During the November 20, 2018 Greene County General Hospital’s Board of Trustee meeting, the board approved, in a unanimous vote, to acquire new ultrasound equipment. The equipment adds additional ultrasound units to GCGH’s departments as well as provides an upgrade from the current ultrasound technology. The equipment includes two new “Resona 7” Mindray units for the Radiology Department, a portable “TE7” Mindray unit for the Surgical Department and a portable “TE7” Mindray unit for the … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Board of Trustees Approve Acquiring New Ultrasound Equipment
Denise Collins wins DAISY Award and Jenifer Reed wins PETAL Award Nurses at Greene County General Hospital are being honored with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nursing. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. Employees outside of nursing staff are also being honored with the PETAL Award for exceptional service. Denise Collins, RN, who works in the hospital’s Infusion Center unit, was the DAISY Award … [Read more...] about Extraordinary Employees Recognized at Greene County General Hospital
Greene County Home Healthcare, a department of Greene County General Hospital, will no longer provide services. During the September Board of Directors meeting, the Greene County Home Healthcare board voted to discontinue operations due to a strategic business decision. The last day of patient care is scheduled for November 30, 2018. The Greene County Home Healthcare Board of Directors include Rae Della Craves, Jenny Crites, Beth Gillan, Kristin Crynes and April Settles. GCGH is committed … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Announces Discontinuing Services through Greene County Home Healthcare.
Greene County General Hospital has partnered with an opioid treatment program through Western Indiana Recovery Services located in Terre Haute, IN to present a town hall meeting to be held on September 20, 2018 at Greene County General Hospital. The town hall, featuring a panel from the Hamilton Center, will discuss the opioid crisis and how it’s effecting lives in our community. The meeting, scheduled for September 20, 2018, will be held in the Violet Newton Conference room at Greene County … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Partners with Western Indiana Recovery Services to Present Town Hall Meeting Discussion Opioid Crisis
Greene County General Hospital is thrilled to announce a partnership with the faith-based air ambulance organization, Grace on Wings. Grace on Wings, based in Indianapolis, is a nonprofit organization that provides cost-effective transportation of medical patients in the United States via aviation. The GCGH and Grace on Wings partnership stems from GCGH’s Medical Director of Emergency Services, Michael Gamble, MD also serving as the Medical Director for Grace on Wings. In this role, Dr. Gamble … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Announces Partnership with Grace on Wings
Due to recent real estate transactions, Greene County General Hospital and Greene County General Hospital Foundation (GCGHF) needed to move approximately 500 boxes to another facility. During the preparation for the move GCGH Foundation Director Kyle Cross contacted Wabash Valley Correctional Facility (WVCF) to see if an offender work crew could assist with the move. Lieutenant Petty coordinated the event by generating the required documents and obtaining the necessary approval. In a day’s … [Read more...] about WVCF Teams Up with the Greene County General Hospital Foundation