Press Releases

Press Releases


Hospital News

CGH Medical Center Recognized by Healthgrades for Providing Outstanding Patient Experience (4-30-2015)
CGH Medical Center today announced that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2015 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.

CGH Medical Center NEW Emergency Department Now Open (4-6-2015)
The new CGH Emergency Department is now open! In the event of an emergency, the public is encouraged to use the new Emergency entrance located off of 2nd Avenue.

Join CGH Medical Center for the NEW Emergency Department Community Open House Tuesday, March 24,2015 (3-18-2015)
Please join us for the NEW Emergency Department Community Open House to be held on Tuesday, March 24, 2015!

CGH Lifts Temporary Visitor's Restrictions (1-28-2015)
As of Wednesday, January 28, 2015, CGH Medical Center is lifting the temporary visitor’s restrictions put in place last month to guard against the flu.

Temporary Visitor's Restrictions Now in Place at CGH (12-16-2014)
For the health and safety of our community during the current Influenza season, CGH is limiting visits to our patients beginning Wednesday, December 17.

Join CGH for the 1st Annual “Healthy & Bright” Holiday Lighting Ceremony (11-21-2014)
Please join us for the first annual “Healthy & Bright” Holiday Lighting Ceremony to be held on Tuesday, November 25!

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Employee of the Month

May Employee of the Month (5-1-2015)
Sonia Johnson Lead Housekeeper Environmental Services

April Employee of the Month (4-2-2015)
Alisha Henson Radiology Tech Diagnostic Imaging

March Employee of the Month (3-3-2015)
Jeanette Shuman Switchboard Operator Main Clinic Switchboard

February Employee of the Month (2-2-2015)
Connie Ferris, RN Home Nursing

January Employee of the Month (12-31-2014)
Kathy Harvey Phlebotomist Laboratory

December Employee of the Month (12-8-2014)
Christy Jo Quinn-Gusloff, RN Nursing Supervisor

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Foundation News

“Strong Women, Strong Bones” Comes to Dixon (8-8-2014)
CGH is pleased to announce that the “Strong Women, Strong Bones” class will be offered at the CGH Dixon Health Center, 1321 N. Galena Ave.

“Strong Women, Strong Bones” Comes to Milledgeville (5-27-2014)
CGH’s Community Services Department and the CGH Health Foundation are pleased to announce that the “Strong Women, Strong Bones” class will be offered in Milledgeville.

CGH Health Foundation to host Flower Sale May 6 (5-1-2014)
Fresh bouquets, roses, carnations, hanging baskets and annuals will be available at the upcoming Foundation flower sale, with the help of event partner Behrens Blumen Stuff.

CGH Health Foundation to host April 9 Silent Auction, Bake Sale, Dessert Auction, Penny Raffle (4-2-2014)
You may find the perfect Easter or Mother’s Day gift basket at the Wednesday, April 9 Silent Auction and Bake Sale, hosted by the CGH Health Foundation. The much-anticipated annual event runs from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at CGH Medical Center in the Lobby, Ryberg Auditorium and Classrooms 1 and 2 and is open to the public. Running simultaneously is a Dessert Auction and Penny Raffle. Over 80 bakers will be sharing their culinary delights. Get there early for the best selection. Winners of the Penny Raffle will be drawn at 3:30 p.m. There are 20 possible prizes, including a handmade wreath, wine basket, Uncle Woody’s popcorn basket, gift certificates and more.

Ink Storm Tattoo hosting Cancer Ribbon Day (10-28-2013)
Ink Storm Tattoo owner Dan Covell and his fellow tattoo artists will host their second annual Cancer Ribbon Day benefit this Thursday, October 31 from noon to 8 p.m. at their shop at 110 Second Ave., Sterling.

$360,000 Goal surpassed by CGH Health Foundation (10-5-2012)
CGH Health Foundation donors celebrated reaching and exceeding the $360,000 campaign goal during Thursday’s 25th anniversary Annual Appeal reception. Retiring CGH Medical Center CEO Ed Andersen was also given special recognition during the annual event.

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