LewisGale Regional Health System
July 17, 2019

A hernia, whether it be inguinal, umbilical or incisional, is a defect in the abdominal wall that allows for the protrusion of fatty tissue or...

LewisGale Regional Health System
July 17, 2019

A hernia - and there are several different types depending on where they're located - is the protrusion of an organ or fatty tissue through a...

LewisGale Regional Health System
June 12, 2019

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is just one of three hospitals recognized in Virginia.

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is the first hospital in the Commonwealth to offer cutting-edge technology to patients throughout Virginia who ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
May 20, 2019

Recognition for the third time reinforces a commitment to nursing excellence.

LewisGale Regional Health System
March 27, 2019

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce the recipients of the prestigious HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction.

The awards are based on strong performances and improvements, including low employee turnover, increased employee engagement scores, and improved...

LewisGale Regional Health System
August 24, 2018

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LewisGale Regional Health System
August 17, 2018

This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In September 2018, LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is applying for re-...

This national award recognizes outstanding healthcare organizations that have demonstrated the highest levels of patient satisfaction and overall...

For the 13th year, LewisGale Medical Center is hosting Camp Healthcare where students are engaged in a variety of activities that will enable...

Thanks to the generous donation from the Radford School of Nursing, the pediatric patients at LewisGale Hospital Montgomery will now head to ...

"Our volunteers share the most precious resource around - their time. Each of them bring so much to the hospital, whether it be their skills,...

As the recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award the hospital has prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable...

The awards are given annually in recognition of the caring spirit and philanthropic work of the late Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr., a founder of HCA....

Roanoke’s Ronald McDonald House provides a comfortable and supportive ‘home-away-from-home’ for the families of critically ill children who must...

HCA is one of 135 companies honored worldwide by the Ethisphere Institute*, who recognizes a company's critical role to influence and drive positive...

“Our newest Board member embodies the spirit of the community and brings talent, expertise and energy to the table. We are very fortunate to...

A troubling, somewhat recent trend associated with the disease is the rise in young-onset colorectal cancer, with 10 percent of new cases being...

LewisGale Medical Center was recently recognized by the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) as one of only 75 hospitals nationwide to be named...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 08, 2017

First of its kind in region will help meet steadily increasing demand by treating all acute, life-threatening emergencies

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski was recently ranked in the top 25 percent of all rural hospitals nationwide for overall excellence in quality by The...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 04, 2017

Dr. Pineda’s groundbreaking work as a therapeutic interventional gastroenterologist is a win-win for patients because they can be treated locally...

For more than a century, LewisGale Medical Center has delivered the highest quality healthcare to residents of Southwest Virginia from our location...

For the 5th consecutive time, LewisGale Hospital Alleghany has received an “A” from The Leapfrog Group. The grade is awarded based on patient...

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades

Congress enacted MQSA to ensure that all women have access to quality mammography for the detection of breast cancer in its earliest, most treatable...

The scheduled activities were designed to help citizens prepare to “survive” natural or man-made disasters and “thrive” with free health screenings...

LewisGale Regional Health System
September 12, 2017

LewisGale Regional Cancer Center at Pulaski celebrated its 20th anniversary recently with an open house and tours of the Center attended by local...

LewisGale Regional Health System
July 31, 2017

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski Names New CEO

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery today unveiled a newly renovated Emergency Room and formally introduced its new da Vinci Surgical System.

LewisGale Regional Health System
June 27, 2017

LewisGale Medical Center held a Sign-the-Beam Ceremony today to celebrate a milestone in construction of its new standalone emergency room, at...

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Colorectal cancer ...

William “Will” Windham has been named Chief Executive Officer of LewisGale Hospital Alleghany, effective April 3.

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 02, 2016

LewisGale Medical Center is pleased to announce it has once again earned recertification as a Primary Stroke Center from The Joint Commission...

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 14, 2016

Brian Baumgardner has been named Chief Executive Officer of LewisGale Regional Health System, effective November 14.

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 01, 2016

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany was one of 844 hospitals to receive an “A”, ranking among the safest hospitals in the United States.

LewisGale Regional Health System
October 15, 2016

LewisGale Medical Center Launches American Orthopaedic Association’s Own the Bone Program to Enhance Patient Care for Osteoporosis...

LewisGale Medical Center Donates $2,500 from Medline Pink Glove Dance Competition Win to Susan G. Komen – Virginia Blue Ridge Chapter

For the past 11 months, LewisGale Regional Cancer Center has undergone a multi-phase capital project, including $6.5 million in new radiation...

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery will spend $6 million over the next several months on hospital renovations and infrastructure, including over $1...

The first of March, the LewisGale Daleville Medical Pavilion opened its doors to a new family medicine practice and started offering cardiology...

LewisGale Regional Health System
March 17, 2016

Construction has started on a major renovation project to upgrade the main lobby of LewisGale Hospital Alleghany. When it is complete, the modernized...

LewisGale Regional Health System
February 24, 2016

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Helen Hayner, RN, and Carmen Wright, RN, were recently selected as winners of the 2015...

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery recently named Yvette Kerr, RN, as the 2015 recipient of the Derrick McFarland Employee of the Year Award.

LewisGale Regional Health System
February 17, 2016

In honor of heart month, the cardiovascular team at LewisGale Hospital Alleghany wants to help you take care of your heart.

LewisGale Regional Health System
February 15, 2016

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski would like to congratulate the final 2015 winners of the Service Excellence Award.

When joint pain, swelling, and lack of mobility become too much to bear, more and more people are choosing to have a total knee replacement.

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When it comes to joint replacement surgery, two LewisGale hospitals in the New River Valley are nationally recognized for the care they provide...

When joint pain, swelling, and lack of mobility become too much to bear, more and more people are choosing to have a total knee replacement.

LewisGale Regional Health System
January 08, 2016

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is pleased to announce the appointment of Marsha Myers, M.B.A., C.M.D., R.T. (T)., as its new Chief Operating Officer...

LewisGale Regional Health System
January 06, 2016

After months of anticipation, the newly renovated emergency room at LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is scheduled to open on January 11. The hospital...

LewisGale Regional Health System
January 04, 2016

Women no longer have to travel outside of the Roanoke Valley to get 3D Mammography, also called tomosynthesis. Starting January of 2016, LewisGale...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 01, 2015

Once again, all four LewisGale Regional Health System hospitals were named as one of the nation’s 2014 Top Performers on Key Quality Measures®...

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 04, 2015

LewisGale Regional Health System is inviting all nurses in Southwest Virginia to attend its 7th Annual Nursing Research Day “Committed to the...

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 03, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery recently joined an elite group of U.S. hospitals who have received international recognition as a Baby-Friendly...

In support of all local law enforcement, LewisGale Hospital Alleghany is holding a “Blue Out” on Friday, November 6. On this day, the hospital...

LewisGale Regional Health System
October 01, 2015

Medline announced today that LewisGale Regional Health System won third place, in the large-bed category, in the 2015 National Pink Glove Dance...

LewisGale Regional Health System
September 15, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany invites the public to attend its upcoming Community Event on Saturday, September 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the...

LewisGale Regional Health System
September 15, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is inviting the public to attend its upcoming Survive & Thrive event on Thursday, September 17 at Randolph Park...

LewisGale Regional Health System
September 14, 2015

LewisGale Regional Health System is asking for the public’s support to win a national contest aimed at raising money for breast cancer awareness...

LewisGale Regional Health System
July 15, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Philip Meredith was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month ...

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany is joining hundreds of hospitals across the country and in Virginia, who have made the choice to go smoke-free to...

LewisGale Regional Health System
July 09, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Barry Lane was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for May...

Blacksburg, Virginia, July 2015 – LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is once again hosting its nursing career camp for rising junior and senior high...

LewisGale Regional Health System
July 09, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Melissa Sheppard, R.N., was selected as the first quarter winner of the 2015 DAISY Award...

LewisGale Regional Health System
June 29, 2015

Every year more than five million Americans visit hospitals with chest pain. It’s one of the warning signs of a heart attack, the leading cause...

LewisGale Regional Health System
June 23, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday to announce the start of construction on its renovation and expansion project...

LewisGale Regional Health System
June 08, 2015

When Danielle Morgan started her nursing career 16 years ago she had one goal in mind – to make a difference in the lives of her friends, neighbors...

LewisGale Regional Health System
May 28, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany now offers patients the most advanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology available with the addition of...

LewisGale Medical Center recently honored five recipients with its 2014 Awards of Distinction, the highest honor an employee, volunteer or physician...

You should always wear a seatbelt (lap and shoulder belt) every time you travel while you are pregnant for the best protection. You and your ...

When Verna Council started as nurse in 1963, many things were different. The dress code consisted of a white starched uniform, complete with ...

All four LewisGale hospitals received top grades for patient safety in Leapfrog’s Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Scores. The hospitals were graded...

LewisGale Regional Health System
May 06, 2015

In honor of National Volunteer Week in April, LewisGale Hospital Pulaski recently held a volunteer appreciation lunch to recognize its 46 active...

LewisGale Regional Health System
May 05, 2015

Hospital Corporation of American (NYSE:HCA) announced last week it will give up to $1 million to support the Nepal earthquake relief efforts ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
April 09, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Emma Porter was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
April 08, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce the addition of Franky Marchand and Gary Hancock to the Board of Trustees. Marchand is the ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
April 01, 2015

There are more than 3,000 people waiting for a live-saving organ transplant in Virginia alone. In support of Donate Life Month, LewisGale Regional...

Hospital Corporation of America (NYSE: HCA), a leading healthcare provider with 166 hospitals and 113 ambulatory surgery centers in 20 states...

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery recently honored an employee, volunteer and a physician with its prestigious 2014 Frist Humanitarian Award – the...

LewisGale Regional Health System
March 12, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski recently honored an employee, volunteer and a physician with its prestigious 2014 Frist Humanitarian Award – the highest...

LewisGale Regional Health System
March 04, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Donna Riner-Eads, R.N., was selected as the fourth quarter winner of the 2014 DAISY Award...

LewisGale Regional Health System
February 18, 2015

Last month, LewisGale Hospital Alleghany presented four local charities each with a check for more than $600, the proceeds from its annual Christmas...

LewisGale Regional Health System
February 18, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski recently awarded the 2014 DAISY Team Award to the Surgical Services Unit. This is the first time the hospital has ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
February 17, 2015

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Kathy Cooley was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for...

LewisGale Regional Health System is changing one of its long-held New Year’s traditions of announcing its new year babies in light of a new ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 18, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Deedee Thigpen was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 12, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is encouraging its patients to sign up for Patient Portal, a free and secure way for them to access their person ...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 12, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski recently held an awards ceremony to honor 45 of its staff members for their hard work, dedication, and years of service...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 11, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Debbie Pike, R.N., was selected as the third quarter winner of the 2014 DAISY Award for...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 10, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery and Relay for Life of Montgomery County are honoring cancer survivors and remembering those who have lost their...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 02, 2014

LewisGale Regional Health System is inviting all nurses in Southwest Virginia to attend its 6th Annual Nursing Research Day “A Culture of Safety:...

LewisGale Regional Health System
December 01, 2014

LewisGale Regional Health System is pleased to announce the appointment of Derek Vance, FACHE, as the new Chief Executive Officer for LewisGale...

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 16, 2014

Today, all four LewisGale Regional Health System hospitals were named as one of the nation’s 2013 Top Performers on Key Quality Measures®...

Michele Keesling, RN, has a lot to be proud of these days. Earlier this year she was recognized as the Nurse of the Year for LewisGale Hospital...

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 04, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is pleased to announce that Angie Cordle was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for...

LewisGale Regional Health System
November 04, 2014

LewisGale Hospital Pulaski recently held a retirement reception to honor nine of its staff members for their hard work, dedication, and years...

LewisGale Regional Health System
October 28, 2014

When it comes to patient safety, all four LewisGale Regional Health System hospitals were awarded top scores by Leapfrog, an independent industry...

LewisGale Regional Health System
October 26, 2014

As we celebrate breast cancer awareness month, many women are reminded of the importance of getting their mammograms. Women who turn to LewisGale...