News & Updates

  • Kristin Ishmiel Receives Employee of the Month Award for September

    Sep 19, 2014

    Kristin Ishmiel, of Gilman, has received the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) Employee of the Month Award for September. Kristin, a LPN in the GAH Long-Term Care Annex, joined the GAHHS family just over a year ago, bring with her 24 years of experience she gained from working at the Gilman Healthcare Center. “I love working at GAHHS,” said Kristin. “I...

  • Laura Brinkley Awarded 2014 NAPW Professional Woman of the Year

    Sep 16, 2014

    NAPW honors Laura B. Brinkley,Office Manager at Gibson Orthopedics Pain Treatment & Cardiology, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Brinkley is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in healthcare administration. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National...

  • GAHHS to Provide Free Car Seat Checks

    Sep 10, 2014

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services announced it will conduct a National Seat Check Saturday event on September 20, 2014 at the Gibson Area Hospital Main Entrance. Certified child passenger safety technicians will be on hand from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm to check car seats for proper installation and advise parents and caregivers on how to choose the right car seats and install them properly...

  • Tools for Caregiver's Class set for September 23, 2014

    Sep 10, 2014

    Taking Care of You: Powerful Tools for the Caregiver" starts Tuesday, September 23, 2014.  Anyone, who is either a caregiver of an adult loved one or a parent of a special needs child can benefit from this free program.  There is limited class space, so please sign up soon! 

  • Healthy Living Series Presents: Your Prescrption for Understanding Medications

    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!

  • Gibson Area Hospital Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

    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,...

  • Marie Martin Awarded Employee of the Month for July

    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...

  • “Fore the Hospital” Golf Outing Shines for Silver Anniversary

    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...

  • Hundreds Visit New Project Open Houses

    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...

  • Jesse Jiles Receives GAHHS Employee of the Month Award for June

    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. “I...