Hospital News

DeKalb Health Supports Women's Heart Health and Goes Red

Posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016

The American Heart Association’s (AHA) “Go Red For Women" national awareness day was celebrated Friday, Feb. 5 and dozens of DeKalb Health team members dressed in red to promote awareness of women's heart health

Tasha Eicher joins DeKalb Health as VP of Physician Services, Strategy and Development

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015

DeKalb Health is pleased to announce a new member of its executive leadership team. Tasha Eicher, MBA joined DeKalb Health on September 21, 2015 as Vice President of Physician Services, Strategy, and Development.

Bret Claghorn joins DeKalb Health as Chief Financial Officer

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015

DeKalb Health welcomes Bret Claghorn, CPA as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective November 11, 2015. He will oversee all financial operations at DeKalb Health and DeKalb Health Medical Group.

Auxiliary Donates over $66,000 in 2015

Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015

The DeKalb Memorial Hospital Fundraising Guild (known as the Hospital Auxiliary) recently funded multiple items including televisions and large glass communication boards for each of the newly refurbished patient rooms

DeKalb Health Debuts New Private Inpatient Rooms at Open House

Posted: Sunday, October 4, 2015

Over the past year, the face of DeKalb Health has changed a great deal. The opening of our new North Campus facilities this spring altered the landscape of our campus in a major way.

Local Contractor Donates Over 41K of Earnings Back to DeKalb Health

Posted: Wednesday, August 19, 2015

On Tuesday, August 18th Fetters Construction, Inc. donated $ 41,863.00 to DeKalb Health. During DeKalb Health’s recent north campus expansion, Fetters Construction, Inc. served as the general contractor.

Craig Polkow named DeKalb Health Chief Executive Officer

Posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2015

The DeKalb Health Board of Directors has selected Craig Polkow as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Polkow will take over for Dr. Emilio Vazquez, who has been serving as interim since Fred Price resigned the post


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