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Providence Medical Center receives awards at national event

Dr. Melissa Dobbins (from left), Ginger Nixon and Jim Frank, Providence Medical Center CEO, were honored with awards during the 18th annual Night of Excellence Summit Awards earlier this month in San Antonio, Texas. (Contributed photo) Providence Medical Center was the recipient of four awards during the 18th annual Night of Excellence Summit Awards Celebration, […]

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Chamber celebration takes on Vegas theme

There was a great turnout for the Wayne Area Chamber’s annual Community Celebration Sunday in the Wayne City Auditorium. A Vegas theme with a Taste of Wayne highlighted the evening’s event. (Photo by Michael Carnes) The Wayne Area Chamber’s annual Community Celebration took on a different theme from its traditional banquet-style affair Sunday evening. The […]

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PMC’s First Baby of 2018 adds another crime fighter to Allen family

Harrison Russ Allen is Providence Medical Center’s First Baby of 2018, born Tuesday, Jan. 2. He is welcomed home by his parents, Reed and Heidi, and older brothers Lincoln (left) and Carter (right). (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Reid and Heidi Allen have another superhero crime fighter in their family, and he is Providence Medical […]

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Wakefield family gets Christmas surprise from PMC staff

Willard and Wilma Bartels of Wakefield got a nice surprise during the Christmas holiday when they were treated to a nice Christmas dinner in his room by the staff at Providence Medical Center. (Contributed photo) Being a patient in a hospital during the Christmas holiday is not something most people want to experience, but a […]

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Sokol receives Armstrong Education Scholarship

Providence Medical Center Foundation President, Sandra Bartling, has announced the 2017 recipient of the Marjorie L. Armstrong Education Scholarship. This year’s scholarship winner is Lexi Sokol of Wayne, currently in her second year of the Physical Therapy Assistant program at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. Lexi Sokol Sokol graduated from Wayne High School in 2015 […]

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Providence Medical Center capital campaign meets its goal

Jim Frank, CED of Providence Medical Center, announced the completion of a $2.5 million capital campaign to finish renovations of the hospital. The announcement was made in a news conference in the newly-finished hospital lobby Thursday morning. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Any time you reach a finish line, it’s cause for celebration. Providence Medical […]

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Adjusting to new country, small-town life has been good for new PMC lab techs

Pilarisa Alama (left) and Raul Tan Jr. left their homeland in the Philippines to come to work as laboratory technicians at Providence Medical Center. They are among a growing number of Philippine residents who bring the education and experience to the United States to help fill a growing need for lab technicians in hospitals across […]

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Wayne hospital first in Nebraska to connect with apprenticeship program

Jim Franks (right), CEO of Providence Medical Center, announced the hospital’s involvement in the Apprenticeship USA program during a news conference at the hospital Wednesday. Seated are Dean Guido, regional director of the Nebraska Department of Labor; Tessa Moser, one of four PMC hospital employees who signed on for the program; and Barbara Glondys, apprenticeship […]

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Local residents fight Parkinson’s with Rock Steady Boxing at PWC

Randy Pederson (front) and Bob Kenny pound punching bags as part of their Rock Steady Boxing workout at Providence Wellness Center. The program is designed for patients battling Parkinson’s Disease and they work out three times a week at the fitness center. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Three days a week, you can hear the […]

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