it is something people need for good health. Sleep-related difficulties affect many people, however, these disorders can be diagnosed and treated, bringing relief to those […]

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 […]

Hutch Regional Employees Donate $12,306 to Reno County Non-Profit Organizations

Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System (HRHS) employees donated $12,306 to 12 Reno County non-profit organizations during 2020 as part of the monthly Jeans Day promotion. Jeans Day was established in 2011 at Hutch Regional. Employees voluntarily donate $3 weekly or $10 monthly for the privilege of wearing jeans on Fridays during the year. Funds collected each […]

Indoor Air Quality at HRHS

Indoor Air Quality at HRHS Hutchinson Regional Health System has several protective measures designed into our facilities’ building systems that improve indoor air quality and help protect patients, visitors, and staff. When compared to a school or office buildings, health care buildings generally have a higher design standard as it relates to ventilation and filtration. […]

Health System Vaccine Update

We are very proud to say that Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System has been utilizing every dose of COVID-19 vaccine we receive for our employees. We have not wasted a single dose. To date, this is what the vaccinations have included: We have received 506 Pfizer doses and gave 506 doses. We have received 1800 Moderna […]

COVID-19 statement by Dr. Keck Hartman, Infectious Disease Specialist

Microscopic view of COVID-19 Virus

COVID-19 activity is surging in South-Central Kansas. Reno, Sedgwick, and Butler counties are all seeing a record number of cases and test positivity rates. Hutchinson Regional Medical Center and the Wichita hospitals are at critical capacity. All have been on diversion, which means they have to send patients to other facilities, at some point during […]