News & Updates

  • Mary Meents Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month for December

    Dec 10, 2013

    Mary Meents, Registered Nurse, Certified Lamaze Childbirth Instructor and Teen Pregnancy Specialist, has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) December Employee of the Month. Raised in St. Anne and a current resident of Watseka, Mary began her nursing career in 1992 at Iroquois Memorial Hospital. In retrospect, she recognizes the honor she has had as a nurse to...


  • Kate Rosenbeck, FNP, Joins the GAHHS Family

    Dec 5, 2013

    Family Nurse Practitioner Kate Rosenbeck was born in Russia and at the age of 11 moved to the northwest suburbs of Chicago. She went on to graduate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with her Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts and Science. Kate then continued her education and earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago. During...


  • The Paxton Wellness Center is Moving

    Dec 3, 2013

    Having out grown the space of the current Community Wellness Center in Paxton, GAH will be relocating to 711 E. Pells St. at the beginning of the New Year.  To read the full story in the News-Gazette click here.

     


  • Sylvia Day Awarded GAHHS Employee of the Month for November

    Nov 26, 2013

    Sylvia Day, Director of Quality & Risk & Case Management, has been awarded the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) November Employee of the Month. A native of the Gibson City area, Sylvia graduated as an RN from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and has worked at Gibson Area Hospital for the past 29 years. She has seen GAHHS undergo many changes to help maintain and...


  • Jeans Day for Gifford

    Nov 25, 2013

    Wear Jeans this Wednesday and help support the tornado victims of the Gifford community!  This week’s collection for Jeans Day will be matched by Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services and the Illini Credit Union. 

     

    Please help-- Wear jeans and make a difference!

     

    Jeans Day stickers can be purchase in the Administration Office for $5. 

     


  • Donations for Gifford Tornado Victims

    Nov 19, 2013

    GAHHS Courier, Gloria Jording, is gathering toiletries and supplies to take to the Gifford Nursing Home, Country Health, to help with the Tornado Relief Effort. If you would like to help contribute please drop off your items at the hospital front entrance, 1120 N. Melvin St., Gibson City, IL


  • Illinois Rural Health Association Join Rep. Harms to Honor Local Docs

    Nov 18, 2013

    Friends, family, colleagues and local dignitaries gathered at a reception at the Railside Golf Course hosted by Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services (GAHHS) to honor Drs. Hagan, Price and Spangler for their dedicated service toward improving healthcare in rural communities. The doctors were selected by the Illinois Rural Health Association (IRHA) to receive the 2013 Rural Physicians...


  • GAHHS Baby Central On Ci Living

    Nov 18, 2013

    GAHHS Director of OB Department, Dawn Merkle was on Ci Living Friday.  Check out her segement on Ci Living by clicking the picture.  She talked with Heather about the GAHHS Lactation Consultant and our up coming plans.

     


  • GAH Auxiliary Announces Love Lights a Tree 2013

    Nov 1, 2013

    The Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) Auxiliary, in conjunction with the GAH Foundation is sponsoring the ninth annual Love Lights a Tree fund-raiser to support Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS). Last year’s campaign raised over $10,000 and this year the Auxiliary is hoping to surpass that amount. Funds generated from Love Lights a Tree will be used to improve patient care...


  • Three GAHHS Physicians to Receive the 2013 Rural Physician of Excellence Award

    Oct 31, 2013

    On Monday, November 11, 2013, at 7:00pm, three Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) physicians will be honored by the Illinois Rural Health Association (IRHA) at the Railside Golf Club in Gibson City. GAHHS Family Practice Physicians David Hagan, M.D., Mark Spangler, M.D. and Orthopaedic Surgeon William Price, M.D. will be presented with the 2013 Rural Physician of Excellence...


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