News & Updates

  • Geriatric Behavioral Services on Ci Living

    Jul 6, 2012

    Kenna Dunlap-Johnson and Carrie Rieck from Geriatric Behavioral Services stopped by Ci Living to give some helpful hints to seniors.  Click on the picture to watch their great segment.


  • Groundbreaking Marks Another Milestone for GAHHS

    Jun 7, 2012

    The groundbreaking on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 marked another milestone for Gibson Area Hospital & Health Service (GAHHS). Five months after it was announced that GAHHS would be expanding again, the Hospital Board approved the final building plans for Project 2012, which will greatly expand theOBand Surgical units. According to Rob Schmitt, CEO of GAHHS, “This ground breaking is a...

  • Julie Tinsman Recognized as a Hero in Long Term Care

    May 25, 2012

    The Health Care Council of Illinois (HCCI) has recognized Julie Tinsman, a CNA with Gibson Area Hospital Long Term Care (Annex), as one of their “Heroes in Long Term Care.” Julie was recognized for this award because of her outstanding contributions to the enhancement of the quality of life to the residents of the Annex, as well her sense of caring, selflessness, and commitment to...

  • We are the Champions

    May 22, 2012

    From Left to right: Scott Garrett, Patrick Bean, John Jacobson, David Zink, and Steve Wagner. After a long 28 week season, beginning in September, the Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) Men’s Thursday Night Team claimed the championship trophy with 131 points, 16 more than their closest competitor. GAH’s team captain Patrick Bean said, “What makes this win even better, is...

  • Cookout for CAPS

    May 15, 2012


    Let the Gibson Area Ambulance crew cook for you on Friday, May 25th.  All proceeds go to benefit the GCMS after school program, CAPS.


  • Sonia E. Garcia Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month for May

    May 14, 2012

    Sonia E. Garcia has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) May Employee of the Month. Sonia currently lives in the town she was raised in, Onarga. In 1996, Sonia became a Certified Nurse Assistant and for the past 10 years has work at GAHHS’ Onarga Clinic; she is currently the Office Manager there. Sonia said that she is proud to work for GAHHS...

  • GAH OB on Ci Living

    May 11, 2012

    GAH OB Nurses Karen Stevenson and Kristen Salyards were on Ci Living giving tips to expectant and new mothers.  They also talked about the new OB Unit being constructed as GAH.


    Click on the image below to watch the segment.


  • It Is National Nurses Week

    May 7, 2012

    May 6-12 is National Nurses Week.  If you see a nurse this week thank them for everything they do.



  • GAHHS Support Groups at a Glance

    May 3, 2012

    You may know that GAHHS has support groups for Arthritis, Cancer, and Diabetes, but did you know that coming in September, GAHHS will offer a support group for Celiac also?


  • Mother and Son Running for New Beginnings

    Apr 30, 2012


    Did you See GAH Patient Access Director Josh Johnson Touching Story on the Channel 3 News? 


    If not, click the picture.