David Sheff, Author of Beautiful Boy, to Speak at Barnesville High School March 27th

David Sheff, New York Times #1 best seller author of Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction, will speak at the Barnesville High School on March 27th. Event is free and open to the community. Agenda 5-8 PM- Recovery Resource Fair – High School Lobby. 5:30-6:15 PM- Panel Discussion- Community Representatives Discussing Addiction, Challenges and Resources in Our CommRead More…

Hospital Receives Grant from South Central Power Company Foundation

The South Central Power Company Foundation awarded Barnesville Hospital a grant to purchase a plasma freezer for the hospital laboratory. A plasma freezer is a vital piece of equipment which ensures lifesaving plasma is readily available for medical emergencies. “No one knows when an emergency can occur whether it is an automobile accident, gunshot wound or a work accident,” said Shawn MeieRead More…

Dr. P.K. Souri Honored for Forty-Five Years of Service to Barnesville Hospital

A retirement celebration was held for Dr. P.K. Souri on January 12, 2019 to recognize him for his illustrious career. In attendance were his Barnesville Hospital Family, medical colleagues and community members. John Rataiczak, Barnesville Hospital Foundation Board, served as Master of Ceremonies. David Phillips, Chief Executive Officer, Barnesville Hospital stated, “Dr. Souri set the gold stRead More…

Barnesville Hospital Participating in the Rose Bowl Parade through Lifeline of Ohio

David Phillips, CEO of Barnesville Hospital Association, Inc. signed a rose vial through Lifeline of Ohio and this rose will appear in the 2019 Donate Life Rose Parade float. The rose vial demonstrates Barnesville Hospital’s appreciation of the donation process. Through the float, Barnesville Hospital joins this meaningful tribute celebrating their role as a vital collaborative partner in the orgaRead More…

Blood Drive

Barnesville Hospital’s Blood Drive is December 18th, 12:30 PM-5:30 PM in the 2nd Floor Multi-Purpose room. Call Cindy Soltesz at Barnesville Hospital 740-425-5105 or 1-877-25-VITAL to schedule your appointment. During the holidays blood donations are down and holiday travel is up. A unit of blood takes several days to be safely tested and then the red blood cells are good for approximately one Read More…

Barnesville Hospital Breast Health Fund Accepts Gift from F.I.R.E

F.I.R.E., (Flame Inside Requires Effort), donated $500 to the Barnesville Hospital Breast Health Fund. This funds assists area women who are uninsured or under insured and have been diagnosed with breast cancer at Barnesville Hospital. Funds can be used for medical care, transportation or other expenses resulting from the cancer diagnosis. F.I.R.E. is a local nonprofit organization designed to Read More…

ODH Applauds Barnesville Hospital For Rural Health Excellence

The Ohio Department of Health applauds Barnesville 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 hospitals in the nation. Barnesville Hospital is among 18 Ohio rural providers recognized for overall excelRead More…

Gallagher Recognized for Twenty-Five Years of Service on Barnesville Hospital’s Board of Trustees

The Barnesville Hospital Board of Trustees recently recognized Kent Gallagher for 25 years of service. Kent joined the board in 1993 and has served on various committees throughout his tenure. He currently holds the office of Vice President. “Kent is an outstanding board member,” said David Phillips, CEO, Barnesville Hospital. “His long tenure with the hospital gives him tremendous insighRead More…