Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Ginther, discusses hip replacement surgery. Dr Ginther has performed over 8,000 total joint replacements in his 35-year career. He explains how a lateral surgical approach, precise alignment of the joint and multi-modal pain management help minimize discomfort and speed recovery for hip replacement patients. Dr. Ginther […]
Listening to a new provider is a great way to get a feel for both their level of expertise and their score on the “approachability” scale. In our latest podcast, one of our newest staff members, Dr. Edward Zdobylak, scores high on both. In this podcast, Dr. Zdobylak discusses what […]
Deb Hummel, VP of Quality and Health Information, discusses “The RMH Covid Update”. Deb describes the recent inspection of RMH’s Covid efforts by the Indiana State Department of Health. (RMH passed with flying colors and was found to be in full compliance with all state and federal guidelines for Covid-19). […]
Joyce Geis, Vice President of Provider Services and Nurse Practitioner, explains the “how-to” of using the Video Visit service as well as the many advantages of seeing a provider remotely.
Layla McKnight, Infection Preventionist and Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, explains the cleanliness and safety measures the hospital is taking to keep both patients and team members safe from infection. She also discusses her role in helping deal with the local Covid 19 outbreak.
Social Worker Cheryl Turner Romans discusses how to cope with the emotional effects of the COVID-19 crisis. Cheryl talks about the ways in which fear and isolation can contribute to mental health issues such as depression, anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder. She offers common sense advice on ways to manage […]
RMH Pharmacist Amanda Garza volunteers her time speaking to area youth about the negative effects of tobacco, both in vaping and smoking. While most youth are aware of the long term effects of tobacco, many of them don’t realize how it can affect them in the short term. Amanda links […]
Listen as Deb Hummel, Vice President of Quality and Safety, and Layla McKnight, Infection Preventionist and Emergency Preparedness Officer, discuss the steps the hospital is taking to prepare for the Covid-19 Pandemic. Together Deb and Layla discuss the state of Covid-19 testing, the role the hospital plays in the Homeland […]
Listen to RMH Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Ginther, discuss cutting edge techniques that minimize the pain associated with knee replacement surgery. For those seeking to delay surgery, Dr. Ginther also talks about treatments that can help patients “buy time” before a total joint replacement. Dr. Ginther has done over 8,000 […]
Listen to Dr. Nabin Khanal discuss recent advancements in cancer treatment. Dr. Khanal talks about Immunotherapy, which frees the patient’s own immune system to combat cancer. He also discusses Personalized Cancer Therapy, which uses genetic mapping to identify mutations so doctors can develop specific treatment plans to target them. Dr. […]