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July 8, 2017
By MALCOLM HALL GateHouse Ohio Media
Dawn Wagner will join hundreds of others Saturday in Portage Lakes State Park to let the paddles hit the water for the purpose of raising awareness and funds to help those coping with breast cancer.
The star attractions for the event, known as the annual Dragon Boat Festival, will be colorfully painted dragon boats that participants, or members of competing...
June 28, 2017
Karen Burchett RN, director of the Alliance Community Hospital (ACH) Emergency Department, introduced the topic of Friday's monthly Lecture Luncheon, "In Case of Emergency: Understanding Our Emergency Department." She said the hope was to help people better understand what services are provided.
Kyle Fannin, RN, Emergency Department charge nurse, said...
June 22, 2017
Alliance Community Hospital enters into purchase agreement with Aultman Health Foundation
By TIM BOTOS GateHouse Ohio Media Published: June 22, 2017 3:00 AM
Aultman Health Foundation is in the process of purchasing Alliance Community Hospital.
Board members of both entities have approved a letter of intent that would enable the Alliance hospital to become affiliated with Aultman by the beginning...
June 22, 2017
With the letter of intent (LOI) signed for Alliance Community Hospital to become affiliated with the Aultman Health Foundation, here's what to expect pending several months of due diligence and a review by regulators:
Under the current plan, what will change at Alliance Community Hospital?
Access to broader medical care through Aultman's regional health care network.Better access to medical specialists.More...
June 21, 2017
The boards of Aultman Health Foundation and Alliance Citizens Health Association have signed a letter of intent designed to pave the way for Alliance Community Hospital, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alliance Citizens Health Association, to become affiliated with the Aultman Health Foundation.
The affiliation, expected to take effect January 1, 2018, will combine a regional healthcare center with a...
June 21, 2017
"In Case of Emergency" will be the focus of Alliance Community Hospital's Lecture Luncheon Friday, June 23 at noon in the hospital's McAlister Community Room, adjacent to the caf.
Karen Abraham, R.N, Clinical Coordinator/Educator, Emergency Department of Alliance Community Hospital and Karen Burchett R.N, Director, Emergency Department of Alliance Community Hospital, will make the presentation, which...
June 7, 2017
The Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary recently held a reception to honor five area seniors. The Dr. James J. Thomas scholarship is awarded annually to four recipients who are interested in pursuing a health-related degree.
Scholarship chair Mary Lou Williams welcomed those in attendance and thanked her committee which included Joan Gecina, Eleanor Carver and Joan Thomas. Williams stated, "In...
May 4, 2017
Baby Boomers have a lot to worry about as they approach their golden years, but one thing that may not have hit their radar screens is that they should be tested for hepatitis C.
A recent advisory from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that anyone born between 1945 and 1965 should be tested for hepatitis C.
Hepatitis C is a liver disease that results from infection with the...
May 1, 2017
GateHouse Ohio Media Published: May 1, 2017 3:00 AM
CANTON -- The newest class for Twenty under 40! will be recognized by ystark! and The Canton Repository in an event on June 21.
The recognition is made possible through ystark!, a department of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, and The Canton Repository, in conjunction with Aultman Hospital, Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty...
April 26, 2017
With an emphasis on cancer care close to home, Aultman Radiation Oncology of Alliance Community Hospital will hold an open house at its location at 885 S. Sawburg Ave., Suite 110, Alliance, from 3 to 5 p.m. today.
Visitors will have an opportunity to interact with the practice's team and learn more about radiation oncology services. The open house will feature refreshments and giveaways.
For more...
April 24, 2017
Published: April 24, 2017 3:00 AM The Alliance Review
I wish to thank the Alliance Community Hospital for all their TLC in getting me better. Everyone that I encountered from the housekeeping staff to the physicians were kind, understanding, courteous, knowledgeable and friendly.
I have read in the past that the hospital has not always been featured in a positive light. But I want to tell...
April 12, 2017
A near-capacity crowd attended the Steppin' Out and Swinging with Hospice fundraiser at Don Pancho's in March and helped raise more than $18,000 for Alliance Hospice.
The function, which was held at Don Pancho's and featured several silent and live auction items donated by colleagues of Alliance Community Hospital and other community donors, included entertainment by Jimmy and the Soul Blazers.
March 22, 2017
Dr. Jonathan Hlivko, gastroenterologist at Alliance Community Hospital (ACH), presented "What You Need to Know about Colorectal Cancer and the Importance of Screenings" during Friday's Lecture Luncheon held in the McAlister Community Room at the hospital.
Hlivko told another packed crowd that colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in both...
March 15, 2017
Alliance Hospice will host its popular "Steppin' Out and Swinging with Hospice" dance and auction Friday at Don Pancho's Tex-Mex Cafe. The event will once again feature local legends Jimmy and the Soul Blazers.
A live and silent auction will be held with more than 50 auction items donated by local businesses as well as beautiful gift baskets donated by various departments of Alliance Community Hospital....
March 13, 2017
Jonathan Hlivko, MD, gastroenterologist at Alliance Community Hospital (ACH), will present “What You Need to Know about Colorectal Cancer and the Importance of Screenings” on Friday, March 17 at noon in the McAlister Community Room of ACH.
Hlivko, who began practicing in Alliance in the fall of 2015, previously practiced in the Department of Gastroenterology at Summa Health System/ Akron...
March 1, 2017
Area residents packed the McAlister Community Room Feb. 17 for Alliance Community Hospital's monthly Lecture Luncheon.
Lorrie Durkin, who became director of the Aultman Heart Center at Alliance Community Hospital in November, spoke about "Acute Coronary Syndrome, Early Heart Attack Care and Hands Only CPR" in honor of National Heart Month.
"This is...
February 13, 2017
“Acute Coronary Syndrome and Early Heart Attack Care” will be the focus of Alliance Community Hospital’s Lecture Luncheon Friday, February 17 at noon in the hospital’s McAlister Community Room, adjacent to the Café.
Lorrie Durkin, MSN, RN, CCRN, who is the director of the Aultman Heart Center at Alliance Community Hospital, will make the presentation, which will include...
January 30, 2017
In 2016, Alliance Community Hospital strengthened its orthopedic group, adding two new orthopedic surgeons to the Alliance Community Medical Foundation (ACMF) -- giving it four in the specialty.
The foundation, a partnership between the hospital and physicians, started with only two back in 2009, when orthopedic physician Dr. David Mungo and otolaryngologist...
January 23, 2017
Dr. Jane Fitch is a five-year cervical cancer survivor who is a frequent speaker on the topic emphasizing that cervical cancer is one cancer that is preventable.
Cervical cancer, a top killer of women throughout the world, is highly preventable with proper, regular screening, according to Tina White, Northeast Ohio Chapter Leader of the National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC) and Dr. Jane Fitch,...
January 20, 2017
Dustin Carneal, a clinical pharmacy specialist at Alliance Community Hospital, will be unraveling the mysteries of multiple medications during ACH’s Community Lecture Luncheon program on Friday, January 27 at noon in the McAlister Community Room, adjacent to the Café.

Carneal, who joined ACH in the summer of 2016, has had extensive education and experience in the pharmacy realm. He...
January 4, 2017
From 8 p.m. Thursday until 8 a.m. Friday, the emergency department at Alliance Community Hospital will be undergoing renovations, which will result in some minor inconveniences during that 12-hour period.
Those needing to visit the emergency department will be directed to a nearby temporary entrance. Visitors during the hours of renovation will be asked to use the main entrance to the hospital.
December 31, 2016
Don McAlister, who has served on the Alliance Community Hospital Board of Trustees for 35 years, including 21 years as its president, was recognized recently along with his late wife Rose, with the naming of the hospital's community room adjacent to the Caf (formerly known as Conference Room 1A).
The Don and Rose McAlister Community Room was officially dedicated with family members and hospital officials...
December 7, 2016
"What's On Your Bucket List? Telling Your Life Story" will be presented by Sue Antram, RN, BSN, whose specialty is grief counseling, at this month's Alliance Community Hospital Lecture Luncheon at noon on Friday in Conference Room 1A at the hospital.
Antram has been with Alliance Community Hospital for 26 years and has worked in hospice for the past 23 years.
The Community Lecture Luncheons are open...
December 7, 2016
The Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary held its annual Memory Tree of Lights ceremony Sunday in the ACH Caf. Once again the Auxiliary teamed up with Alliance Hospice to honor and memorialize loved ones at the start of the holiday season.
More than 200 attendees gathered for this special memorial program. Holiday music was provided by Diana Cullen. Guest speakers included Stan Jonas, ACH CEO;...
November 23, 2016
Understanding diabetes holds the key to managing the malady and several often-overlooked techniques were presented at Alliance Community Hospital's Diabetes Management Seminar held Nov. 3 at the hospital.
Three experts in their respective fields provided detailed explanations followed by discussions from the 42 attendees about the importance of immunizations, getting the proper sleep and proper...
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