Category Archives: Recent News

DEEP CREEK KNITTERS DONATE

The Deep Creek Knitters, a local group of crafters, have committed to knitting hats, mittens and throw blankets for chemotherapy patients at the WVU Cancer Institute at Garrett Regional Medical Center.  “In addition to the hats, mittens and blankets that … Continue reading

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FIRST BABY BORN IN NEW FCMS

The New Family Centered Maternity Suite at Garrett Regional Medical Center celebrated the birth of Easton Knepp, the first baby born in the new unit. Easton was born at 1:51 pm on August 24 and weighed 7 pounds and 4.6 … Continue reading

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ABIGAIL FEATHER, MD WINS AWARD

Abigail T. Feathers, MD, a local physician, was awarded the Endosee SpotLight Award by CooperSurgical for demonstrating innovation and the use of best practices as evidenced in a case submission.  Dr. Feathers case submission has been added to an Endosee … Continue reading

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LOAR AUXILIARY FUNDS CRIBS & ROCKERS

Mark Boucot, president and CEO of Garrett Regional Medical Center recognized the volunteer members of the Hospital’s Loar Auxiliary for their generosity and support in donating $30,000 to fund new rockers and cribs for each of the patient rooms in … Continue reading

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New Maternity Suite Opens

Obstetrical physicians at Garrett Regional Medical Center all joined together to cut the ribbon for the New Maternity Suite and unveiled the new Herbert H. and Dorothy B. Leighton Family Centered Maternity Suite.  The new unit is named in honor … Continue reading

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PET/CT Scanning Available at GRMC

Garrett Regional Medical Center, in association with West Virginia University Medicine (WVU) is now scheduling patients for PET/CT services. PET/CT scan is a combination of two noninvasive imaging tests, positron emission tomography (PET) and computed tomography (CT); and is used … Continue reading

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New Maternity Unit to Open Will Honor Dr. Herbert H. Leighton

Garrett Regional Medical Center president and CEO, Mark Boucot, announced the grand opening and dedication for the new Family Centered Maternity Suite scheduled for Tuesday, August 16 at 12:00 Noon. The public is invited to attend. The new unit will … Continue reading

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GRMC President & CEO Appointed to State and National Hospital Boards

The Maryland Rural Health Association is pleased to announce the addition of its newest member to their Board of Directors: Mark Boucot, Garrett Regional Medical Center.  

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Automotive Machine Company Funds Equipment

If you've ever had difficulty while giving blood or getting an IV started, technology now being used at the WVU Cancer Institute at Garrett Regional Medical Center will be a welcome relief.  

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Upgrade to New Laboratory Analyzers

Garrett Regional Medical Center Laboratory has recently upgraded equipment with the purchase of two new Ortho Clinical Vitros 5600 analyzers. This vital lab equipment does all the chemistry test and immunodiagnostics. That means all of the glucose tests, thyroid, pregnancy … Continue reading

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