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Erin Bender Ransom Joins HealthPoint staff
Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 10:59am
Wooster Community Hospital’s HealthPoint facility is pleased to announce the addition of Erin Bender Ransom, DPT, to the HealthPoint staff. Erin Bender Ransom is a Wooster High School graduate who received her Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from Kent State University in 2007, and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Indianapolis in 2010. Bender...
Cancer Program Receives Award
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 9:00am
This week, the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) presented Wooster Community Hospital with the “Outstanding Achievement Award" trophy. The WCH Cancer Program was previously awarded Accreditation with Commendation by the CoC, and was notified that it had been awareded the Outstanding Achievement Award (OAA), which recognizes the program...
Heart Healthy Exercises
Monday, April 30, 2012 - 2:14pm
The Step-by-Step Stroke Support Group at Wooster Community Hospital will host the free program “Cardiac Rehab & Heart Healthy Exercises” in the hospital auditorium on Tuesday, May 8th, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend and hear speaker Tim Breiner, MS, RCEP, Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist, speak about heart healthy exercises and the...
American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Company
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 1:39pm
Wooster Community Hospital has been recognized by the American Heart Association as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Company. In a letter to hospital CEO Bill Sheron, Nancy Brown, Chief Executive Officer of the American Heart Association, said, “you have not only recognized the importance of a healthy workplace for your employees but have taken important steps to create a...
Senior Partners
Friday, April 13, 2012 - 11:28am
Senior Partners who attended the April 12th educational dinner program heard a presentation from Chris Vanderzyden, President of Benefit Plans for Whitaker-Myers.  His presentation provided an overview of Medicare Parts A, B, & D, Medicare Supplement Plans, Medicare Advantage Options, and Enrollment Periods. Senior Partners is a free program sponsored by Wooster...
Wooster Community Hospital Volunteer Services
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 4:27pm
Volunteers are needed for several workdays at Wooster Community Hospital’s GreenPoint Garden.  The first is a strawberry planting session on April 14th.  We also need people to weed and do general gardening on your own schedule.  Or, if you can commit half a day a week please join our jolly harvest crew.  Just want an opportunity to commune with...
WCH Cancer Program receives “Outstanding Achievement Award”
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 2:17pm
The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) has awarded the Wooster Community Hospital Cancer Program its “Outstanding Achievement Award.”  The WCH Cancer Program was previously awarded Accreditation with Commendation by the CoC, but the Outstanding Achievement Award (OAA) recognizes the program further. According to the CoC, “The...
Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 1:04pm
"We Count On You. I believe it was Albert Einstein who said, "Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.” Although Einstein was right, we still do a lot of counting at Wooster Community Hospital (WCH). In part, our counting is a reflection of one of our Board member’s favorite...