News & Updates

  • Corn Belt Shrine Club to host Kid's Day and Circus

    Aug 15, 2011

    On Sunday, August 21 the Corn Belt Shrine Club will hold its Annual “Kid’s Day” event from noon to 3p.m. at Gibson City’s North Park. A parade will kick off the event at 11:30a.m., starting at Third and Church and ending at North Park. At the "Kid’s Day" event everything is just 25 cents. That includes all games, kart rides, hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy,...

  • Check Out GAHHS CEO Rob Schmitt's Interview with the IHITREC

    Aug 12, 2011

    Our CEO, Rob Schmitt, sits down with the Illinois Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center to discuss how our implementation of Electronic Health Records has improved patient care and efficiently within the hospital and our clinics.


    Click here to watch the video in our Media Gallery

  • Win a 3G Kindle from Enlighten Laser Aesthetics

    Aug 10, 2011

    To win a 3G Kindle click the Enlighten Laser Aesthetics link below.  Once on the Enlighten Laser Aesthetics page click “Win a Kindle!” from the left hand menu below the picture. Simply “like” the page and fill out the entry form.  It is that easy!  


    Click Here to go to the Enlighten Laser Aesthetics Page!


  • Karen Zirkle Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month for August

    Aug 9, 2011

    Karen Zirkle has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) August Employee of the Month. Karen, born and raised in Onarga, continues to live there today with her husband Bob. Karen received her associate’s degree in Nursing from Parkland College and has been a Registered Nurse for 20 years. Karen has worked at GAHHS for four years and really likes that Gibson...

  • Benefit Cookout For Alex Faulkner a Good Time

    Aug 4, 2011

    On Friday July 22, the Gibson Area Ambulance Service (GAAS) braved the heat and humidity of the outdoors to host a benefit cookout for Alex Faulkner. The benefit cookout held outside of the Paxton IGA served approximately 170 pork chop meals and helped raised over $800 for Alex Faulkner and his medical cost. “We were very happy with the turn out to the benefit cookout. Alex truly has many...

  • Fore the Hospital Golf Outing Pictures Are Up!

    Aug 4, 2011

    Check out the Gibson Area Hospital Foundation Fore the Hospital Golf Outing pictures by clicking the picture or visit our Media Gallery.  We would also like to thank all of our sponsors and participants for make this another successful golf outing.



  • Community Wellness Center Coming Soon To Paxton!

    Aug 1, 2011

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) will hold an open house for the new Community Wellness Center (CWC) located at 239 N Taft St, in Paxton. The open house will be held on Tuesday September 6, 2011, from 4pm to 7pm. “This open house is a great opportunity for everyone in the community to come and meet the CWC staff and see what we have done with the space,” said Drue...

  • Alex Faulkner Benefit Cookout

    Jul 22, 2011

    When: Friday July 22nd from 4pm-7pm Where: Paxton IGA Why: To raise money for Alex Faulkner and his Family. Alex is a seven year old boy from Paxton who was diagnosed with a cancer in April of 2010. Since then Alex and his family have had to make numerous trips every week to Peoria for Alex to take chemotherapy, have blood transfusions, receive check-ups, etc. 100% of the money...

  • Danielle Ragle Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month for July

    Jul 19, 2011

    Danielle Ragle of Fisher has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) July Employee of the Month. Danielle is originally from Neoga, Illinois, a town an hour and half south of Gibson City. Danielle has always enjoyed being able to help others, which led her to a career in medicine. In 1996 she graduated from the Decatur School of Practical Nursing. Danielle has...

  • GAH Sports Medicine Offers Sports Physicals

    Jul 7, 2011

    GAH Sports Medicine will be offering sports physicals this year at the Blue Ridge High School, the GCMS Middle School, and the PBL Junior High.  The cost is only $25 and no appointments are needed.  For more information call 784-2650 or 379-2500.