HRMC holds emergency disaster drill

CLEWISTON — On Wednesday, Dec. 13, Hendry Regional Medical Center (HRMC) conducted an emergency disaster drill in conjunction with community partners including local and state agencies. Twice a year HRMC must participate in a live or simulated disaster as a condition of participation with regulatory entities such as The Joint Commission and the Centers for […]

Swing Bed Program provides skilled nursing

CLEWISTON — When patients recovering from a hospital procedure no longer need acute care but are not quite ready to go home, the Swing Bed Program at Hendry Regional Medical Center allows them to receive extended skilled nursing care without the need to change facilities. This unique program acts as a bridge between the hospital […]

Protect your ears when you hit the water this summer

CLEWISTON — The external ear is the site of many infections and inflammatory conditions. One of which causes a frequent troublesome malady called swimmer’s ear or diffuse external otitis. Swimmer’s ear usually occurs in the summer and can present symptoms within 24 to 48 hours after swimming. During the early stages of swimmer’s ear, patients […]

Dueling Pianos event to raise cash for HRMC is Sept. 29

CLEWISTON — The Hendry Regional Medical Center Foundation is planning a “Keys to Health” Dueling Pianos event on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 5:30 p.m. at the Oak Grove RV Resort in LaBelle. The HRMC Foundation invites anyone interested to join its members for a fun-filled evening where their entertainers will compete on the pearly keys […]

Local surgical services reduce burden of travel

Common surgical procedures available at Hendry Regional Medical Center make recovery easier CLEWISTON — Traveling long distances can add to the stress and discomfort of surgery. The need to travel to and from a facility outside the community can also cause a burden for family members. Fortunately for Hendry County residents, common surgical procedures are […]

HRMC Foundation’s 2018 social another record-breaking event

CLEWISTON — On Saturday, March 24, the Hendry Regional Medical Center (HRMC) Foundation hosted the 2018 Social Celebration at the majestic Hilliard Log Cabin. It was another record-breaking gathering, raising over $120,000 to support the mission and goals of HRMC. Over 200 people attended this major fundraiser, which included silent and live auctions. Mr. and […]