2018

Blog Posts in 2018

Hospital helps out Santa Claus
Dec 25, 2018

The Mesquite Police Santa Cop Toy Program is an annual event that has been going on for over 40 years. It began with Mesquite Police Officer Reese Bullard, who was assigned to a low-income apartment complex and knew families that were unable to ...

Dallas Regional Medical Center delivers first triplets
Dec 5, 2018

Dallas Regional Medical Center (DRMC) recently experienced a first by delivering its first triplets to a Nigerian couple on Oct. 15. The couple, father Ezenna Victor Okolie and mother Ifunanya Marian Okolie, came to the Dallas area for family and ...

Dallas Regional Medical Center receives an 'A' for patient safety
Nov 25, 2018

Dallas Regional Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes the hospital’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety ...

Dallas Regional Medical Center Receives an 'A' for Patient
Nov 9, 2018

Contact: Vince Falsarella Marketing and Communications Manager vfalsarella@primehealthcare.com : 469-901-8280 Dallas Regional Medical Center Receives an ‘A’ for Patient Safety in Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade Mesquite, TX, ...

Dallas Regional Medical Center staff recently trained for a mass casualty drill with Mesquite Fire Department.
Oct 22, 2018

Imagine you’re working in the emergency room at a local hospital. It’s late at night and you’re treating a study stream of patients coming through the ER. All of a sudden you hear a message over the radio about several ambulances ...

Dallas Regional Medical Center collects nearly 1,200 pounds of school supplies for Mesquite ISD
Aug 14, 2018

It's mid August in Mesquite, and that means one thing, back to school time. Practices are taking place, teachers are finalizing their lesson plans, and local stores are packed with parents and kids loading up on school supplies to get ready for ...

Dallas Regional makes rare diagnosis
Mar 16, 2018

Doctors at Dallas Regional Medical Center recently made a life-saving diagnosis for a North Texas man who entered the emergency department believing he was having a heart attack. Dr. Prasad Maddukuri was the cardiologist on call when the patient came ...