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Celebrating 90 years of care. Fort Hamilton Hospital. Photo from https://ketteringhealth.org/forthamilton/Fort


Fort Hamilton Hospital to celebrate 90th anniversary with festival and safety fair.

Staff Report

Fort Hamilton Hospital will celebrate its 90th anniversary by throwing a party for the public on Sunday, May 5 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The festivities will include a Public Safety Fair and an Anniversary Festival with food, family activities, tours, a Teddy Bear Clinic and more. The event is free and open to the public.

Disney Junior Channel’s Doc McStuffins, a seven-year-old girl who can “fix” stuffed animals and toys out of her backyard clinic with a little help from her stuffed animal friends, will be among the featured guests.

Teddy Bear Clinic. Stuffed Toys to be examined by a doctor

Other highlights will include A Teddy Bear Clinic, which will be open during the event. Kids can bring a sick or injured stuffed toy to the clinic to be examined by a doctor.

Children of all ages can explore emergency vehicles including a fire truck, SWAT truck, ambulance and a MedFlight medical helicopter. The Butler County Sheriff’s Office will also display a truck used by its Bomb Squad and a robot that is used to inspect devices and situations remotely.

Guests may stop by the Bicycle Safety Station for safety tips and a chance to win a bike.

Additionally, the event will feature a health fair that includes free health screenings and wellness information. A balloon artist, face painting and other entertainment will add to the day’s fun. A complimentary, picnic-style cookout will be available for guests to enjoy.

Fort Hamilton Hospital

Fort Hamilton Hospital began serving patients in May of 1929. Today, Fort Hamilton Hospital is a full-service, community hospital that continues to lead the way to better health in the Butler County area, serving patients from Fairfield and Middletown to Oxford and Cincinnati.

Fort Hamilton Hospital combines modern technology and highly-skilled physicians with a friendly, caring staff. Fort Hamilton Hospital’s offerings include maternity, emergency, the most advanced wound healing in Butler County, and a range of outpatient services. 

Kettering Cancer Care at the Carruthers Center

Visitors are also invited to take a tour of the hospital’s newly expanded cancer center, Kettering Cancer Care at the Carruthers Center.

Guests who register to attend will be eligible to win door prizes. For more information, and to register, visit www.ketteringhealth.org/safetyfair. Fort Hamilton Hospital is located at 630 Eaton Ave. in Hamilton.