Dr. Asem Bakkar, general surgeon, joins PMC staff

Dr. Asem Bakkar

MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center (PMC) is welcoming a new general surgeon this week as Dr. Mohammad Asem Bakkar, who prefers the use of his middle name, Asem, began seeing patients on Wednesday.

Pioneers Medical Center to roll with new oncology, orthopedics

MEEKER I Oncology care and orthopedic services are the two newest healthcare services available in Meeker. “In 2012, our community said oncology and orthopedic care were specialty services they would like to have,” said Ken Harman, CEO of Pioneers Medical Center. “As we built the new facility, we took these needs into consideration, and we […]

Foot clinic Tuesday

MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Clinic at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at The Pines Apartments, 875 Water St. A certified nurse assistant will trim toenails, provide skin care and check blood pressures. Persons found to have circulatory or foot problems will be referred to a physician. Please […]

PMC ribbon-cutting…

The community is invited to take part in the ribbon-cutting celebration for the new Pioneers Medical Center on Saturday.

Letter to the Editor: Great care at PMC

Dear Editor: I can never express my thanks and appreciation to all those who kindly ministered to my recovery at Pioneers Medical Center. You all touched my heart.

PMC foot clinic scheduled for Tuesday

MEEKER | Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly foot clinic at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at The Pines Apartments, 875 Water St.

Foot clinic on Tuesday

MEEKER | Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Meeker Foot Clinic on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Pines Apartments, 875 Water St. in Meeker.

Foot clinic to be held Tuesday

MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly foot clinic at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at The Pines apartments, 875 Water St.

Letter: Health fair glitch: some blood redraws

Dear Editor: We would like to thank the 590 people who participated in the 9Health Fair on April 19. We had a great turnout for the health screenings, but, unfortunately, we did experience one problem.

PMC 9Health Fair…

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Roughly 590 people joined in the 9HealthFair on Saturday at Meeker Elementary School, within 30 of the total for each of the past three years, according to coordinator Christy Atwood.

PMC Foot Care Clinic March 12

MEEKER | Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Care Clinic, Tuesday, Mar. 12, 10 a.m. at The Pines.

Letter to the Editor: Don’t really need

Dear Editor: It was a surprise to me that the hospital board is considering building a new hospital and putting it where right now there is no water, no sewer, and no electricity. It would cost too much to obtain this before even starting a building.