Striking Out Pain
6/23/2015

Striking Out Pain

As a high school sports referee, Timothy McGee has to be just as active as the athletes he officiates during baseball and football season.

So when the Carroll resident started experiencing a nagging discomfort in his hip last spring, he set out to find relief. After seeking out a doctor, a physical therapist and then a chiropractor near his job in Columbus, he was still experiencing hip pain. “I was taking ibuprofen probably every other day,” he recalled.

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Getting Saucy Again
6/18/2015

Getting Saucy Again

Heartburn was keeping Priscilla Fitzsimmons from the food she loved – until she found relief through the Fairfield Medical Heartburn Center.

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Spreading The Word Of Early Detection
6/18/2015

Spreading The Word Of Early Detection

As a local gospel quartet member, there is nothing John Fortner loves more than traveling to different churches to share his love of music.

However, since his diagnosis with stage 1 colon cancer in January, John has been doing more than just singing at these concerts: He’s been sharing his personal story to raise awareness about getting screened early.


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Helen Harding Named The New Chief Nursing Officer
6/5/2015

Helen Harding Named The New Chief Nursing Officer

We are pleased to announce that Helen Harding has accepted the position of Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) at Fairfield Medical Center. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to FMC because of her strong clinical background. We are confident she will embrace our focus on patient-centered care and the values of teamwork, agility, integrity, stewardship and empathy with open arms and we look forward to her leading our nursing team into the future. Read More
McGonigle Named Employee of the Year
5/27/2015

McGonigle Named Employee of the Year

He is a valuable asset to FMC and we consider ourselves lucky to work with such an understanding, hardworking and compassionate individual. Read More
Botulism Outbreak Review
5/11/2015

Botulism Outbreak Review

Recovery from botulism may take time. There are resources to aid in your and/or your loved one’s recovery.

The following is a list of resources and their contact information.

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Fairfield Medical Center was recently reaccredited as a Chest Pain Center
4/6/2015

Fairfield Medical Center was recently reaccredited as a Chest Pain Center

Fairfield Medical Center was recently reaccredited as a Chest Pain Center through the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC) for its commitment to providing fast care to patients experiencing chest pain. Read More
Nominations Open For The Rob L. Walker Heart Safe School Champion Award
3/16/2015

Nominations Open For The Rob L. Walker Heart Safe School Champion Award

This annual award is presented by Snider Community Heart Watch at Fairfield Medical Center and the Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes (SADS) Foundation to recognize individuals who are dedicated to making schools safer and better prepared for those who have heart conditions.
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FMC Achieves Chest Pain Accreditation
3/9/2015

FMC Achieves Chest Pain Accreditation

Fairfield Medical Center recently received full accreditation with PCI from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. Read More
Nurse Navigator Helps Cancer Patients Make the Connection
2/27/2015

Nurse Navigator Helps Cancer Patients Make the Connection

O’Neal’s role is to guide cancer patients and their families through unfamiliar healthcare territory, educating them about their treatment plans, assisting with the processing of financial paperwork and providing emotional support. Read More