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  • 22
  • Aug
Back to school safety tips
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Back-to-School Safety

Sports Safety Make sure the athlete is physically and mentally “in shape”: Parents and coaches should determine whether their children are physically and psychologically conditioned for the sport level they are playing. Be educated about heat-related illnesses: Athletes should be knowledgeable about warning signs and effects of heat-related illnesses like heat exhaustion and heatstroke. Providing sufficient fluids […]
  • 9
  • Aug
Heat Index Warning
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Heat Safety from Our EMS Team

Here are a few tips from our EMS department on keeping safe in the Texas summer heat.   Make sure to stay hydrated Avoid extreme temperature changes Eat small meals more often Check the contents of your emergency preparedness kit in case a power outage occurs Use a buddy system when working outdoors in the […]
  • 4
  • Aug
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Faith Community Hospital Selected as athenahealth’s First “Showcase” Hospital

Faith Community Hospital Selected as athenahealth’s First “Showcase” Hospital Jacksboro, TX – August 4, 2016 – Faith Community Hospital, a community hospital serving the residents of Jack County, Texas, has been selected by athenahealth®, a leading provider of network-enabled services for healthcare providers nationwide, to be its first National Hospital Showcase Client. As a National […]