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Iraan General Hospital News

Iraan General Hospital Now Offers Ultrasound Technology.

We now have an Ultrasound Technologist coming to Iraan General Hospital twice a month. The following exams will be offered every other Saturday beginning February 6, 2016. Please call the Radiology department at 432-639-2575 ext #482 to schedule exams. A complete listing of Ultrasound exams can be found on the Radiology Services page.

Iraan Wellness Offers Swim Lessons beginning in June

Swim America is a national learn to swim program operated by the American Swimming Coaches Association through over 500 Program Directors at over 900 sites across the USA. It's the state of the art learn to swim program in the world today. And now it will be available at the Iraan Wellness Center! Now enrolling ages 5-13. $50.00 each swimmer. This includes 8 30-minute lessons (4 days a week for 2 weeks.) Pick up a registration form at the Wellness Center front desk. Several classes scheduled throughout the summer. For more information contact Santana at the Wellness Center @ 432-639-3520.

New Smoking Cessation Program is offered at IGH

The argument that it's too late to quit smoking because the damage is already done…ISN'T TRUE! It's never to late to QUIT. Whether you just started smoking, or you are a lifetime smoker, quitting can help you feel better and live longer. The health benefits begin in as little as 20 minutes after your last cigarette!

Iraan General Hospital's Smoking Cessation program is a proven system to assist anyone who wants to quit smoking, anf encourage those who are thinking about quitting. Your health care providers can help you choose a method and a plan to improve your success. The program has four individual classes, held at the Iraan Wellness Center, to promote privacy and greater success.

The cost of the program is $50.00, due at the beginning of the program. This fee includes a workbook, other education materials, explanation of the methods and plans available, assistance in creating an "individual plan of action" encouragement and support as you progress toward your goals. Grab your smoking buddy and make this your goal for the New Year! Please contact your physician today to answer any questions you may have at 432-639-2580 or 432-639-2575.

IGH Welcomes New Employees

Iraan General Hospital is proud to introduce the recent additions to our staff. Please make then feel welcome.

Crystal Brown - Radiology
Nelia Hernandez - Revenue Cycle Manager
Bradley Ledford - Physical Therapy
Rukesh - Laboratory
Ruby Dehoyas - Admissions
Purificacion Torrez - Dietary
Jessica Landrum - Laboratory Manager

IGH Wellness Center

Individuals entering Iraan on Highway 349 are able to see our newest project. Our Wellness Center is gaining a lot of attention and is a reflection of our growing community. The 18,905 square foot facility is located adjacent to Iraan General Hospital. This facility is an incentive to promote health and wellness to our community and it's surrounding areas.

This is not just another place to "work out." Every aspect of our Wellness Center was designed to provide our community with the best resources to achieve your goals. We provide cutting edge equipment and therapy/training performed by certified professionals to assist you in becoming a healthier and happier you. Our Wellness Center showcases a state-of-the-art 40' X 20' indoor heated swimming/lap pool and a track on the second floor. Our version of a juice bar "The Cool Spot",will offer light and healthy refreshments. You will find a complete array of exercise equipment and services at the Wellness Center, including:

Warm Water Therapy for Arthritis and Other Therapies
Aquatic Aerobics, Exercise and Program Therapy Classes
Indoor Track - Upstairs
Cardiovascular Training Areas
Strength and Conditioning Areas
Aerobic & Fitness Studio
Group and individual training
Personal training sessions
Massage therapy
Kids Zone - parents supervise while exercising
Men's and Woman's Spacious Locker Rooms

No matter what your level of fitness or your interests, IGH Wellness Center has something for you. Memberships are required to participate. IGH extends an invitation to all age groups to get moving and become a better, healthier you. Membership rates vary from monthly, 6 month or annual fees. Hours of Operation are Monday - Thursday: 5:15 AM - 9:00 PM, Friday: 5:15 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturday: 8:00 AM - 2 PM. Closed Sunday. Stay tuned for updates and feel free to contact Jason Rybolt, PT or one of our personal trainers for additional information at (432) 639-3520.

Iraan General Hospital Is Redesigning our Website

Iraan General Hospital is currently redesigning our web site. Our website, www.igh-hospital.com provides many sources for health information and programming. As you can see this is something that will be very useful to our patients, their families and those who may want to know what kinds of services or facilities we have. There are also many other features we hope you will explore. You can look up medications in the drug search, find interesting health information or ask the FastNurse Research Correspondent a question and get a reply to your own personal question. This is a valuable resource and we hope that you will take full advantage of it.

Check Out Our New Features

Health Information Search
Connect With Our Doctors
Send A Medical Question To The FastNurse Research Correspondent.
Use The Medical Dictionary

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