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JRMC volunteers donate 5,000+ hours in 2017

Posted on Apr 27, 2017

JRMC volunteers donate 5,000+ hours in 2017

Jamestown Regional Medical Center can’t do the work it does without the work of the volunteers, said K.C. DeBoer, JRMC President & CEO. DeBoer presented awards to the 100 JRMC volunteers at the hospital’s Volunteer Appreciation Banquet Tuesday. Since 1997, those volunteers have donated more than 133,000 hours. Last year alone, they donated more than 5,000 hours. Volunteers at JRMC serve in different ways. Some of those ways include: calling patients at home to check in on them, guiding patients and families through the hospital and filling envelopes and packets with patient information. read...

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Ladies Night raises $2,000+ for JRMC Cancer Center

Posted on Mar 2, 2017

Ladies Night raises $2,000+ for JRMC Cancer Center

An evening with friends made THE difference in the life of a cancer patient. Jamestown Regional Medical Center’s Auxiliary’s first ever Ladies Night raised more than $2,000. The event benefited the upcoming JRMC Cancer Center. “Battling cancer is a community effort,” said Carol Lawrence, Auxiliary member and former Gift Shoppe manager. JRMC is creating a cancer center with eight infusion rooms. The center would be the only one of its kind within 90 miles. At any given time, more than 100 Stutsman County residents are traveling more than 100 miles for chemotherapy care. JRMC’s Foundation hopes to raise $1.5 million for the JRMC Cancer Center. read...

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Foundation sets hospital record for Giving Hearts Day

Posted on Feb 9, 2017

Foundation sets hospital record for Giving Hearts Day

The needs of one patient, one hospital are overwhelming alone. But together, our impact is match and makes THE difference. Gifts of $10 or more were matched on Giving Hearts Day, Feb. 9. With that help, Jamestown Regional Medical Center’s Foundation raised $57,154. “This is a huge win for JRMC and the Jamestown community,” said Foundation Director, Lisa Jackson. “Thank you for being a giving heart — its more than money, it is the effort you put in, the time you spend and the voice when you spread the word. read...

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JRMC first, only hospital in state to offer HBOT

Posted on Feb 1, 2017

JRMC first, only hospital in state to offer HBOT

Jamestown Regional Medical Center launched the first, and only, hyperbaric oxygen therapy chamber in the state. In hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), patients enter a special chamber and breathe concentrated oxygen. The pure oxygen fills the blood and helps repair tissues. HBOT helps patients suffering from chronic wounds, diabetic wounds, burns and infections. “The need for chronic wound care is growing,” said Randy Perkins, FNP for JRMC’s Wound Center. “Caring for wounds that won’t heal is costly for patients and insurance programs.” read...

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JRMC recognizes #GROWvember teams

Posted on Feb 1, 2017

JRMC recognizes #GROWvember teams

Below-the-belt health can make faces to blush. Below-the-belt health can also make faces very hairy. Jamestown area #GROWvember teams helped get the word out about men’s health below the belt this fall, knowing that ignoring real symptoms can have a devastating effect. The teams grew beards and mustaches to bring attention to issues in the bedroom and bathroom. Jamestown Regional Medical Center recognized those teams on Tuesday, Jan. 31 at its #GROWvember ‘Stache Bash at Jonny B’s Brickhouse in Jamestown. read...

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JRMC to create Cancer Center

Posted on Dec 8, 2016

JRMC to create Cancer Center

When Jamestown Regional Medical Center built it new location in southwest Jamestown, it dreamed of the day that cancer treatment would be available in Jamestown. The campaign for cancer care is here. Each year, the proposed JRMC Cancer Center will provide chemotherapy infusions for more than 100 Jamestown area residents. This will eliminate more than 160,000 miles of travel per year. The hospital is asking for the community’s support as it continues to recruit an oncologist and raise the money to offer the service. JRMC Foundation has already raised $662,000 of its $1.5 million goal. read...

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