News & Updates

  • Doctor to speak at next Ford-Iroquois Extension Ag Breakfast

    Aug 27, 2015

    Courtsey of the Paxton Record: Dr. Donald Reese, a family practice physician for Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services, will be the featured speaker at the University of Illinois Extension’s next Ford-Iroquois Extension Ag Breakfast, set for 7 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the UI Extension office in Onarga. The event is free and open to the public, and breakfast is provided....

  • Donald Reese, M.D. Joins Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services

    Aug 26, 2015

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) recently recruited Donald Reese, MD, to begin seeing patients at the Paxton Clinic. Dr. Reese specializes in Family Medicine with Maternity Care and is also Board Certified and Fellowship Trained. He is seeing patients at the Paxton Clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm. Dr. Reese, a native Coloradan,...

  • Congressman Kinzinger visits Gibson Area Hospital

    Aug 17, 2015

    Congressman Adam Kinzinger (center) visited Gibson Area Hospital Monday afternoon. Pictured during the visit are (left to right) GAHHS Board of Directors Treasurer Tracy Epps, GAHHS CEO Rob Schmitt, Congressman Kinzinger, GAHHS Chief Operating Officer and Chief Clinical Officer Robin Rose, GAHHS Board of Directors member and GAHHS Chief Medical Officer Dr. David Hagan and GAHHS Board of...

  • GAHHS Welcomes Jason Ye, M.D. and Donald Reese, M.D.

    Aug 3, 2015

    Jason Ye, M.D. Donald Reese, M.D. Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services is excited to announce the addition of two new doctors Jason Ye, M.D. and Donald Reese, M.D. to the ever growing GAHHS family. Dr. Ye joins our GAH Orthopaedic team of exceptional surgeons and staff. Dr. Ye is seeing patients out of the GAH Orthopaedic Clinic...

  • 2015 Gibson Area Hospital Foundation Golf Outing

    Jul 21, 2015

    The rain may have delayed this year’s outing by a week, but that didn't stop us from having a wonderful time for a great cause. Thank you to all the golfers who were able to participate and for those who weren't able to make the rain date, we hope to see all of you next year. A huge thank you goes out to all of our wonderful sponsors and volunteers. Without all of your help and support we...

  • Dr. Geada and Anne-Marie Richmond Seeing Patients at New Gibson Area Medical Clinic

    Jul 15, 2015

    Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) is excited to announce that Dr. Omar Geada and Certified Physician Assistant Anne-Marie Richmond have formally joined the GAHHS team. Dr. Geada and Anne-Marie Richmond, PA-C, are now seeing patients at the Gibson Area Medical Clinic’s new location, #8 Doctors Park in Gibson City. “GAHHS continues to...

  • Golf Outing Postponed Until July 16, 2015

    Jul 8, 2015

    Unfortunately, due to the weather we are going to have to postpone our “Fore…. The Hospital" Golf Outing and Steak Dinner until Thursday, July 16, 2015.   We hope you can join us and thank you for supporting the Foundation!

  • Ross Harden Awarded GAHHS June Employee of the Month

    Jun 22, 2015

    Ross Harden, raised and currently living in Bellflower, was chosen as the Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) June Employee of the Month. Ross has worked for GAHHS for 1-1/2 years and is currently with the Ambulance Department. Ross enjoys his job with GAHHS because he can help people out and all of the great people he works with on nights. Ross and his wife, Danielle, have...

  • Gibson Area Hospital Nurses Week 5k Goes the Extra Mile for FCA Power Camp and GAH Foundation

    Jun 8, 2015

    When nurse leadership decided to celebrate National Nurses Week by partnering with Choose 2 Change to host a 5K Run/2 Mile Walk as a “great way to promote wellness, have fun, and also give back to the community,” according to Kristin Salyards, MSN, RN, Director of Women, Infants, and Children’s Services, she did not realize the impact they would make. With the participation of...

  • GAH Receives 2015 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopedics

    Jun 3, 2015

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 719,000 total knee replacements and 332,000 total hip replacements were performed in 2010. In 2014, The National Osteoporosis Foundation reported that a woman’s risk of hip fracture is equal to her combined risk of breast, uterine and ovarian cancer (NOF 2014, “What Women Need to Know”). The Women’s Choice Award...