Archive for November 2011

Prairie View's Marion County office to relocate

Newton, Kan. – Prairie View’s Marion County office will relocate to a former family practice clinic at 508 South Ash in Hillsboro by early 2012. “We are anxious to have areas that are better suited to the services we provide,” said Jessie Kaye, Prairie View’s president and CEO. “Our patients and staff will feel more…

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Prairie View receives Sunflower Foundation grant

Newton, Kan.- The health of area residents is about to improve, thanks to a $200,000 grant, spread over three years, awarded to Prairie View by the Topeka-based Sunflower Foundation: Health Care for Kansans. The grant will be used to expand access, improve outcomes, reduce overall medical costs and to provide more efficient and effective patient…

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New program for older adults added to Prairie View's services

Newton, Kan. – Older adults tend to have complex medical and psychiatric issues often woven together, says Mary Carman, PhD, LP, vice president of Prairie View’s outpatient services. Prairie View now offers a new program to provide a comprehensive evaluation and treatment for older adults that integrates both psychiatric and physical assessments. The Comprehensive Diagnostic…

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Hearts 4 Him to perform at Christmas on the Prairie event

Newton,Kan.– Prairie View will host its second annual Christmas on the Prairie event Thursday, Dec. 1. Christmas on the Prairie is a free, faith-based concert that is open to the public. Back to usher in the holiday season at Prairie View once again is Hearts 4 Him, a local gospel group that provided entertainment at…

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Abbay joins Prairie View medical staff

Newton,Kan.–Semhal Abbay,MD, joined the Prairie View medical staff November 1 as psychiatrist privileged to treat adults and older adults. “We are fortunate to have such an outstanding psychiatrist join our staff,” said Gary Fast, MD, Prairie View’s medical director. “Dr. Abbay’s interest and expertise will fit in nicely with our newly developed Comprehensive Diagnostic andTreatmentCenterfor…

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