News Releases

UH Samaritan Offers Activities for COPD Patients

University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center’s Cardiopulmonary Services (CPS) now offers a weekly walking program and monthly support group for COPD patients. Anyone with COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is welcome to participate. The walking group meets at Freer Field at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, June through October, weather permitting. The COPD Coffee Club meets the second Tuesday of every month at 1 p.m. at UH Samaritan on Main, 663 East Main Street. The COPD Coffee Club is a joint venture with Kingston of Ashland.

UH Samaritan Volunteers Honored at Annual Luncheon

Volunteers are vital to an organization like University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center, and those individuals were honored Wednesday, June 6 during the Annual Volunteer Recognition Program, held at UH Samaritan on Main. While all volunteers were acknowledged for their collective efforts, over 25 volunteers were recognized for reaching a milestone with the Volunteer Program.