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

    September 16, 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 02, 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 28, 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 25, 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 06, 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.

  • Wood County Hospital Introduces Preschool Program for Children with Autism

    July 16, 2014

    Children's Therapy Services at Wood County Hospital is introducing The Ready Program, a pre-school program for children with autism between the ages of 3 to 5 years.

  • Wood County Hospital Joins 'Safe Sleep is Good4Baby' Campaign

    July 13, 2014

    Wood County Hospital is proud to join the Ohio Hospital Association's statewide initiative - "Safe Sleep is Good4Baby." Ohio has one of the worst infant mortality rates in the nation, ranked 47th with a rate of 7.6 in 2012. every week in Ohio, 3 babies die in unsafe sleep environments. These deaths don't have to happen! Learn why it's safest for baby to follow the ABCs of safe sleep - alone. Back. Crib. Every baby, every sleep!

  • Wood County Hospital Welcomes David P. Barnes, M.D.

    June 13, 2014

    Wood County Hospital welcomes David P. Barnes, M.D., board certified family medicine physician to the medical staff. He will be joining Dr. Tom Wojciechowski and the Wood County Medical Associates practice effective June 23, 2014.

  • Local Wound Care Center Joins Healogics, Inc. to Raise Awareness of Chronic Wounds

    June 04, 2014

    The Wound Care Center at Wood County Hospital, a member of the Healogics network, is participating in the first Healogics National Wound Care Awareness Week from June 2 - June 6.

  • Hospital To Host Program on 'Battling the Middle Age Spread'

    April 29, 2014

    On Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m., Wood County Hospital will present the program 'Battling the Middle Age Spread,' as part of its Positively Pink Women's Health program series. The free program will take place in the hospital meeting rooms.

  • Health Care that's Ready when you are.

    April 25, 2014

    Beginning Monday, May 12, Wood County Hospital's ReadyCare service will move to the Falcon Health Center, 838 E. Wooster Street. The healthcare professionals at the new ReadyCare at Falcon Health Center provide treatment for minor ailments and injuries that need prompt attention, but don't require a visit to the emergency room.

  • Hospital to Sponsor Kids Health and Safety Fair

    April 17, 2014

    Wood County Hospital is sponsoring a Kids Health and Safety Fair on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Wood County Fairgrounds Home and Garden Building.

  • The Wood County Hospital Guild Celebrates 60 Years of Service

    March 19, 2014

    An organization of more than 600 men and women committed to the mission of Wood County Hospital and the patients it serves, marked its remarkable 60th anniversary on March 17, 2014.

  • Hospital to Sponsor Lecture on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    February 26, 2014

    As part of its HealthMatters lecture series, Wood County Hospital will sponsor "Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: What Is It...How Do I Control It?"on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The free program will meet at in the Wood County Hospital Meeting Rooms, 950 West Wooster Street.

  • Hospital to Sponsor Multi-Part Series About Alzheimer's Disease

    February 26, 2014

    Wood County Hospital will be sponsoring a multi-part series for people with Alzheimer's or related dementia on Thursdays, March 6, 13, and 20, 2014 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. This free program will meet in the Wood County Hospital Meeting Rooms, 950 West Wooster Street. Please use the Meeting Room Entrance in rear of the hospital.

  • Your Health Information is Just a Click Away

    February 10, 2014

    Individuals who receive services at Wood County Hospital will now be able to obtain their most up-to-date health information through a secure, online patient portal called MyHealthRecord. It provides 24/7 access to the electronic medical record WCH clinicians use to manage and document a patientís healthcare.

  • Hospital to Host Medication Safety Review Program

    December 23, 2013

    On Thursday, January 9, 2014 Wood County Hospital is hosting a free Brown Bag Day: Medication Safety Review program from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the hospital meeting rooms. WCH pharmacist Todd Leopold, PharmD, will give a presentation about medication safety. Community members are invited to bring in all their medications, over-the-counter and herbal products for review by pharmacy students from the University of Findlay.

  • Wood County Hospital to sponsor Ladies Day Out

    October 31, 2013

    Area women are invited to attend Ladies Day Out, a free, half-day women's health program hosted by Wood County Hospital on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The morning will be filled with vital health information of concern to women from the health experts at Wood County Hospital and other medical organizations. Other activities include health screenings, exhibits, refreshments and prizes.

  • Hospital to Present Health Program for Men

    October 14, 2013

    Wood County Hospital is presenting Barbershop Talks, a free men's health and wellness program for those who want to take action to improve the quality of their lives on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.

  • Wood County Hospital Offers Free Mammograms for the Uninsured

    September 30, 2013

    Wood County Hospital, through funding from the Northwest Ohio Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is offering free mammograms for men and women who do not have health insurance and whose income is below 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines.

  • WCH to present women's health program on cancer

    September 12, 2013

    On Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m., Wood County Hospital will present the program, 'Beauty and the Beast: Taming the Threat of Cancer,' as part of its Positively Pink Women's Health program series. The free program will take place in the Wood County Hospital meeting rooms.

  • Falcon Health Open House on August 21, 2013

    August 19, 2013

    Wood County Hospital will host a community Open House on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. for the new Falcon Health Center, a $5 million University health center that will be owned and operated by the hospital and replace the present Bowling Green State University Student Health Services building on campus.

  • Hospital Champions for Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation Recognized

    June 12, 2013

    Wood County Hospital was one of 57 Ohio hospitals that was recognized for increasing organ, eye and tissue donor registration numbers. WCH, along with the other 56 hospitals, were recognized during the 2013 OHA Annual Meeting on June 11, 2013.

  • Nicholas G. Espinoza, DO Named New Falcon Health Center Medical Director

    May 30, 2013

    Nicholas G. Espinoza, D.O., has been named the new Medical Director of Falcon Health Center (FHC), the new $5 million student health center on the campus of Bowling Green State University. The FHC will be operated by Wood County Hospital and replace the present Student Health Services building on campus.

  • Sports physicals offered for Bowling Green and Elmwood High School students

    May 21, 2013

    On Thursday, May 23 at 6 p.m., Wood County Hospital is providing sports physicals for student athletes going into grades nine through 12. The physicals are available only to students who attend Bowling Green or Elmwood High Schools. Cost of the physicals is $15. Interested participants need to obtain paperwork and pay for the physicals at their high schools. For more information, call-419-354-4154.

  • Wood County Hospital to Present Program on Oral Care

    May 14, 2013

    As part of its Health Matters series, Wood County Hospital is presenting "Oral Care: It's a Mouthful with Ryan Phipps, DDS on Tuesday, May 21 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the hospital meeting rooms.

  • Lisa Barndt, RN Awarded 2013 Nurse Excellence Award

    May 10, 2013

    Lisa Barndt, RN in the Obstetrics Department received the 2013 Wood County Hospital Nurse Excellence Award on Friday, May 10.

  • WCH Guild Hosts 2013 Home Tour

    May 09, 2013

    The Wood County Hospital Guild's 2013 Home Tour, will be held Saturday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour, Restorations and Renovations, features six Bowling Green homes that have been remodeled or renovated. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 the day of the tour.

  • Dr. Randy Trimpey Returns to WCH

    May 07, 2013

    We are pleased to welcome back Randy Trmipey, M.D., board certified family physician to the Wood County Hospital medical staff.

  • Driven To Give: Help Support The Center for Child Development at WCH and Test-Drive a Lincoln

    April 18, 2013

    Wood County Hospital employees, their families and friends will have the opportunity on Saturday, May 4 to support The Center for Child Development program at Wood County Hospital simply by test-driving a new Lincoln vehicle.

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