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.
March 19th, 2007
United Hospital Center's Dr. Dean Ornish Program for Reversing Heart Disease will celebrate two milestones on Monday, April 2 when the staff hosts a Taste of Ornish information session for the community.
March 15th, 2007
Suzanne Carrico, a registered nurse on UHC's Inpatient Dialysis unit, was named Associate of the Month for March at United Hospital Center.
March 1st, 2007
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and a good time to learn about colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon and rectum) and how it can be prevented and best treated.
February 26th, 2007
Todd Fulks, a financial advisor with Merrill Lynch
in Bridgeport, has been appointed to the United Health Foundation Board
February 19th, 2007
Walter Williams, a member of Steptoe & Johnson PLLC, has been appointed to the board of directors of United Health Foundation. Williams concentrates his practice in health care and business transactions involving health care providers, both for profit and tax-exempt entities