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  • Sep 12

    Van Wert County Health Collaborative Seeks Employer Feedback

    The Van Wert County Health Collaborative is working together to improve the health of individuals and families in the Van Wert community.  The Health Collaborative's focus is to increase awareness and improve health risks including obesity and substance abuse in adults and youth.  The committee is seeking assistance of local employers.

    The Van Wert community identified obesity (lack of physical activity and unhealthy lifestyle choices) as a major health risk impacting our residents. These individuals also comprise the workforce ...

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  • Sep 10

    Van Wert County Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Certified by Industry Leader

    Van Wert County Hospital is proud to announce the certification of its pulmonary rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Van Wert County Hospital was recognized for its commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care.

    Cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation programs are designed to help people with cardiovascular problems (e.g., heart attacks, coronary artery bypass graft surgery) and pulmonary problems (e.g., chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [COPD], respiratory symptoms,) recover faster and ...

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  • Sep 03


    VAN WERT, OHIO –For many years, American Red Cross volunteers have served at Van Wert County Hospital helping to support astounding care being provided to members of the Van Wert community and surrounding areas.  Currently, the American Red Cross of Van Wert County supports 42 hospital volunteers who are working in 16 different areas of the hospital. 

    “We have a unique program” says Carol Hennis, American Red Cross Hospital Coordinator. “Van Wert County is the only county in Ohio to ...

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  • Sep 02

    It's A Girl Thing! Educational Program Returns to Van Wert

    Thursday November 13th 
    5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
    Lincolnview Cafeteria
    15945 Middle Point Road . Van Wert, OH 45891
    Cost: $15.00

    You are invited to attend a party to discuss the changes to come - the journey to womanhood! Many topics will be discussed like the physical and emotional changes, developing healthy habits and attitudes, keeping safe and understanding it all.  Geared toward girls ages 9 - 13, this class is taught by a Pediatrician, a Nurse Practitioner and a Registered ...
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  • Aug 19

    Free Parenting Workshop Begins September 11th

    Van Wert County Hospital will offer Active Parenting Now! A free workshop for parents of children ages 5-12. The six-session video and discussion program will be held on Thursday evenings.  Beginning September 11th for 6 weeks, each session will be held in the hospital’s conference room B&C from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Van Wert Hospital is located at 1250 S. Washington Street.

    This parenting workshop is funded by a grant provided by the Ohio Children’s Trust Fund. The mission of the Ohio ...

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