Obesity is associated with many health problems, including high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, gallbladder disease, sleep apnea, diabetes, arthritis, asthma, depression and more. A multidisciplinary, comprehensive bariatric surgical program at Jefferson Regional Medical Center brings hope to patients seeking a healthier lifestyle.
“Our medical staff and employees are committed to achieving excellence in patient care.” – Thomas Timcho, president and CEO, Jefferson Regional Medical Center
Jefferson Hills, PA - March 16, 2011
Jefferson Regional Medical Center has earned the rating of “Best in the Pittsburgh region for cardiac care, cardiology, and coronary intervention,” according to the latest study announced by HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization.
Medical professionals agree that good nutrition plays a vital role in getting healthy and staying healthy. March is National Nutrition Month®. Jefferson Regional Medical Center offers programs to improve nutrition and promote healthier lifestyles.
Thomas P. Timcho has announced that he will retire as president and chief executive officer of Jefferson Regional Medical Center effective May 31, 2011. Mr. Timcho was appointed president and chief executive officer in September 2004 after serving as interim president and chief operating officer and previously as senior vice president and chief financial officer.
Thomas Timcho, president and CEO, Jefferson Regional Medical Center, has announced the new Medical Staff leadership for 2011-2012. Medical Staff officers include Christopher Dooley, MD, president; Timothy K. Honkala, MD, vice president, and Ambaram V. Chauhan, MD, secretary-treasurer.