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  • Wood County Hospital's Community Wellness Day

    June 16, 2016

    Area residents are invited to take a positive step toward improving their health by participating in Wood County Hospital's Community Wellness Day on Thursday, June 16, 2016 from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

  • Dr. Terrence Fodnessy is Welcoming New Patients

    May 10, 2016

    New Doctor, Terrence Fondessy has joined Bowling Green Family Care Center and is taking new patients.

  • Wood County Hospital Receives HealthGrades Recognition

    May 10, 2016

    Wood County Hospital Receives the Outstanding Patient Safety Excellence Award and the Outstanding Patient Experience Award.

  • Wood County Hospital Offers New Cutting Edge Laser Cataract Surgery

    April 25, 2016

    The new LenSx laser allows the surgeon to achieve superior outcomes compared to manual cataract surgery.

  • The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital Achieves National Re-accreditation

    March 23, 2016

    The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital Achieves National Re-accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program. Bowling Green, Ohio area center meets all criteria as a Comprehensive Center according to national quality standards established to deliver safe, high quality bariatric patient care.

  • Wood County Hospital Earns Quality Respiratory Care Recognition in National Program

    February 29, 2016

    Wood County Hospital has earned Quality Respiratory Care Recognition (QRCR) under a national program aimed at helping patients and families make informed decisions about the quality of the respiratory care services available in hospitals.

  • Dr. Robert Lavey Appointed to American Cancer Society East Central Divison Board of Directors

    February 04, 2016

    The American Cancer Society announced the appointment of Robert S. Lavey, M.D., M.P.H of Perrysburg, OH to the 2016 East Central Division of American Cancer Society Board of Directors.

  • Walk With a Doc Program Scheduled for Nov. 14

    November 05, 2015

    Wood County Hospital will host its' Walk With a Doc walking program on Saturday, Nov.14, 2015 at 9 a.m. Walkers will enjoy a refreshing and rejuvenating walk with Dr. Michael Lemon, medical director of Wood Health Company, and other healthcare professionals, who will provide support to the walkers and answer questions during the walk.

  • Hospital to Sponsor Program on Distracted Driving

    October 01, 2015

    Parents and their teen drivers are invited to attend an interactive program on Distracted Driving on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at Wood County Hospital from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Program attendees will be able to experience the effects of Distracted Driving through the use of a simulator. A panel of presenters will provide sobering statistics and heartfelt stories of the costs of distracted Driving. To register call 419-354-8887.

  • Hospital Announces Walk with a Doc Program

    September 21, 2015

    Wood County Hospital will host its' first "Just Walk TM" Walk with a Doc walking program on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at Wood County Hospital. Join Family Practice physician Nicholas Espinoza, DO and other people looking to improve their health for a walk around the Wood County Hospital campus. While you walk at your own pace, you'll have the opportunity to have questions answered by Dr. Espinoza.

  • Wood County Hospital to Offer Low Cost Blood Screenings at Community Wellness Day

    September 08, 2015

    Area residents are invited to take a positive step toward improving their health by participating in Wood County Hospitalís Community Wellness Day on Friday, October 16, 2015 from 6:00 to 11:00 a.m. The event will offer a wide variety of low cost and free health screenings such as a comprehensive fasting blood test and vascular screenings for early detection of vascular disease. In addition, various free screenings and educational information will provide participants with an overview of their general health.

  • WCH to Present Women's Health Program on the Power of Positivity

    August 25, 2015

    On Thursday, September 17, 2015 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m., Wood County Hospital will present The Power of Positivity as part of its Positively Pink Women's Health program series. The free program will take place in the Wood County Hospital meeting rooms.

  • Wood County Hospital Named a 2015 Most Wired Hospital

    July 09, 2015

    Wood County Hospital was named a 2015 Most Wired Hospital in the 17th annual HealthCare's Most Wired TM survey, released today by the American Hospital Association's Health Forum and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME).

  • Wood County Hospital Emergency Department Receives Donations for Sexual Assault Examination Program

    July 01, 2015

    The Wood County Hospital Emergency Department recently received two donations that will be used to improve the departmentís sexual assault examination process; a swab dryer and new clothing for assault victims.

  • Three Nurses Win Top Honors

    May 11, 2015

    Three Wood County Hospital nurses received the Nurse Excellence Award on May 4, 2015 as part of the hospital's 2015 National Nurses Week observance. The winners were: Jodie Wint, RN for the Traditional Nurse category; Christine Wulff, RN for the Non-Traditional Nurse category; and Lori Tuck, RN, for the Leadership category. Now in it's fifth year, the Nurse Excellence Award is given annually to a nurse who is nominated by her peers, manager, or a physician.

  • Hospital to Present Program on Personal Safety and Self Defense

    May 04, 2015

    Wood County Hospital and the Bowling Green Police Division are sponsoring a free Personal Safety and Self Defense Class on Thursday, May 14 from 5:30. to 9 p.m. at Wood County Hospital.

  • Wood County Hospital Signs Up for Commonwell Services

    March 31, 2015

    Wood County Hospital has signed up to use CommonWell Health Alliance services to enable healthcare providers to see patient health data from outside organizations within its Cerner electronic health record (EHR). Patients who receive care at its facility will be able to give their doctors and nurses access to medical records from outside health care organizations that participate in CommonWell.

  • Medication Safety Review Program Scheduled for April 9th

    March 23, 2015

    The Wood County Hospital Pharmacy Department is hosting a free Medication Safety Review program on Thursday, April 9 from 9 to 11 a.m.

  • Women's Care to Host Community Open House

    March 12, 2015

    Women's Care of Wood County is hosting a community open house on Sunday, March 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. at their brand new facility located at 1214 Ridgewood Drive in Bowling Green. Bring a friend and join us. Enter to win a Kindle and a host of other prizes.

  • Wound Healing Center Observes its 6th Anniversary with a Community Open House

    January 27, 2015

    The Wound Healing Center (WHC) is celebrating its 6th year in operation at Wood County Hospital on Friday, January 30, 2015 with a community open house from 2-4:30 p.m. Attendees with have an opportunity to meet the physicians and staff, tour the facility which includes two Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers, and win prizes. Free refreshments will be served. The Center is located in the Rehabilitation Services Building at 1037 Conneaut Ave., Suite 207. The phone number is (419) 373-7680.

  • Hospital Collaboration Forms New Partnership

    January 20, 2015

    Eight hospitals in Northwest Ohio have formed Vantage Healthcare of Ohio, LLC in order to develop ways to improve care and efficiency. Vantage will enable its members to create new services, reduce costs, and provide easier access to healthcare in their local communities.

  • Wood County Hospital to Present Program on Osteoporosis

    January 01, 2015

    As part of its Health Matters Lecture Series, Wood County Hospital is presenting a program on Osteoporosis with family physician David Barnes, M.D. on Tuesday, January 29, 2015 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the hospital meeting rooms. Dr. Barnes will discuss ways mature adults can improve upon their bone health. The program is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Call 419-354-8887 or register online at

  • Dr. Lavey Answers Cancer Screenings, Diagnosis and Treatment on Web Broadcast

    November 06, 2014

    Robert Lavey,M.D., MPH, radiation oncologist at the Maurer Family Cancer Center at Wood County Hospital appeared on web chat on November 5, 2015. Dr. Lavey addressed viewers questions about cancer screenings, diagnosis and treatment.

  • Program offered for Back Pain Sufferers

    October 27, 2014

    Back pain is a major health issue in the United States, but there are now many treatment options available to those who suffer from pain.

  • Wood County Hospital Welcomes Hany Jacob, M.D.

    October 26, 2014

    Wood County Hospital welcomes Board Certified Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialist Hany Jacob, MD, FCCP, D, ABSM.

  • Campaign donation results in WCH Cancer Care Center being named for the Maurer family

    September 15, 2014

    Sept. 16, 2014, Bowling Green, OH--The new Cancer Care Center at Wood County Hospital has been named the Maurer Family Cancer Care Center in recognition of the family's recent half-a-million dollar donation to the facility.

  • Jim Shock, Point of Care Coordinator to Retire

    September 01, 2014

    Jim Shock, Point of Care Coordinator in the Laboratory is retiring from Wood County Hospital on September 2, 2014 following a 41 year career.

  • Hospital Sports Trauma Clinic Now Open

    August 27, 2014

    The Hospital Sports Trauma Clinic now open every other saturday between 8:30-9:30am during the school year.

  • Falcon Health Center Celebrates 1 Year

    August 24, 2014

    Falcon Health Care Staff, Physicians, Administration and patients celebrated the Center's first anniversary on Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

  • Wood County Hospital Welcomes Evan McBeath, M.D.

    August 05, 2014

    After an extensive nationwide search, Wood County Hospital is pleased to welcome Evan McBeath, M.D., Ear, Nose and Throat specialist to the medical staff effective August 11, 2014.

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