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Unique Orthopedics Service Model Leads to Better Quality of Care at Kearney Regional Medical Center
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Unique Orthopedics Service Model Leads to Better Quality of Care at Kearney Regional Medical Center

People, Service, Quality and Sustainability have been the key areas of focus for Kearney Regional Medical Center over the past year. Reflecting on the past 365 days, it’s safe to say all four have been embodied the relationship with OrthoDirectUSA®. OrthoDirectUSA® is a cost-savings program that helps hospitals more efficiently procure necessary equipment and implants...

da Vinci Xi Public Demo: Open House
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da Vinci Xi Public Demo: Open House

Interested in futuristic technology? Come try to peel a grape or stitch up a football using our new da Vinci Xi robotic-assisted surgical system! Kearney Regional Medical Center will have the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System set up for display and demonstration to the public in the Platte Valley Medical Group atrium from 1:15 to...

Calling All Designers and Robot Enthusiasts
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Calling All Designers and Robot Enthusiasts

To help showcase our new robotic-assisted technology, a contest is being held for aspiring designers and robot enthusiasts! The winner will receive: a $200 Amazon gift card a behind-the-scenes tour of KRMC’s surgery center demonstration and hands-on experience with robots design featured on an electronic billboard and social media recognition and feature in local media...

Two New Additions to Robotic-Assisted Surgery at Kearney Regional Medical Center
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Two New Additions to Robotic-Assisted Surgery at Kearney Regional Medical Center

Kearney Regional Medical Center is expanding its robotic-assisted surgical offerings with the addition of two cutting-edge pieces of technology.  da Vinci Xi Surgical System The first addition is the da Vinci Xi Surgical System which translates surgeon hand movements in real-time, bending and rotating corresponding instruments while performing procedures. Its tiny wristed instruments move like...

Dr. Vasudevan Now Performing ERCP Procedures
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Dr. Vasudevan Now Performing ERCP Procedures

With the addition of our new gastroenterologist, Dr. Gopi Vasudevan, in May, and new fluoroscopy equipment in July, Kearney Regional Medical Center has added a new service that is the first of its kind in the area. An E.R.C.P. (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography) is a procedure that allows a physician to examine the pancreatic and bile ducts...

Flood Updates
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Flood Updates

7/10/19 10:00 a.m.  2nd Avenue and 11th Street are both fully open as is all of I-80 including the 272 Exit Ramp. Highway 30 remains closed at this time. Please continue to utilize http://511.nebraska.gov if you are driving to KRMC. Thank you! 7/9/19 9:00 p.m. 11th Street is now open from 5th Avenue westward. 2nd...

Kearney Regional Medical Center Earns 4/4 Stars For Cardiology
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Kearney Regional Medical Center Earns 4/4 Stars For Cardiology

Kearney Regional Medical Center has been recognized by the American College of Cardiology for its commitment to quality improvement by participating in public reporting beginning in 2019. KRMC earned a 4-out-of-4 Star rating for quality for patients who have undergone an interventional cardiology procedure or an ICD & Bi-V pacemaker procedure. The report includes data...

Kearney Regional Medical Center Celebrates 5 Years
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Kearney Regional Medical Center Celebrates 5 Years

View the original article and video on NTV News KEARNEY, Neb. — Kearney Regional Medical Center is celebrated their five year anniversary of caring for Kearney area residents. But the road over the past few years hasn’t been easy to get to this milestone. “We really had the idea that we wanted to bring health care...

KRMC Participates in Full-Scale Disaster Simulation
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KRMC Participates in Full-Scale Disaster Simulation

View article on Kearney Hub website KEARNEY — For the first time since receiving its Class 1 designation, Kearney Regional Airport had a full-scale disaster drill Wednesday. The drill is required by the Federal Aviation Administration to be completed every three years and was done in conjunction with the Kearney Volunteer Fire Department’s annual live...