November 4, 2014 (Greencastle, IN) Putnam County Hospital, an established rural critical access hospital, has started a new partnership with OPYS Physician Services, in Greencastle, Indiana.  OPYS will provide emergency medicine management and staffing services for the hospital’s emergency department.  On November 1, OPYS commenced service for the Emergency Department [...]

Putnam County Hospital Emergency Department Team

Team members from the Putnam County Hospital Emergency Department, including Dr. Anthony Heavin, Sondra Bowen, RN, Riki Harlos, RN, Candi Rode, RN, Jan Stearley, RN, Karla Dean, RN and Jen Balka, RN, attended the Neonatal Outreach Education Program, held at the Rural Health Innovation Collaborative Simulation Center in Terre Haute, [...]

Diabetes Nutrition Group Class Offered

Putnam County Hospital will host a diabetes nutrition class on Monday, May 5, 2014 for members of the community. Included in the instruction are food label reading, portion control and carbohydrate counting. The class will be led by Registered Dietitian, Sharon Black. The class will meet in the third floor classroom [...]

Putnam County Chaplaincy Association in Need of Funding

The Putnam County Chaplaincy Association is reaching out to individuals and area churches for donations to help fund its vital mission in Putnam County. A decline in donations over recent years have left the association with little funding to support the services provided to Greencastle and the surrounding areas by [...]

Celebrating Occupational Therapy Month

Our goal in Occupational Therapy with all our patients is to maximize the person's active abilities, both cognitive and physical. We assist patients of all ages, from pediatric to geriatric, to gain greater independence and safety with basic self-care, higher level home tasks, and their ability to participate in whatever [...]

Putnam County Hospital Physician Practices Offering Sports Physicals

Putnam County Hospital Physician Practices will offer back-to-school sports physicals during special hours beginning April 1 and continuing through the summer for area student athletes. Physicals are given by appointment, at any of the following three physician practices: Family Medicine of Cloverdale, North Putnam Family Healthcare and Putnam Pediatrics and [...]