Marion General Names Director of Finance

Mike Thomas has been named Director of Finance for Marion General Hospital. Hospital officials say Thomas brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in healthcare finance settings.

Hospital Awarded Joint Commission Accreditation

By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety, Marion General Hospital reports they have earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval.

Marion Hospice Offers Children’s Grief Workshop

“Healing Hearts” is a 10-week grief workshop dealing with children’s grief issues and is open to any child who has suffered a significant loss. Recommended age range for children is from 6 to 12 years of age.

This series is offered at no cost through Marion General Hospital Hospice.

The group meets from 5:30-7:00 p.m., Wednesdays, beginning May 5. The sessions take place at the Marion General Office & Conference Center, 278 Barks Road W. in Marion.

Hospital Offers Heart Healthy Eating Class

Marion General Hospital’s registered dietitians want you to learn how to become heart healthy by learning how to eat healthy. To do this, they have developed a class that helps with grocery shopping, reading labels, making healthier food choices, as well as how to prepare them in a healthy manner.

This free class is slated for 5:00pm, Wednesday, May 5, and will be held in the Morrow room on the ground floor of the hospital.

Pre-registration is required by calling central scheduling at 740/383-8484.

Healthy snacks will be provided.

Hospital Names Physician of the Year