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 Medical Center’s Inpatient Pediatric Unit.
Holzer Assisted Living – Gallipolis recently held its Annual Senior Prom for all residents. Students from Buckeye Hills Career Center assisted with the event and a good time was had by all in attendance. Holzer Assisted Living provides spacious private apartments in several styles, each with private bathrooms. The apartments are carpeted, and furnishings are…Details
Holzer Hospice is planning for its annual bereavement camp for children who have suffered a loss. The one-day camp, entitled Camp Courage, will be held on Saturday, June 17, 1pm to 8pm, at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp, 1362 Jackson, Ohio. The camp provides an environment where children, ages 6 to 16, are able to come…Details
Holzer recently recognized its graduating medical students. Students and attendees enjoyed dinner and an awards ceremony in the Davis Family Education and Conference Center at Holzer Gallipolis. Holzer 2017 Medical School Graduates include Jennifer Hatfield, Internal Medicine, Andrea Merry, Pediatrics, Leslee Rice, Family Medicine, Adrienne Roarke, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Jennifer Smith, Intern Year, and…Details
Holzer is proud to donate an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for the Christ Episcopal Church in Point Pleasant, WV. An AED is a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias in a patient, and is able to treat them through the application of electrical therapy, which stops the arrhythmia, allowing the heart…Details
Recently, Holzer received the “Maternity Best Practice Award” for the “Ban the Bag” pledge at the Ohio Lactation Consultant’s Annual Breastfest Conference. During this event, 64 Ohio Hospitals were recognized for their efforts to discontinue the distribution of free formula giveaway bags that undermine breastfeeding support for our mothers and babies. This action places the…Details