Oct 15, 2014
There is so much going on in regards to infectious disease that we want to give you an update of Gibson Area Hospital’s role in keeping our staff, patients, and families safe. Knowledge is power, so I have brought “IC Corner” out of the mothballs so to speak, to keep staff updated regarding the status of potential threats and what we are doing to respond.
The most relevant...
Oct 14, 2014
Michelle Kahle, of Roberts, has received the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) Employee of the Month Award for October.
Michelle, an RN in the Pre-Op Department, joined the GAHHS family just over a year ago. Michelle enjoys her job and loves to take care of the people she under her care.
Michelle and her husband, Bradley, enjoy working in their yard, walking their dog and...
Sep 26, 2014
Recently, GAHHS was awarded two Healthgrades 5-Star Ratings for Outstanding Patient Experience and Hip Fracture Treatment. To celebrate these awards, GAHHS has produced two new commercials showing off our wonderful staff, care and facility. Watch them on WCIA or check them out in our Media Gallery.
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...
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...
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...
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!
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!
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,...
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...