News Releases

Dr. Gahlawat Discusses Colon Cancer

University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center’s Dr. Vineeta Gahlawat will present “Colon Cancer” on Monday, March 19 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. The free presentation will be held at UH Samaritan on Main, 663 East Main Street. A cancer diagnosis leads to many questions, especially when it comes to treatment options. While the answers are different for each individual, treatment usually includes chemotherapy, surgery, and/or radiation. Join Dr. Gahlawat as she discusses the surgical options used to fight colon cancer.

SHF Scholastic Award Apps Available

The Board of Directors of Samaritan Hospital Foundation is pleased to again offer scholastic awards to persons residing in Ashland County or UH Samaritan Medical Center employee or immediate family member. To be eligible, applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted in an accredited program in the areas of nursing, medicine or allied medical studies. Completed applications must be returned with appropriate grade transcripts by April 20, 2018 to the Samaritan Hospital Foundation at 663 East Main Street in Ashland, Ohio.