Pennsylvania State Employees Information: WGH & Quest Diagnostics

By George Lilja
October 16, 2017 Category: General

Pennsylvania State Employees Information Warren General Hospital, through a cooperative effort with ACL/Quest Diagnostics, is now able to provide laboratory services to Pennsylvania State Employees and Retirees enrolled in the Aetna PEBTF PPO program. Pa State Employees, families and retirees participating in the Highmark PPO insurance program are in-network at Warren General. Pa State Employees, families and retirees participating in the Aetna Custom HMO insurance program are out of network at Warren General. However, you can now have your lab work drawn at Warren General through the Quest draw site. Your tests will be done by a Quest laboratory and billed at in-network rates. Employees needing lab work can go to the Warren General Hospital registration area as always. A few notes: You will need to have your insurance card with you. Your insurance information must be sent to Quest Diagnostics with your specimen to avoid out of network costs. You will be asked to complete

WGH Auxiliary Boston Coffee Cake Sale

By George Lilja
October 10, 2017 Category: General

Auxiliary Boston Coffee Cake Sale The Warren General Hospital Auxiliary is pleased to once again offer the Boston Coffee Cakes - just in time for Holiday gift-giving. Auxiliary Board members will be selling 24 ounce coffee cakes for $15.00 each in the WGH Outpatient Lobby on Friday, November 3, 2017 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Treat yourself and family and friends to the scrumptious flavors of Cinnamon Walnut, Caramel Apple, Raspberry Cinnamon, or Lemon Poppy. Or maybe you fancy the 2 lb. package of two Blueberry Loaf Cakes. These cakes make lovely gifts and freeze very well for up to six months! You can pre-order by contacting Debbie Gray at 814-723-4973 ext.1835 and pay when you pick-up your order on November 3rd. Both cash and personal checks will be accepted for payment. WGH Auxiliary appreciates your support that enables us to assist with the needs of our local hospital.

WGH voted Reader's Choice Favorite in WTO Newspaper

By George Lilja
September 28, 2017 Category: General

Congratulations! To Warren General Hospital for getting voted the 2017 Warren Times Observer newspaper Readers Choice Favorite in 2017. Also, congratulations to our WGH Rehabworks Department voted the best Physical Therapy Center and WGH Home Healthcare Department being voted favorite Home Healthcare Agency Runner-Up. Warren Medical Groups Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner Jenafer McKown was voted favorite as well. Thank you, Warren Community, for your continued support of our mission and vision at Warren General Hospital!

Lonnie Heeter, CRNP WMG Now Accepting Patients

By George Lilja
September 22, 2017 Category: General

Lonnie Heeter, CRNP WMG now accepting patients at 103 St. Clair Street, Warren, PA 16365. Call (814) 723-1212 for an appointment.

Walk In Care Service now in Youngsville

By George Lilja
September 21, 2017 Category: General

Warren General Hospital has expanded its Walk-In Care Service to included Youngsville, PA now. Hours are Noon - 4:00 pm (No appointments needed) Mon/Tues/Wed Location: Youngsville Medical Building 400 East main Street Youngsville, PA

Donnie and Tonya Rosie testimony

By George Lilja
July 19, 2017 Category: General

We had all four of our children at Warren General Hospital. We had a good experience and we have recommended the hospital to our friends who are expecting children. It was a great environment and we had a good relationship with the staff. We didnt feel like a number and they seemed happy to help and made us feel a part of the decision process in a relaxed setting. ~ Donnie Tonya Rosie Donnie attended the MMR School of Discipleship program 2000-2002, works as the Marketing Director for Miracle Mountain Ranch in Spring Creek, PA.In 2010 he graduated with Bachelors of Science in Business at Edinboro University of PA. Tonya teaches several history classes online for The Potters School, and is busy with three young boys. She is a 2005 graduate of Malone University with a degree in Integrated Social Studies, and just finished her Masters Degree in Middle and Secondary Instruction from Edinboro University. They have three sons and one daughter; George, born in December 2010, Cole, born in

Subaru Loves to Care Campaign

By George Lilja
July 14, 2017 Category: General

Together, Leukemia Lymphoma Society and Subaru are spreading hope, love, and warmth to cancer patients through small gestures of hope. LLS and Subaru are donating over 38,000 blankets and messages of hope, written by Subaru customers, to patients across the country, and donate arts crafts kits to children battling cancer. Sean Ellsworth, of Ed Shults of Warren, is pictured here with cancer survivor James Phillips along with Terry Cook, WGH Cancer Center Director. Brenda Bidwell and Angela Austin from the Leukemia Lymphoma Society help deliver the blankets and arts craft kits for children with cancer.

iVantage Health Analytics ranks WGH in 2017 Top 100 Rural Hospitals

By George Lilja
May 03, 2017 Category: General

Warren General Hospital Named National 2017 Top 100 Rural and Community Hospital iVantage Health Analytics index measured the 8 pillars of hospital strength to give Warren General Hospital a high ranking among 4,000 national rural hospitals.

Free Speech and Language Screenings for Children at WGH

By George Lilja
March 10, 2017 Category: General

Free Speech and Language screenings for children offered at Warren General Hospitals RehabWorks Department at the parent/guardians convenience. They are available to any age and the child will be assessed in areas of listening, understanding, and speaking. They are short 15 minute screenings. Children with undiagnosed speech and language deficits have a higher chance of having difficulties in the educational setting later in life. Children are growing and learning very rapidly from birth to 5, which makes early intervention crucial to age-appropriate development. Theresa Cook -- Speech/Language Pathologist at WGH RehabWorks To register for these free screenings contact Theresa Cook, our new Speech/Language Pathologist, at 814-726-4070.

Free Diabetes Education Classes at WGH

By George Lilja
January 31, 2017 Category: General

Diabetes Education Classes are free to the public and will be held the 1st Wednesday of every month from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, in Conference Room C at WGH. The first class is starting on Wednesday Februarys 1st, 2017. Presenters are: Agnes McKenna, Registered Dietitian, Stephanie Dipenti, WGH Staff Pharmacist and Deb Whitton, PTA For more information call Agnes McKenna at: 814-723-4973 extension 1803

RehabWorks adds speech-language pathologist to their team!

By George Lilja
September 26, 2016 Category: General

Theresa Cook joins the team of growing specialist at RehabWorks as a speech-language pathologist. Theresa has experience with the evaluation and treatment of children with various speech and language disorders.

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