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Near Drowning and Secondary Drowning

Posted by on Jun 1, 2014 in Clinic, Health | Comments Off on Near Drowning and Secondary Drowning

Near Drowning and Secondary Drowning

Do you know what “Near Drowning” looks like? Watch this video and see if you can identify the child that is about to drown before the lifeguard does. Drowning itself is quick and silent, although it may be preceded by distress which is more visible. A person drowning is unable to shout or call for help, or seek attention, as they cannot obtain enough air. The instinctive drowning response is the final set of autonomic reactions in the 20 – 60 seconds before sinking underwater, and to the untrained eye can look similar to calm safe behavior. Lifeguards and other persons...

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Direct Care vs Insurance

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Clinic | Comments Off on Direct Care vs Insurance

For those of us that have high deductible insurance plans (my family and I have a bronze plan that combines a Health Savings Account with a HDHP) direct care just makes sense. Less cost up front means more money in your pocket. One question we get quite often is “Since I have good coverage, won’t direct care cost me more?” In the example below we show how direct care, even for those that have great coverage, can save money. Insurance* Direct Pay Moderate Visit $108.00 $90.00 Copay** $30.00 $0.00 CBC $12.83 $10.00 CMP $16.00 $12.00 Total $166.83 $112.00  80/20 (in network)...

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Encouraging Letter

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in Clinic | Comments Off on Encouraging Letter

   

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Letter from Dr. Davis

Posted by on Mar 22, 2014 in Clinic | 1 comment

We are given this one beautiful life. Our passion at Prairie Health and Wellness is for a life well lived.

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