PMH HealthBeat

RSV confirmed at PMH Four cases of Respiratory Syncytial Virus, more commonly just known as RSV, were confirmed at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital in the month of December, according to Lori Riggsby, RN and Director of...

PMH to hold Flag Raising for ‘Donate Life’ Month

Nationally, 115,000 people are waiting for an organ transplant, including 2,500 in western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. At least 20 will die each day without receiving the transplant they so desperately need. Someone is...

PMH physician visits MMS class

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital’s staff of physicians and healthcare providers recently be-gan a campaign to make themselves more visible and approachable in the community. It began with Dr. Alan Thorne, DO, helping out during the...

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Do you really need an antibiotic for that? Pocahontas Memorial Hospital hosted the first meeting of a county-wide Antibiotic Stewardship Committee September 28.  Organized and facilitated by PMH Pharmacist Kari Cooper, the meeting brought together...

PMH Health Fair and Gift Shop

At Pocahontas Memorial Hospital, our Auxiliary Volunteers are a vital part of our organization’s family. The PMH Auxiliary was formed in 1972 with 94 active and associate members and since that time has contributed...

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Pocahontas Memorial Hospital’s monthly series of Senior Luncheons will continue Wednesday, August 30, with guest speaker Heather Sharp-Spinks, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  Senior Luncheons are one of PMH’s most popular outreach programs.  Attendees...

Abdominal ultrasounds available at PMH

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is proud to announce the registration of Lori Hunt, sonographer, in abdominal ultrasound through the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Hunt performs ultrasound examinations Monday through Friday from 8 a.m....

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PMH wins Excellence in Patient Care award Pocahontas Memorial Hospital recently received an Excellence in Patient Care award from outcomes firm Studer Group®. The award was presented for the hospital’s exemplary “Responsiveness to Patients,”...

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