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What is Arthritis?


May is National Arthritis Month. Arthritis is very common but is not well understood. Actually, “arthritis” is not a single disease; it is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease. Learn more by clicking on the link provided. https://www.arthritis.org/health-wellness/about-arthritis/understanding-arthritis/what-is-arthritis

What is Arthritis?2020-05-19T14:12:31-06:00

Face Masks Required


Last week, Governor Abbott issued an Executive Order that all patients and providers MUST wear a mask for patient care beginning May 1, 2020. We are requesting that our patients please wear a mask for all of their visits to RHN. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for you. However, [...]

Face Masks Required2020-05-21T14:36:56-06:00

RHN Welcomes, Taylor Riggs, PA-C


RHN is excited to announce the addition of Physician Assistant, Taylor Riggs, to the Amarillo Ross St. team! Taylor Riggs is an Amarillo native who completed her undergraduate studies at West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas. She received a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in [...]

RHN Welcomes, Taylor Riggs, PA-C2020-05-19T14:13:56-06:00

National Kidney Month


March is National Kidney Month. Kidney diseases are silent killers, which can largely affect your quality of life. There are several ways to reduce the risk of developing kidney disease. Click on the link to learn how to take care of your kidneys. https://www.worldkidneyday.org/facts/take-care-of-your-kidneys/8-golden-rules/

National Kidney Month2020-03-03T13:00:12-07:00

RHN Hosts Dental Health Event


In collaboration with Amarillo College Dental Program and Barrio Neighborhood Planning Committee, RHN provided dental exams and cleanings to uninsured children and adults on March 7th at our Ross St. location in Amarillo. East Branch Library Staff conducted a fun activity for kids, and Ruckus, the team mascot of the Amarillo Sod Poodles also made [...]

RHN Hosts Dental Health Event2020-04-15T08:43:16-06:00

WIC Debuts New Mobile Unit


The Plainview WIC office now has a mobile unit and it’ll be set up at Date Street Housing on Tuesday. From 9 a.m.-noon, those interested can visit the mobile unit at 1600 N. Date St. The unit which, Jenifer Gregory, described as a “fully-functioning minibus,” will offer all WIC services in an effort to be [...]

WIC Debuts New Mobile Unit2020-04-15T08:45:35-06:00

Behavioral Health Seminar


RHN joined forces with Panhandle Behavioral Health Alliance, Amarillo College, and the Colin A. Ross Institute to host a seminar for behavioral health professionals. The event was presented by Dr. Colin A. Ross of the Ross Institute. The topics of the seminar included Trauma Model Therapy (TMT) for the treatment of domestic violence and addictions. [...]

Behavioral Health Seminar2020-04-15T08:41:51-06:00