Community members are invited to join the Senior Life Solutions program staff at Harrison County Community Hospital for an open house to celebrate their five-year anniversary. The open house will take place on Tuesday, October 24 from 8:30 to 9:30 am at the Senior Life Solutions building at the southeast side of the hospital, 2600 Miller Street in Bethany.
Harrison County Community Hospital recently presented a $1,000 donation to Bethany Parks and Recreation to support the renovation of Babe Adams Field. The Parks department is raising funds to pay for a modern infield surface, improved outfield drainage, a new fence and LED lighting. Other improvements will include new player benches, spectator bleachers and sidewalks.
Registration is now open for Harrison County Community Hospital’s eighth annual Hospital Hill Fun Run & Walk, which will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017. The Fun Run & Walk offers 1-mile and 2.5-mile routes through Bethany, both beginning at the hospital (2600 Miller Street in Bethany). The event is not a timed race.
Area residents will begin seeing a new van traveling the county’s roads, bringing a vital service to disabled individuals who do not have access to transportation to their medical appointments. Harrison County Community Hospital recently began transporting patients in a new wheelchair-accessible courtesy van donated by the HCCH Foundation.
Fifty-eight golfers enjoyed a day of golf at the Bethany Country Club on July 14 while also raising funds to help purchase a new wheelchair-accessible van for Harrison County Community Hospital.
Harrison County Community Hospital Auxiliary volunteers recently donated 19 custom-designed patient communication boards for use in the hospital’s inpatient rooms.
During a special meeting on June 9, the Harrison County Community Hospital District board of directors appointed Christina (Tina) Gillespie as the organization’s chief executive officer, a position she had held on an interim basis since January 31.
Harrison County Community Hospital Foundation will host its ninth benefit golf tournament at the Bethany Country Club on Friday, July 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tournament will award $2,100 in prize money over three flights, and golfers have a chance to win $25,000 and other prizes for a hole-in-one.
Harrison County Community Hospital observed National Hospital Week, May 7-13, by celebrating its employees and giving back to the community. “National Hospital Week is a celebration of people,” said Tina Gillespie, interim CEO of the hospital. “We’re extremely proud of each member of our staff, and we recognize the important role they play in extending a sense of trust to our patients and our communities.”
Harrison County Community Hospital was notified on April 17 that it had been designated a Level III Stroke Center, the culmination of a year’s preparation involving a multidisciplinary team drawn from across the hospital.