News & Updates

  • October is Depression Awareness Month

    Oct 2, 2015

    Contributed by Vicki Angstmann, MAC GAH Geriatric Behavioral Services October is Depression Awareness Month which brings attention to the causes, symptoms, and treatment of depression. Everyone feels sad, blue, and even lonely at times. It is not uncommon to experience feelings of sadness for a few days. However, when these feelings linger for weeks and months, these blue days can actually be...

  • Baby Central RV visits Gibson City Harvest Fest on October 10th

    Oct 2, 2015

    The Baby Central RV is making its final stop for the season at the Gibson City Harvest Fest on October 10th. The RV has made the rounds at events throughout the summer to provide families with a clean, private place to change and nourish their little ones. For breastfeeding moms, the RV was a supportive sanctuary, with the universal symbol of breastfeeding posted at the RV entrance as an...

  • GAH Designated as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital

    Sep 10, 2015

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services CEO, Rob Schmitt, is proud to announce that as of August 10, 2015, Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) will be recognized as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital (ESRH) by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH). This designation identifies hospitals capable of providing emergent stroke care and directs EMS to transport possible acute stroke patients to...

  • Doctor to speak at next Ford-Iroquois Extension Ag Breakfast

    Aug 27, 2015

    Courtsey of the Paxton Record: Dr. Donald Reese, a family practice physician for Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services, will be the featured speaker at the University of Illinois Extension’s next Ford-Iroquois Extension Ag Breakfast, set for 7 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the UI Extension office in Onarga. The event is free and open to the public, and breakfast is provided....

  • Donald Reese, M.D. Joins Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services

    Aug 26, 2015

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) recently recruited Donald Reese, MD, to begin seeing patients at the Paxton Clinic. Dr. Reese specializes in Family Medicine with Maternity Care and is also Board Certified and Fellowship Trained. He is seeing patients at the Paxton Clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm. Dr. Reese, a native Coloradan,...

  • Congressman Kinzinger visits Gibson Area Hospital

    Aug 17, 2015

    Congressman Adam Kinzinger (center) visited Gibson Area Hospital Monday afternoon. Pictured during the visit are (left to right) GAHHS Board of Directors Treasurer Tracy Epps, GAHHS CEO Rob Schmitt, Congressman Kinzinger, GAHHS Chief Operating Officer and Chief Clinical Officer Robin Rose, GAHHS Board of Directors member and GAHHS Chief Medical Officer Dr. David Hagan and GAHHS Board of...

  • GAHHS Welcomes Jason Ye, M.D. and Donald Reese, M.D.

    Aug 3, 2015

    Jason Ye, M.D. Donald Reese, M.D. Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services is excited to announce the addition of two new doctors Jason Ye, M.D. and Donald Reese, M.D. to the ever growing GAHHS family. Dr. Ye joins our GAH Orthopaedic team of exceptional surgeons and staff. Dr. Ye is seeing patients out of the GAH Orthopaedic Clinic...

  • 2015 Gibson Area Hospital Foundation Golf Outing

    Jul 21, 2015

    The rain may have delayed this year’s outing by a week, but that didn't stop us from having a wonderful time for a great cause. Thank you to all the golfers who were able to participate and for those who weren't able to make the rain date, we hope to see all of you next year. A huge thank you goes out to all of our wonderful sponsors and volunteers. Without all of your help and support we...

  • Dr. Geada and Anne-Marie Richmond Seeing Patients at New Gibson Area Medical Clinic

    Jul 15, 2015

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) is excited to announce that Dr. Omar Geada and Certified Physician Assistant Anne-Marie Richmond have formally joined the GAHHS team. Dr. Geada and Anne-Marie Richmond, PA-C, are now seeing patients at the Gibson Area Medical Clinic’s new location, #8 Doctors Park in Gibson City. “GAHHS continues to...

  • Golf Outing Postponed Until July 16, 2015

    Jul 8, 2015

    Unfortunately, due to the weather we are going to have to postpone our “Fore…. The Hospital" Golf Outing and Steak Dinner until Thursday, July 16, 2015.   We hope you can join us and thank you for supporting the Foundation!