Prairie Ridge Health News

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - What You Need to Know
Prairie Ridge Health has been preparing for the potential spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the US. “Hospitals treat patients with a variety of infectious diseases every day,”...
Cancelled Events
Prairie Ridge Health has been preparing for the potential spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the US. “Hospitals treat patients with a variety of infectious diseases every day,” said ...
Athletic Training - on the field and off
From football to ballet to the world of manufacturing, athletic trainers are an important part of our daily lives. As experts in their fields, athletic trainers prevent focus on ...
PRH receives Women's Choice Award
Prairie Ridge Health (PRH) is one of 17 Wisconsin hospitals to receive the 2018 Women’s Choice Award for obstetrics. “The Women’s Choice Award has identified America’s Best ...
Meet our Certified Diabetes Educator
As a diabetes educator, Stacy Biesel, RN, CDE is not only teaching patients about diabetes, she is also serving as a cheerleader, a guide and a support person. “Diabetes is an ...
Water Birth at Prairie Ridge Health
Heather Kennedy, DO holds Matteo, 4 months old, during a well child visit at SSM Health Clinic in Columbus, WI.By: Patti WalkerArticle Featured in Inspire MagazineInvolvement,...
#IGotMine; Schedule Your Mammogram Today!
Help Us Safe Lives by Participating in #IGotMine Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer death among women in the United States.  According to the American Cancer ...
PRH continues to help explosion victims
COLUMBUS, Wis. (WMTV) A hospital is a place where patients are treated, but Prairie Ridge Health is helping a community nearby in a different type of way. The hospital started a ...
Road construction begins March 6 in Columbus
Beginning March 6, Hwy 16/60 (James Street) between Hwy 73 and River Road in Columbus will be closed to through traffic in order to allow the reconstruction of this section of...
Every month is breast cancer awareness month
While October is designated to breast cancer awareness, every month is breast cancer awareness month at Prairie Ridge Health (PRH). That’s why the medical imaging staff at ...
Join us June 1 for Safety Fun Night!
Enjoy snacks and games! Two lucky winners will receive $100 toward the purchase of a new bike! The Prairie Ridge Health Emergency Department is sponsoring a safety fun night 5-7 ...
Bring your bike to Pedal Days!
Join us for Pedal Days as we bike to a different location from 5-7 p.m. each day of the week, May 16 – 20, in Columbus, WI. The week-long event invites participants of all ages to ride a ...
Spring into a New You!
Spring into a new you! A special day for women only. Saturday, April 23  at Prairie Ridge Health 1515 Park Avenue, Columbus $10 per person, includes welcome gift and breakfast To ...
Athletes Against Arthritis 2016
Dr. Matthew Niesen invites you to join him in the fight against Arthritis. Sponsored by Prairie Ridge Health & Prairie Ridge Health Clinic.Mix & Mingle with Former Badger ...
Prepare for disaster - one step at a time
For most of us, when crisis hits, we look to those in healthcare, police and fire, emergency medical services, and our local utilities to handle the problem. But in the event of a ...
Clinic connector to open in the spring
A new coffee shop and a clinic connector providing a main street entrance are two projects to be completed in 2016 at Prairie Ridge Health.   Since Prairie Ridge Health opened the ...
Matthew Niesen, MD presents to AAHKS in Dallas
Matthew Niesen, MD, Orthopedic surgeon, recently presented to over 1,300 members of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) during its annual meeting in Dallas, ...
Betty Becker Results
The Betty Becker Walk/Run remembers a great champion of Columbus causes, Betty Becker. Betty’s lively spirit and can-do attitude inspired many of us, including the Step Sisters, a ...