Category: Informative

Category: Informative



                            FIRST CATARACT SURGERY SINCE 1997 WICKENBURG, AZ – April 23, 2019, Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH) expands Surgical Center Services to include eye surgery. WCH is pleased to announce that they have expanded their partnership with Dr. Richard Kootman, MD, founder and Medical Director of the Arrowhead …

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The Boyd Infusion Center- IV Therapy FAQ’s 23April

The Boyd Infusion Center- IV Therapy FAQ’s

Meet Nancy, Nancy has been a Registered Nurse since 1987. She began her secondary education in the Midwest and went on to become a Registered Nurse at Kapi’olani in Oahu, HI. Nancy began her career at Shriners Hospital, Honolulu where she enjoyed working with children. After moving to Arizona, Nancy went on to work at Arizona Center for Hematology-Oncology (AZ …

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Congress Community Clinic Telepharmacy- Open for Business! 3April

Congress Community Clinic Telepharmacy- Open for Business!

Posted by Wickenburg Community Hospital on Wednesday, April 3, 2019

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PODCAST: WCH Officer Richard Wedig – On Rural Hospitals and Serving the Community 2April

PODCAST: WCH Officer Richard Wedig – On Rural Hospitals and Serving the Community

Our own Richard Wedig, Chief of Clinic and Surgical Services Officer at WCH shares how rural hospitals can serve their communities… Thank you @Medhost, Inc for the twitter mention!

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WCH Supports Telemedicine Legislation 13February

WCH Supports Telemedicine Legislation

Telemedicine: Bridging the Gap Digital whiteboard animation showing healthcare providers the benefits of telemedicine. Submitted by James Thayer of Thrive Creations as part of the 2012 Telemedicine Video Contest, organized by the American Telemedicine Association. “Wickenburg Community Hospital fully supports SB 1089. Our Emergency Department is affiliated with the Mayo Clinic  Hospital Telestroke Program, a  24-hour 365 telemedicine link with …

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Community Announcement – IS Integration 28November

Community Announcement – IS Integration

Community Announcement On Tuesday, December 4 beginning at 7:00AM, your community hospital will start on an incredibly important journey that is all about harnessing “the cloud” to serve you even better. During the early part of 2017, the Board of Directors held a strategic planning retreat that culminated in a list of 7 strategic planning priorities referenced as Vision 2020. …

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Insurance Information Part 3 5November

Insurance Information Part 3

Medicare Part D It’s that time of the year again! The fall Medicare open enrollment period is October 15 through December 7. New patients who have turned 65 and anyone who is already enrolled in Medicare Part D should come to the Wickenburg Community Hospital Pharmacy to get a free consultation during this enrollment period. So, what is Medicare Part …

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Insurance Information Series – Part 2 25October

Insurance Information Series – Part 2

For most Medicare recipients the open enrollment period feels overwhelming trying to decide whether to get their benefits through traditional Medicare or a Medicare Advantage Plan like an HMO or PPO. Here are some of the differences between Medicare and Medicare Advantage: Traditional Medicare: Provided directly through Medicare Part A benefits (Inpatient, Skilled Nursing, Hospice or Home Health) are generally …

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Insurance Information Series – Part 1 17October

Insurance Information Series – Part 1

Choosing A Medicare Plan Medicare is confusing to most people. It doesn’t have to be that way. You don’t need to be an expert to choose a Medicare plan. But, you do need some basic tools to feel confident that you made a good decision. Here are two examples: Do you know what the government (Medicare) does for you and …

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Veteran’s Administration – FAQ 16October

Veteran’s Administration – FAQ

Veteran’s Administration – Frequently Asked Questions (click here for printer friendly) Will VA pay secondary to Medicare, Medicare Advantage or other Commercial Health Plans? No. You may not use your Veteran’s Administration Health Plan in conjunction with another health insurance.  You must choose one or the other to pay for your services. What if my Emergency Room is not covered …

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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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