Steve Um, M.D., is joining Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) as a full-time physician effective January, 2019.
The Tyrone Hospital Auxiliary held their annual Christmas Tea at Tyrone Hospital. The Christmas Tea has been a long holiday tradition of the Auxiliary. Members of the Auxiliary prepare and serve a variety of complimentary sweet and savory treats for members of the community and Tyrone Regional Health Network family to enjoy. The Auxiliary’s Christmas Tea is one way the Auxiliary contributes to the holiday atmosphere and cheer at Tyrone Hospital. In addition, they provide a decorated Christmas tree each year for the hospital’s main lobby. They also provide evergreen wreaths to adorn the hospital’s exterior.
Pictured are representatives of the Tyrone Hospital Auxiliary at one of the refreshment tables at the annual Christmas Tea they provide for Tyrone Regional Health Network employees and the community. From left to right are: Betty Feller, Carolyn Cushion, Rosalie Waring, Anna Marie Anna, Auxiliary President, Tara Morrison, Auxiliary Secretary, Jane Ashcroft, Roberta Scott, Beth Dietrick, Auxiliary Vice-President and Darlene Cupp.
Pictured enjoying refreshments at the annual Christmas Tea provided by the Tyrone Hospital Auxiliary are front to back; Paige Miller, phlebotomist and Susan Fluke, Pharmacy Director.
The Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) Foundation held its 17th Annual Tree of Light ceremony at Tyrone Hospital.
Interior trees bearing angels honoring or remembering loved ones or organizations were illuminated during the ceremony.
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive in the classroom at Tyrone Hospital on Wednesday December 26th from 10:30 am – 2:30 pm.
The Tyrone Regional Health Network Foundation invites the community to attend its 17th Annual Tree of Light ceremony and reception to be held Wednesday December 5th at 5 pm in the main lobby at Tyrone Hospital.
The Tyrone Hospital Diabetes Support group will meet on Wednesday December 5th from 5:30 pm– 6:30 pm in the classroom at Tyrone Hospital. The December meeting will provide information regarding kidney health and diabetes presented by Linda Dindak from DaVita.
The support group is free and open to the public. The group provides educational, social, and emotional support for people affected by diabetes. Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month. For more information or to sign-up contact Leigh Montecalvo at (814) 684-1255 ext. 5101 or via e-mail at lmontecalvo @tyronehospital.org.
The Tyrone School District Jr. High, Jr. Varsity and the Varsity Cheerleaders and Cheerleading Boosters donated $ 1,000.00 to the Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) Foundation with funds to be directed to the Breast Cancer & Women’s Health Institute’s (BCWHI) Breast Cancer Voucher Program.
November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Diabetes is a disease that occurs when the glucose (blood sugar) level in your blood is too high. Over time, having too much glucose in your blood can damage different parts of the body and cause serious health problems.
12 million adults in the US will experience a diagnostic error at least once this year.
Everyone will likely experience a diagnostic error at least once in his or her lifetime. Researchers also estimate that someone in the US experiences a delayed or misdiagnosis every nine minutes.
The Tyrone Hospital Diabetes Center now offers a free monthly diabetes support group. The support group provides educational, social, and emotional support for people affected by diabetes.