Wilson Health News

Keep Your Students’ Mental Health in Mind

As the kindergarteners have anxiously waited and leapt onto the school bus for the beginning of new adventures, the teenagers hesitantly sulked their way into the classroom, while the seniors proudly marched the hallways as new king and queen bees of the school. While school is back in session for most of the local schools, one group of students tend to get overshadowed after going away to school: college students.

Wilson Health Welcomes New Executive Chef

SIDNEY (August 13, 2015) — Michelle Bridges has been named the new executive chef for Wilson Health. Bridges joins Wilson Health with a multitude of past experience in culinary arts and food service management. Her past culinary experiences and achievements hope to bring a new dimension to Wilson Health.

Construction on Wilson Health Campus in Full Swing

SIDNEY (July 30, 2015) — The Wilson Health campus continues to be under construction as a result of the 48,000 sq. ft. Professional Building expansion set to open in 2016. Starting August 3, Wilson Health will be transforming the main drive entryway to prepare for the opening of the new medical building. 

Frilling Awarded Physician Memorial Scholarship

SIDNEY (July 20, 2015) — Wilson Health recently announced the recipient of the 7th Annual Physician Memorial Scholarship. This year’s scholarship winner is Mark Frilling of Minster.

Itching to Get Outside? Or Just Itchy

Summer is in full swing, as are summer nights full of fairs and festivals, camping, boating, swimming, campfires and fishing. With the large number of rainy days and nights this summer, families are itching to spend more time outside enjoying summer activities.

Wilson Health Welcomes New OB/GYN

SIDNEY (July 14, 2015) – Dr. Carrie Huber, M.D., has joined Wilson Health Medical Group OB/GYN, offering a comprehensive list of obstetric and gynecological healthcare services for women of all ages. She joins the practice of Drs. Cecilia Banga, Kristi Pedler, Julie Ressler, Valerie Schulte and Courtney Slonkosky, as well as certified nurse practitioners, Lisa Pleiman and Cindy Trent.

A Brand New Day: Wilson Memorial Hospital Unveils New Name, New Look and New Outlook

SIDNEY (July 7, 2015) – For the first time in nearly 85 years, Wilson Memorial Hospital has unveiled a new name and new look, while also establishing a new community outlook. With the start of a “brand new day” at Wilson Memorial, the new name, look and outlook emphasizes the hospital’s focus on redefining healthcare through proper education and prevention starting in the community.

New Chief Operating Officer Joins Wilson Leadership Team

SIDNEY (July 1, 2015) – Greg Long has been named the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Wilson Memorial Hospital. He joins the leadership team with a wealth of experience and knowledge, having 35 years of multifaceted healthcare administration experience.

Wilson Welcomes New Emergency Department Medical Director

Wilson Memorial Hospital welcomes Dr. James Chan, M.D., to its Emergency Department. Dr.

Charlton Recognized as Healthcare Worker of the Year Nominee

The Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) recently honored all of its nominees for the Albert E. Dyckes Healthcare Worker of the Year Award.