Acute Care Units: Expert Care in an Emergency

Acute Care Units: Expert Care in an Emergency

Acute care units are a central — and essential — function of our medical system. They provide immediate relief and recovery from many of life’s unanticipated medical challenges.  At East Adams Rural Healthcare, our acute care unit is a pillar of hope and...
What Is an Acute Care Hospital?

What Is an Acute Care Hospital?

In the heart of a town’s healthcare system beats an essential institution — the acute care hospital. These hospitals are more than just buildings with beds and medical equipment; they are hubs of advanced medical treatment and critical life-saving...
Healthcare on Wheels: Finding a Mobile Clinic Near Me

Healthcare on Wheels: Finding a Mobile Clinic Near Me

Picture this: a state-of-the-art medical clinic pulls up in your neighborhood, offering high-quality healthcare right at your doorstep. This isn’t a vision of the future; it’s the current-day reality offered by mobile clinics, an innovative approach to...
What Is a Swing Bed? Understanding Transitional Care

What Is a Swing Bed? Understanding Transitional Care

In healthcare, particularly in rural settings, versatility and adaptability in patient care are crucial to the journey back to health. Whenever we hear the question, “What is a swing bed?” we’re not surprised — most patients are unfamiliar with the concept....
The Benefits of a Primary Care Walk-In Medical Clinic

The Benefits of a Primary Care Walk-In Medical Clinic

According to the CDC, 83% of adults and 93% of children needed to visit a medical professional in 2022. Health challenges are often unexpected, which makes it difficult to schedule a doctor’s appointment when you need it most.  Relying on a primary care walk-in...
What Is a Hospital Swing Bed?

What Is a Hospital Swing Bed?

Healthcare can often be a complex journey, and sometimes patients require different levels of care as they recover from illness or surgery. That’s where hospital swing beds can play an important role in a person’s uninterrupted medical care.  If...