June 21, 2017
Conemaugh Health System Pharmacist Nancy Love, PharmD., BCPS, was invited to speak at the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Summer Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Dr. Love spoke about improving medication safety with opioids as a part of a morning long session on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.
June 19, 2017
Conemaugh Meyersdale Medical Center may be a small hospital but it has a big impact on the region’s economy. In the past year, Conemaugh Meyersdale spent $901,483 in capital improvements, paid $7.1 million to 131 dedicated employees and donated more than $617-thousand in healthcare services to those in need.
June 14, 2017
Conemaugh Physician Group – Urology is pleased to welcome Russell J. Enedy, PA-C, Physician Assistant to its practice. Enedy will primarily see urology inpatients and consultations at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
June 9, 2017
Now that warmer weather has arrived, many people are spending more time outdoors. While these warmer days are inviting, they pose a higher risk of being bitten by an infected tick.
June 6, 2017
Kristin Strannigan, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, DPM, has joined Western Pennsylvania Orthopedic and Sports Medicine and is now treating patients at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
June 6, 2017
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.
June 6, 2017
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
June 2, 2017
Johnstown, PA (June 2, 2017) – Congratulations to the recent recipients of the Employers Medical Access Partnership (E.MAP) presented to students enrolled in the Conemaugh School of Nursing and Allied Health programs at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. E.MAP rewards scholarships to worthy candidates who are pursuing careers in the medical field. The E.MAP / Conemaugh Health System Critical Skills Scholarship Fund was created to encourage area students to receive their medical education locally.
June 1, 2017
Conemaugh Health System is excited and proud to announce our local Mercy Award winners for 2017. These employees have met the criteria for LifePoint’s High Five Guiding Principles. Later this year, they will be invited to a recognition event in Nashville, TN and all four will be eligible to be named the Company-Wide Mercy Award LifePoint Winner.
May 22, 2017
Debbie Spells-Wilson, RN, MSN, has accepted the dual role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for Conemaugh Miners Medical Center.