Monthly Archives: May 2011

Emergencies don’t wait. And now you won’t have to either. ER wait times now available online and on your phone.

When faced with a health issue that requires a visit to the emergency room, the last thing you want to do is end up spending hours sitting and waiting to be seen by a doctor. The national average ER wait time is 1 … Continue reading

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Surviving Well: Jessica, skin cancer

Jessica is many things – a nurse, a fitness nut, and most importantly to her, the mother of two beautiful children. In fact, it was just after the birth of her first child that Jessica found out that she had … Continue reading

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Rose Medical Center earns nursing Pathway to Excellence Award

Nurses Week is wrapping up and we would like to take a moment to thank all of our wonderful nursing staff at Rose. Nurses are such an important element of a patient’s hospital stay, and a kind and attentive nurse … Continue reading

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May is National Stroke Month: Do you know the signs of a stroke?

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States suffers a stroke, and stroke is the third leading cause of death and the leading cause of disability in Colorado. May is National Stroke Awareness Month, so take a moment to ask … Continue reading

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Total Knee Replacement: Pat’s Story

His entire life, Pat loved athletics, but his arthritis and previous knee injuries began catching up with him and he had difficulty doing the things he loved, like biking and hiking. At first, Pat took aspirin to help with the … Continue reading

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