Athlete of the month

January 14, 2019

First Athlete of the Month Winner Announced

The first Avita Center for Sports Health Athlete of the Month is Caleb Stewart. Caleb plays basketball for St. Peter’s. In the month of December, Caleb averaged 15.8 points with 2 steals a game, leading St. Peter’s to a 5-2 record including 3 conference wins. For more information on the Athlete of the Month award,… View Article

Daisy Award Logo

November 29, 2018

Extraordinary Nurses Recognized at Avita Health System

BUCYRUS / GALION / ONTARIO – Nov. 29, 2018 – Three registered nurses at Avita Health System are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses ®. The award is part of The DAISY Foundation’s mission to recognize nurses for the extraordinary, compassionate care they provide patients and families every day. The Fall 2018… View Article

Doctor Barat

November 20, 2018

ENT Joins Avita in Ontario

ONTARIO – Nov 20, 2018 – Board-certified Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) specialist, Michael Barat, MD, has joined Avita Health System and is accepting patient of all ages. His clinic is located at 715 Richland Mall in Ontario. “I am very excited to provide ear, nose and throat care for North Central Ohio residents,” comments… View Article

Take Back Bins

November 16, 2018

Drug Take Back Bins Now in Ontario and Bucyrus Hospitals

ONTARIO / BUCYRUS – Nov 16, 2018 – Residents of Ontario, Bucyrus, and the surrounding communities now have additional locations to drop off unused, unwanted, or expired prescription drugs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Through a partnership with the METRICH Enforcement Unit, Crawford County Sheriff’s Department, and Ontario Police Department, secure drug… View Article

Med Surg Staff

November 15, 2018

ODH Applauds Avita’s Galion Hospital For Rural Health Excellence

GALION, OH – Today, on National Rural Health Day, the Ohio Department of Health applauds Avita Health System’s Galion Hospital for being recognized by The Chartis Center for Rural Health (Chartis) and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in outcomes. This reflects top quartile performance among all rural… View Article