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UH Samaritan Offers Free Tobacco Cessation Program

University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center is offering free tobacco cessation sessions for smokers and people who chew, as well as free community group sessions. The next eight-week Freedom From Smoking community session begins January 20 and runs through March 3.

Dr. Megan Oberhauser Joins UH Samaritan

Megan Oberhauser, D.O., recently joined University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center’s medical staff. She is accepting new patients, age 18 years and older, at 419-207-2750. Her practice, UH Samaritan Primary Care, is located at 53 Sugarbush Court in Ashland.

Loudonville Native Leads Medical Team at UH Kettering

Michael Bitner, a certified family nurse practitioner, is the primary care provider at UH Kettering StatCare, a new walk-in clinic located at UH Kettering Health Center at 546 North Union Street in Loudonville. UH Kettering StatCare is open Tuesday through Friday from 9 – 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.