Wilson Health News

Wilson Health Partners with New Physician Group for Emergency Care



Wilson Health is pleased to announce its new Emergency Medicine partnership with Fedko Emergency Physicians, who will be staffing the hospital’s Emergency Room (ER) effective March 1, 2021.

Physician Goes the Extra Mile to Care for Patients

February 18, 2021

On Tuesday morning, family medicine physician, Dr. Michael Beyer, walked close to two miles through nine inches of snow to his medical practice located at the Sidney City Schools Board of Education Building located on Fourth Avenue in Sidney, Ohio.

Dr. Beyer, a Wilson Health Medical Group family physician, attempted to drive to his office, but due to the snow accumulation was unable to get his vehicle out of his driveway.

Heart Disease and Women

Take Charge of Your Heart

February 5, 2021

Heart disease was once considered only a man's problem. But according to the American Medical Association (AMA), cardiovascular disease is also the number one killer of women. (Read about "The Heart & Cardiovascular System")

Wilson Health to Hold Blood Donation and COVID-19 Plasma Drives

January 15, 2021

Wilson Health will celebrate National and Ohio Blood Donor Awareness Month by sponsoring a community blood drive Tuesday, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Sidney American Legion Post, 1265 North Fourth Ave., Sidney.

Shelby County Preparing for COVID-19 Vaccinations for Phase 1B Group

January 13, 2020

Wilson Health, the Sidney-Shelby County Health Department and the Shelby County Emergency Management Agency are working together to meet the need for vaccinating individuals for COVID-19 who qualify in the Phase 1B group.

The Phase 1B group is determined by the Ohio Department of Health and includes:

Wilson Health Begins COVID-19 Vaccinations for Healthcare Workers

December 24, 2020

The Sidney-Shelby County Health Department received its first shipment of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine yesterday.

The initial allotment of 200-doses was distributed to Wilson Health, per state and federal recommendations.

The first group to receive the vaccine is healthcare workers and those serving in healthcare facility settings who are at an increased risk of exposure.

Caring for You Over the Holidays

If you or someone you know is under the weather this holiday season, Wilson Health is here. Our Emergency Department, Urgent Care clinics and Virtual Care services don’t take a break and offer patients the care they need, close to home.

Urgent Care Holiday Hours:
Wilson Health’s Urgent Care clinics located in Sidney and Minster, Ohio, will be open regular hours over the upcoming holidays:

Wilson Health Offers Rapid COVID-19 Testing

December 14, 2020

Patients to Receive Same Day Results

Wilson Health is now offering rapid antigen testing for the COVID-19 virus. This test is a simple nose swab and results are available the same day.

Wilson Health Now Offers Antibody Therapy for Early Treatment of COVID-19

December 9, 2020

Wilson Health now offers a new antibody treatment for COVID-19 patients that meet specific criteria that may lessen the severity of illness for high-risk people.

One of the new medication treatments is called Bamlanivimab, an antibody solution produced by Eli Lilly. The synthetic antibody drug was recently made available through emergency use authorization from the FDA as a treatment for some COVID-19 patients.

Wilson Health Launches New Patient Access Call Center

December 7, 2020

Wilson Health is expanding its network by opening a new patient access call center. The new call center offers a personalized, first-class experience to patients as a centralized point of access to medical providers and services across the growing Wilson Health Medical Group (WHMG) network, where patient service representatives act as the gateway for patients on behalf of physician practices.