Press Releases

June 16, 2017
Healthy U: Female Pelvic Medicine
Thursday, June 22nd
May 18, 2017
Hospital Week Profile: Linda Edelman, RN
The Call to Nursing
May 17, 2017
Hospital Week Profile: Kelly & Alex Drake
Emergency Department Admissions
May 16, 2017
Healthy U: CCHS CEO to Present
Thursday, May 25th
May 12, 2017
Hospital Week Profile: Brittany Knudsen, RN
Fulfilling a Lifelong Dream
May 10, 2017
Dr. Mike Woods comes to CCHS Outpaient Clinic
Provides gynecology, hormone and incontinence care
May 2, 2017
Dr. Weresh Comes Home to Atlantic!
Orthopedic Surgeon to begin July 11, 2017
April 11, 2017
Healthy U: Medicare Wellness
April 27, 2017
April 4, 2017
Volunteer Appreciation Open House
April 12, 2017
April 3, 2017
National Public Health Week
April 3-9, 2017
March 15, 2017
Healthy U: Athletic Training
March 23rd at Noon / RSVP 243-7479
Feb. 22, 2017
CCMH recognized as a Top 100 CAH!
National recognition for local hospital
Feb. 17, 2017
Low-Cost Blood Draws Coming Soon
To be held in late March
Feb. 17, 2017
CCHS Foundation Hosts Gala
Event on March 25th
Feb. 3, 2017
CCHS Welcomes New ED Provider
Ann Wieseler to begin Feb. 6th
Feb. 1, 2017
CCHS Begins New Affiliation with Diagnostic Radiology, PC
New affiliation begins February 1, 2017
Jan. 18, 2017
Healthy U: Nutrition -- The Simple Truths
RSVP by calling 243-7479
Jan. 18, 2017
Dr. Benjamin Howard Joins AMC
Family medicine physician to begin in July
Jan. 13, 2017
Influenza Activity in Cass County
More than 40 confirmed cases
Jan. 3, 2017
Love Steps Up Support Group
Meeting Thursday, Jan. 5th
Dec. 29, 2016
Open House for Altman
Thursday, January 5th
Dec. 16, 2016
Statement on Dr. Fisher
Nov. 18, 2016
Wilcox Reflects on 35 Years
Dr. Wilcox Retires on Nov. 18, 2016
Nov. 11, 2016
CCHS Foundation 2017 Campaign
Goal to purchase 3D Mammography Unit
Nov. 7, 2016
Increase in Traffic Fatalities
CCHS Medical Staff Urges Drivers to Be Safe on the Road
Oct. 28, 2016
Healthcare Navigator Appointments
Make an appointment today!
Oct. 11, 2016
CCHS Installs New CT Scanner
Mobile CT available during installation
Oct. 10, 2016
Parents as Teachers
Families Encouraged to Call
Oct. 5, 2016
Flu Vaccine Clinics
Starting October 10th
Oct. 3, 2016
Brett Altman joins CCHS
New CEO for local health system
Sept. 20, 2016
Love Steps Up Walk
Saturday, October 15th
Sept. 16, 2016
Healthy U: Tummy Troubles
Thursday, Sept. 22nd
Sept. 12, 2016
Low-Cost Blood Draws Coming Soon
Sept 29-October 5
Aug. 18, 2016
Dr. Berry Named Hospital Hero
Awarded by the Iowa Hospital Association
Aug. 15, 2016
Preventing Cancer: The HPV Vaccine
HPV Vaccination Rates Lagging
Aug. 3, 2016
Dr. Edna Becht begins practice
Joins CCHS Monday, August 8th
July 25, 2016
Healthy U: Orthopedic Care
Thursday, July 28th
July 22, 2016
Cass County Public Health
Cass County Public Health
July 22, 2016
Notice to Bidders
CCMH ENT Clinic
July 1, 2016
AMC Closed on Monday, July 4th
For Appointments, Call 243-2850
July 1, 2016
Dr. Johnson to Present at Healthy U
Thursday, June 30th
June 6, 2016
CCMH Board Terminates CEO Contract
June 6, 2016
May 19, 2016
Better Hearing & Speech Month
Heather Buhr, MS, CCC-SLP
March 15, 2016
Building Strength
Free Seminar from Women's Health Services
March 9, 2016
Diagnostic Imaging Receives Perfect Score Again!
Mammography Team Recognized
March 9, 2016
Spring Community Blood Screenings
Beginning March 30th
Feb. 19, 2016
Healthy U: What You Should Know About Heart Attacks
Monday, Feb. 29th at 5:30 p.m.
Jan. 22, 2016
CCHS Begins Remodeling Project
Three Phase Project Now Underway
Jan. 20, 2016
CCHS Community Survey Results Are In!
Positive Response from Community
Jan. 15, 2016
2015 Audit Report
CCMH Remains Financially Healthy
Jan. 13, 2016
Healthy U: Fitness at All Ages
Thursday, January 21st
Jan. 8, 2016
First Baby of 2016
Welcome, Liam Roy!
Dec. 23, 2015
Reminder: FluMist & Flu Shots Available Now
No Appointments Necessary at AMC
Dec. 21, 2015
CCHS Foundation 2016 Campaign Underway
Goal to purchase Lab & Respiratory Equipment
Nov. 24, 2015
Herzberg Now a Licensed Psychologist
Southwest Iowa Mental Health Center
Nov. 20, 2015
American Diabetes Month: Eye Care
Jeff Goergen, O.D. discusses Diabetic Eye Disease
Nov. 10, 2015
Healthy U: Diabetes & Your Holiday Plate
Thursday, Nov. 19th at Noon
Nov. 6, 2015
National Radiologic Technology Week
November 8-14
Nov. 3, 2015
Surgical PA joins CCHS
Don Beitzel, PA-C
Oct. 22, 2015
CCHS Needs Your Feedback!
3000 Community Surveys in the Mail
Oct. 21, 2015
Dr. Carmelita Shah to provide care at AMC
Appointments available Monday - Friday, 8 - 5
Oct. 20, 2015
Healthcare Navigators at CCHS
Provide assistance with Marketplace insurance selection
Oct. 9, 2015
Flu Vaccines Now Available
No Appointments Necessary
Oct. 6, 2015
Cass County First Graders Visit CCHS
Tradition Continues as all First Graders Visit CCHS
Oct. 5, 2015
Healthy U: Talk About Your Medicines
Thursday, October 22nd
Oct. 5, 2015
CCHS earns Excellence Through Insight Award
Recognition for overall employee satisfaction
Sept. 18, 2015
Dealing with Life's Little Leaks
Healthy U on Sept. 24th
Sept. 17, 2015
CCHS Staff Donate to Food Pantries
Funds given to Atlantic, Anita and Griswold
Sept. 15, 2015
CCHS Receives Iowa 2015 Top Workplace Award!
Employee Feedback Survey Leads to Honor
Sept. 14, 2015
Trailing for Tatas
Registration Due Sept. 19th
Sept. 14, 2015
Mommy's Time Out
Wednesday, Sept. 16th at 5:30 p.m.
Sept. 8, 2015
CCMH Laboratory Receives Accreditation
CCMH Laboratory has been accredited for more than 30 years
Aug. 20, 2015
The Aging Eye -- Healthy U
Dr. Jeff Goergen to Present
Aug. 13, 2015
Starlin and CCMH Recognized for 340B Program
Award presented at national conference
Aug. 10, 2015
Back to School, Back to Play
Preventing Sports Injuries
July 20, 2015
Healthy U: When Should I Worry?
Lunch session at noon July 30th
June 18, 2015
Healthy U: End of Life Care
Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Noon
June 2, 2015
SWIMHC Celebrating 50 Years
Open House on June 11th
June 2, 2015
CCMH Rehabilitation Services Offers Throwing Clinics
Service open to all local teams
May 21, 2015
Dr. Weppler to Speak at next Healthy U
Thursday, May 28th at Noon
May 16, 2015
Leslie Ferguson, RN, Care Coordination
Part of our National Hospital Week Series
May 15, 2015
Whitney Harper, AMC Receptionist
Part of our National Hospital Week Series
May 15, 2015
Brian Juhl, Radiologic Technologist
Part of our National Hospital Week Series
May 14, 2015
Gina Benton, CCHS Transcriptionist
Part of our National Hospital Week Series
May 12, 2015
Meet Whitney Schafer, RN, Outpatient Clinics
Part of our National Hospital Week Series
April 30, 2015
Flower Sales to Benefit CCHS Foundation
Friday, May 8th
April 28, 2015
CCHS Foundation Awards Hansen Scholarships
Three recipients for 2015
April 22, 2015
Healthy U Focuses on Podiatry
Lunch session at noon April 30th
April 20, 2015
Forensic Nurse Examiner at CCHS
Darci Young, RN
April 10, 2015
100 Great Iowa Nurses
CCHS Cardiac Rehab Director Recognized
April 10, 2015
Foundation Campaign Continues
Goal is to purchase Central Monitor System
April 10, 2015
Celebrity Chef to Visit Griswold
Event is April 25th
March 26, 2015
Diagnostic Imaging Receives Perfect Score
MQSA Inspection for 2015
March 24, 2015
Hospital Creates $24 Million Impact on Local Economy
CCMH generates 356 jobs for area residents
March 23, 2015
The Facts About Colorectal Cancer
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
March 18, 2015
Diabetes Alert Day 2015
March 24, 2015
March 17, 2015
Healthy U: Metabolic Syndrome
Free Lunch Program
March 16, 2015
Healthcare Insurance Enrollment Fair at CCMH
Call for an ppointment
March 11, 2015
CCHS Welcomes Dr. Fisher
New Orthopedic Surgeon Arrives
March 11, 2015
CCMH Offers Community Blood Screenings
Sites in Atlantic, Anita, Griswold and Massena
March 10, 2015
CCHS Scholarship Deadlines Approaching
March 31 and April 1 Deadlines
Feb. 16, 2015
CCHS Foundation’s Hansen Scholarship Available
$10,000 in Scholarships Available
Feb. 16, 2015
CCHS kicks off Healthy U with a look at heart health
February 25th, noon to 1 pm
Feb. 6, 2015
AMC reminds residents to get measles vaccine
Residents should also be aware of symptoms
Jan. 21, 2015
Scholarships available through Cass County Health System
For Students Pursuing Careers in Healthcare
Jan. 9, 2015
CCHS Presents Stress Management Tools for Women
Sarah Herzberg, PhD to Present
Jan. 5, 2015
Lymphedema Therapy Now Offered
Rehabilitation Services Expands Services
Dec. 31, 2014
Influenza Active in Cass County
Over 50 cases diagnosed
Dec. 31, 2014
Changes in CoOportunity Health Insurance
Certified Marketplace Navigators available for assitance
Nov. 20, 2014
Audit: CCMH Remains Financially Healthy in 2014
FY 2014 Audit Positive for CCMH
Nov. 20, 2014
Dr. Edward Fisher joins CCHS
Orthopedic Surgeon will begin in early February
Nov. 17, 2014
Podiatrist Relocates Practice to Cass County Health System
Practice Opens November 18th
Nov. 17, 2014
Navigators Ready to Assist Medicaid & Marketplace Consumers at CCHS
December 15th Deadline Approaching
Nov. 14, 2014
First Graders Visit CCHS
All Cass County First Graders Tour CCHS
Oct. 30, 2014
CCMH to Host American Diabetes Association Program November 11th
November is American Diabetes Month
Sept. 30, 2014
SWIMHC On the Move!
Effective October 8th
Sept. 25, 2014
AMC provides Influenza vaccine
No appointment necessary!
Sept. 15, 2014
Dr. Ojash Raval joins CCHS
Family Medicine physician begins September 23rd
Sept. 3, 2014
CCMH Recognized for Patient Safety
One of 19 Iowa Hospitals Recognized
Sept. 3, 2014
Managing Menopause - A CCHS Women's Health Event
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
April 1, 2014
CCMH mammography receives perfect score
Inspection finds no deficiencies
March 26, 2014
CCHS staff certified as marketplace application counselors
Assistance with health insurance marketplace
March 26, 2014
CCMH Foundation Begins Community Campaign
Supporting New Equipment for OB and Emergency Departments
March 20, 2014
CCMH Economic Impact Report
Hospital creates $23.5 million impact on local economy
March 20, 2014
Take It. Share It. Step Out.
Diabetes Alert Day March 25, 2014
March 20, 2014
Community Blood Screenings March 2014
Call for appointment
March 18, 2014
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
3rd most common form of cancer
March 6, 2014
Diabetes Center Community Education Event
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
March 6, 2014
Nicotene Dependence Program
Part of Women's Health Services Educational Series
March 5, 2014
Emergency Personnel Tour CCHS
Law Enforcement, Fire and Ambulance Crews
Jan. 23, 2014
CCHS to award scholarship
$1000 health career scholarship
Jan. 23, 2014
Hudspeth takes the helm at CCHS
New CEO began January 20th
Jan. 21, 2014
CCMH Foundation Offers Scholarships
$10,000 in funds to be awarded
Jan. 10, 2014
Reflections on a Career
Pat Markham Retires from CCHS
Dec. 19, 2013
Dr. Ojash Raval to join CCHS
Family Medicine physician will begin September 2014
Dec. 19, 2013
CCMH Foundation kicks off annual campaign
Funds for cardiac and infant monitors
Dec. 19, 2013
CCHS to create new chapel space
New chapel near patient care areas
Nov. 26, 2013
Roger Sandhorst Named a Hospital Hero
Iowa Hospital Association Award
Aug. 15, 2013
CCMH Foundation Recieves Donation
Local Sorority group donates $500
Aug. 8, 2013
CCMH Achieves Zero Pressure Ulcer Mark
Over one year with no hospital-aquired ulcers
Aug. 1, 2013
SWIMHC expands school-based mental health services
On-site counseling benefits students
July 11, 2013
Whitney Schafer, RN, Receives Scholarships
CCHS and IHERFS Awards
July 3, 2013
Diabetes Center receives Recognition
CCMH Diabetes Center Recognized by ADA
May 16, 2013
New Wayfinding at CCHS
Map system in atrium kiosk
May 8, 2013
CCMH Recognizes National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
Diagnostic Imaging department provides information
May 7, 2013
CCMH West Entrance Re-Opens
West entrance open to patients and visitors
April 15, 2013
National Infant Immunization Week
April 20 - 27, 2013
April 11, 2013
Hansen Scholarship Awarded
Alisha Ponsar and Ben Kopp honored
March 21, 2013
Diabetes Alert Day
March 26, 2013
March 18, 2013
CCMH Joins NeHii
Nebraska Health Information Exchange
March 14, 2013
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Important Health Information
March 14, 2013
Additional construction at CCMH
Work to begin Monday, March 18th
Feb. 19, 2013
CCHS Staff Recognized at Annual Event
Services Awards and Recognition Celebration
Jan. 23, 2013
Departments on the move at CCMH
Rehab Services, Hospital Pharmacy, Respiratory Care and Diabetes Center
Jan. 19, 2013
CCMH Hosts OB Open House
Tuesday, January 29th, 5:30 - 7 pm
Jan. 17, 2013
Behavioral Health Unit moves
Newly remodeled area opened January 17!
Jan. 11, 2013
Flu vaccine for people over age two is gone
AMC only has vaccine for ages 6 months to 2 years of age
Dec. 17, 2012
CCMH Receives Stage 6 Recognition
Recognition for effective use of EMR
Nov. 19, 2012
Cardiac Rehab Program receives certification
Recognized for meeting standards of excellence
Nov. 19, 2012
Treasure Cove Holiday Sale
November 29, 7 am - 4 pm
Nov. 1, 2012
Doctor provides cancer care closer to home
Outpatient Clinic services expand
Oct. 10, 2012
CCMH not affected by contaminated steroids
Local hospital steroids are safe
Oct. 3, 2012
Anita woman takes cancer in stride
Deanna Spry shares her story
Oct. 1, 2012
CCHS Healing Garden campaign nears completion
Over $280,000 raised to date!
Sept. 26, 2012
Flu Vaccine Available
CCHS and Cass County Public Health provide vaccine
Sept. 6, 2012
Dr. Chad McCance expands skills
Assists Dr. Robert Fitzgibbons, Creighton University Medical Center
Sept. 5, 2012
CCMH Foundation awards scholarship
Louie and Elsie Hansen Memorial Scholarship
Aug. 20, 2012
Kara Kopp receives CCHS Scholarship
2008 CAM graduate continues education
June 26, 2012
CCMH Inpatient Services Relocate
Moving to 2nd floor of the new CCMH addition June 29, 2012
June 15, 2012
CCMH Emergency Department relocates
Open for business in new hospital addition!
June 7, 2012
Dr. Mark Johnson transitions to CCMH Emergency Department
August 3, 2012 final day at AMC
June 1, 2012
CCHS to Host Community Open House
June 10, 2012, 1 - 5 pm
May 17, 2012
Celebrating Our Staff
Lori Glassel - Emergency Department Nurse
May 17, 2012
Celebrating Our Staff
Val Gifford - Patient Accounts Manager
May 9, 2012
Celebrating Our Staff
Diane Eblen - Laboratory Director
May 9, 2012
Celebrating Our Staff
Michelle Poulsen - Executive Assistant
May 9, 2012
Celebrating Our Staff
Kim Kopp - Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse
April 19, 2012
Healing Garden donation
First Whitney Bank and Trust
April 5, 2012
Spring Into Action Diabetes Health Fair
April 17, 2012
March 15, 2012
Colonoscopies Save Lives
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
March 15, 2012
Cass County Health System Honors Employees
Recognition Banquet Held March 3rd
March 13, 2012
Hansen Scholarship Applications Available
$5000 nursing and medical scholarship
Feb. 27, 2012
CCMH creates $24,760,000 impact on local economy
In Iowa, hospitals generate $6.2 billion and 70,000 jobs
Feb. 22, 2012
CCMH Construction Update
Project on Schedule
Feb. 22, 2012
CCMH Mammography receives perfect inspection score
Fifth year in a row!
Feb. 2, 2012
Lee Wyman receives Service Award
Outstanding patient satisfaction scores!
Feb. 1, 2012
CCMH Special Care Unit Relocates
Effective February 1, 2012
Jan. 10, 2012
CCMH Auxiliary gives throughout the year
Always welcoming new members!
Nov. 23, 2011
CCMH works with local school on ImPACT program
Post-concussion assessment for high school athletes
Nov. 10, 2011
CCHS Celebrates National Rural Health Day
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Nov. 2, 2011
CCMH Celebrates American Diabetes Month
Community Events November 10th and 17th
Nov. 2, 2011
Judi Nelson Receives Hospital Hero Award
Honored by Iowa Hospital Association
Oct. 31, 2011
CCMH Audit Report Released
FY 2011 Audit Report
Oct. 24, 2011
Dr. Seann Atkinson begins practice at Atlantic Medical Center
Family Medicine Physician began October 24, 2011
Oct. 17, 2011
Communities and Commodities Campaign
CCMH Foundation fundraising campaign
Oct. 13, 2011
Norma Reed recognized at Iowa Hospital Association
Honored as a Shining Star Volunteer
Oct. 13, 2011
Goodrich joins Atlantic Medical Center
Jodi Goodrich, PA-C
Sept. 29, 2011
Atlantic Medical Center addition opens!
Expansion to Suite C for obstetrics and gynecology care
Sept. 13, 2011
CCMH Provides Community Benefits
$3,519,827 in Uncompensated Care and Health Care Services Given Annually
Sept. 13, 2011
CCMH blood draw procedure changes
Effective September 19th
Sept. 1, 2011
CCHS to Host Women's Health Expo
Free event September 13th, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Aug. 31, 2011
Cass Connect brings family together
Dad in Germany gets to watch daughter's birth
Aug. 25, 2011
Markham receives CCHS Scholarship
CCHS 2011 Scholarship Recipient
July 22, 2011
New Helipad Opens!
Helipad open for use 5 pm, July 22, 2011
July 6, 2011
Jennifer Arp receives IHERF Scholarship
Arp one of 32 recipients throughout Iowa
May 3, 2011
ED Entrance Relocates
Effective 7 am, Wednesday, May 4th
April 13, 2011
Yes Virginia, there is a hospital pharmacy department
By Crystal Starlin, Pharm D, CCMH Parmacy Director
April 7, 2011
CCMH Mammography receives perfect inspection score
Highest standards consistently met
April 7, 2011
CCMH Creates $24,380,594 Impact on Local Economy
In Iowa, Hospitals Generate $6.1 Billion and 70,000 Jobs
April 1, 2011
Outpatient Services relocate
Improve patient access and safety
April 1, 2011
Remodeled Rehabilitaion Services and Cardiac Rehab Departments
Expand services and patient convenience
April 1, 2011
New inpatient units enhance patient comfort and privacy
Increased efficiency and care coordination
April 1, 2011
CCHS construction project to begin
Project Overview
March 23, 2011
CCHS Construction affects Emergency Department approach
ED Entrance still open for emergency patients
March 17, 2011
Be Aware of Your Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Know the risk factors that may affect you
March 17, 2011
Diabetes Risk Test
Learn if you are at risk for diabetes!
Feb. 3, 2011
CCMH state reaudit report
Report released February 3, 2011
Feb. 1, 2011
Patriotic Employer Award
Markham and CCMH Recognized
Jan. 31, 2011
CCMH begins free newborn exams
Newborn follow-up exams two days after going home
Jan. 4, 2011
Dr. Vanessa Cook Joins Atlantic Medical Center
New Family Medicine Physician at AMC
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