WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital Plan for Response to COVID-19

WVU Medicine- Barnesville Hospital has been actively working over the last several weeks to prepare our facility for the potential impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to our community. Leadership Team has participated in frequent calls with the Ohio Department of Health, WVU Medicine System Hospitals, and the Ohio Hospital Association to best prepare us for this situation. Plans have been pRead More…

Barnesville Hospital ER Expansion/Renovation Requires Temporary Relocation of ER Entrance

As the Barnesville Hospital Emergency Department Addition/Renovation project moves into Phase II of construction, we will be temporarily relocating the Emergency Department Entrance. Beginning at 12:00 p.m. on May 18, 2015, the Main Entrance of the facility will be used as the Emergency Department Entrance until further notice. All Emergency Medical Service traffic will utilize Hospital DrivRead More…

Auxiliary Supports Emergency Department Renovation and Expansion

The Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary has made a pace setting gift of $250,000 to Now is the Time, the Campaign for the Barnesville Hospital Emergency Department. The dedication, enthusiasm and support we receive from our Auxiliary is amazing and inspires others, said David Phillips, Barnesville Hospital, CEO. A gift of this magnitude is a tremendous way to begin our campaign for our much needed ERead More…

Historical Moment in Barnesville Hospital History

For over 70 years, Barnesville Hospital has served the community by providing quality compassionate care to those in need day in and day out 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Barnesville Hospital began offering emergency services with the addition of the central portion of the hospital in 1954. At that time, the annual number of emergency room visits was 233 and grew to a volume of 4Read More…

Construction Update

Due to ER construction, a portion of Hospital Drive is closed to through traffic. Traffic is being re-routed through the hospitals Main Parking Lot. We thank you in advance for your understanding and patience as we grow to better meet the needs of the community. All hospital entrances remain open and accessible. If accessibility poses an issue, please be aware of the following options: Travel Read More…

Village of Barnesville votes to provide low interest loan to Barnesville Hospital

The Village Council voted on Monday night to approve terms of a low-interest loan of $1.5 million to Barnesville Hospital to implement the final steps in planning the expansion and renovation of the Hospitals Emergency Department. A new Emergency Department will address the needs of patients and families by adding individual treatment rooms, affording privacy and adequate room for staff, equipmRead More…