News

Elk Regional Health Center has been awarded accreditation renewal in ultrasound as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Ultrasound imaging, also known as...
Come see us tomorrow, Feb. 18, at the 2012 Business Expo from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Red Fern! We'll be in the back room holding a HUGE celebration of the people who mean the most to us: you, our...
Pinecrest Manor residents recently celebrated the purchase of seven new flat screen televisions. A 60-inch flat-screen television was purchased for the multi-purpose room. Six 32-inch televisions...
The Family Unit at Elk Regional Health Center has announced its schedule of childbirth classes for 2012. This year, The Family Unit will offer Lamaze classes, prenatal classes, and hypnobirthing...
Elk Regional Health System has announced that Susan Baird, a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner, joined the practice of Christopher Colosimo, M.D., on Jan. 3. Dr. Colosimo maintains an active...
Elk Regional Health Center has announced that patient satisfaction surveys are now being conducted via telephone for patients admitted to the hospital for inpatient care. Patients treated on an...
Elk Regional Health Center is proud to announce that it is home to the only International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in at least three counties. Diane Young, RN, BS, IBCLC, an employee of...
Elk Regional Health Center’s Women’s Imaging Department was recently the grateful recipient of a donation from Women Who Care, a local non-profit organization dedicated to addressing the...
Right now, there is a MAJOR shortage of O Positive blood at the Community Blood Bank. This is affecting Elk Regional! Did you know it takes 800 blood donors every week to maintain a safe supply of...
Water birth was the best choice for Rachel Chamberlain and Jolene Petrof, two local women who wanted to experience a more natural method of giving birth. Mrs. Chamberlain and Mrs. Petrof  both...
Elk Regional Health Center's certified diabetes educators will hold diabetes support groups throughout 2012. The support groups, which are designed to give diabetics and their family members...
Three years ago, Kathryn Longhi’s husband Angelo passed away suddenly. For Kathryn, who had begun to show signs of memory loss, coping with the change proved difficult.
On Jan. 1, Elk Regional Health Center welcomed the first baby born in its Family Unit in 2012. Rebecca Jean Coffman is the daughter of Antoinette Nichols and Jamie Coffman of Emporium. Dr. Steven...