American Heart Month is an important reminder of just how vital heart health is for a healthy life and helps raise awareness of heart disease and the ways we can learn about and move towards healthy heart habits. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. every year, with over 600,000 people
Every year, 2-10% of pregnancies in the U.S. are affected by gestational diabetes. Poor control of diabetes during pregnancy increases the chances for birth defects and other serious complications for the mother. Proper health care before and during pregnancy can help prevent birth defects and other health problems. Columbus Community Hospital is hosting a
As part of our commitment to build the future of health care for Columbus, we continue expansion and renovation projects. Construction crews will require a brief power outage in a section of our facilities that shut down the hospital's telephone system briefly. Here's what you need to know: Outage will occur Nov. 3 4 p.m.
988 988 has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. This hotline became available to everyone across the United States starting on July 16, 2022. Crisis counselors are available 24/7 on the hotline. When people call, text, or chat 988, they will be
By Denise Moncrief Wellness Center Manager Columbus Community Hospital’s vision for better health in our community is coming together nicely as construction crews put some of the last touches on the Columbus Wellness Center. It has been years in planning and development, and the work is almost finished, and we can’t wait to welcome in
Following the mass shooting in Uvalde on May 24, a fund has been established for the families of Robb Elementary. You can donate to the fund in a couple of ways: Mail a check, payable to Robb School Memorial Fund, to 200 E. Nopal Street, Uvalde, TX 78801 Zelle donations: email@example.com
Nobody has time for the flu. Thankfully, there’s a simple, free, or low-cost way to protect yourself from flu this fall and winter. Protect yourself and your loved ones from flu by getting a flu shot. Have questions about the flu shot? Click here for more information. You can see a list of all locations
Medicare open enrollment begins October 15 and runs through December 7. Your health care team at Columbus Community Hospital is here to help. If you have questions about the Medicare Part D Drug Plan or Medicare supplemental coverage, attend Columbus Community Hospital’s Open Enrollment Day on Nov. 9. Health plan consultants will be available to