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O'Toole Chosen to Lead HomeCare Services
Alicia O’Toole has accepted the position of director of OLBH's HomeCare Services.
Bellefonte Physical Therapy and Firm Fitness Open in Wheelersburg May 4
Bellefonte Physical Therapy and Firm Fitness Wheelersburg open for business Monday, May 4 at 8991 Ohio River Road.
Lifeline Introduces Medical Alert Service that Utilizes Smartphones
OLBH has introduced a new Lifeline enhanced medical alert service that utilizes a phone's GPS or other locating technology.
OLBH Receives $5,500 Paula Nye Grant for Bike Camp
OLBH has received a grant from the Paula Nye Grant Program. The $5,500 grant will be used for the 2015 OLBH Bicycle Safety Camp.
OLBH Honors Volunteers During National Volunteer Week
OLBH celebrated National Volunteer Week (April 12-18) by hosting an appreciation luncheon for its volunteers at Bellefonte Pavilion. WSAZ news anchor Bill Murray was the event’s guest speaker.
Foundation Disburses Nearly $500,000
The OLBH Foundation has published its annual report documenting the 2014 fiscal year. In fiscal year 2014, the foundation disbursed $485,040.57 to better OLBH and the Tri-State community.
OLBH to Host Breast Cancer Support Group April 28
OLBH's breast cancer support group will meet Tuesday, April 28 at noon in the Diabetes Education Classroom at Bellefonte Centre.
OLBH to Host Prostate Support Group April 14
OLBH is hosting a prostate support group meeting at the hospital Tuesday, April 14.
OLBH Mobile Mammography Schedule for April Released
The OLBH Mobile Mammography Unit schedule for the month of April has been released.
Dowdy Achieves Wound Certification
Podiatrist Phillip R. Dowdy, Jr. D.P.M., has achieved certification from the American Board of Wound Management .
Rescheduled Colon Awareness Event April 10
Dress in Blue for Colon Cancer Awareness day will take place Friday, March 10 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ashland Town Center. The event was originally scheduled for March 6 but was postponed due to inclement weather.
Hannon Selected Good Help Award Winner for First Quarter
Terri Hannon is the Bon Secours Kentucky Health System’s first quarter Good Help Award recipient for 2015.
Breast Cancer Support Group Meeting March 24
OLBH's breast cancer support group will meet Tuesday, March 24 at noon in the Diabetes Education Classroom at Bellefonte Centre.
Smoking Cessation Course Begins March 30
OLBH will offer its next free smoking cessation program beginning Monday, March 30.
Auxiliary Raises $92,000
The OLBH Auxiliary recently presented Bon Secours Kentucky Health System officials with a check for $60,500 to complete the $92,000 total the auxiliary raised in 2014 to benefit hospital programs.
OLBH and Ohio State Present Dining with Diabetes Cooking School
OLBH and The Ohio State University Lawrence County Extension will present Dining with Diabetes, a cooking school and nutrition education program designed for people with diabetes and their family members or caregivers.
Chandler New Nurse Manager at OLBH
Lois Chandler RN, BSN, has accepted the role of nurse manager of OLBH's 4-Center nursing unit and OLBH’s orthopedic unit, Human Motion OrthoCare.
OLBH Sponsors Faith Community Nurse Preparation Course
OLBH's Healthy Community Services (HCS) is sponsoring the hospital’s third annual basic preparation course for faith community nurses this spring. The course begins with classes March 13 and 14 and continues with two classes per month in both April and Ma
Mobile Mammography Unit Releases March Schedule
The OLBH Mobile Mammography Unit schedule for the month of March has been released.
Prostate Support Group March 10
OLBH is hosting a prostate support group meeting at the hospital Tuesday, March 10 at 5:30 p.m.
Blood Drive March 3
OLBH, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, will conduct a blood drive Tuesday, March 3 from 11:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Bellefonte Centre.
2015 Medical Staff Directory Publishes
The 2015 edition of the OLBH Medical Staff Directory now is available.
OLBH Publishes Oncology Annual Report Online
OLBH and its Cancer Care at Bellefonte program have produced the hospital’s 2014 Oncology Annual Report, available online now.
Breast Cancer Support Group Feb. 24
OLBH's breast cancer support group will meet Tuesday, Feb. 24 at noon in the Diabetes Education Classroom at Bellefonte Centre.
Mobile Mammography Unit Releases Feb. Schedule
Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital Mobile Mammography Unit schedule for the month of February has been released.
OLBH to Host Prostate Support Group Feb. 10
OLBH is hosting a prostate support group meeting at the hospital Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 5:30 p.m. on the fifth floor of Bellefonte Centre
Wine, Dine and Design Coming Feb. 12
OLBH will host the second annual Wine, Dine and Design Thursday, Feb. 12 from 6-9 p.m. at Pendleton Art Center, 1537 Winchester Ave. in Ashland. Wine, Dine and Design is a fundraiser open to both men and women in recognition of Go Red for Women.
Introducing Bellefonte Oncology Associates
Bellefonte Physician Services has opened Bellefonte Oncology Associates at 300 Saint Christopher Drive on the OLBH campus.
Butler Honored with DAISY Award
Bon Secours Kentucky Health System has awarded Aaron Butler with the DAISY Award.
Bellefonte Foot Care Relocates; Open House Jan. 29
Bellefonte Foot Care has relocated and will host an open house Jan. 29
Bolen Named OLBH Director of Clinical Informatics
Officials with the Bon Secours Kentucky Health System have announced that Karen Bolen, BSN, RN, has joined the organization in the role of director of Clinical Informatics.
Breast Cancer Support Group Jan. 27
OLBH's breast cancer support group will meet Tuesday, Jan. 27 at noon.
Baker New Director of Care Coordination
Alesia Baker, MSW, CSW, has been promoted to director of care coordination at OLBH.