News & Updates

  • Gibson Area Hospital Receives Another 5-Star Rating for Patient’s Satisfaction

    May 15, 2015

    It was recently announced that Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) was one of just 251 U.S. hospitals to receive a five-star rating on patient’s satisfaction from CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services). Of the seven percent of five-star recipients, GAH is the only facility to receive this top honor in the region, which includes Urbana, Bloomington, Normal, Danville, Watseka, Hoopeston...

  • National Hospital Week 2015

    May 13, 2015

    It is National Hospital Week! This week is an annual celebration of hospitals and the men and women who support the health of their communities. It also recognizes the miracles they help to make happen every day, both large and small. Thank you all for everything you do! Check out this video to see how hospitals are working toward that future today…


  • Baby Central RV on Ci Living

    May 12, 2015

    When Ci Living stopped by Gibson City last week Heather Roberts talked with our Baby Central Department about the Baby Central RV and the stops it would be making this year.  Click here to watch the segment.

  • Nurses Week 2015

    May 8, 2015

    During Nurses week, we would like to pay tribute to ALL of the Outstanding Nurses who work for GAHHS !! Our Nurses are Compassionate, Caring, Care Giving, Dedicated, Heroic, but most of all, they are a Blessing to each and every patient, to their co-workers, and to the communities we serve. GAHHS is truly BLESSED to have such GREAT NURSES. THANK YOU for all you do for GAHHS, our patients, and...

  • The Eulogy of Dr. Paul Sunderland by Dr. David Hagan

    Apr 29, 2015

    In January, GAHHS lost Dr. Paul Sunderland, one of our pioneering doctors.  Dr. Sunderland shaped the future of GAHHS and continued to care about the future of our organization until the day he passed.  At his funeral Dr. David Hagan, a great friend and mentee of Dr. Sunderland's, delivered a very touching eulogy.  Click here watch this eulogy.  







  • Kim Kern Selected as GAHHS April Employee of the Month

    Apr 28, 2015

    Kim, a certified Pharmacy Technician, has worked for GAHHS for the past four years. She is also a first responder and certified in CPR. Kim said she enjoys her job as a Pharmacy Tech because she really likes the work she does and enjoys working with her fellow employees in the Pharmacy. “I really enjoy working at [GAHHS] because everyone is friendly and it truly is a good place to...

  • GAH Auxiliary Awards 11 Scholarships at this year Spring Banquet

    Apr 20, 2015

    Scholarship Winner (L to R): Bernadette Strong, Alexis Triplett, Corrie Swenson, Sheila Strickland, Courtney Gramley, Hannah Pruitt, Alexis Brucker, Tessa Pilcher and Mindy Rogers. Missing: Erin Tabor and Abby Selleck. This year the Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) Auxiliary awarded 11 scholarships, three more than the previous year, at their annual Spring Banquet. This year three Verna Buck...

  • Celebrating Volunteer Week 2015

    Apr 16, 2015

    THANK YOU to all of the wonderful Gibson Area Hospital volunteers who devote their time and talents to enhance the patient experience, inspire our employees, and support the GAH mission! According to Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service: National Volunteer Week, April 12-18, 2015, is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out...

  • New OB Department and Surgery Recovery Suites on Ci Living

    Apr 8, 2015

    Recently, Heather Roberts from Ci Living stopped by Gibson Area Hospital to check out our brand new OB Department and Medical/Surgical Suites.  Click the pictures below to watch each segment.






  • Diagnostic Ultrasound for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Now Available at GAH

    Mar 31, 2015

    Dr. Kerber demonstrates the non-invasive diagnostic procedure, gliding the ultrasound transducer over the patient’s wrist as he watches the screen for images that may indicate the presence of carpal tunnel syndrome. Based on the results of a recent study demonstrating the effectiveness of ultrasound as a diagnostic tool for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), Gibson Area Hospital is now...