Jun 12, 2013
Pat Vail has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) June Employee of the Month.
While Pat has only been a part of the GAHHS Housekeeping family for the past five years, she has called Gibson City "home" her entire life. She draws pride in the fact that she graduated a Greyhound and works at the hospital.
"I enjoy coming to work each day because of all the...
Jun 11, 2013
To all who are involved in my care:
Last month when I received the "Heroes in Long Term Care" award, I was going to say something, but I chickened out. The truth is that I’ve always written better than I spoke (some would say that’s not much), and I have a message for all of you.
The truth is that I’ve been extremely happy since I moved into the Annex. I remember several...
Jun 10, 2013
Going us Tuesday June, 18th at the Moyer District Library for "Back Pain Management" presented by Paul Naour, M.D.
Jun 3, 2013
Over 600,000 adolescent babysitters have graduated from the medically-accurate program which instills students with confidence as they learn how, why and where injuries can happen so they can be prevented.
May 24, 2013
Dianna L. McMurry is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Healthcare as a result of her role as Controller with Gibson Area Hospital.
Dianna specializes in the areas of Healthcare Financial Management and Accounting. She is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association; Relay for Life; as well as St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
May 13, 2013
The Rural Health Quality Award recognizes any individual, organization or group that has made significant contributions to the quality or safety of rural Americans. Nominee criteria includes evidence of improved outcomes or increase in health status indicators. Factors considered include number of rural Americans impacted, demonstration of measurable improvement, innovative approach to quality...
May 11, 2013
Ken Kulow has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) May Employee of the Month.
For the past nine years Ken, a Hazmat/Decon Coordinator and Courtesy Cart Driver, has been an integral part of the GAHHS family. He is originally from Hubbard, Iowa, but has spent a large part of his life in Paxton.
Ken said he enjoys his job because of all the diverse people he get...
May 8, 2013
Wednesday & Thursday
Due to scheduling conflicts, we are announcing 4 winners today of our Nursing Excellence Awards! Congratulations to Arlys Carmien, Jenna Hoff, Manuela Medina, and Colleen Sorenson!
Arlys Carmien, RN in Pre-Op, is one of those nurses who makes you smile, simply by being around her. According to who nominated her, Arlys is an "excellent teacher" with a calm, kind...
May 3, 2013
Dr. Chris Dangles stopped by Ci Living with Dr. Gregory Delost and Mike Warner, two Total Hip Replacement patients, to talk about the Anterior Approach and how this approach lets patients leave the hospital the next day unassisted.
Click the Video below to watch their segment and visit our Media Gallery to watch Dr. Delosts and Mike's full videos.
May 1, 2013
Adam Elder has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) April Employee of the Month.
Adam, a lifetime resident of Gibson City, has been a part of the GAHHS Family for the past 11 years and is currently the EMS Operations Coordinator. He has both a Bachelor’s Degree from Illinois State University in Criminal Justice and a Master’s Degree in Patient Safety...