This spring, Waynesburg University students will be conducting health and wellness education in the second floor lobby of Southwest Regional Medical Center (SRMC). This free health education is being offered to provide valuable health education and information to community members and employees of the hospital. The education will focus on prevalent health conditions such as […]
The Cardiology Department at Southwest Regional Medical Center will host two lectures during the moth of February, which is American Heart Month. Did you know that coronary heart disease is the #1 cause of death in the United States for both men and women? Recognizing the signs of a heart attack and seeking treatment as […]
SRMC will be hosting a Women and Heart Health talk on Monday, February 2nd to kick off Heart Health Month. Dr. Michael Pecora will start the discussion at 5:00pm in the second floor Guesman Room. For more information or to RSVP please call 724-627-2412.
Pittsburgh, PA – December 17, 2014 – CONSOL Energy made a charitable donation in the amount of $5,000 to Southwest Regional Medical Center. The funds will be used to upgrade amenities in patient treatment rooms. “We are grateful for this generous token of support and plan to use the donation to purchase televisions for our […]
Southwestern Home Care was recently named to the HomeCare Elite List of Agencies. The HomeCare Elite recognition program lists the top 25 percent of home health agencies in the country. National Research Corporation analyzes publicly available data from Home Health Compare and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Cost Reports to create the […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center is pleased to welcome two experienced general surgeons to its medical staff. Brent E. Angott, DO and John M. Mitchell, MD, of Angott Surgical Associates are now seeing patients at their new Waynesburg location. Angott Surgical Associates also has an office in Washington, PA. “We are excited to open an office […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center (SRMC) commonly prepares for potential emergencies and occurrences, which are outside the norm. Each year employees receive disaster preparedness training, safety training and other training, as needed, based on the needs of the community. In response to the Ebola diagnosis recently made here in the United States, SRMC is currently in […]
SRMC readmission rates decreased through DNP student’s capstone project Waynesburg University Contact: Ashley Wise Senior Writer/Editor 724-852-7675 email@example.com Southwest Regional Medical Center Contact: Joy S. Eggleston Senior Public Affairs Officer 724-627-2656 Joy.firstname.lastname@example.org FOR RELEASE October 7, 2014 WAYNESBURG, PA—A Waynesburg University Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student and three faculty members recently joined forces with […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center (SRMC) has adapted its logo and adopted a new tagline to signify its continued commitment to serving the medical needs of the community. While the logo maintains the same look, the blue has been converted to green, creating a new, fresh look that is visually representative of the hospital’s revised tagline, […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center and the Rotary Club of Waynesburg will offer a Multiphasic Blood Screening on Saturday, November 22, 2014. The program will be held from 6:30 am to 9:30 am. Registration will be held in the second floor lobby area. The blood screening is offered annually to improve the health of the community […]
Some patients at Southwest Regional Medical Center can now gain access to their personal health information after particular hospital stays. The hospital has launched phase one of their online patient portal, My Southwest Regional Medical Center, which allows patients to register and view personal health information after discharge. The program is part of the meaningful […]
Southwest Regional (SRMC) Employees and local emergency responders will take part in a mock disaster drill on Saturday, June 7, 2014. The drill is being conducted to test evacuation and fire safety procedures at SRMC, including the ability to prepare emergency responders to respond to the evacuation of the hospital during a fire situation. The […]
May is mental health month. Everyone has the potential to improve their mental health. Our mental health month wellness series is designed to improve quality of life for anyone willing to take the time to participate. We will be covering topics ranging from stress and anxiety to addiction. This programming is designed to help you […]
The Medical Arts Professional Building (MAPB) is now open. We will be getting everyone back up and running over the next several weeks. The following physician practices were displaced throughout this process. Updates on each of the offices are listed below. Paul Ogershok, MD- Allergy and Immunology Dr. Ogershok is officially open for business in […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center’s seventh annual duck race came complete with perfect weather and many attendees who came out to enjoy a fun filled day. The annual event raises money for the American Cancer Society’s Greene County Relay for Life. The event featured a fun-filled day of games, food, prizes, an egg hunt and the […]
Join us on April 24, 2014 at 6:00pm to learn some healthy feet tips! Come kick off your shoes and learn all about your feet and how to take extra good care of them with Darlene Saheta, DPM, Podiatrist. Diabetic foot screenings will also be available. For more information or to RSVP please call 724-627-2412.
Join us for an open house on April 23, 2014 between 3:00pm-6:00pm to meet Emily Bryan, CRNP of Greene County Primary Care. Emily is affiliated with Amy Diamond, MD and will now be seeing family practice patients at our Carmichaels location.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joy Eggleston March 3, 2014 (724) 627-2656 Southwest Regional Medical Center hosted an open house on Friday February 28 to showcase the improvements made through the State of Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) matching grant. The total cost of the improvements was $1 million with $500,000 coming from the RACP […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joy Eggleston February 25, 2014 (724) 627-2656 Cowie Named Top 100 in Pennsylvania Cindy Cowie, CEO of Southwest Regional Medical Center, was recently named to the Pennsylvania Business Central’s Top 100 People of 2013. The list, which has been published since 1991, is compiled by the editorial staff of the Pennsylvania […]
An overactive bowel and bladder can slowly and steadily diminish a normal, active lifestyle. In addition to being inconvenient and embarrassing, their conditions can sometimes be an early sign of a more serious medical condition. New breakthrough treatments to calm down overactive bowel and bladder conditions will be discussed by Jason Smith, DO, during a […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 17, 2014 Contact: Joy Eggleston (724) 627-2656 The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., (ABPN) recently announced that Richard Ajayi, MD has successfully passed the board certification examination for sleep medicine. This certification demonstrates Dr. Ajayi’s competence and training in each of the six core competencies of 1) patient care […]
Southwestern Home Care is pleased to share that it meets or exceeds patient satisfaction results when compared to state and national standards. The agency also exceeded state and national standards in keys quality performance areas. These ratings are fully accessible at www.medicare.gov/homehealthcompare/. Key highlights include: Category Southwestern Home Care State National How often home care […]
Fall in love all over again with Southwest Regional Medical Center! February is heart health month and with so many modernizations you will find numerous reasons to fall in love with SRMC all over again. Please join us on February 28, 2014 from noon-2:00pm as we showcase some amazing improvements made to better serve you […]
WAYNESBURG, PA- For the past six years, Sukhdev Grover, MD has been treating pulmonary and sleep disorder patients at Southwest Regional Medical Center in Greene County. While his career spans over four decades and includes many honors, he is humble about his achievements. However, two events recently featured his aptitude, his accomplishments and the immense […]
In response to recent allegations against Southwest Regional Medical Center, the Pennsylvania Department of Health (“DOH”), in an unannounced visit, conducted a thorough inspection and analysis of care provided at the hospital. Three DOH inspectors poured over patient and personnel charts relevant to the allegations. The investigation revealed the allegations to have been misplaced and […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center recently hosted a program on healthy eating for County of Greene employees. Alka Rambhia, Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) and Kati Mack, Certified Dietary Manager (CDM) and director of nutritional services, provided tips for good nutrition and healthy eating. Philip Elliott, food service worker, also demonstrated healthy cooking techniques. Participants were able […]
Evening Designed to Raise Breast Health Awareness Over 200 local women and business owners came out to support event Southwest Regional Medical Center hosted over 200 women at their annual Ladies Night Out event. This year’s event, themed, There’s No Place Like Hope, was designed to raise awareness for early detection and encourage women to […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center, in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Waynesburg, will once again conduct the Multiphasic Screening on Saturday, November 23, 2013, from 6:30 am – 9:30 am. The screening will be held on the second floor of Southwest Regional Medical Center in the Guesman Room. Breakfast will be held in the SRMC […]
SRMC Partners with University Nursing Program This fall, Waynesburg University students will be conducting health and wellness education in the second floor lobby of Southwest Regional Medical Center. This free health education is being offered to provide valuable health education and information to community members and employees of the hospital. The education will focus on […]
For Immediate Release Contact: Joy Eggleston September 17, 2013 (724) 627-2656 Southwest Regional Medical Center to Modify Services, Add Private Rooms and New Observation Area Facility also adjusts staffing due to reimbursement changes (Waynesburg, Pa. – September 17, 2013) – Officials at Southwest Regional Medical Center announced today that they are modifying the service […]
Join us on September 10th, from 3:00-6:00pm at the Central Greene Professional Center, to meet the providers of the SRMC Healthcare Group. Dr. Amy Diamond, Dr. John P. Martin, Dr. J.Eric Chadwick II and Emily Bryan, CRNP will all be present to talk to you. You can even set up an appointment. Refreshments will be […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center and America Red Cross to host August 21st Blood Drive Stop by the Guesman Room, located on the second floor at Southwest Regional Medical Center, on August 21, 2013 between 1:00pm and 7:00pm to donate blood. A single donation can save up to three lives.
SRMC is thrilled to announce SRMCFastER! SRMCFastER gives individuals heading to the ER an average wait time. Time is important when you need medical care, and you deserve to be seen quickly. That’s why we’ve worked hard to improve our ER response times, to be ready with the care you need — when you need […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center and America Red Cross to host June 26th Blood Drive This summer, when you give blood you could give someone time to make their own stories- watching fireworks, having a picnic, rooting for the home team. What if you could give someone a summer of stories? By donating blood, you can. […]
For Immediate Release Contact: Joy Eggleston June 10, 2013 (724) 627-2656 Southwest Regional Medical Center to Hold an Emergency Preparedness Drill Southwest Regional (SRMC) Employees and local emergency […]
Auxiliary to host Books Are Fun Book Fair The Southwest Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a “Books Are Fun” Book Fair Friday, June 14, 2013. The sale will be held in the Guesman Room on the second floor of the hospital from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. There will be a wide variety of […]
SRMC invites you to attend a discussion lead by Cindy Cowie, CEO, on the Affordable Care Act and how it is impacting you and your local hospital. Join us in the Guesman Room on either June 12th at 6:00pm or on June 13th at noon. Topics of discussion: Medicare, Medicaid, Value Based Purchasing, Readmission, Inpatient […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center has announced that it is accepting applications for the junior volunteer program. Youth between the ages of 14 through college age are eligible to apply for participation in the summer of 2013 session. Junior Volunteers will have the opportunity to help patients, provide administrative support, work at the Cherry Door […]
Current Trends in Addiction April 18 from noon-1:30 Presented with Greenbrier Treatment Center Depression May 3 from noon-1:30 Presented by Geith Shahoud, MD Mental Illness and Substance Abuse May 8 from noon-1:30 Presented by SRMC Center for Recovery and Wellness Outpatient Services Staff Change the Way You Feel May 13, from noon-1:30 Presented by Psychiatric […]
OVERDUE FOR YOUR ANNUAL MAMMOGRAM? You may be eligible for a no-cost screening. SRMC is partnering up with Cornerstone Care and holding a Healthy Women Screening Day on April 26, 2013 from 9:00am-2:00pm. You may be eligible if you: • Are between the ages of 40‐64 • Have limited or no insurance • Have low […]
Join Podiatrist, Dr. Darlene Saheta, on April 25th at 6:00pm as she discusses various foot health topics. The discussion will be held in the Guesman Room. Call 724-627-2412 to RSVP Dr.SahetaAprilProgram
Southwest Regional Medical Center is sponsoring its fifth annual Duck Race: Operation Dump a Duck, on April 21, 2013 at the Greene County Fairgrounds from 1 pm – 3 pm. All proceeds from the event benefit the American Cancer Society Greene County Relay for Life. For more information on this year’s event or to become […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center and America Red Cross to host February 27th Blood Drive The need to donate blood is greater than ever. Due to many of the severe winter storms that have hit the Northeast the American Red Cross was forced to cancel 170 blood drives in 8 states, resulting in a shortfall of […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center Will Continue American Cancer Society Programs Waynesburg- Despite the closing of the SRMC Hematology and Oncology Center, SRMC will continue to offer two key programs in conjunction with the American Cancer Society. The Look Good… Feel Better and the Wig Salon programs will continue in support of patients undergoing cancer treatment. […]
On March 7, 2013 stop by the Guesman Room between noon-2pm to meet staff from SRMC Center for Recovery & Wellness. Geith Shahoud, MD, Psychiatrist, Giuliana Mazza, Certified Nurse Practitioner and Richard Ajaya, MD, Psychiatrist and Medical Director will all be present to talk to you about the services we offer at both our inpatient […]
In honor of February being recognized as National Heart Health month, Southwest Regional Medical Center will be hosting three free heart health talks. Cardiologists Dr. Michael Pecora, Dr. Praful Vora and Dr. James Richardson will be discussing various heart health issues. Topics include Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Disease risk factors and Congestive Heart Failure. For information […]
Learn more about your loved ones’ mental illness. This family members only event will be held at SRMC’s Center for Recovery and Wellness on Thursday evenings throughout the month of February from 5:30 – 6:30 PM. The first session will be held on February 7, 2013. For more information please call: 724-627-2756.
For Immediate Release Contact: Joy S. Eggleston January 25, 2013 724-627-2656 SRMC Hematology and Oncology Center Closing Statement by Cindy Cowie, CEO, Southwest Regional Medical Center By now you may have heard that effective January 31, 2013, the SRMC Hematology and Oncology Center will close. Offering this service for our community has been such an […]
Southwest Regional Medical Center will be hosting the American Red Cross on February 27, 2013 from 1:00-7:00pm in the Guesman Room for a blood drive. Please call 1-800- Red Cross to schedule a donation appointment.