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WVU Heart and Vascular Institute first to implement technology for non-invasive detection of heart disease
Thursday, September 26, 2019
The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute is the first academic medical center to install Genetesis CardioFlux FAC magnetocardiography (MCG) cardiac imaging technology. The FDA-cleared system measures and displays the signals produced by the heart’s electrical activity without the use of radiation, medications, or exercise, allowing doctors to quickly and accurately diagnose heart disease.
Friday, September 20, 2019
Mike and JoAnn Ross and their family have donated $1 million in support of the WVU Medicine Children’s “Grow Children’s” Capital Campaign and the Brick Health Outreach Fund in the WVU School of Medicine.
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Nine WVU Medicine hospitals – Berkeley Medical Center, Braxton County Memorial Hospital, Camden Clark Medical Center, Jefferson Medical Center, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Potomac Valley Hospital, Reynolds Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and United Hospital Center – have earned 2019 CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired recognition as a certified level 9, the second highest achievable recognition, on the domestic and ambulatory surveys.
Monday, September 16, 2019
Alper Toker, M.D., an experienced thoracic surgeon who is internationally recognized for his expertise in minimally invasive/robotic thoracic surgery, has joined the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute and the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery of the WVU School of Medicine.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
WVU Medicine announced today (Sept. 10) a partnership with Project SEARCH to provide internship experience for students with special needs. While the program itself has existed since 1996, WVU Medicine J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital will be the state’s first location to host the internship experience.
Monday, September 9, 2019
The WVU Cancer Institute’s Cancer Prevention and Control (CPC) is offering free community-based tobacco cessation support groups to local organizations throughout the area. “Breathe Well, Live Well” is designed to help West Virginians quit the use of tobacco products.
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
The WVU Cancer Institute has demonstrated compliance with the standards of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Accreditation Program for Excellence (APEx®) and has become the first Radiation Oncology Department in the state to receive four-year accreditation.
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
The WVU Medicine Diabetes Education Center at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital will host a tailgate from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, prior to the start of the West Virginia Black Bears game against the Williamsport Crosscutters at Monongalia County Ballpark.