Wheeling Hospital, founded in 1850, has served patients longer than any other hospital in West Virginia. Today, it is a 276-bed acute care facility with a medical staff of nearly 280 primary care and specialty physicians.
As the region’s largest single-site employer, Wheeling Hospital provides a wide array of primary and tertiary care services. Several include: Emergency/Trauma Care; Cardiac Care, including interventional cardiology, TAVR, open heart surgery, electrophysiological studies and treatments, and cardiac rehab; Accredited Comprehensive Cancer Care featuring the internationally recognized Schiffler Cancer Center; Surgical Services; Comprehensive Breast Care; The Center for Pediatrics; Ob/Gyn, including high-risk pregnancy services; Women’s Center with advanced mammography units; Physical Therapy and Rehab, including occupational, physical, speech and hand therapy; sports medicine; Corporate Health and wellness programs; Center for Audiology; and Medical Park Pharmacy, offering services to the public.
In addition to the hospital, the complex includes the Continuous Care Center, the Wheeling Renal Care dialysis facility and the Howard Long Wellness Center. Connected to the hospital are four medical office buildings. The newest, Tower 5, features a state-of-the-art Emergency/Trauma Center, Center for Pediatrics, Intensive Care Units, physician offices and private patient rooms.
In downtown Wheeling, the Wheeling Clinic, a division of the hospital, houses additional physician offices and Visiting Nurses Services.
Another affiliate is Harrison Community Hospital in Cadiz. HCH offers a wide range of healthcare services including: 24-hour Emergency Department; surgical services; laboratory services; advanced imaging services, including MRI; vascular studies; cardiac rehab; physical, speech and occupational therapy; skilled nursing services; chemotherapy; women’s health; pain management, and more.
Along with a wide range of services, the hospital also boasts a diverse medical staff which includes the specialties of: audiology, podiatry, urology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, cardiology, hematology, oncology, gynecology, pain management, nephrology, family medicine, and general primary care services.
Health centers affiliated with Wheeling Hospital and HCH include: Bellaire, Bridgeport, Colerain, Powhatan, Scio, Shadyside and St. Clairsville. Physicians also see patients at Wellsburg Clinic, Oakwood Clinic in Mount Olivet and at East Cove Avenue in Elm Grove.
Wheeling Hospital is a faith-based medical provider owned by the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston.