News & Updates

  • Sylvia Day Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month for November

    Nov 26, 2013

    Sylvia Day, Director of Quality & Risk & Case Management, has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) November Employee of the Month. A native of the Gibson City area, Sylvia graduated as an RN from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and has worked at Gibson Area Hospital for the past 29 years. She has seen GAHHS undergo many changes to help maintain and...


  • Jeans Day for Gifford

    Nov 25, 2013

    Wear Jeans this Wednesday and help support the tornado victims of the Gifford community!  This week’s collection for Jeans Day will be matched by Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services and the Illini Credit Union. 

     

    Please help-- Wear jeans and make a difference!

     

    Jeans Day stickers can be purchase in the Administration Office for $5. 

     


  • Donations for Gifford Tornado Victims

    Nov 19, 2013

    GAHHS Courier, Gloria Jording, is gathering toiletries and supplies to take to the Gifford Nursing Home, Country Health, to help with the Tornado Relief Effort. If you would like to help contribute please drop off your items at the hospital front entrance, 1120 N. Melvin St., Gibson City, IL


  • Illinois Rural Health Association Join Rep. Harms to Honor Local Docs

    Nov 18, 2013

    Friends, family, colleagues and local dignitaries gathered at a reception at the Railside Golf Course hosted by Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services (GAHHS) to honor Drs. Hagan, Price and Spangler for their dedicated service toward improving healthcare in rural communities. The doctors were selected by the Illinois Rural Health Association (IRHA) to receive the 2013 Rural Physicians...


  • GAHHS Baby Central On Ci Living

    Nov 18, 2013

    GAHHS Director of OB Department, Dawn Merkle was on Ci Living Friday.  Check out her segement on Ci Living by clicking the picture.  She talked with Heather about the GAHHS Lactation Consultant and our up coming plans.

     


  • GAH Auxiliary Announces Love Lights a Tree 2013

    Nov 1, 2013

    The Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) Auxiliary, in conjunction with the GAH Foundation is sponsoring the ninth annual Love Lights a Tree fund-raiser to support Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS). Last year’s campaign raised over $10,000 and this year the Auxiliary is hoping to surpass that amount. Funds generated from Love Lights a Tree will be used to improve patient care...


  • Three GAHHS Physicians to Receive the 2013 Rural Physician of Excellence Award

    Oct 31, 2013

    On Monday, November 11, 2013, at 7:00pm, three Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) physicians will be honored by the Illinois Rural Health Association (IRHA) at the Railside Golf Club in Gibson City. GAHHS Family Practice Physicians David Hagan, M.D., Mark Spangler, M.D. and Orthopaedic Surgeon William Price, M.D. will be presented with the 2013 Rural Physician of Excellence...


  • GAH Cosmedics on Ci Living for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Oct 16, 2013

     

    GAH Cosmedic Surgeon Dr. Chad Tattini and three of his patients, who are sisters, were on Ci Living yesterday talking about the importance of getting tested and breast reconstruction.  To watch their segment, click on the picture or the link below.

     

    http://www.illinoishomepage.net/story/latest-in-breast-cancer-with-gibson-area-hospital/d/story/DUBau3NtskSZsW4tPE7dMg

     


  • Taking Care of You: Powerful Tools for Caregiving

    Oct 16, 2013

    Taking Care of You: Powerful Tools for Caregiving is a six class program that provides family caregivers with the tools to increase their own self-care and their ability and confidence to handle difficult situations, emotions, and decisions. The program is offered to family caregivers of an adult loved on or parents of a special needs child. There is No Cost to participate in this program....


  • GAHHS Personnel Committee Raises Money for School Fund Drive

    Oct 16, 2013

    In August, the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) Personal Committee held its semi-annual Mid-Week Pick Me Up contest. During these contest employees bring dishes or deserts for others to taste and judge for a small fee. The August Mid-Week Pick Me Up raised $200 for the Bob & Grace Hanley School Fund Drive. Grace Hanley stated, “Because of the Hospital’s help...


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