Greene County General Hospital is now participating in the American College of Radiology (ACR) Lung Cancer Screening Registry. Participation in the registry is voluntary and allows our imaging facility to compare its lung cancer screening performance to other facilities nationwide. Our doctors and staff can use these objective comparisons to advance our lung cancer screening practice, target specific areas for improvement, implement quality improvement programs, and improve patient … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Participates in ACR Lung Cancer Screening Registry
The Pulse- GCGH News and Updates
Greene County General Hospital is pleased to report that throughout designated dates in May, TeamOrtho’s Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center, along with My Clinics’ providers, provided 530 free sports physicals, good for 2021-2022 school year, to Greene County students at schools and during school hours. To ensure the process was convenient for parents and students, students signed up ahead of the sport’s physical day through their schools. Each of the participating schools; Eastern Greene … [Read more...] about GCGH’s TeamOrtho and My Clinics Provided 530 Free Sports Physicals to Local Students
The next National Take Back Day will be Saturday, April 24, 2021 at Greene County General Hospital from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This event is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired medications, prescription drugs and vaping devices. Participants can drive up to the hospital’s main lobby and a hospital representative will meet them at their vehicle to take the medications. Participants are asked to not leave their vehicles and to wear a mask. According to the … [Read more...] about GCGH To Host Prescription Take Back Day on April 24, 2021
Greene County General Hospital is proud to be recognized by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield with a Blue Distinction® Centers (BDC) for Maternity Care designation, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Racial and ethnic disparities are persistent and widespread across maternal healthcare, primarily driven by socioeconomic status, geographic location, and implicit provider bias. Compared to similarly developed countries such as Canada, Germany, and Australia, the United … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Recognized for Higher Quality in Maternity Care
Greene County General Hospital is thrilled to welcome board-certified OB-GYN, Laurel Walton, D.O., to the GCGH family. Dr. Laurel Walton joins Dr. Douglas Lawson at the My Linton Clinic’s Women’s Health Center located across from the hospital at 1210 N. 1000 W in Linton. Dr. Laurel Walton is a board-certified OB-GYN and Doctor of Osteopathy. Dr. Walton has decades of healthcare experience. She graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center as a Physician Assistant and continued her … [Read more...] about Greene County General Hospital Welcomes Board-Certified OB GYN, Dr. Laurel Walton
Greene County General Hospital will award two (2) scholarships in the amount of $1,036.50 each in memory of Dr. Mathias Mount and Elanor C. Mount, a longtime family practice physician from Bloomfield, and a $500 scholarship in recognition of the Physicians of Greene County. Seniors enrolled in a Greene County high school and interested in pursuing a career in healthcare, are eligible to apply to the Dr. Mathias Mount and Elanor C. Mount scholarships. Seniors enrolled in a Greene County high … [Read more...] about 2021 Scholarship Opportunities!