Rita Swanson retires from Tyrone Hospital on May 31st after thirty-five years of service. Ms. Swanson retires from the position of unit secretary for Tyrone Hospital’s anesthesia and cardiology clinics and the Diabetes Center.
Tyrone Regional Health Network honored employees with ten or more years of service at an annual recognition event held May 11th during National Hospital Week. The event was part of Tyrone Hospital’s annual celebration of National Hospital Week and National Nurses Week.
Kennita Burns – Johnson, D.O., breast surgeon and general surgeon who serves as the Medical Director of Tyrone Regional Health Network’s Breast Cancer & Women’s Health Institute attended the American Society of Breast Surgeons Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida. The meeting brought together leaders in the field of breast surgery and provided attendees with the latest research, advancements in surgical techniques, and treatment strategies.
One of the special features of the Tyrone Regional Health Network(TRHN)/Tyrone Hospital campus is the walking trails that loop through the wooded areas on the hospital grounds. Recently, Pastor Randy Zitterbart and the congregation from Hillside Community Church in Tyrone made improvements to the trail as a community service project.
Tyrone Hospital officials announced that Beth Roland, RN, clinical charge of the medical-surgical/ICU units at Tyrone Hospital nurse on the Tyrone Hospital medical/surgical unit is the recipient of Tyrone Hospital’s Spirit of Nursing Award for 2018. Each year the hospital’s nursing staff nominates one of their fellow nurses to receive the award.
Employees at American Eagle Paper Mills were the winners of the northern division of the 2018 Healthy Blair County Coalition Corporate Wellness Challenge.
Faith United Lutheran Church, Thrivent Financial, Houtzdale Fire Company and Tyrone Regional Health Network are co-sponsoring the Houtzdale Community Health Fair.
Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) is pleased to welcome Board Certified Family Medicine physician Fawzia Haque, M.D. to Tyrone Regional Health Network and the Tyrone Hospital medical staff.
On May 4th, Karen Kizina, RN, retires from her position as a nurse on the short procedure unit at Tyrone Hospital, after thirty-three years of service.
Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) is in the process of transitioning its patient billing operations from an outsource vendor to an in-hospital operation.