Blog Posts in March, 2019

East Liverpool City Hospital named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson Health for 2019
Mar 27, 2019

The East Liverpool City Hospital was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson Health. The study spotlights the top-performing hospitals in the U.S. list based on a balanced scorecard of publicly available clinical, operational ...

Local hospital works with Icelandic company for healthcare treatment
Mar 25, 2019

February 24, 2019 — It's a breakthrough in wound care technology in the Ohio Valley. With the use of fish skin, one company is making a difference in the medical industry and the success of the treatment is traveling from Iceland all the ...

Two Ohio Valley men prove Omega-3 improves hair and skin, decreases risk of heart disease
Mar 25, 2019

Omega-3 has been scientifically proven to improve hair and skin and even decrease the risk of heart disease. Through advanced biotechnology, doctors are using Omega-3 to help expedite the healing process of chronic diabetic wounds and prevent ...

Revolutionary wound care: Local men off to Iceland to learn about new procedure
Mar 25, 2019

A member of East Liverpool City Hospital management and a production team from EM-Media are flying to Iceland today to learn more about using cod skin in the treatment of wounds. Kerecis Omega3 is intact fish skin rich in naturally occurring Omega3 ...

Two Ohio Valleyans returning home from Iceland after studying medical breakthrough
Mar 25, 2019

What do Iceland, codfish, and East Liverpool City Hospital all have in common? Two Ohio Valley men have that answer. Omega-3 fatty acids have been known to improve a person's hair, skin, and even reduce the risk of heart disease -- but ...

New wound-care technology coming to area
Mar 24, 2019

Last week, NEWS9 ran a story about representatives with East Liverpool City Hospital and EM-Media who were traveling to Iceland to learn more about a company known as Kerecis. Now, we are getting a look at exclusive video from that trip. The goal was ...