Category: Medical News

Category: Medical News

WICKENBURG COMMUNITY HOSPITAL- EXPANDS SURGICAL SERVICES 8May

WICKENBURG COMMUNITY HOSPITAL- EXPANDS SURGICAL SERVICES

                            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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Wickenburg Community Hospital Continues to Take the Flu Seriously 25April

Wickenburg Community Hospital Continues to Take the Flu Seriously

Flu & RSV remains a threat to the health & wellness of our community. In the past week there were 562 lab confirmed influenza cases with 41 lab confirmed RSV cases. These numbers reflect a 3% increase in flu cases over last week’s data and a 5% increase in RSV over last week’s data. The influenza like illness surveillance shows …

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PRESS RELEASE-DR. TODD KRAVETZ, INDUCTED AS FELLOW OF ACP 24April

PRESS RELEASE-DR. TODD KRAVETZ, INDUCTED AS FELLOW OF ACP

RECOGNITION AS DISTINGUISHED DOCTOR OF INTERNAL MEDICINE WICKENBURG, AZ – April 15, 2019, Dr. Todd Kravetz, MD, FACP, Wickenburg Community Hospital Chief of Staff, Clinic Medical Director and Physician of Internal Medicine, has been recognized as a newly elected Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP). The ceremony commenced during the annual ACP Internal Medicine Meeting which was held …

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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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Get Your Flu Vaccine Today 8October

Get Your Flu Vaccine Today

WCH has admitted our first flu patient last week. Some areas of the country are already starting to see an increased number of cases.  If that is the case, this has the markings of a bad flu season with an early start! Please schedule your flu shot TODAY!! 928-668-1833 Click Here For more information on this year’s flu season.  

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Arizona Dept of Health Product Recall Alert 4October

Arizona Dept of Health Product Recall Alert

For Immediate Release: October 4, 2018 Media Contact: Melissa Blasius-Nuanez Mobile: 480-320-0592 Raw Beef Products Recalled  People should discard or return recalled meat to avoid foodborne illness PHOENIX — The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) advises Arizonans to discard or return certain ground beef products, after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a voluntary recall this morning. JBS …

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Surgery Center Marks Two Years 10August

Surgery Center Marks Two Years

Two years have passed since the ribbon was officially cut on the Wickenburg Community Hospital Diagnostic and Surgical Center. Orthopedic surgeon Mitch Wagner, MD, who has been there from the start, said he is pleased with the number of patients the center has been able to serve and the rural atmosphere at WCH. Wagner is an orthopedic surgeon with an …

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WCH Breast Center Performing Stereotactic Breast Biopsies 20December

WCH Breast Center Performing Stereotactic Breast Biopsies

Administration is pleased to announce that Wickenburg Community Hospital has expanded the Breast Center with the addition of its first Stereotactic Breast Biopsy System.  The biopsy system by Hologic Inc. is an amazing addition that will complement the nationally recognized Breast Center of Excellence.  With Digital Mammography, Breast Ultrasounds and now, Breast Biopsies, WCH will be providing a full range …

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How Dogs Can Help Save Your Life 22November

How Dogs Can Help Save Your Life

Ask people who own dogs what makes them so special and you’ll hear words like friendship (man’s best friend after all), companionship, loyalty and unconditional love. There’s another word you may be be hearing a lot more following the results of a recent study on our relationship with dogs……lifesaver! From CNN.com: The benefits that come with owning a dog are …

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World Mental Health Day 11October

World Mental Health Day

Raising awareness and generating engagement around innovative efforts in support of mental health. That was the overarching objective of World Mental Health Day yesterday. Fortune.com found some sobering statistics regarding how deeply mental health issues are affecting Americans. 1 in 5 (or 8 million) adults experience mental illness in a given year. 1 in 25 (or 10 million) adults experience a serious mental illness. …

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Clinics

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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Pharmacy

Are you looking for a fast local pharmacy conveniently located within walking distance of the Clinic? Your Hospital Pharmacy provides this special kind of service.

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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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