Washington County Hospital and Clinics News


WCHC Hometown Health

Fall 2017

Press Releases


Amber Salow presented with IHERF scholarship
Dr. Barns joins WCHC as the Emergency Room Medical Director
WCHC Promotes Betsy Peiffer to Director of Quality
Bridget Hill Promoted to Chief Operating Officer
WCHC Job Applicants Part of Data Breach
WCHC Announces New CEO
WCHC Announces Interim CEO
WCHC Announces Installation of 3D Mammography
WCHC to Discontinue Obstetric Services
Kelsey Striegel to Join WCHC Medical Clinic
WCHC Named One of Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in Nation for Quality
Hospital Creates $18,758,746 Impact on Local Economy
WCHC Awards Scholarship
Washington County Hospital and Clinics Announces Scholarships
Coming Soon: Full Time Neurology Services at Washington County Hospital and Clinics
WCHC Kalona Clinic to Open November 2, 2015
Coming Soon: Full-time Cardiology Services at Washington County Hospital and Clinics
WCHC Aquires Mercy Family Medicine of Washington
WCHC Ranked Among America's Best Hospitals for Women


Newspaper Articles

Patterson Name Hospital CEO, February 14, 2018
Kids in the Kitchen Meets, February 5, 2018
Hospital Reports Water Main Break Over Weekend, January 15, 2018
New Year's Baby, January 12, 2018
County Hospital to Discontinue Obstetric Services, November 10, 2017
County Hospital and Clinics to Provide 3D Mammography, November 2, 2017
Schomer Named CEO AFter Hunger Leaves, September 1, 2017
KidzFest Event Features Superheroes, May 22, 2017
KidzFest Theme is Superheroes, May 15, 2017
Dr. James Schlichtmann to Join WCHC Medical Clinic, Washington Evening Journal, December 2, 2016
Recommending WCHC, Washington Evening Journal, October 5, 2016
Petting Zoo at McCreedy Home, Washington Evening Journal, August 16, 2016
KidzFest Moves Indoors, Washington Evening Journal, May 16, 2016
KidzFest Set for Central Park Next Weekend, Washington Evening Journal, May 6, 2016
Hospital Approves Projects, Washington Evening Journal, April 29, 2016
County Tax Asking to Increase 4%, Washington Evening Journal, March 15, 2016
Changes in Health Care Challenge System, Washington Evening Journal, January 29, 2016
First Baby of 2016, Washington Evening Journal, January 7, 2016
Washington Hospital First to Earn State Accreditation, Washington Evening Journal, December 29, 2015
Bond Interest Rate Set at 2.48%, Washington Evening Journal, December 17, 2015
County Learns of AA3 Bond Rating, Washington Evening Journal, December 16, 2015
Open House and Ribbon Cutting to be Held at Beans Pharmacy, Washington Evening Journal, December 7, 2015
New Resident Praises Washington's Medical Facilities, Lifestyle, Washington Evening Journal, December 4, 2015
Hospital Trustees Plan for Bond Sale, Washington Evening Journal, November 30, 2015
Board Says Yes to Two Funding Proposals, Washington Evening Journal, November 17, 2015
Letter to the Editor: Supporting the Hospital, Washington Evening Journal, November 13, 2015
HealthFest 2015, Washington Evening Journal, November 9, 2015
Hospital Purchases Local Pharmacy, Washington Evening Journal, November 6, 2015
Family Health Festival Planned, Washington Evening Journal, November 5, 2015
County Delays Vote on YMCA Donation, Washington Evening Journal, November 2, 2015
County Will Vote on Bonds Again, Washington Evening Journal, October 30, 2015
County Will Discuss Hospital Bonds Again, Washington Evening Journal, October 26, 2015
Supervisors toHave Work Session, Washington Evening Journal, October 23, 2015
Supervisors Refuse Hospital Refinance Proposal, Washington Evening Journal, October 20, 2015
County Supervisors Hold Public Hearings, Washington Evening Jouranl, September 29, 2015
'Welcome to Medicare' Seminar Offered in Washington, Washington Evening Journal, September 16, 2015
Hospital Will Open New Kalona Clinic, Washington Evening Jouranl, August 15, 2015
Supervisors Debate Hospital Bond Deal, Washington Evening Journal, September 11, 2015
Hospital to Purchase New Surgery Equipment, Washington Evening Jouranl, August 28, 2015
County May Save Hospital Interest Expense, Washington Evening Journal, August 12, 2015
Hospital Performs First 1st Knee Surgery, Washington Evening Journal, August 10, 2015
Letter to the Editor: Receiving Good Care, Washington Evening Journal, August 6, 2015
Emergency Room Services Available, Washington Evening Journal, August 3, 2015
Clowning Around, Washington Evening Journal, May 18, 2015
KidzFest to be Held Friday, Washington Evening Journal, May 12, 2015
Hospital Volunteers Honored, Washington Evening Journal, April 13, 2015
Schomer Coming to Washington Full Time, Washington Evening Journal, February 10, 2015
Hospital Audit Report Released, WAshington Evening Journal, February 4, 2015