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Posted: 5.29.20
Hillsdale Hospital CEO Duke Anderson Retires, Named President Emeritus
After 40 years in community health and 14 of those as president and chief executive officer of Hillsdale Hospital, Duke Anderson is retiring. He has also been named the hospital’s first-ever president emeritus, honoring his impact on the organization during his tenure and signifying the advisory role he will play moving forward, supporting hospital administration on special projects. [more>]

Posted: 5.15.20
Facebook Live: Fake News Friday! + The Governor's Response
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 5.13.20
Resource: COVID-19 Testing Guidance for Employers
Letter to community employers regarding COVID-19 testing for their workers. [more>]

Posted: 5.8.20
Facebook Live: Fake News Friday!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Randy Holland, Infection Control Officer [more>]

Posted: 5.6.20
Facebook Live: Conversation with Congressman Tim Walberg
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Tim Walberg, U.S. Representative (MI-07) [more>]

Posted: 5.1.20
Facebook Live: Fake News Friday!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Randy Holland, Infection Control Officer [more>]

Posted: 4.29.20
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Q&A + Rural Health, Elective Procedures & Funding Discussion
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 4.28.20
Press Release: Open Letter to Governor Gretchen Whitmer
Over the past twenty years, the American healthcare system has faced incredible turbulence: insurance payment model changes, stock market failures, a recession, and more. [more>]

Posted: 4.24.20
Facebook Live: Fake News Friday!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 4.22.20
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Q&A + Life on the Walk-In Clinic Front Lines!
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach
Reanna Pickerign, NP-C, Hillsdale Health & Wellness [more>]

Posted: 4.20.20
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Q&A All About Testing
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach
MaryLee Playford, Clinical Laboratory Manager [more>]

Posted: 4.17.20
Facebook Live: Fake News Friday!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 4.15.20
Facebook Live: Q&A + Our Response to COVID-19
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 4.10.20
Facebook Live: Fake News Friday!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 4.8.20
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Q&A + All About Ventilators
Val Boyd, Cardiopulmonary & Sleep Center Manager
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 4.3.20
Facebook Live: Fake News or Facts You Can Use Friday!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach
Ali Shukr, M.D., Hospitalist Practice Medical Director [more>]

Posted: 4.3.20
Press Release: COVID-19 Response Forces Reduction in Staff, Limitation of Services
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Due to significant loss in patient volumes and revenue in the early stages of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States, Hillsdale Hospital has been forced to reduce its staff through retirements and layoffs, both voluntary and involuntary. [more>]

Posted: 4.2.20
Press Release: Hillsdale Hospital Seeking Donations of PPE, Community Support
“We are so grateful for the gifts and donations that we have already received, completely unsolicited, from members of the community,” John Robertson, chief quality officer, said. “We are now asking for that support so we can be well-equipped to care for our community during the COVID-19 outbreak.” [more>]

Posted: 4.1.20
Facebook Live: Q&A + How YOU Can Help Your Local Healthcare Workers
Randy Holland, Infection Control Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach
John Robertson, VP of Quality [more>]

Posted: 3.31.20
Press Release: Hillsdale Hospital Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19
HILLSDALE, Mich.—A Hillsdale Hospital employee has tested positive for COVID-19—the first employee confirmed with the virus. The individual did not work in direct patient care and has been self-isolating for the past eight days, beginning when they first experienced symptoms. [more>]

Posted: 3.30.20
Facebook Live: Q&A + New! Virtual Visits
Seth Gibson, Outpatient Clinics Practice Administrator
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 3.30.20
Press Release: Hillsdale Hospital Launches Virtual Visits
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital launched Virtual Visits today, allowing patients to be seen by their doctors and providers from the comfort of their home. The service was already in the works, but social distancing and the stay home order due to COVID-19 sped up the launch. [more>]

Posted: 3.25.20
Facebook Live: Ask your COVID-19 questions!!!
JJ Hodshire, VP & Chief Operating Officer
Randy Holland, Infection Control Officer
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach [more>]

Posted: 3.25.20
Press Release: Hospital & Healthcare Services Remain Open During Stay Home Order
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital and its outpatient clinics and services remain open during the Stay Safe, Stay Home executive order issued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Monday. Healthcare is defined as essential under the order, and residents are permitted to leave their homes for doctors’ appointments, physical therapy, testing and other healthcare services. [more>]

Posted: 3.19.20
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Q&A + Fake News or Facts You Can Use
Yvonne Atwood, Hillsdale Office Clinic Coordinator, Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency
Randy Holland, Infection Control Officer, Hillsdale Hospital
Rachel Lott, Director of Marketing, Development & Community Outreach, Hillsdale Hospital [more>]

Posted: 3.15.20
Press Release: No Visitors Permitted at Hillsdale Hospital
HILLSDALE, Mich.—In accordance with executive order 2020-7 issued by Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s office today, Hillsdale Hospital is prohibiting visitors, effective immediately and continuing through April 5 at 5 pm [more>]

Posted: 3.13.20
Press Release: Visitor Restrictions in Place at Hillsdale Hospital
Due to the rapidly changing circumstances surrounding the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the latest recommendations from the state of Michigan and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), Hillsdale Hospital is restricting visitors as of 5 pm today, Friday, March 13, 2020. [more>]

Posted: 3.11.20
Resources: 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information & Resources
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, which has spread internationally and to the United States. Click here for resources on what you need to know, what to do about travel, what to look for and how to stay informed as the situation evolves. [more>]

Posted: 3.4.20
Press Release: Nursing Home Visitation Restricted Amid Rising Flu Rates
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Due to the increase in positive Influenza cases within the community, Hillsdale Hospital is restricting visitors to its long-term and residential care skilled nursing facility, MacRitchie North, located on the north side of the hospital building. [more>]

Posted: 2.21.20
Press Release: Hillsdale Hospital to Build Pavilion Named for Retiring CEO
Project in Honor of Duke Anderson Funded by Hospital Auxiliary & Sale of Engravable Bricks [more>]

Posted: 2.6.20
Press Release: Hillsdale Hospital Awarding Up to $10,000 to High School Seniors Pursuing Nursing Careers
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital today announced availability of applications for its Future of Nursing academic assistance program. High school seniors are eligible to apply for tuition assistance of up to $10,000 for an associate degree in nursing (ADN) or a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. [more>]

Posted: 1.13.20
Press Release: Litchfield Health Clinic Welcomes Nurse Practitioner Rachel Stump
LITCHFIELD, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital’s Litchfield Health Clinic welcomed Rachel Stump, family nurse practitioner (FNP), as its primary provider today. Stump comes from Hillsdale Hospital’s walk-in clinic, Hillsdale Health & Wellness, where she saw both primary care and walk-in patients. [more>]

Posted: 1.1.20
Press Release: Hillsdale Hospital’s first baby of the decade born January 1
Mowgli Lorenzo Rodriguez. Mowgli was born at 4:24 am, Wednesday, January 1, 2020, weighing 7 pounds, 0.1 ounces. [more>]

Posted: 12.26.19
Birthing Center Visitation Restricted Amid Rising Flu & Virus Rates
Due to the increase in positive Influenza B and RSV cases within our community, Hillsdale Hospital is restricting Birthing Center visitors to a significant other/support person and healthy grandparents only. [more>]

Posted: 12.11.19
Hillsdale Hospital Report to the Community Shows Strong Future Ahead
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital released it’s 2019 Annual Report to the community on Wednesday, showcasing results and successes from its most recent fiscal year, which ended June 30. [more>]

Posted: 11.20.19
Hillsdale Hospital Named Best 2019-2020 Nursing Home
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Hillsdale Hospital is among the 19 percent of U.S. skilled nursing facilities recognized as a Best Nursing Home by U.S. News & World Report. The hospital earned this status by achieving the highest possible rating—“High Performing” —for Short-Term Rehabilitation. [more>]

Posted: 11.8.19
Hillsdale Hospital Brings Vascular Services to the Community
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital announced Friday that Dr. Abedel Abushmaies will begin providing vascular care and surgery this month. Patients will now have local access to these services, saving the time, expense and health challenges of traveling outside the area for care. [more>]

Posted: 10.1.19
Hospital Names Next CEO as Anderson Announces Retirement
Hillsdale Hospital named JJ Hodshire, vice president and chief operating officer, its next CEO today, as 12-year veteran Duke Anderson announced his retirement. Anderson will complete his tenure as Hillsdale Hospital CEO on May 31, 2020. Hodshire will take the helm June 1. [more>]

Posted: 7.18.19
Hillsdale Hospital Announces Affiliation with the University of Toledo Orthopaedics
HILLSDALE, Mich.—Hillsdale Hospital patients will now be served by University of Toledo orthopedic providers at Hillsdale Hospital Orthopedics in a new agreement announced today. [more>]

Posted: 7.11.19
Hillsdale Hospital Announces New Pain Management Fellowship with the University of South Florida
Hillsdale Hospital is expanding its offering of quality services through the new University of South Florida College of Nursing Pain Management Fellowship Program. [more>]

Posted: 6.25.19
Hillsdale Hospital publishes 2019 Community Health Needs Assessment
Every 3 years, Hillsdale Hospital is required to perform a Community Health Needs Assessment, including a review of current data and statistics, a community survey of concerns and issues, and consensus recommendations as to what the Hospital should focus on for the next 3 years. [more>]

Posted: 6.20.19
Hillsdale Hospital Donates AEDs and Training to Area Law Enforcement Agencies
Through a grant from the Hillsdale County Community Foundation, Hillsdale Hospital was able to gift ten portable Automated External Defibrillator (AED) units to three law enforcement agencies earlier this month [more>]

Posted: 6.18.19
Hillsdale Hospital awarded HFAP accreditation
Hillsdale Hospital was awarded accreditation by HFAP, the nation’s original independent, accreditation program recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Accreditation confirms that Hillsdale Hospital is providing high quality care as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation [more>]

Posted: 6.18.19
Hillsdale Hospital President & CEO, Duke Anderson, Named One of 50 Rural Hospital “CEOs to Know”
This is the fourth time Mr. Anderson has been recognized with such distinction. He is the only Hillsdale Hospital President and
CEO to achieve the designation [more>]

Posted: 3.6.19
Hospital Expands Gift Shop
A bigger, better, brighter, fully stocked gift shop is open for the perusal of Hillsdale County residents at Hillsdale Hospital. Kathie Ward, gift shop manager said the response from the community has been overwhelming. [more>]

Posted: 1.17.19
Sleep Center Receives Program Accreditation
Hillsdale Hospital Sleep Center in Hillsdale recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). [more>]

Posted: 1.9.19
Employees donate over 3,000 community service hours
The administration at Hillsdale Hospital recently announced that the hospital’s team members provided over 3,000 hours of community service in 2018. [more>]

Posted: 12.6.18
Sleep Center Accreditation
Hillsdale Hospital’s Sleep Center has recently been granted accreditation by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) to diagnose and treat obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. [more>]

Posted: 11.20.18
Continuing to be One of the Best
U.S. News & World Report recently released its annual Best Nursing Home ratings, highlighting the top nursing homes in each state and nearly 100 major metropolitan areas. [more>]

Posted: 9.24.18
Hillsdale Hospital unveils new Specialty Services Unit
After several months of renovations, Hillsdale Hospital unveiled its new Specialty Services Unit on Friday afternoon. [more>]

Posted: 7.26.18
Hillsdale Hospital Purchases Clinic
The Hillsdale Hospital administration finalized the purchase of the Hillsdale Health and Wellness Center late last week, after spending the better part of the last year negotiating with Dr. Ravi Yarid. [more>]

Posted: 7.26.18
Watch Our New Hidden Meadows OBGYN Video
Comprehensive OB/GYN Care Personalized ‘Just for You’. [more>]

Posted: 7.25.18
Hillsdale Hospital Launches Stop the Bleed Initiative
Stop the Bleed initiative was launched in October of 2015 by the White House and the Department of Homeland Security. Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign... [more>]

Posted: 7.28.17
What If...
Hillsdale Hospital - Award winning healthcare, close to home. Watch the video [more>]

Posted: 7.14.14
HCHC receives Prosperity Award
June 23, 2014 - Prosperity Award Accomplishments. [more>]

Posted: 5.22.14
HCHC Receives Governor's Award of Excellence
MPRO's 2014 Governor's Award of Excellence was awarded to Hillsdale Community Health Center in May of 2014. [more>]

Posted: 2.21.14
$125,000 Grant for Diabetes Clinic
Weatherwax Foundation Grant will build a Diabetes Newtwork and Patent Care Clinic. [more>]

Posted: 1.22.14
HCHC Receives Grant for Newborn Hearing Screening
Grant awarded from the Carl's Foundation.
[more>]

Posted: 8.20.13
Top Honors
"Top 20" in State for Surgical "Safe Surgery" [more>]

Posted: 8.13.13
Hospital Joins Telestroke Network
We join this network as a continued commitment to our patients. [more>]

Posted: 8.13.13
$25,000 USDA Grant Awarded
Hospital receives $25,000 USDA Grant for the purchase of a portable Fetal Heart Monitoring System. [more>]

Posted: 3.19.13
HCHC New Hospitalist Program
Want to learn more about HCHC Hospitalist Program? [more>]

Posted: 3.18.13
Hillsdale Earns Top Honors
"Mac" McGuire Skilled Nursing Facility earns honors from U.S. News & World Report. [more>]

Posted: 3.18.13
Cardiopulmonary Unit Dedicated
The Randall D. Wigent Center for Cardiopulmonary Services opens. [more>]

Posted: 3.4.13
Health Center Wing Dedication
Ribbon cutting draws hundreds. [more>]

Posted: 1.23.13
HCHC Empowers Women with Information that Matters
This article was written by Nancy Hastings and published in the January/February edtion of Simply Hers. [more>]

Posted: 10.16.12
HCHC's 5/10K Run for Health
Run for Health was Huge Success. [more>]

Posted: 10.16.12
Doctor Janusz joins staff at HCHC
Welcome Neurologist Alex Janusz, D.O. [more>]

Posted: 7.23.12
Accident Brings New Appreciation for Life
Though she’s always been a fighter, the car accident Alisha Dell endured and almost died from has given her a new outlook on life and the will to live that serves as an inspiration to others. [more>]

Posted: 6.29.12
Hillsdale Community Health Center Receives State Recognition.
Assisting our Community in more ways than one. [more>]

Posted: 5.7.12
Hand Pain? Numbness? Get Relief!
Hand Pain? Numbness?
Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release [more>]