News & Updates

  • Glenda Woolever Awarded Hospital Employee of the Month

    Mar 3, 2011

    Glenda Woolever of Saybrook was awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) employee of the month. Glenda has been employed at GAHHS for 36 years and is a cook/dietary clerk. Glenda enjoys working at GAHHS because "I like the people I work with and it is a nice place to work." She also enjoys being with the residents in the Long Term Care unit. In Glenda's spare time she...

  • GAHHS Foundation & Auxiliary Fund Raiser Announced

    Mar 3, 2011

    The Gibson Area Hospital Foundation and the Gibson Area Hospital Auxiliary announce plans for a Spring Fund Raiser. "Everyone's a Star, Come as you are", a Red Carpet Event. The event will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2011 at Railside Golf Course. Arrival and Social Hour start at 6:00 pm. Dinner will be served at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $75 per person, or a table of eight for $500....

  • First Incisionless Surgery to Treat Heartburn in Gibson City, Illinois performed by Dr. Joseph Chung

    Mar 2, 2011

    Gibson City, Illinois, February 16, 2011 – Surgery without an incision is now a possibility. The new Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication procedure, or TIF, using the innovative EsophyX® device for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is now available from Joseph Chung, M.D. at Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services, Gibson City, Illinois. Dr. Chung is the...

  • Lindsy Slade Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month

    Feb 3, 2011

    Lindsy Slade of Paxton was awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Helath Services (GAHHS) employee of the month for January 2011. She was raised in Fisher then moved to Paxton during her junior year in high school. Lindsy has worked as a CNA on the Medical/Surgical floor since April of 2010. Lindsy enjoys working at the hospital because everyone is so friendly and work together as a team. She...