Parkersburg Cardiology Associates Earns Top Company at 2014 Wood-Washington County Heart Walk
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates raised over $7,200 for the 2014 Wood-Washington County Heart Walk. This earned Parkersburg Cardiology Associates the top company prize. The Walk is sponsored by the American Heart Association and raised over $30,000.
CCMC Improves heart care guidelines
Camden Clark Medical Center has implemented several measures to significantly decrease average door-to-balloon time, exceeding national guidelines and improving care of patients with the most severe type of heart attack, known at STEMI (ST-segment-elevation myocardial infraction).
Camden Clark Medical Center Recognized for Quality in Cardiac Care
Hospital among first to receive new designation for delivering quality and cost-efficient cardiac procedures
Camden Clark Medical Center has been recognized as one of the first hospitals in the nation to receive a Blue Distinction Center+SM designation in the area of cardiac care, as part of the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® program. Blue Distinction Centers are hospitals shown to deliver quality specialty care based on objective, transparent measures for patient safety and health outcomes that were developed with input from the medical community. This year, the national program has added a new designation level, Blue Distinction Centers+, to recognize hospitals that deliver both quality and cost-efficient specialty care.
Parkersburg. Cardiology Associates Announces Emeritus Status for Drs. Michael A. Santer, Jr. and M. David Avington
Dr. Michael A. Santer, Jr. Announces Retirement from Parkersburg Cardiology Associates After 40 Years
Dr. M. David Avington Announces His Retirement from Parkersburg Cardiology Associates After 38 Years
Dr. Jack Cass, interventional cardiologist at St. Joseph’s and Camden-Cark memorial hospitals, talked Friday about the new device…
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates Nuclear Cardiology Lab Receives Re-Accreditation
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates has received a three year re-accreditation in nuclear cardiology from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission.
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates Open New Office in Jackson County
In its role as the leading provider of cardiac services to the Mid-Ohio Valley region, PCA periodically issues news releases of interest to local residents. PCA is also involved with many heart-related public events as part of its community-outreach activities. Below please find news announcements and upcoming heart-related events in the valley. Feel free to refer to this page in the future for additional news and upcoming heart-related events.
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates Opens Office in Jackson County
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates is pleased to announce the successful opening of its office in Jackson County. The office opened on Friday, February 25, in Building 6 on the campus of Jackson General Hospital.
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates Echocardiography Lab Receives Re-Accreditation
Parkersburg Cardiology Associates has received a three year re-accreditation in adult transthoracic echocardiography from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commisssion.
Hospital using new cardiac catheterization method
For the past year, a new type of catheterization process has benefited patients at Camden Clark Medical Center, St. Joseph's Campus. Dr. John Goddard, interventional cardiologist with Parkersburg Cardiology serving both Parkersburg Hospitals, has been offering the new program along with fellow interventional cardiologist Dr. Jack Cass.
Drs. Jack Casas and Chip Goddard Use Impella Device for first time in the MOV
PARKERSBURG - The cardiac services department at St. Joseph's Hospital has added a new piece of equipment which will help serve high risk patients in need of angioplasty.
Dr. Jack Casas, interventional cardiologist at St. Joseph's and Camden-Clark Memorial hospitals, talked Friday about the new device, called the Abiomed Impella, which went into use about three months ago at SJH.