Free Stroke Screening Set for June 12 in Duquesne; No Insurance Needed
Jefferson Hills, PA - April 29, 2010
Stroke is the third leading cause of death and a leading cause of disability in America, according to the National Stroke Association
During May, which is National Stroke Awareness Month, Jefferson Regional Medical Center’s Stroke Outreach Program will sponsor a free community event on Wednesday, May 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the hospital’s 2nd floor lobby area.
Jefferson Regional Medical Center Senior Services will offer new sessions of computer classes for ages 50 and up this summer. Two-day computer classes on different topics will be held on specified dates at the James Bibro Pavilion on the Jefferson Regional Medical Center campus, 565 Coal Valley Road, Jefferson Hills. Morning and afternoon classes are offered. The fee for each two-session class is $45.
More than 100 Jefferson Regional Medical Center staff members, in addition to representatives of neighboring EMS, police and fire departments and Allegheny County first responders, staged a disaster drill Monday morning, April 12.
All area residents who have been treated for a cancer diagnosis at Jefferson Regional Medical Center are invited to attend the 19th annual Cancer Survivors’ Day community event on Sunday, June 6, 2010, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the second floor of the James Bibro Pavilion on the Medical Center campus, 565 Coal Valley Road, Jefferson Hills.
Oncology on Canvas Display Honors Cancer Patients, Families, Caregivers
Jefferson Hills, PA - April 07, 2010
Lilly Oncology On Canvas, an art exhibition honoring the physical and emotional journeys people face when confronted by a cancer diagnosis, will be on display at Jefferson Regional Medical Center from April 8 to16.
Area residents have come to expect Medical Excellence SM at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. The Jefferson Regional Orthopedic Institute has earned three recent distinctions for its high standards of quality care.
Highmark Blue Distinction Center™
The Joint Care Center, a division of The Orthopedic Institute, has been designated a Highmark Blue Distinction Center™ for total knee and total hip replacement surgery.