Hunt Memorial Hospital District http://ketr.org en 'Back Street Bash' this weekend; Hospital Gala, March 29 http://ketr.org/post/back-street-bash-weekend-hospital-gala-march-29 <p>Pud Kearns with <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Housewarmers-of-Greenville/130644703626896">Housewarmers of Greenville </a>shares her calendar with us, including the annual Back Street Bash in downtown Greenville this Saturday, and the <a href="http://www.huntregional.org/Articles/ninth_annual_laughter_is_the_best_medicine_comedy_gala_brings_popular_speaker_and_entertainer_jeanne_robertson_to_hunt_county.aspx">Hunt Memorial Hospital Gala </a>Saturday evening, March 29 at A&amp;M-Commerce's Rayburn Student Center, which will feature comedian <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Y Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:39:59 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 50863 at http://ketr.org 'Back Street Bash' this weekend; Hospital Gala, March 29 Bariatric surgery effective, but 'not magic' http://ketr.org/post/bariatric-surgery-effective-not-magic <p>Bariatric, or weight-loss, surgery is now available in Hunt County via the <a href="http://www.northeasttxbariatrics.com/">Northeast Texas Bariatric Center </a>in Greenville.&nbsp; They are affiliated with the <a href="http://www.huntregional.org/">Hunt Memorial Hospital District</a>, with facilities at the Hunt Regional Medical Center on Joe Ramsey Boulevard.&nbsp; Dr. Joshua Trussell and Dr. Joshua Hamilton discuss the advantages of bariatric surgery on the Blacklands Cafe.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 49032 at http://ketr.org Bariatric surgery effective, but 'not magic' Hospital district helps patients sign up for health care http://ketr.org/post/hospital-district-helps-patients-sign-health-care <p>Debbie Ottwell, a certified application counselor with the <a href="http://www.huntregional.org/">Hunt Memorial Hospital District</a>, says she's assisted&nbsp;up to &nbsp;75 people in applying for health care through the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.&nbsp; To receive assistance, contact her at: dottwell@huntregional.org or call (903) 408-5888.</p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 48559 at http://ketr.org Hospital district helps patients sign up for health care HMHD will help citizens sign up for 'Obamacare' http://ketr.org/post/hmhd-will-help-citizens-sign-obamacare <p><a href="http://www.huntregional.org/">Hunt Memorial Hospital District </a>chief executive officer Rich Carter says the HMHD will soon be ready to start assisting&nbsp;Hunt County citizens&nbsp;sort through the options of the <a href="https://www.healthcare.gov/">Affordable Care Act</a>, also known as "Obamacare."&nbsp; When the service is ready around Dec. 1, the number to call will be (903) 408-5888.</p><p></p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 46149 at http://ketr.org HMHD will help citizens sign up for 'Obamacare' Alicia Wittkopf: Commerce, Quinlan facilities would ease pressure on Greenville emergency room http://ketr.org/post/alicia-wittkopf-commerce-quinlan-facilities-would-ease-pressure-greenville-emergency-room <p>Hunt Memorial Hospital District Director of Strategic Marketing and Communications Alicia Wittkopf says, if voters approve a bond issue on Nov. 5, emergency care would be spread more evenly around the county, with new emergency-care and out-patient facilities being built in Commerce and Quinlan.</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 44598 at http://ketr.org Alicia Wittkopf: Commerce, Quinlan facilities would ease pressure on Greenville emergency room 'Bras for the Cause' tonight in downtown Greenville http://ketr.org/post/bras-cause-tonight-downtown-greenville <p>&quot;Bras for the Cause,&quot; an event that helps raise money for breast cancer victims in the Hunt County area, takes place tonight from 6:30-9 p.m. on Lee Street in downtown Greenville.&nbsp; You&#39;re invited to vote on the best decorated bras.&nbsp; Co-chair Janeen Cunningham guests on Blacklands Cafe.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 43999 at http://ketr.org 'Bras for the Cause' tonight in downtown Greenville New emergency care facility for Commerce, Quinlan? http://ketr.org/post/new-emergency-care-facility-commerce-quinlan <p>Alicia Wittkopf and John Heatherly of the Hunt Memorial Hospital District discuss the Nov. 5 bond election that if approved would fund new emergency-care facilities in Commerce and Quinlan, and renovations to the Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville.</p><p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 43159 at http://ketr.org New emergency care facility for Commerce, Quinlan? Greenville to take hit from two mock tornadoes http://ketr.org/post/greenville-take-hit-two-mock-tornadoes <p>GREENVILLE - The Hunt County Firefighters Association will conduct tests&nbsp;Thursday focusing on tornado disaster drills.&nbsp; Thu, 19 Apr 2012 13:28:35 +0000 Brad Kellar 19815 at http://ketr.org Greenville to take hit from two mock tornadoes