2014-12-05

Geisinger’s Scott M. Myers, M.D., honored with prestigious national award



DANVILLE, PA – Scott M. Myers, M.D., FAAP, a neurodevelopmental pediatrician specializing in the treatment, research and diagnosis of autism with Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute (ADMI), has been named the 2014 recipient of the Arnold J. Capute Award. The Capute Award has been presented annually by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) since 2000. The award was bestowed […]

Conemaugh Health System earns platinum & gold for organ donor awareness



JOHNSTOWN,PA–Representatives from Conemaugh Health System’s Donor Advisory Committee attended the 2014 Pennsylvania Donation Collaborative in Pittsburgh, PA hosted by the Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE) on October 21. The Committee accepted a Platinum level award for their efforts to promote organ, tissue and eye donation. Conemaugh Health System participated in the 2014 Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania […]

Johnstown ambulance service adds bariatric transport unit



JOHNSTOWN, PA – West End Ambulance is proud to announce the addition of a “true” Bariatric Transport Unit to its fleet. In the past, the ambulance service had to improvise when transporting patients of larger size, putting both patients and crew at risk of injury. The customized ambulance is now able to: • provide comfort to larger individuals • transport […]

Laurel Highlands Advanced Imaging designated an ACR Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence



JOHNSTOWN, PA — Laurel Highlands Advanced Imaging (LHAI) has been designated a Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellenc (DICOE) by the American College of Radiology (ACR). LHAI is the first facility in Pennsylvania and the 19th in the nation to receive this distinction. In order to receive this elite distinction, facilities must be accredited by the ACR in all modalities they […]

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MONTOUR Geisinger Life Flight awarded CAMTS accreditation



DANVILLE, PA – Geisinger Life Flight has earned accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) – the gold standard for air medical transport. Life Flight, which is owned and operated by Geisinger Medical Center, is a seven- helicopter fleet with five base locations that provides pre-hospital, on-scene advanced life support and inter-hospital rapid transportation to trauma, […]

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Boeing to expand in Fayette County



SMITHFIELD, PA – Governor Tom Corbett today announced that The Boeing Company will expand its site in Smithfield, Fayette County where the company manufactures complex electronic assemblies. Boeing is projecting to double its employment at the site with the addition of up to 168 new jobs over the next three years. Boeing is planning a significant capital investment to expand […]

Kish Bank appoints controller



STATE COLLEGE, PA – Kish Bank has announced the appointment of Robert Crane as Senior Vice President and Controller. Crane brings more than 20 years of experience in accounting and finance to Kish, most recently with Santander Bank in Wyomissing. He began his career at Ernst & Young in New York as a staff accountant, and moved to Citigroup’s corporate […]