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Mask Policy

The CDC has issued new public health recommendations for people fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  At this time there are no changes to our policies around masks being required for employees, providers, patients, or visitors. Kettering Health is studying these recommendations and awaiting further guidance from OSHA as well as the CDC.    Further communications will address this issue as decisions are…

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COVID-19 Testing Site Changes and Drive Thru Closure

Kettering Health’s three On-Demand Care clinics will begin providing additional access points for COVID-19 testing for Kettering Health. The last day for drive thru COVID-19 testing sites at Kettering Health Washington Township (formerly Southview Medical Center) and Kettering Health Huber will be Wednesday, May 19.    Beginning May 22, the three On-Demand Care clinics will be Kettering Health’s COVID-19 testing sites.  To schedule a COVID-19 test at one of the On-Demand Care clinics:  Visit the COVID-19 landing page and…

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AABB Vaccination and Blood Donation

It has come to our attention that there is misinformation circulating in the community regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and blood donations. Please read the flyer here for accurate information from AABB regarding the COVID-19 vaccine, blood donations, and blood transfusions. 

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Special Town Hall Winners

Employees who watch “Special Town Hall: The Best Is Yet to Come” are eligible for random drawings for a wireless speaker. Congratulations to our winners: Monday Matthew Kilbane – ASB   Suki Khatra – Kettering Health Main Campus  Bethany Brown – Kettering Health Main Campus  Tuesday Amber Bailey – Kettering Health Medical Group  Dennis Mittleider – Soin Medical Center – Kettering Health …

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COVID-19 Vaccines Transition to On-Demand Care

As the COVID-19 vaccination process continues, Kettering Health Network is adapting our approach, so we can continue meeting the needs of our communities.  Starting May 12, Kettering Health Network will transition our COVID-19 vaccine services to our On-Demand Care locations located throughout the Dayton area.   While we have seen a decrease in the demand for the vaccine, we…

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New COVID-19 Drive-thru Hours

With the decrease in pre-admission COVID-19 testing, we will be cutting back our drive-thru testing hours. Beginning Thursday, May 6, the drive-thru testing sites will be open during the following hours:    Southview Monday: 1-5 p.m.  Wednesday: 1-5 p.m. Friday: 1-5 p.m. Saturday: closed Sunday: closed  Huber Health Center Tuesday: 1-5 p.m.  Thursday: 1-5 p.m.   Thank you. 

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Hospital Week Discounts

During Hospital Week, we are celebrating you: the foundation of our organization. The ones who make our system strong and provide lifesaving care. Over the last year, we’ve supported our communities–and our communities have supported us. So this year, we’re celebrating Hospital Week with a little help from them, too. Help us continue building strong…

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Campus Events

 PopcornT-ShirtsLocations Kettering Health HamiltonMay 11: Noon-4 p.m. or 8 p.m.-11 p.m.May 12: Noon-4 p.m. or 8 p.m.-11 p.m.Physicians parking lot near cancer center side Kettering Health Dayton May 13: Noon-4 p.m. or 8 p.m.-11 p.m.May 11: Noon-4 p.m. or 8 p.m.-11 p.m.Outside between the Rieck /Medical Center Kettering Health Greene Memorial May 12: Noon-4 p.m.May...
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KHN COVID-19 Testing Protocol Update

SARS-CoV-2 outpatient pre-operative testing will cease starting May 3, 2021.   The rate of positive test results in this setting over the last six weeks has been 0.5% (5 positives per 1000 tests). Because of this data, pre-procedural and surgical testing will no longer be required for any patients who are free of symptoms suggestive of COVID-19 infection. This includes procedures performed in the operating…

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COVID-19 Epic Update

The COVID-19 travel screening questions within the Epic registration travel screening workflow will be deactivated. The deactivated questions are:  In the last month, have you been in contact with someone who was confirmed or suspected to have Coronavirus/COVID-19?    Have you had a COVID-19 viral test in the last 14 days?  The other two questions related to symptoms and travel will remain…


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