UPDATE 8/8/2019 3:45 PM
Statement from CEO Mark Games of Northwood Health Systems
“Northwood Health Systems is completely independent, and NOT a part of the OVMC/EORH system. Northwood Health Systems has over 25 locations in the northern panhandle of West Virginia, and one of those locations is on the OVMC campus. Issues recently announced by OVMC/EORH will have no effect on Northwood’s operation. We look forward to continuing our tradition of providing high quality behavioral health care for individuals in the Wheeling community struggling with substance abuse, mental illness, and intellectual disabilities.”
Officials with Northwood Health Systems stated they will remain open as OVMC closes its doors.
Northwood officials did say that they are not apart of OVMC
Northwood Health Systems’ says their mission is to be a world-class organization, dedicated to providing cost-effective, quality care for children, adolescents, adults, and senior citizens with emotional problems, intellectual disabilities, mental illness, and drug and alcohol addiction