Local American Red Cross Reopens St. Mary’s Branch Office, Hosts Community Open House

Farmers Market Open At Square Today From 2-6

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Potter County Farmers Market is today (Friday, Sept. 21) on the courthouse square in Coudersport from 2-6 pm. Offerings include locally grown vegetables and fruits, along with live plants, trees, specialty products and crafts, jams and jellies, baked goods, honey […]

CCMH and Smethport Rotary offering Comprehensive Blood Analysis

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Prevention is the best medicine! Cole Memorial and the Smethport Rotary invite you to receive a Comprehensive Blood Analysis… Saturday, September 8 from 6 to 10 a.m. Smethport Fire Hall on Water Street Screening for over 30 common tests costs $45. […]

Cole Memorial accepts 3 State Awards and an Honorary Citation at Recognition Event

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COUDERSPORT, PA – Charles Cole Memorial Hospital received today three prestigious state health awards for successful initiatives to improve the quality and safety of care for their patients and a special citation from the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. An awards […]

CCMH to offer Free Prostate Screenings, Aug. 22

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COUDERSPORT – David Moylan will provide free colorectal and prostate cancer screenings from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., August 22nd at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital’s Patterson Cancer Care Center. A light breakfast will be served. Patients should specify which screening(s) they would like when […]

Charles Cole Memorial Hospital Operational with Generator

Northern Potter Health Center Closed Today

Champion Orthopedics Team to Hold Sports Injury Clinic

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COUDERSPORT – According to SAFE KIDS USA, more than 3.5 million children ages 14 and under receive medical treatment for sports injuries each year and injuries associated with participation in sports and recreational activities account for 21 percent of all […]

Mental Health Crisis ‘Hotline’ Available

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Potter County Human Services has established a toll-free telephone service available 24/7 for anyone in need of mental health services. The “hotline” at 1-800-652-0562 was established to provide prompt, professional and coordinated services to those experiencing a mental health emergency, […]

Community Blood Bank Prepares For Upcoming Holiday

Blood Drive Today at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital

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COUDERSPORT – Residents wishing to support their local blood bank can donate blood today at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital. Donors may visit the hospital’s main conference room anytime between 10 am to 4 pm. Anyone donating blood will be entered […]

Charles Cole Hospital Steps Up Pertussis Awareness, Education

At Least 7 Confirmed Cases of Whooping Cough in Potter County

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COUDERSPORT – At least seven cases of pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, have been confirmed in Potter County, according to a Pediatrician at Charles Cole Hospital. According to a school official, three of those cases affected students within the […]

Nurse Midwife joins Women’s Health Services at Charles Cole’s Port Allegany Community Health Center

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COUDERSPORT – Jennifer Middaugh, CNM is now accepting patients at the Women’s Health Services office located in Charles Cole Memorial Hospital’s (CCMH) Port Allegany Community Health Center at 45 Pine Street. Ms. Middaugh joined the CCMH obstetrics and gynecology team […]

LINK: Fracking Chemicals Can Migrate to Groundwater, According to New Study

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New Study Predicts Frack Fluids Can Migrate to Aquifers Within Years A new study has raised fresh concerns about the safety of gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale, concluding that fracking chemicals injected into the ground could migrate toward drinking […]