The Healthy Blair County Coalition (HBCC) is conducting a community health needs assessment. As part of that effort, households are being surveyed to learn more about the strengths and issues in neighborhoods.
Employees who retired from Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) during the past year were recognized for their years of service during a special recognition event held at Tyrone Hospital during National Hospital Week in May.
Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN)/Tyrone Hospital wants to make the community aware that there have been bear sightings on the TRHN/Tyrone Hospital campus and in neighboring areas.
With picks and shovels in hand, members of Tyrone Rotary Club planted 20 pin oak saplings on the Tyrone Hospital Campus Monday evening in response to a challenge made by Ivan Riseley, President of Rotary International.
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.