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Guest Opinion: Merger Update and Continued In-Network Insurance Access  on  04/21/2015

Jameson Health System remains committed to working with UPMC to ensure that Jameson can continue to offer the highest-quality services for Lawrence County and remain a vital economic driver of the area. The definitive agreement that was signed in February by the boards allowed for a lengthy process to receive regulatory approval for the merger between Jameson and UPMC.

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U.S. News and World Report names Jameson Transitional Care Unit within Best Nursing Homes of 2015  on  03/23/2015

Two New Castle nursing homes have been named to the list of Best Nursing Homes of 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.

Haven Convalescent Home, located at 725 Paul St., and Jameson Hospital’s Transitional Care Unit (TCU), located at 1211 Wilmington Road, were among 16 nursing homes that received the top rating out of 137 in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area.

The facilities that were named to the list had to receive an overall five-star rating from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, according to the online report.

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Caregiver Support Program on Thursday, March 12  on  03/04/2015

Jameson Hospice of Lawrence County will host a conference for area caregivers on March 12 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Jameson South Conference Center, 1000 S. Mercer Street, New Castle.

Help for the Helpers: Connecting with Community Resources for Caregiving will provide resources offering support for caregivers of elderly, or of a child or family member with special needs, a spouse who has suffered an injury or someone with a life-limiting illness, and assist them in finding community services and resources.

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*NEW* MyPath: Your Weight Loss Connection Education Seminar Feb. 18  on  02/05/2015

Jameson Health System has launched a new program to connect certified registered dietitians (RDs) at Jameson Hospital with individuals to guide them through their weight loss journey by regularly monitoring and engaging in their daily food choices and exercise patterns. MyPath registered dietitians are hosting a free education seminar to explain the benefits of the program and provide a tutorial on using the mobile smartphone application component. The education seminar will be held on February 18, 2015 at 4:45 p.m.Read More>>

Community Yoga at Jameson Hospital  on  01/30/2015

Community Yoga Classes provided at Jameson Hospital will be offered on Wednesdays of each week beginning in February. Evening classes that were previously scheduled on Tuesdays will now be scheduled on Wednesday at 5:15 p.m. and 6:15 p.m.

Yoga classes will be offered Wednesdays, beginning February 4, and will be on-going.  Intermediate yoga classes are 5:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Beginner Yoga classes are 6:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., both held at the Jameson Hospital North Campus Cafeteria, 1211 Wilmington Avenue, in New Castle.

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Free Community Smoking Cessation Classes Begin February 9  on  01/29/2015

Jameson Hospital is offering a free six-session Quit Smoking Program beginning on Monday, February 9, 2015. Classes will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Jameson Hospital North Campus, 1211 Wilmington Avenue, New Castle.

Sessions in the class series will be held on February 9, February 17, February 23, March 4, and March 9.

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Majed Maalouf, M.D. Inducted as Fellow of American College of Surgeons  on  12/22/2014

Jameson Health System is pleased to announce that Majed Maalouf, M.D., FACS, board certified plastic and general surgeon, was among 1,640 Initiates from around the world who became Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) during the Convocation ceremony at the College’s 2014 annual Clinical Congress in San Francisco, California. 

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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

Jameson Hospital is offering a free six-session Quit Smoking Program beginning on Monday, February 9, 2015. Classes will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Jameson Hospital North Campus, 1211 Wilmington Avenue, New Castle.

Sessions in the class series will be held on February 9, February 17, February 23, March 4, and March 9.

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