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WOW December Award Winner – Mary Ann Romaker, LPN

The WOW Patient Experience Initiative recognizes team members who engage with... READ MORE >
Judith Knox Behavioral Health Advocate Of The Year Award

Judith Knox Behavioral Health Advocate Of The Year Award

Katie Underwood, RN, Emergency Services director, received the Judith Knox Advocate of the Year Award. The award recognizes an individual who has made an impact in mental health and/or substance abuse advocacy.  Katie has helped transform how...

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Wow Award Year-End Winner

Wow Award Year-End Winner

Since October 2018, a total of 94 team members were nominated for engaging with patients, visitors and employees in exceptional ways, providing a superior level of commitment and reflecting the values of Wood County...

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What is Radiation Therapy?

What is Radiation Therapy?

Dr. Dhaval Parikh explains that radiation therapy is a common form of treatment for cancer and is simply using high energy x-rays. The cells are stuck in the growth phase and the continuous damage is effective at eliminating them. RETURN TO NEWS

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Know Where to Go

Know Where to Go

When you need care... When you are feeling sick or have a serious health situation, there are several options for medical care. Understanding the urgency of your ailment can help you decide when you have a true medical...

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Children and Concussions

Children and Concussions

Concussions, also called mild traumatic brain injuries, are a serious issue and affect millions of children each year. If your child plays sports, you probably know that they are at increased risk. Concussions do not...

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Demand For Skilled Nurses Intensifies

Demand For Skilled Nurses Intensifies

Working in the healthcare industry requires patience, compassion, skill, and dedication. Unfortunately, there has been a growing decline in qualified nursing candidates. Despite this decline, the demand for skilled,...

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