June 4, 2020

Avita Health System Resumes All Surgeries and Procedures

BUCYRUS / GALION / ONTARIO – June 4, 2020 – Effective today, Avita Health System is resuming all surgeries and procedures at Bucyrus, Galion, and Ontario Hospitals. On March 18, Avita postponed elective surgeries and procedures in an effort to prioritize critically-ill patients and conserve resources, such as personal protective equipment (PPE) and hospital beds…. View Article

May 20, 2020

Avita Uses Innovative Technology to Protect the Community

BUCYRUS / GALION / ONTARIO – May 20, 2020 – Avita Health System adds an innovative process to disinfect and sanitize public safety vehicles and PPE in Bucyrus, Galion, and Ontario. This advanced technology, the Moonbeam™3, is an ultraviolet light that kills viral and bacterial pathogens to prevent the spread of illness. “The Moonbeam™3 is lightweight… View Article

May 4, 2020

Avita Implements Additional Safety Measures as Outpatient Surgeries Resume

BUCYRUS, GALION, ONTARIO – May 4, 2020 – Avita Health System is resuming outpatient elective surgeries and procedures at Bucyrus, Galion, and Ontario Hospitals with additional processes to keep patients and employees safe.   “We are carefully resuming outpatient elective surgeries and procedures, including imaging and lab testing, at Avita Hospitals,” explains Jerome Morasko, CEO… View Article

April 29, 2020

Avita Adds COVID-19 Drive-Through Screening Tent

GALION – April 29, 2020 – In a continued effort to prevent the spread of illness, Avita Health System has opened a COVID-19 drive-through screening tent in Galion. Patients who present at the tent must have an appointment and doctor’s order to be eligible for testing. “The first step is to contact your primary care… View Article

April 16, 2020

Local Organizations Encourage the Community to Wear Cloth Masks

BUCYRUS / GALION – Apr 16, 2020 – Avita Health System, Crawford County Emergency Management Agency, Crawford County Public Health, and the Galion City Health Department are asking the community to use cloth face coverings in public settings. “As an additional public health measure, we are asking our communities to follow CDC guidance by wearing cloth… View Article