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Friday, July 26, 2013 - 4:05pm
Wooster Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Michael Todd to our team at the OSU Medical Center. Dr. Todd is fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and specializes in shoulder, hip and knee arthroscopic procedures. He will be working alongside Dr. Chicorelli at the OSU medical Center at HealthPoint.   
Monday, May 20, 2013 - 10:13am
Mark Shoup could have literally coined the phrase “back-breaking labor.” For years, the Mansfield resident worked as a brick layer - twisting, turning, bending and lifting. When the rigors of the job finally caught up to him, he discovered he had been living with a broken back for years. Read Mark's story and many others in this year's Spring...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 12:45pm
DEAR FRIENDS, The purpose of this publication is to provide a summary of benefits provided by Wooster Community Hospital. Sometimes, when one is close to an issue, the answer seems obvious – but I realize this may not be the case for all of you. Let me put forth some not-always obvious benefits for you to consider... Bill Sheron Read Mr. Sheron's letter...
Darryl Manley, Rt(R)
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 10:31am
Wooster Community Hospital has named Darryl Manley, Rt(R), the Manager of Cardiovascular Services.  Darryl, who has been the Manager of the Special Procedures and Cath Lab, will continue to hold that responsibility and will now also have management of Cardiovascular Services and Cardiac Rehabilitation. A Radiology Technologist, Darryl has been a part of the Wooster...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 2:20pm
Due to the high incidence of flu, Wooster Community Hospital requests your cooperation with the following:   Don’t visit a patient if you have flu-like symptoms (fever with cough, sore throat, nasal congestion, headache, fatigue, body aches, vomiting or diarrhea) Please take precautions to prevent the spread of flu: Wash your hands frequently Cover...
IAC Accreditation for Echocardiography
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 9:55am
Wooster Community Hospital has been granted a three-year term of accreditation in Echocardiography in the area of Adult Transthoracic, Adult Transesophageal and Adult Stress by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).   According to the IAC, “Accreditation by the IAC means that Wooster Community Hospital has undergone a thorough review of its...
Women's Choice Award - Best Hospital for Patient Experience in Obstetrics
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 1:28pm
Wooster Community Hospital has received the Women’s Choice Award from WomenCertified® distinguishing it as one of the 2013 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in Obstetrics. The award is based on robust criteria that include female patient satisfaction measurements as well as clinical excellence considerations.  WomenCertified represents the collective...
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Monday, December 17, 2012 - 11:35am
In January 2013 Wooster Community Hospital will open a brand new concept for our community, the Transitional Care Unit, or TCU.  The hospital now will provide a full spectrum of rehabilitative services -- a continuity of care designed to help individuals recover and, according to their needs, to make the best possible transition to independent living, home and...
Presentation by CEO Bill Sheron
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 4:08pm
Leadership Wooster's 2012-2013 Class visited Wooster Community Hospital as part of the group's "Health and Wellness Day" on December 5th.  The hospital provided breakfast to the 35 class participants, which was followed by a presentation from Wooster Community Hospital CEO Bill Sheron on healthcare reform, Medicare and Medicaid, commercial insurance...
Diabetes Care at Wooster Community Hospital
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 11:03am
“Nearly 26 million Americans suffer from diabetes, and a third of those don’t even realize it,” said Carol Inkrott, dietitian and certified diabetes educator at Wooster Community Hospital. Another 79 million have prediabetes, a condition that not only puts them at risk of developing full-blown diabetes but also signifies that damage to blood vessels and...