The Wabash Skilled Care closed its doors on January 15. Located on the 3rd floor of Wabash County Hospital, residents of Skilled Care utilize the facility for anything from a short-term stay for rehabilitation following surgery or illness or as their permanent home. Wabash Skilled Care opened in 1990 and was managed by an outside company. When that company decided … Read More »
It gives me great pleasure to announce that Michele Meredith has joined the WCH staff as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Michele passed her certifying exam on Jan. 4 and is eager to begin seeing patients alongside Grace Stanley, RN, FNP, in Wabash Family Medicine. She will be supervised by Dr. Maria Cuda. Michele began her career at Wabash County Hospital … Read More »
HELP! Our Red Cross Representative called today and stated that the Red Cross is in dire need of Type O Blood. So please, please, please consider donating blood on Wednesday, January 9 at WCH. As a healthcare facility, let’s pull together for a good cause! Call our Human Resources dept. today to schedule a time to donate, 260.569.2327.
Congratulations to the following winners of the Wabash County Hospital Foundation’s 2013 Cash Raffle: $2,000 Early Bird: Carla Thomas $5,000: Linda Konkle $3,000: Paul Edwards $2,000: Jeff Walden $1,000: Dr. Michael Mirro Congrats also to the following Ticket Seller Winners: Sold the $5,000 ticket: Doug Konkle, winning $250; Highest top ticket seller: Debbie England, $200; 2nd Highest Seller: Jody … Read More »
“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived – that is to have succeeded.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson This quote is certainly true for the therapists who make up the Respiratory Team at Wabash County Hospital. Countless men, women, and children have benefited due to our team’s dedicated to help others breathe easier. The Respiratory Therapy … Read More »
Studer Group®, a Gulf Breeze, Florida-based outcomes firm, hosted their 10th annual What’s Right in Health Care® conference on October 10-12 in Nashville, Tennessee, at the beautiful Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center. What’s Right in Health Care® is one of the largest peer-to-peer networking conferences in the nation where attendees receive state-of-the-industry insights from powerhouse keynote speakers, learn best … Read More »
Attention all ghosts, ghouls and goblins and their parents…when you are done trick-or-treating, stop by the Wabash County Hospital and have your candy checked for metal objects. The WCH Radiology Department will X-ray bags of candy from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31. (Trick-or-treating hours in Wabash are from 5 to 8 p.m.) The X-ray will detect metal only. … Read More »
What if there was a fast, painless and easy test that could detect coronary artery disease in its earliest stages? One that is non-invasive, requires no special preparation and can be scheduled at your convenience. Good news…that test does, in fact, exist. Wabash County Hospital is pleased to now offer a cardiac CT scan for calcium scoring. The Heart Score … Read More »