Reid Health and Fayette Regional Health System Reach Sale Agreement

Reid Health to Maintain Access to Care in Fayette County and Surrounding Region RICHMOND, IN – May 13, 2019 – Officials with Reid Health, a nationally-recognized health system committed to serving communities throughout Indiana and Ohio, and Fayette Memorial Hospital Association announced today they have entered into an agreement for Reid Health to acquire a…

Spartan Sports Physicals – Wednesday, May 8

Fayette Regional will host the annual Spartan Sports Physical Night for all Connersville High School and Middle School athletes — Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm in the Fayette Regional Hospital atrium. Cost is only $15, with ALL proceeds being donated to the Connersville High School athletic training fund. All CHS and…

Center for Facial Plastics Hosting a Party on April 30

Fayette Regional Health System Center for Facial Plastics is hosting a two day Botox® and Dysport® party for anyone looking for the latest in wrinkle correction while having a little fun in the process. The party, offering special pricing and free consultations, will be held Tuesday, April 30 from 1:00-6:00 pm and Wednesday, May 1…

Fayette 5K Run/Walk Set for Its 10th Anniversary on Saturday – April 6

Fayette 5K 2019 The Fayette 5K will take place in Connersville, IN, at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 6, and feature a 5K run/walk and .25 mile kiddie run. Registration for this 10th annual celebration of community spirit is now available by visiting fayetteregional.org . Fayette Regional Health System is again partnering with the Connersville…

Fitness facility offering free week

Connersville News Examiner A local fitness facility is offering free use of its gym and group fitness classes this week. HealthWorks, 3542 N. Western Ave., offers cardio and weight machines as well as free weights; group fitness classes. Personal training and massages are offered by appointment and for an additional fee. Martial Arts classes are available Members pay month…

Hands-on Learning

By KATE THURSTON – kthurston@newsexaminer.com Many students at Connersville High School are getting their feet wet early in their desired career field. Nine CHS students are interning at Fayette Regional Health System this semester. Professional Career Internship is a Career and Technical Education Business and Information Technology course that is designed to provide opportunities for students…

Fayette Regional Welcomes New ER Physicians

New partnership reinforces commitment to the community. Great patient care and operating efficiency is top-of-mind as Fayette Regional Health System has begun its new partnership with Emergency Staffing Solutions (ESS) to staff and manage the emergency department physicians at Fayette Regional Health System. The ESS physicians have available 24-hour access to resources including staff training,…

National Leader Talks Hospital Issues

By DARRELL SMITH | dsmith@newsexaminer.com Financial issues Fayette Regional Health System is going through are the same as what most rural hospitals across the country are seeing, according to a leader of the National Rural Health Association. In the past year, the number of rural hospitals operating at a loss grew by 4 percent to 44 percent, Brock…

FRHS Foundation Executive Director Retiring

Doug Fischesser, executive director of the Fayette Regional Health System Foundation, has announced that he will retire from that position on September 3, 2018. An appreciation reception will be held from noon – 1 pm on Wednesday, August 29, in the Fayette Regional atrium — the public is invited to attend. Since stepping into the…