Maureen Wright retired from her position in the Patient Financial Services department at Tyrone Hospital on Feb 28th after more than thirty-six years of service.
Parag Parekh, M.D., a Board Certified and Fellowship trained ophthalmologist has joined the Tyrone Hospital medical staff.
Dr. Parekh is the founder of ClearView Eye Consultants, and specializes in high level eye surgery care including cataract, refractive/LASIK, cornea and glaucoma surgery. He sees local patients on the Tyrone Hospital campus and he performs surgery at Tyrone Hospital. He also has offices in State College and Altoona.
Tyrone Regional Health Network and the We CARE Foundation are pleased to announce that the Giger MD and related neurological equipment will be made available to the patients who were benefiting from the use of this equipment. The Giger MD was one of the therapies offered at We CARE as part of a program for adults with neurological disorders. Both organizations have worked together in evaluating the best path in handling the equipment to maximize its benefits and make it accessible to the community.
Tyrone’s Daily Herald newspaper made a donation to support cardiac services at Tyrone Hospital.
Bellwood, Pa—Bellwood Antis Public Library, Tyrone Regional Health Network/Tyrone Hospital (TRHN) and the Northern Blair County Recreation Center (NBCRC) are co-sponsoring the library’s 11th Annual Family Health & Safety Fair.
The event brings together numerous area agencies and organizations that will provide a variety of FREE health screenings and health and safety related information for people of all ages. The Friends of the Library will hold a refreshment sale during the event to benefit the library. Additionally, the Lasser’s Shoe Fly exhibit will include a clothing and footwear sale and a portion of the proceeds from the sale will benefit the library.
The Zumba class at ProCare Fitness in Altoona raised funds to support the Breast Cancer Voucher Program at Tyrone Regional Health Network’s Breast Cancer & Women’s Health Institute (BCWHI).