Putnam County Hospital has expanded once again, bringing even more healthcare options to Putnam County. Pulmonary Rehab is located on the 2nd Floor of Putnam County Hospital in conjunction with Cardiac Rehab. The Cardiac Rehab team is excited to bring Pulmonary Rehab to PCH and is excited to welcome Dr. Alawaht as the medical [...]
About vinceThis author has not yet filled in any details.
So far vince has created 110 blog entries.
Putnam County Hospital continues to provide exceptional health care close to home with their sleep clinic. The Putnam County Sleep Clinic went through the AASM Accreditation last year. It is a long and vigorous process. By achieving accreditation, a sleep center demonstrates a commitment to the provision of quality diagnostic services and the longitudinal management [...]
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and Putnam County Hospital wants you to know that there’s a lot you can do to prevent cervical cancer. Each year, more than 11,000 women in the United States get cervical cancer. HPV (human papillomavirus) is a very common infection that spreads through sexual activity, and it causes almost [...]
October is breast cancer awareness month and Putnam County Hospital is dedicated to educating the community about the top of the line resources available close to home to keep women proactive in their breast health. Putnam County Hospital will be hosting a GO PINK Open House in the main lobby of the hospital on Friday, [...]
Putnam County Hospital has announced that Mellekate Vishwas, MD, a neurologist with UAP Clinic in Terre Haute, will be seeing patients in the third-floor Outpatient Specialty Clinic inside the hospital. Referrals and appointments are currently being accepted, with his first day in the specialty clinic in Greencastle planned for Oct. 9. Dr. Vishwas specialized [...]
Putnam Prompt Care After-Hours Clinic has been caring for patients in Putnam County and surrounding areas for a little over two years. The service has been much needed to keep family and friends close to home for after-hours care. As the clinic continues to grow, Putnam Prompt Care announces that the clinic will now [...]
The Greencastle Police Department (GPD) will conduct its annual Car Seat Clinic as a requirement for the Greencastle Police Department Permanent Fitting Station. GPD is again partnering with Putnam County Hospital, (PCH) which will be the hosting site for the clinic. The Car Seat Clinic will be conducted 5-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18 at [...]
To the Editor: On behalf of the National Night Out Committee we are proud to announce that over 1,500 community members participated in our 11th annual event on Tuesday, Aug. 1st from 5-8 p.m. at Greencastle Robe-Ann Park. The activities however were stopped a little short due to an impending storm. Hot dogs, pizza, [...]
Spurred on by the success of the 2016 partnership that brought Greencastle First Friday attendees to the annual Taste of Putnam County event, Main Street Greencastle and the Greater Greencastle Chamber of Commerce have teamed up again this year. The upcoming First Friday event, set for 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1 in downtown Greencastle, [...]
In January 2015, ISDH launched the Regional Healthcare Quality Improvement Collaborative grant, a grant which has now funded nine Regional Collaboratives across the state with the goal of improving quality of care in Indiana long-term care (LTC) facilities. Each collaborative will learn about and implement the Quality Assurance Process Improvement (QAPI) model – an initiative [...]