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  • WVU Medicine’s Fairmont outpatient clinic receives ultrasound accreditation

    Monday, May 21, 2018

    WVU Medicine’s Fairmont outpatient clinic receives ultrasound accreditation The Ultrasound Practice Accreditation Council of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) has accredited the ultrasound practices at WVU Medicine’s outpatient clinic located near the Fairmont Gateway Connector. The new accreditation will be granted for three years.

  • WVU Heart and Vascular Institute garnering national attention for work in artificial intelligence in diagnostic cardiology

    Monday, May 21, 2018

    WVU Heart and Vascular Institute garnering national attention for work in artificial intelligence in diagnostic cardiology Recent editorials written by Partho Sengupta, M.D., chief of Cardiology and chair of the Center of Innovation, and Sirish Shrestha, M.Sc., biostatistician and machine learning research scientist, at the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute provide framework regarding the use of artificial intelligence for precise and early detection of cardiac disease.

  • WVU Medicine Children’s launches School Intervention Program

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

    WVU Medicine Children’s launches School Intervention Program When a child is hospitalized, what he or she considers “normal” – going to school, participating in extracurricular activities, daily routines – is disrupted. For children who are admitted for extended stays at WVU Medicine Children’s, a new School Intervention Program is available to keep them on track, so they can return to their classrooms without missing a beat.

  • WVU Medicine breaks ground for Waynesburg clinic

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    WVU Medicine breaks ground for Waynesburg clinic WVU Medicine officials broke ground today (May 11) for a new clinic to be built on Murtha Drive in Waynesburg, Pa., off exit 14 of I-79.

  • Sadlek named Nurse of the Year at WVU Medicine-WVU Hospitals

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018

    Sadlek named Nurse of the Year at WVU Medicine-WVU Hospitals Kristine Sadlek, B.S.N., R.N., has been named 2018 Nurse of the Year at WVU Medicine-WVU Hospitals. She was honored at the Nurse Recognition Luncheon held today, May 9, in celebration of National Nurses Week, which is celebrated May 6-12 annually.

  • WVU Medicine Children’s to open new Neurodevelopmental Center

    Monday, May 7, 2018

    WVU Medicine Children’s to open new Neurodevelopmental Center WVU Medicine Children’s announced today (May 7) plans to open a Neurodevelopmental Center (NDC) in late summer to evaluate and treat children with a wide variety of neurodevelopmental disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorder, developmental delay, cerebral palsy, neuromuscular disorders, and Tourette Syndrome. 

  • Richard Funnell to join WVU Cancer Institute

    Monday, May 7, 2018

    Richard Funnell to join WVU Cancer Institute WVU Medicine announced today (May 7) that Richard Funnell, M.H.A., F.A.C.H.E., C.M.P.E., a nationally recognized executive, will join the WVU Cancer Institute as vice president of cancer services on May 21.

  • WVU Medicine receives Five Diamond Award

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018

    WVU Medicine receives Five Diamond Award WVU Medicine has been recognized as a Five-Diamond Employer by the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce. This designation recognizes outstanding companies in the areas of employee policies, continuing education, community service participation, and empowerment of employees.

  • Generalized anxiety disorder: Does excessive worry affect your life?

    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Generalized anxiety disorder: Does excessive worry affect your life? WVU Medicine psychiatrist Dilip Chandran, MD, provides some facts about generalized anxiety disorder and treatment options.

  • WVU Medicine physicians combine Gamma Knife with other treatments to improve patient outcomes

    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    WVU Medicine physicians combine Gamma Knife with other treatments to improve patient outcomes Gamma Knife technology may not be new, but WVU Medicine physicians are looking at new and innovative ways to combine it with other treatments to improve the long-term survival rate for patients with neurological conditions and metastatic cancers of the brain.