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Meet & Greet Town Hall Event: Hospitalist Program - Dec. 19th  on  12/17/2014

A meet-and-greet town hall meeting about Jameson Health System’s hospitalist program is scheduled for 9 to 10 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 19 at Gallo’s Italian Villa, 2420 Wilmington Road in New Castle.

At the free community breakfast, Dr. Amy Meister, vice president of hospitalist services for Emergency Resource Management Inc., will provide about the program and answer questions.

RSVP: 724.656.4112, cadamo@jamesonhealth.org

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New Hospitalist Program at Jameson Hospital  on  12/17/2014

Patient care at Jameson Hospital continues to evolve.

Starting Jan. 5, a hospitalist program — considered to be an advancement in how patients are cared for during hospitalization — will be introduced.

Dr. Amy Meister, vice president of hospitalist services for Emergency Resource Management Inc. or ERMI, defined a hospitalist this way: It is a physician specialized in acute care who treats the hospitalized patients of colleague physicians.

The hospitalist, Meister noted, works only in a hospital setting.

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JHS Announces Free Community Smoking Cessation Programming  on  11/20/2014

If you or a loved one is ready to quit using tobacco, help is available at Jameson Hospital, who is offering a free, six-session Quit Smoking Program. The first day of programming begins on Monday, November 24, 2014. Two session timeframes will be offered from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. class or from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Classes will be held at the Jameson Hospital North Campus, 1211 Wilmington Avenue, New Castle.

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50th Annual Jameson Junior Guild Bazaar: Thursday, November 6th  on  10/31/2014

The Jameson Junior Guild will host the 50th Anniversary Bazaar on Thursday, November 6th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the lobby and cafeteria dining rooms on the first floor of the Jameson Hospital North campus, 1211 Wilmington Avenue, New Castle, PA. The annual event features many holiday themed items handcrafted by Jameson Junior Guild members. The first 200 sales at the boutique will receive a tote bag celebrating the 50th Annual Bazaar.Read More>>

“Moving” Through the Holidays with Yoga  on  10/24/2014

New Castle, Pa; October 24, 2014 -  Jameson Health System will feature “Moving Through The Holidays,” a series of six classes, the first three weeks of November and the first three weeks of December, 2014.

Intermediate Yoga will be offered Tuesdays November 4, 11, and 18, as well as December 2, 9, and 16, 2014 from 5:15 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., and Beginner Yoga will be offered from 6:15 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., both held at the Jameson Hospital North Campus Cafeteria, 1211 Wilmington Avenue, in New Castle.

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School of Nursing Class of 2014 Celebrates 100% Pass Rate on NCLEX  on  10/23/2014

The Jameson Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Class of 2014 achieved a 100% first-time pass rate on the NCLEX-RN Licensure exam (State Boards).  The last class to achieve this milestone was in 2012.  Commencement exercises were held on May 23rd for the 24 students who received diplomas.  The Faculty and staff of the school of nursing had a true commitment to these students and all students.

Congratulations to the following graduates:

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Trick-or-Treat at the Jameson Care Center  on  10/23/2014

NEW CASTLE, Pa; October 14, 2014  –  Between 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. on October 25th, the Jameson Care Center on  3349 Wilmington Road will be open to the community for Trick-or-Treat in honor of Halloween this year.

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The 5th Annual Paint the Town PINK: JHS Fashion Show & Marketplace  on  10/14/2014

The 5th Annual Paint the Town PINK: JHS Fashion Show & Marketplace 
Complete Cycle Breast Care at the Jameson Women’s Center

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Light Bites and Conversation at the Cosmetic Surgery Presentation  on  09/18/2014

Jameson Health System will host a free Cosmetic Surgery Presentation on Tuesday, October 7th at 5:30 p.m. at the Avalon Golf & Country Club, 1030 Forker Boulevard, Hermitage, Pa.

Majed Maalouf, M.D., board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Jameson Health System, will share his experiences in the field of plastic surgery, explain the head to toe procedures he offers, answer the most frequently asked questions, and open the floor for casual conversation.

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Jameson Health System and UPMC Sign Letter of Intent  on  09/16/2014

Jameson Health System and UPMC Sign Letter of Intent
To merge Jameson into the UPMC network

The Boards of Directors of Jameson Health System (JHS) and UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) have signed a nonbinding letter of intent to merge Jameson into the UPMC network. Jameson, UPMC, and UPMC Horizon will collaborate to develop a plan that will ensure continued access to quality health care for the region.

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