June 27, 2019
Summer offers plentiful opportunities to gather outdoors with family and friends. Whether it’s the Fourth of July, Labor Day, an afternoon on the lake or one last hurrah before school days beckon again, al fresco celebrations are the order of the day when the sun is out and the temps are warm.
May 31, 2019
Following some key safety tips can help you ensure that this summer is a safe and healthy one.
May 29, 2019
This month, Raleigh General Hospital is celebrating the 20th anniversary of LifePoint Health, the health system of which it is a part, with a donation to the Fraternal Order of Police
May 8, 2019
Started in 1993, Nurses Week always concludes on May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday.
May 1, 2019
At Raleigh General Hospital, we know that it takes around-the-clock efforts and dedicated teamwork to provide the highest quality care for our neighbors and achieve our mission of Making Communities Healthier®
April 24, 2019
Handling Medications Safely
April 15, 2019
Improving a patient's quality of life is what makes Dr. Khan so passionate about his work
April 8, 2019
Healogics, the nation's largest provider of advanced wound care services, recently presented the hospital's center with the President's Circle award in recognition of being a "Center of Distinction" with outstanding performance.
March 21, 2019
What to do when you can't stop and smell the roses
February 26, 2019
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women, excluding skin cancers. And while the majority of these cases occur in people 50 and older, the disease can happen to men and women at any age.
January 31, 2019
February is American Heart Month.
December 6, 2018
Before you head out to shop with those wish lists in hand, it's important to pay attention to a word that pops up on many toy packages: caution.
December 6, 2018
Stay the course this holiday season with these handy tips to help you indulge the healthy way through the holidays.
November 13, 2018
Previously at Raleigh General Hospital, nursing staff instructed patients if they wanted to vote, they could call their county clerk’s office and arrange for an emergency absentee ballot.
But this year, in effort to simplify the process for patients, Raleigh General made all the arrangements.
November 1, 2018
Survivors are encouraged to share their stories with one another, and enjoy a meal together.
November 1, 2018
But just what is diabetes? Who is at risk? And how can it be prevented? Here’s a quick primer.
October 31, 2018
As many as 20 percent of lung cancer fatalities can be attributed to those who have never smoked or used any form of tobacco, according to an article published by the American Cancer Society.
October 24, 2018
The night shift nurses at RGH on Labor and Delivery, crafted a mural, featuring a wall-length, hand-painted tree with seven framed photos, along with the words, "Love Delivered Daily".
October 11, 2018
At Raleigh General Hospital, our mission is Making Communities Healthier. One way we do this is by making sure our neighbors have the information they need to stay healthy and fight preventable diseases, like the flu
September 27, 2018
Need to pay a bill? Just click. Want to purchase a new appliance? Click. Send a party invite to a group? Click. The forward march of online technology continues to make our lives easier and free up more time for other activities. But with increased convenience comes increased risk of identity theft and an online attack on your finances and other confidential information.
September 26, 2018
Fight breast cancer and get peace of mind with an annual mammogram
September 24, 2018
Raleigh General Hospital is encouraging local residents to learn more about prostate cancer during September, Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. with Dr. Faith Payne
September 24, 2018
Dr Alejandro Asencio, an interventional cardiologist at Raleigh General Hospital, shared with the Register-Herald more about his work at RGH and some of the health issues he sees in southern West Virginia
September 24, 2018
Dr. Elizabeth Bass, a Neurologist at Raleigh General Hospital, recently shared more about her work and the types of cases she typically sees in southern WV.
August 30, 2018
While medications can provide many benefits, misusing them can be detrimental to your health and negatively impact the health and safety of your community.
August 27, 2018
A group gathers Friday at Raleigh General Hospital to present $6,000 from the Mountain State Golf Classic to the Alzheimer's Association.Pictured, from left, are Mike Mays, mortgage lender at Chase Bank; Ryan Neal, co-owner of Beef Jerky Outlet and golf tournament director; Debbie Peyton, Director of Volunteers at Raleigh General; Cheryl Mitchem, director of business development at Raleigh General; Nicole Nesmith, walk coordinator for the Alzheimer's Association; and Matt Roberts, CEO of Raleigh General.
August 9, 2018
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May 17, 2018
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April 12, 2018
Is it time for a colonscopy?
March 21, 2018
February 12, 2018
January 24, 2018
December 5, 2017
Tammy Abel, Executive Director of Women's and Children's Services, and Dr. Elizabeth Thompson Nelson, hospitalist, in the nursery at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley. They are heading up a cuddling program for babies born drug-exposed or drug-addicted.
November 7, 2017
Dr. Luis Asencio with an Impella, used for treating patients with heart attacks, at the Raleigh Medical Complex in Beckley.
October 20, 2017
Congressman Evan Jenkins listens to Raleigh General Hospital's CNO, Carol Bolton, speak about combating the opioid issues in the state Thursday at the hospital in Beckley.
September 13, 2017
June 9, 2017
Matt Roberts is the new Raleigh General Hospital CEO.
June 1, 2017
Join Raleigh General Hospital for a blood drive on July 10, 2017 from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
November 15, 2016
Contribution to help support regional flood relief efforts
November 3, 2016
November 2, 2016
Seasoned healthcare administrator Matt Roberts named new CEO
July 2, 2015
Raleigh General Hospital today announced that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards.
January 27, 2014
RGH surprises with big win at culinary competition
July 3, 2013
Raleigh General Hospital was recognized with an “A” Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.
September 6, 2012
Raleigh General Hospital is pleased to welcome Lynnetta Faith Payne, D.O., specializing in surgical and minimally invasive urological procedures.
June 16, 2012
Raleigh General Supports March of Dimes
May 28, 2012
Still together, triplets prepare for college move
January 6, 2012
Raleigh General Hospital, Beckley Police and the Raleigh County Prosecutor's Office are working together to stop doctor shopping in its tracks.
December 27, 2011
Raleigh General Hospital is pleased to welcome Ronald L. Rezjer, MD to our Administrative Team as the hospital's new Chief Medical Officer.
December 12, 2011
Finally, there is a minimally invasive option for treating gynecologic conditions designed to overcome the limitations of traditional surgery - da Vinci Surgery.
May 31, 2010
Seniors participate in National Health & Fitness Day
March 2, 2010
RGH offers New, Painless Bone Marrow Test
June 15, 2009
Raleigh General Hospital today announced it is the first hospital in the state of West Virginia to receive Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers.
April 27, 2009
RGH nurse offers tips on virus