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February 20, 2018

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Blanchard Valley Health System receives health care’s most wired award

Blanchard Valley Health System (BVHS) received Health Care’s Most Wired award for 2017. This award is presented by the American Hospital Association (AHA) to hospitals that use technology to improve patient reach methods, provide easier access to care and operate exceptional patient portal systems. BVHS achieved these technological advances through the use of the MyHealth Patient Portal and Cerner. 

Coffee's on at BFR

The coffee is on at Bluffton Family Recreation.

Amy Byers, BFR sports coordinator, invites Icon viewers to drop in at BFR on Thursdays from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

That’s when Coffee Walks take place. The coffee and walks are free to BFR members and track pass holders. Twisted Whisk Café sponsors the coffee.

Coffee walks take place each Thursday through the end of March. 

University research fair

Over 60 student's success featured

Student success, ingenuity and creativity were celebrated during Bluffton University’s fourth annual research fair.

Delay the Disease exercise classes available at MMH

For persons diagnosed with Parkinson's or other movement disorders

Individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease or other movement disorders are encouraged to attend “Delay the Disease” exercise classes at Mennonite Memorial Home at no charge. 

The home is located at 410 W. Elm Street, Bluffton.  Classes are held on Mondays and Thursdays from 1-2 p.m. in the chapel.

MMH Sweetheart luncheon

David and Bonnie Nielsen, residents of Mennonite Memorial Home, took part in the Sweetheart Luncheon held at MMH on Feb. 8, in early celebration of Valentine’s Day. 

David is a retired physician, a general practitioner in Waynesfield, and Bonnie was his nurse.  Several couples were honored at the luncheon.

GROB Systems job fair Thursday at the library

The Lima Manpower office in partnership with GROB Systems will be at the Bluffton Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Feb. 15, taking applications for GROB Systems in Bluffton.

Manufacturing experience with a stable work history is required.

Positions consist of:
Sub-Assembly, DeBurr, Warehouse/Staging, Final Assembly, DE/Documentation, Fabrication/Paint.

Bring resume showing work experience. Call the Lima Manpower office for details or questions at 419-227-1970.