Community News & Events

Butterfly exhibit opening at HVCH May 12

Hocking Valley Community Hospital and co-host Butterfly Ridge invite you to attend the opening of their spring Butterfly Exhibit in the hospital courtyard on Friday, May 12th at 1 p.m. Guests will have an opportunity to learn about butterfly lifecycles,...
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HVCH welcomes Dr. Fratczak

Hocking Valley Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Mark Fratczak, M.D., as a new hospitalist. Dr. Fratczak has worked as a hospitalist for Aultman Inpatient Medicine, InCompass Health Inc. since 2006. He also has ran a private practice, worked as...
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HVCH following new antibiotic standards

Antimicrobial Stewardship is a new Joint Commission Standard for 2017. The standard states that in 2017, all hospitals must have an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program based on current scientific literature. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates 2...
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HVCH certifies additional SANE nurses

LOGAN – Hocking Valley Community Hospital is pleased to announce three additional nurses have become SANE certified. Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE) are registered nurses who have completed specialized education and clinical preparation in the medical foren­sic care of a...
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