Sep 10, 2014
Would you like to learn more about the medications you take? Plan to attend the next Healthy Living Series on September 29th for a dose of fun and information!
Aug 14, 2014
World Breastfeeding Week was celebrated last week at Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) with the theme "Breastfeeding: A Winning Goal for Life!" to acknowledge that when mothers and babies succeed in their breastfeeding plans, they can enjoy a lifetime of benefits. The Moms, Babies, and Breastfeeding Support Group, facilitated by the OB Department’s lactation counselors, met Thursday, August 8,...
Jul 21, 2014
Marie Martin, of Fisher, has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) July Employee of the Month.
Marie has worked for GAHHS for 36 years in Lab, M & S, Home Health (20 years) and was responsible for the startup of the Durable Medical Equipment store in downtown Gibson City.
"Working in these departments I have learned the different areas of health care," said...
Jul 18, 2014
The Silver Anniversary for the Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) Foundation 2014 Golf Outing on Thursday, July 10th,was a shining example of the organization’s mission to support excellence in healthcare programs and services for a healthy community. Volunteers from the Foundation and across the organization have polished this event to be a perennial success, and in its 25th year, there was...
Jul 17, 2014
From July 1 to July 3, Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services invited the public to three new project open houses. Hundreds of people from all over the GAAHS service area stopped by to tour the six new medical/surgical recovery suites and the brand new Maternity Unit with five Labor, Deliver, Postpartum and Recovery suites and a dedicated C-section suite. We were very glad to see each and...
Jun 13, 2014
Jesse Jiles, originally from LeRoy, has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) June Employee of the Month. Jesse has worked at the Help Desk in the Information Technology department for 8 months. He has an AAS in Microcomputer Support from Parkland College.
Jesse enjoys working with technology and helping GAHHS employees, a perfect hit for his position.
May 30, 2014
On Thursday, June 5, 2014, the Family Health Care of Potomac will hosted an open house in partnership with Gifford State Bank. We had a great time with over 200 people stopping in to say, "Hi" and see our newest clinic. To veiw pics of the open house visit our facebook page.
May 29, 2014
Love to the Rescue: Shriners Hosptials Requests Audience with CAH Doctors, Administrators
Courtsey of ICAHN.org
May 28, 2014
The Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services OB Department is proud to announce that staff members Katie Cornish and Tanya Windle recently attended an intensive 4 day training class to become CPSTs, also known as Child Passenger Safety Technicians. During this time, OB Techs Cornish and Windle worked with Safe Kids Worldwide and the Illinois Department of Transportation on safety and best...
May 23, 2014
Karen Wyant, of rural Ellsworth, has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) May Employee of the Month.
For the past 32 years Karen, Clerical Coordinator and RN in the Emergency Department, has been a vital member of the GAHHS family. A Trauma Nurse Specialist and Certified Emergency Nurse, Karen finds the hospital setting exciting and fulfilling, but she truly...