Author: Steve Howe

Summer Safety Summer activities can increase your exposure to harmful ultraviolet (UV) light from the sun. UV light is not visible to humans but can be harmful to your health. The two types of UV light...

The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) announced that Amy Dobson, outreach and education manager and nutritional therapist at Harney District Hospital (HDH), has achieved Certified Diabetes Educator® (CDE®) status by successfully completing the...

The Harney Hospital Foundation hosted the Women’s Circle 100 on March 9, and the Men’s Guild was held May 10. Participants donate $100 each, and gather at an event to learn about current needs for Harney...

Harney Hospital Foundation (HHF) Manager Jeni Stevens presented a check for $1,011 to Harney District Hospital (HDH) Nurse Dawn Marten on Wednesday, Jan. 17, for the purchase of fetal heart monitoring educational materials for HDH...

Thanks to the Harney Hospital Foundation (HHF), more Harney County patients will be able to do sleep studies in the comfort of their own home, without having to make a long drive out of town....

According to the American Heart Association, “70 percent of Americans feel helpless to act during a cardiac emergency because they don’t know CPR or are afraid of hurting the victim.” This statistic gets to the heart...

New Medicare cards are coming! Medicare is mailing new cards between April 2018 and April 2019. The new card has a Medicare Number unique to you, instead of your Social Security Number. Your new card will...

April 7, 2018 marked a significant milestone for Harney County Health District. At 3 a.m. that morning, we transitioned to a new electronic health record called Epic. With this transition, you now have the same...

Recently there have been reports of people receiving telephone calls that appear to be coming from Harney District Hospital (HDH) or HDH Family Care asking for social security numbers or other information. These calls could...