Category: COVID-19

Category: COVID-19

Curbside Registration Required Hospital Services 28December

Curbside Registration Required Hospital Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:                 Terrie Davidson Community Relations Manager Wickenburg Community Hospital terrie.davidson@wickhosp.com 928-684-3219   Safe Access to Local Healthcare – Curbside Registration Required at Wickenburg Community Hospital Wickenburg, AZ, December 28th, 2020 – In an effort to create a safe and secure environment Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH) is following the established curbside …

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COVID-19 GUIDANCE 22December

COVID-19 Vaccination Update Phase 1A

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:     Terrie Davidson                     Community Relations Manager                     Wickenburg Community Hospital                     terrie.davidson@wickhosp.com                     928-684-3219 Wickenburg Community Hospital COVID-19 Vaccination …

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COVID-19 GUIDANCE 17December

COVID-19 Vaccination Update Arizona PODS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Terrie Davidson Community Relations Manager Wickenburg Community Hospital terrie.davidson@wickhosp.com 928-684-3219 Wickenburg Community Hospital COVID-19 Vaccination Update Wickenburg, AZ, December 17th, 2020 – “Pre-screening to receive COVID-19 vaccine, when available, is now open for healthcare personnel eligible in Phase 1A.” Karen Smith RN, NMCC, LSSGB Manager, Infection Prevention and Employee Health Chair, Safety Subcommittee at Wickenburg Community …

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COVID-19 GUIDANCE 14December

COVID-19 Vaccination Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:          Terrie Davidson Community Relations Manager Wickenburg Community Hospital terrie.davidson@wickhosp.com 928-684-3219   Wickenburg Community Hospital COVID-19 Vaccination Update Wickenburg, AZ, December 14th, 2020 – We are currently planning and preparing for the upcoming vaccine with state and local partners.” Karen Smith RN, NMCC, LSSGB Manager, Infection Prevention and Employee Health Chair, Safety Subcommittee at Wickenburg Community Hospital …

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COVID-19 GUIDANCE 1December

Respond to Rise of COVID-19 Cases

Wickenburg Community Hospital Responds to Rise of COVID-19 Cases with Community Safety Bulletin Wickenburg, AZ, December 1st, 2020 – Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH) responds to the recent increase of COVID-19 positive cases in Arizona with community infection prevention guidelines, COVID-19 signs, symptoms, and testing information. “COVID-19 numbers peaked over the summer but as we have seen schools start back to …

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National Rural Health Day 2020| Wickenburg Community Hospital & Community Hospital Clinics | Celebrating the Power of Rural! November 19, 2020 17November

PRESS RELEASE- WCH CELEBRATES RURAL HEALTH DAY 2020

Wickenburg, AZ, November 16, 2020 – Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH) & Community Hospital Clinics (CHC) joins the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health, the National Rural Health Association, as well as state agencies such as the Arizona Rural Health Association and the Arizona Center for Rural Health in celebrating National Rural Health Day November 19, 2020. Held annually on the …

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Page Title Slide | COVID-19 Results in 15 Minutes | Written by Lisa Erlinger, Phd, CRNA, Director of Anesthesia, Wickenburg Community Hospital 30October

COVID-19 – Results in 15 Minutes!

Originally Published in Quality Health & Wellness Magazine | Fall 2020  Written by: Lisa Erlinger, PhD, CRNA  Director of Anesthesia Services Wickenburg Community Hospital   Increased Surgical Patient Safety with Rapid COVID-19 Testing   Through the relentless efforts of our laboratory manager, Marilyn Ward, the Surgical Center at Wickenburg Community Hospital has been fortunate in obtaining Sofia2 SARS Antigen FIA …

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Infection Prevention 7October

Infection Prevention

Originally Published in Quality Health & Wellness Magazine | Fall 2020 Article Written by Karen Smith, RN, NMCC, LSSGB Manager, Infection Prevention & Employee Health Wickenburg Community Hospital What are Infection Preventionists? Infection Preventionists (IPs) are professionals who make sure healthcare workers and patients are doing all the things they should to prevent infections. IPs look for patterns of infection …

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Thank You Project C.U.R.E.! 20August

Thank You Project C.U.R.E.!

8-20-20 Working at a rural hospital, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is scarce, to say the least, especially during the outbreak of COVID-19. As the Medical Social Worker for Wickenburg Community Hospital, I wanted to contribute in some way to help combat this devastating pandemic.   I decided I was going to reach out to Project C.U.R.E., the world’s largest distributor of …

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OBESITY AND SEVERITY OF COVID-19 | WRITTEN BY LISA ERLINGER Phd,CRNA 19August

Obesity & Severity of COVID-19

Originally Published in Quality Health & Wellness Magazine | Fall 2020  Written by: Lisa Erlinger, PhD, CRNA  Director of Anesthesia Services Wickenburg Community Hospital   Is There a Link Between Obesity and Severity of COVID-19?  Increasing evidence indicates that obesity is an independent risk factor for severe illness and death from COVID-19. (9) Often a precursor to obesity, overweight is …

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Primary Care

Community Hospital Clinics are located in Wickenburg, Wittmann, and Congress. We sincerely follow our mission to provide quality health and wellness services where the patient, family, and community come first.

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Emergency Care

Our 8 bed Emergency Room department is fully staffed with emergency physicians, nurses, and ER specialists. Your wait time is typically measured in minutes not hours as in the larger metropolitan hospitals.

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Surgical Services

Wickenburg Community Hospital provides a wide variety of surgical care and treatment. We serve a vibrant and active community who favors quality health care close to home.

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