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FDA Drug Recall Notice 2July

FDA Drug Recall Notice

Fresenius Kabi Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Two Lots of Fluorouracil Injection Due to the Potential for Glass Particulate When a company announces a recall, market withdrawal, or safety alert, the FDA posts the company’s announcement as a public service. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. Product Photos Share Tweet Linkedin Email Print Summary     …

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Nutrition Education Series- June: Understanding Antioxidants & Phytochemicals 28June

Nutrition Education Series- June: Understanding Antioxidants & Phytochemicals

Understanding Antioxidants & Phytochemicals Free Community Nutrition Classes presented by Debra Loder, RDN Join us one Wednesday a month in the Hospital Activity Room from 12 – 1 pm for educational nutrition classes. Debra will not only present information on the given subject but is always open for questions and suggestions on new topic suggestions.  View Class Schedule

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Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH)- Wound Care Center 28June

Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH)- Wound Care Center

Wickenburg Community Hospital (WCH)- Wound Care Center From non-healing skin tears, venous leg ulcers to non-healing traumatic injuries- patients at The WCH Wound Care Center receive individualized treatment for chronic wounds through the expert hands of our nurses, and talented General Surgeon, Dr. Robert Ripley, MD, FASC. Several factors help determine your wound treatment plan and the wound center has …

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Healthy Aging & Exercise 27June

Healthy Aging & Exercise

Exercise can help reduce some of the aches and pains that are associated with getting older According to the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, a safe and effective exercise program can help along with slowing down the progression of conditions associated with aging. Keeping active helps you maintain your ability to walk, which is especially important to maintain your independence. Exercise …

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Student Food Program Continues Over the Summer 25June

Student Food Program Continues Over the Summer

  WICKENBURG, AZ – June 11, 2019, The Wickenburg Elk’s Lodge #2160 Melissa’s Cupboard Program, continued its plans to support local food insecure students by holding the first of three summer “food box” giveaways. The program, which began by providing weekend supplemental food bags to qualifying students at Hassayampa Elementary and Vulture Peak Middle School, is continuing to support these …

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What to Expect During a Skin Cancer Screening 20June

What to Expect During a Skin Cancer Screening

What to Expect During a Skin Cancer Screening  Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, with 1 in 5 Americans developing it in their lifetime.  The good news; is that according to The Skin Cancer Foundation – cancers found and removed early are almost always curable. Regular self-skin exams and a yearly skin cancer screening by …

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U.S. Food & Drug Administration Recall Notice 14June

U.S. Food & Drug Administration Recall Notice

In Association with ADM Milling Co, King Arthur Flour, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Unbleached All-Purpose Flour (5 Lb.) Because of Possible Health Risk Company Announcement Date: June 13, 2019 | FDA Publish Date: June 13, 2019 Company Announcement In cooperation with ADM Milling Company, King Arthur Flour, Inc. of Norwich, VT is voluntarily recalling 14,218 cases of 5 …

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HIP HIP HOORAY! A Salad Testimonial… 11June

HIP HIP HOORAY! A Salad Testimonial…

HIP HIP HOORAY for the salad makers at the Wickenburg Community Hospital cafeteria. Debra, Sabrina, Kara, and others whose names we don’t know have come up with a delicious assortment of high quality salads which incorporate fresh vegetables and fruits, cheeses, lean meats, and other goodies. We have become regulars over the last few months!   Wishing you continued success, …

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State of Arizona Health Advisory – Hepatitis A 7June

State of Arizona Health Advisory – Hepatitis A

Arizona, along with many other states, is currently experiencing a statewide outbreak of Hepatitis A affecting eight counties. There have been more than 350 cases, primarily among at-risk individuals, which includes illicit drug users, people experiencing homelessness or unstable housing, and those who have been recently incarcerated. A striking 80% of cases have been hospitalized. Hepatitis A is highly contagious, …

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Maricopa County Confirms First Heat Death of the Season 5June

Maricopa County Confirms First Heat Death of the Season

Maricopa County Confirms First Heat Death of the Season PHOENIX (June 5, 2019) – As the Valley comes out of cooler-than-usual temperatures, Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed an older adult is the county’s first death due to heat-related illness this year. The man, who was without housing and dehydrated, was found in a vehicle.   “This 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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