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    • APRIL 22, 2024
    Senator Phillip Wheeler and PMC Celebrate Senate Bill 280 Becoming Law

    Senator Phillip Wheeler and PMC Celebrate Senate Bill 280 Becoming Law

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) Chairman, President and CEO Donovan Blackburn was on hand Friday, April 12th, for a ceremonial bill signing of Senator Phillip Wheeler’s Senate Bill 280. SB 280 successfully created the Kentucky Medicaid Assistance Program (KMAP), which will be revolutionary for Kentucky residents’ access to quality care and will bolster Kentucky’s rural hospitals.

    • APRIL 17, 2024
    Spinal Injections Finding Success In Reducing Osteoporosis Pain

    Spinal Injections Finding Success In Reducing Osteoporosis Pain

    Many patients suffering from pain caused by osteoporosis are finding relief thanks to an amazing procedure at Pikeville Medical Center (PMC). Osteoporosis means “porous bone” and is a disease where bones become dangerously fragile, frequently resulting in fractures. When these fractures happen in a person’s back, specialists in the PMC Interventional Radiology Department (IR) may

    • APRIL 15, 2024
    Interventional Radiologists: Specialists in Minimally Invasive Technology

    Interventional Radiologists: Specialists in Minimally Invasive Technology

    Interventional radiology (IR) is a rapidly growing field of medicine that utilizes modern imaging technology such as ultrasound, CT, x-ray and MRI to guide minimally invasive surgical procedures. These advanced procedures are performed by interventional radiologists, specially trained physicians with expertise in radiology and minimally invasive procedures. With high success rates, IR is becoming an
    • APRIL 8, 2024
    Caring for Children With Autism Is a Priority at PMC

    Caring for Children With Autism Is a Priority at PMC

    During the month of April, individuals and businesses throughout the world take time to honor those on the autism spectrum and recognize the continued need for support, understanding and acceptance. World Autism Month is also a time to celebrate accomplishments and empower both adults and children on the autism spectrum. According to a recent report

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