February 25, 2020

Free Parenting Workshops

Supportive, small group programs to connect with other parents, grandparents, and caregivers. Workshops are ADULTS ONLY. Attend any or all of the classes below completely free. All workshops are on Mondays, with a light dinner starting at 5:45pm. All workshops are held in the Lobby Conference Room at Avita Galion Hospital, 269 Portland Way S…. View Article

February 3, 2020

HomeCare Matters Is Now Avita Home Health and Hospice

GALION – Feb 3, 2020 – HomeCare Matters Home Health and Hospice is officially Avita Home Health and Hospice. Now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Avita Health System, Avita Home Health and Hospice will continue to provide homecare services, hospice, palliative care, wound care, and grief support, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy in… View Article

January 29, 2020

Patient Attends Daughter’s Wedding at Galion Hospital

GALION – Jan 29, 2020 – Amy and Patrick O’Connell were married in a private ceremony in the chapel at Avita Galion Hospital on Saturday, Jan 18. The O’Connell wedding was originally scheduled to take place at the Bucyrus Nazarene Church until the bride found out that her father, Rodney, was too ill to be… View Article

January 22, 2020

Flu Season Visitor Restrictions

Due to an increase in influenza-like symptoms, we ask that visitors under the age of 16 refrain from visiting hospitalized patients. PLEASE DON’T VISIT PATIENTS IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING Minor cold symptoms including sneezing, runny nose, and cough Fever Rash Gastrointestinal distress Wheezing Respiratory distress To help prevent disease, please: Wash hands often with soap… View Article

December 13, 2019

Extraordinary Nurses Recognized at Avita Health System

BUCYRUS / GALION / ONTARIO – Dec 13, 2019 – Three registered nurses at Avita Health System are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses ®, and for the first time ever, one nurse is earning The Nurse Leader Award. The awards are part of The DAISY Foundation’s mission to recognize nurses for… View Article