Jan 30, 2013
The praise keeps coming for Country Doctor of the Year, Neil Nelson, M.D. He was recently featured on the Channel 3 (WCIA) news. Click on the picture below to watch his wonder feature story.
Jan 22, 2013
Tanya Marie Windle has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services(GAHHS) January Employee of the Month.
Tanya, currently a resident of Saybrook, spent the first 16 years of her life in Monroe, Louisiana. During her sophomore year of high school, Tanya’s mother, who worked for State Farm, moved the family to Bloomington, IL. In 1992, Tanya received her CNA certificate...
Jan 11, 2013
The Gibson Area Hospital Auxiliary will offer eight scholarships this year for students going into the medical field.
This year the GAH Auxiliary is proud to announce it will be offering 3 Verna Buck scholarship for those going into nursing. Two of these are $2000 scholarships and the third is a scholarship for $1000.
The GAH Auxiliary is also offering two, $1500 for those students interested...
Jan 4, 2013
Dr. Neil Nelson, recent recipient of the National Country Doctor of the Year Award, has been the subject of an article in USA Today and a story on NewsChannel 15. Click the pictures below to view them.
Dec 21, 2012
Dr. Nelson with his staff.
Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services congratulates Dr. Neil Nelson of Gibson City for being named "Country Doctor of the Year."
Presented by Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, the Country Doctor of the Year Award recognizes the spirit, skill, and dedication of America's rural medical practitioners. As the leading temporary physician staffing firm in the...
Dec 20, 2012
Robert Schmitt, CEO, Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS), has been re-elected to the Illinois Hospital Association’s (IHA) Board of Trustees as a regional trustee. Schmitt begins his second three-year term on Jan. 1, 2013.
Schmitt has served GAHHS since 2002, first as the Chief Financial Officer and since 2007 as the Chief Executive Officer. He has been a member of the...
Dec 20, 2012
Michele Bein and Miranda Leonard of The Gibson Area Hospital Auxiliary stop by Ci Living today to talk about the Auxiliary's Love Lights a Tree campaign. Click on the picture to the right to watch their segment.
Dec 20, 2012
Angie Miller has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS)December Employee of the Month.
Angie is a born and raised Saybrook, IL native. She is married to her husband Larry and she has two children Drake, 12 and Kayla, 7. She has worked at Gibson Area Hospital for the last two years in Patient Access. Angie says “I love my job because it allows me to have...
Dec 17, 2012
GAHHS co-sponsored a program put on by The Prairie Center of Urbana on December 12th-13th. The Prairie Centers mission is to provide treatment services in prevention, intervention, and treatment of addictions and associated conditions. Former NBA player and recovered drug addict Chris Herren spoke to a packed house both days, including 2000 high school students about his journey as an 18 year...
Nov 21, 2012
Teresa Ferguson has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services(GAHHS) November Employee of the Month.
Teresa, born and raised in Gibson City, began working at GAH as a CNA when she was 17years-old. She would continue on at GAH for 14 years until she moved to Indiana. A year ago she decided it was time to move back to Gibson City and the first place she applied for a job was at...