Holzer Observes Physical Therapy Month

Holzer Health System observes National Physical Therapy Month throughout October. National Physical Therapy Month, celebrated each October, is a nationwide event that seeks to give the public firsthand knowledge about the benefits of physical therapy.  Physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, and physical therapy students across the country host special events such as fitness clinics, fun…

Community Leaders Needed for Chronic Disease and Diabetes Self-Management Programs

Interested in being trained to help your community better manage their chronic disease or diabetes conditions?  The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) is looking for community leaders to assist with facilitating its Chronic Disease and Diabetes Self-Management Classes.  Community, or lay, leaders will continue to support the classes in their individual communities after…

Uptown Clinic, powered by Holzer, Celebrates First Anniversary

Holzer Health System is proud to announce the first anniversary of Uptown Clinic, an outpatient clinic located in uptown Athens, Ohio, providing convenient service for today’s healthcare consumer. Uptown Clinic offers a wide range of preventative and chronic healthcare services. The clinic focuses on students by offering text connections for appointments and follow-up, video capabilities…

Holzer Assisted Living holds proclamation signing

To kick off National Assisted Living Week, Holzer Assisted Living facilities in Gallipolis and Jackson held a proclamation signing at their respective facilities on Monday, September 11. Each location featured a local county commissioner presenting the following proclamation: WHEREAS, residents of assisted living communities are active members of the larger community, offering their knowledge, life…

June Pediatric Fund Sponsors Recognized

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer continues to be supported enthusiastically by area businesses and organizations.  The Pediatric Fund, in existence for over 45 years, has supplied needed toys, equipment and entertainment to the thousands of pediatric patients who have received care on Holzer Gallipolis Inpatient Pediatric Unit.  This month’s sponsors are VFW Post…

Free Vein Screening at Holzer

More than 45 million Americans suffer from venous diseases. Twenty five percent of women and 15 percent of men have the disease, while only 3 percent of these patients have ever been treated. Holzer offers free vein screenings several times a year at our locations. The next screening is scheduled for Monday, June 26 from…