July 24th, 2007
United Hospital Center has teamed up with the Harrison County Board of Education to advance preparation in the event of a disaster or mass casualty situation. UHC will place "patient care pods" in three high schools in Harrison County, Bridgeport, Liberty and Robert C. Byrd.
July 23rd, 2007
Deborah Sears, pharmacy technician, was named Associate of the Month for July at United Hospital Center. She was nominated by the maternal child department for her dedication and willingness to help patients and other associates.
May 15th, 2007
Betty Reed, a housekeeper on 5 South, was named Associate of the Month for May at United Hospital Center.
May 8th, 2007
Patty Moore, a volunteer for United Transitional Care Center, the hospital based skilled nursing facility at United Hospital Center, has been named the individual Volunteer of the Year by the West Virginia Health Care Association (WVHCA).
May 8th, 2007
United Hospital Center kicked off National Nurses Week Monday with a chocolate dipping party for nursing staff who enjoyed dipping fresh fruits, cookies and pretzels as part of a celebration held in their honor.
April 27th, 2007
United Hospital Center (UHC) has been named one of the top performers in a groundbreaking Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Premier Inc. pay-for-performance project that rewards hospitals for delivering higher quality care in five clinical areas.
April 23rd, 2007
The Leica M525 OH4, developed by Leica Microsystems in cooperation with leading neurosurgeons and through extensive information gathered during clinical studies, provides a new level of ergonomics, maneuverability and patient safety.
April 18th, 2007
Cleverley + Associates, a leading healthcare financial consulting firm specializing in operational benchmarking and performance enhancement strategies, released the findings as part of its new publication: State of the Hospital Industry 2007 Edition.
April 17th, 2007
Lorry Hamrick, a tumor registrar at United Hospital Center, was recognized for her excellence in timeliness and data quality at the 2007 Annual Spring Workshop provided by the West Virginia Cancer Registry.
April 15th, 2007
Jamie Barker, a registered nurse in the Maternal-Child Department, has been named Associate of the Month for April at United Hospital Center.