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Varicose Veins vs. Spider Veins- What’s the Difference? 20May

Varicose Veins vs. Spider Veins- What’s the Difference?

Varicose Veins and Spider Veins – What is the Difference? While varicose veins and spider veins are both caused by forms of venous insufficiency, there are differences between them:     Varicose veins are twisted, bulging blue blood vessels that can be seen and felt right under the surface of the skin. They can cause a feeling of heaviness, discomfort or swelling in …

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Hummers; Marvelous 15May

Hummers; Marvelous

Patient experience is truly enhanced with the utilization of ecothreapy here at Wickenburg Community Hospital. Comments received include: “Real nice to look out of the window and see hummingbirds. Great idea. I like it a lot. Thank you for that.“ “We weren’t here too long but enjoyed the birds that we saw. I’m sure more people have enjoyed them. I …

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Provider Spotlight- Lisa Erlinger, Director of Surgical & Anesthesia Services 15May

Provider Spotlight- Lisa Erlinger, Director of Surgical & Anesthesia Services

Meet Lisa Erlinger, P.h.D, CRNA and Director of Surgical & Anesthesia Services here at Wickenburg Community Hospital. Lisa’s Bio: My desire to be involved in healthcare started at a young age when all the kids in the neighborhood wanted to ride bikes and I wanted to be the ambulance driver. Over the course of thirty years in the healthcare industry; …

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WJF III Rural Medicine Scholarship- 2019 Recipient Announcement 14May

WJF III Rural Medicine Scholarship- 2019 Recipient Announcement

Ways to Give Dr. Firth Rural Medicine Scholarship William J. Firth III, M.D. was a kind and compassionate physician who was committed to providing his patients with the best care possible. He dedicated himself to the services of others. By giving to the Dr. Firth Rural Medicine Scholarship Fund, you support graduating Wickenburg High School seniors who plan to pursue …

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Healing Through Sharing…. 10May

Healing Through Sharing….

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2019 WILLIAM J. FIRTH III RURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP 8May

2019 WILLIAM J. FIRTH III RURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP

Wickenburg, AZ, April 29, 2019- The 2019 WJF III Rural Medicine Scholarship ceremony is scheduled to take place Tuesday, May 14, 2019. The recipient of this year’s scholarship will be announced at the Senior Awards Night Presentation which will begin at 6:00 PM in the Atrium of the Del E Webb Center. William (Bil) J. Firth III, M.D. was a …

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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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ED Renovation – 05-06-19 6May

ED Renovation – 05-06-19

Last Updated – 05.06.2019 Wickenburg Community Hospital is about to embark on an exciting venture! WCH Foundation, has been working diligently behind the scene to raise funds for an amazing renovation to the Wickenburg Community Hospital Emergency Department. The project is driven primarily by the need to accommodate a significant increase in utilization of the emergency department over the past …

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WCH-  2019 Acute Care Skills Lab 26April

WCH- 2019 Acute Care Skills Lab

    

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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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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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