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Blanchard Valley Health System April 8 Solar Eclipse Hours/Closures

03.26.2024

The total solar eclipse on Monday, April 8 is expected to bring an influx of visitors to Northwest Ohio, which may create traffic concerns. Many BVHS practices and offices are adjusting their hours that day. Please visit bvhealthsystem.org/eclipse for additional eclipse information and education.

Armes Family Cancer Care Center: Closed Monday, April 8. Still receiving phone calls from patients.

Cardiopulmonary rehab: Closing at noon on Monday, April 8.

Cardiology (noninvasive): Testing until noon on Monday, April 8; then, on call for echo and vascular procedures.

Cath Lab: Open until noon for procedures on Monday, April 8.

Center for Diagnostic Studies: Cashier window closing at 11 a.m. and doors to building locking at noon on Monday, April 8. 

Coumadin Clinic: Closed Monday, April 8.

Harry's Pharmacy: Closed Monday, April 8.

Heart & Vascular: Closing at noon Monday, April 8.

Human Resources: Intake originally scheduled for Monday, April 8 has been moved to Tuesday, April 9. On-site HR office closing at 1 p.m., with staff working remotely after that. 

Imaging (outpatient): Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital, both only inpatient/emergency department imaging after 11 a.m. on Monday, April 8; EasternWoods Outpatient Center, closing 11 a.m. Monday, April 8; Carey Medical Center and Ottawa Medical & Diagnostic Center both closed to outpatient imaging Monday, April 8. No elective IR procedures.

Laboratory (outpatient): Center for Diagnostic Studies, open 6:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Monday, April 8; Bluffton, open 7 a.m.-11 a.m. Monday, April 8; EasternWoods Outpatient Center, open 7 a.m.-11 a.m. Monday, April 8; laboratory services closed at Carey Medical Center, Ottawa Medical & Diagnostic Center and The Armes Family Cancer Care Center.

McComb Family Practice: Closed Monday, April 8. Still receiving phone calls from patients.

Pain Management: Findlay location, open 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m. on Monday, April 8; Ottawa location, open 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, April 8.

Patient Financial Services: No onsite staff after noon on Monday, April 8. Call center closing at 2:30 p.m.

Physicians Plus: Open extended hours, from 9 a.m.-8 p.m., on Sunday, April 7. Open normal hours, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., on Monday, April 8.

Podiatry Specialists of Northwest Ohio: Closed Monday, April 8. Still receiving phone calls from patients.

Psychiatric Center of Northwest Ohio: Office at Caughman Health Center closed Monday, April 8. Still receiving phone calls from patients.

Surgery: No scheduled procedures Monday, April 8 (all locations). Staff will be on call for emergent surgeries.

Well at Work: Closed Monday, April 8.



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