Premier achieves system-wide accreditation

DAYTON — Premier Health is the first health system in Ohio and second in the nation to achieve system-wide Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA). This distinction from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) recognizes emergency departments that provide excellent care for older adults.

Kathy Henne: Quid pro quo

Sure, it’s a legitimate question: Can you sell your home without the representation of a professional real estate agent? The legitimate answer is, of course you can — but that begs the next question of whether it makes sense for you to do so.

Kathy Henne: Smooth sailing

As a buyer, you want your offer to be accepted and your contract to close on schedule. However, in today’s climate, you should expect some negotiation, and submit your offer with the following advice in mind.

Long-time Piqua resident, Pioneer Electric employee wins national award

MIAMI VALLEY — Pioneer’s Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Nanci McMaken of Piqua was awarded the LaBerge Award for Excellence in Strategic Communication.

Edison State responds to workforce needs with new programs

MIAMI VALLEY — Edison State Community College is working to meet the needs of the regional workforce, offering various new career-ready degree options in Agricultural Maintenance, Graphic Design, and Web Design. Additionally, the college has developed Equipment Service, Interactive Media, and Paramedic one-year certificates, along with several short-term technical certificate programs that give students the skills needed to enter a new career field or advance in their current role.

Growth in sleep studies helps more people address issues

TROY — The growing use of home sleep studies along with traditional sleep center testing is allowing more people to identify and address issues that might affect both their sleep and, more generally, their health.

Kathy Henne: A better alternative

If you’ve lost you job or had your house cut back and you’re having trouble making your mortgage payment, reach out to your lender right away. Many lenders will work with you to reduce your payments for a short period of time.

Piqua urgent care center opens to community

PIQUA– Premier Health will open its newest urgent care location in Piqua. The site is part of a larger rollout, which now includes nine...

Piqua urgent care center opens to community

PIQUA– Premier Health will open its newest urgent care location in Piqua. The site is part of a larger rollout, which now includes nine...

Kathy Henne: Salvaging credit and equity

The issue of pricing strategies was recently addressed here, particularly for facing moving deadlines or selling a home that’s languishing on the market. But...