Get Ready for the Flu Season

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the seasonal influenza vaccines for 2019-2020. There are several flu vaccine options.  The traditional vaccine protects against three different flu viruses, called a trivalent vaccine. This vaccine protects against two influenza A viruses and an influenza B virus. Another vaccine, called a quadrivalent vaccine, protects against two influenza […]

FCHC Will Be at Upcoming Road to Wellness Oct. 1, 2019

The 11th Annual Road to Wellness Health Care Conference for Mature Adults and Caregivers will be held Tues., Oct. 1, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at a new location: Pettisville Missionary Church, 19055 Co. Rd. D, Pettisville. The event is free and is sponsored by the Fulton County Aging Consortium. The theme for this year’s Road to […]

FCHC Expands Surgical Offerings

Northwest Surgical Specialists (NWSS) – Timothy Duckett, MD; Beth White, MD and Shahzad Hasan, MD plan to expand the number of hours they spend at FCHC each week. They will be seeing patients in clinic two days a week and will be in surgery another two days a week. Previously, they provided surgical services at […]

Donate Life Event Coming April 10, 2019

On Thursday, April 18 at 10:00 a.m., Life Connection of Ohio will partner with FCHC to raise awareness about organ, eye and tissue donation. Life Connection’s Green Chair will be in the FCHC lobby for 24 hours beginning at 10:00 a.m. on April 18. The public is invited to take pictures of family members sitting […]

Heart Radiothon Screenings: Coming Soon

Take advantage of timely health screenings at Fulton County Health Center. Participants will be tested for their total cholesterol, HDL (good cholesterol level) and blood glucose (blood sugar) level. Blood pressure will also be checked.  For 2019 there will be a change in the screening locations as all screenings will be held in the FCHC […]

New Music Therapist at FulCare Behavioral Health

FulCare Behavioral Health, located on FCHC’s fifth floor, has a new Board Certified music therapist, Jaclyn O’Neill, MT-BC. O’Neill graduated in 2017 from Seton Hill University in Greensburg, Pennsylvania with a degree in music therapy. After college she worked in Albany, New York for a private practice firm providing music therapy to students in school […]

Meet our New Providers

Physician Joins Delta Medical Center Nick Barnes, DO, a new Family Medicine physician, joined the Delta Medical Center in August. Dr. Barnes received his undergraduate degree in Finance in 2003 from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He spent six years working in Cleveland for an Accounting and Finance firm and realized he needed a change. […]

ODH Applauds Fulton County Health Center For Rural Health Excellence

On National Rural Health Day, Nov. 15, 2018, the Ohio Department of Health applauds Fulton County Health Center 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 […]

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Road to Wellness Conference Coming October 2nd

The 10th Annual Road to Wellness Health Care Conference for Mature Adultsand Caregivers will be held Tues., Oct. 2, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at St. Caspar Church’s Parish Life Center, Wauseon. The event is free and is sponsored by the Fulton County Aging Consortium. The theme for this year’s Road to Wellness is “Safe and Well […]