In This Issue
Debra P. Jones, MS, RN,
Michael A. Scocos
Immediate Past President
Debbie McCartney, RN, MBA
Secretary / Treasurer
Jeff P. Kovacs, CPA
HEANO E-Newsletter Staff:
Deborah A. Duffy, MPA
Nancy Ross-Bell, FACHE
Local Healthcare News
The University Hospitals' Ahuja Medical Center, a 53-acre, $298 million facility located in Beachwood, opened its doors to patients and the community on March 1, 2011.
Fairview Hospital recently announced plans for a $76 million renovation to modernize the facility. The renovation includes a 125,000 square-foot addition that will include private patient rooms and 52-bed emergency department.
In November Summa opened its new state-of-the-art facility in Medina. The Summa Health Center at Lake Medina offers a range of medical specialties and testing and treatment options.
Lake Health and Lakeland Community College are partnering with Kent State University to develop and enhance educational opportunities for nurses in the region.
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Mobile MIM, created by Beachwood-based MIM Software Inc., is a new app that allows physicians to clearly view medical images (CT, MRI, and nuclear imaging) on an Apple iPhone or iPad.
Summa Akron City & St. Thomas Hospitals were awarded Magnet status in January from the American Nursing Credentialing Center for nursing excellence.
University Hospitals Case Medical Center has received Magnet re-designation for 2010-14.
Other Region News
A slow flu season is reaching its peak around Ohio according to the Ohio Department of Health.
St. Vincent Charity Medical Center is preparing to invest and build a stronger and more formal fundraising infrastructure to support the hospital.
The City of Cleveland and four local healthcare institutions are collaborating to make Cleveland more healthy. Leaders from the City, Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals-Case Medical Center, MetroHealth and the Sisters of Charity Hospital System are calling it “Healthy Cleveland.”
As part of their initiative to strengthen their services offered in Akron, Akron General recently announced plans for the development of a Neuroscience Institute.
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