Oakwood Hills Animal Hospital recently earned a three-year accreditation by the American Animal Hospital Association. Veterinary hospitals are evaluated on approximately 900 standards of veterinary excellence in order to become accredited. AAHA-accredited hospitals are recognized among the finest in the industry and are consistently at the forefront of advanced veterinary medicine. AAHA Standards of Accreditation are continuously reviewed and updated to keep accredited practices on the cutting edge of veterinary excellence. AAHA standards address patient care and pain management, surgery, pharmacy, laboratory, exam facilities, medical records, cleanliness, emergency services, dental care, diagnostic imaging, anesthesiology and continuing education. To maintain accredited status, hospitals undergo comprehensive on-site evaluations every three years. Oakwood Hills Animal Hospital has been an AAHA accredited hospital since 1999.
Edina Realty, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is pleased to announce the addition of the following agents to our Chippewa Valley office.
Royal Credit Union (Royal) has named Lawrence Lightfield vice president-business loan officer. In this role, he is responsible for servicing existing business member credit and other financial needs. He also will solicit new business members to help grow the credit union. Lightfield comes to Royal with many years of experience in business lending. He has worked as an agricultural lender and business lender at Pierce County Bank & Trust and Hiawatha National Bank, respectively. Most recently, however, he spent the past 11 years as a business lender at Bremer Bank in Menomonie.
Prevea Health recently opened its newest location in Western Wisconsin: Prevea Hamilton Health Center at 703 West Hamilton Ave. in Eau Claire. Prevea Hamilton Health Center offers Prevea Women’s Care and Prevea WorkMed. Prevea Women’s Care services are provided by a team of three experienced, board-certified OB/GYNs: Dr. Amy Lysy, Dr. Rebecca England and Dr. Michael Tiffany.Prevea WorkMed, previously located inside HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, is now located at Prevea Hamilton Health Center to continue to offer a variety of high-quality occupational health services.
Prevea Health also announced the upcoming release of Prevea Gets Cooking with Cobb: Randall’s Favorite Kid-Friendly Recipes, a cookbook done in partnership with professional athlete, Randall Cobb. The cookbook is a compilation of recipes grouped into categories of healthy, 5 to 15-minute meals, 20 to 30-minute meals, 45 to 60-minute meals and snacks and desserts. It will be released Tuesday, June 6 and sold at area Festival Foods for $12.50. Proceeds from all book sales will benefit HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital and Ben’s Wish.
Eau Claire Chamber
The Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce has more than 1,200 members.