This partnership with Foundation helps fulfill our mission to provide excellent healthcare services, responding to the needs of the communities we serve.
Ed Pitchford, CEO of Charles Cole Memorial Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) November 16, 2011
Foundation Radiology Group, the premier provider of diagnostic imaging professional services for community hospitals, is pleased to announce the renewal of the imaging services partnership with Charles Cole Memorial Hospital located in Coudersport, PA. Since 2007, Charles Cole Memorial Hospital has partnered with Foundation Radiology Group to bring the members of the Coudersport community and surrounding areas the benefit of receiving world class diagnostic imaging services without having to leave the area
Charles Cole Memorial Hospital is a critical access hospital with 35 beds. It is accredited by the Joint Commission and has been providing a full-range of high quality medical care to residents of the area for 45 years. The professionals at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital bring a diverse background of education and experience to a broad array of specialties and special interests. Approximately 90 percent of the physicians on staff have achieved board certification in their specialties. Physician assistants, certified registered nurse practitioners, and certified registered nurse anesthetists, also bring extensive education and experience in their respective fields and work with our medical staff, providing a wide variety of healthcare services to our patients.
“This partnership with Foundation helps fulfill our mission to provide excellent healthcare services, responding to the needs of the communities we serve,” said Ed Pitchford, CEO of Charles Cole Memorial Hospital. “As a promise to our patients that entrust their care to us, we are committed to a philosophy of clinical excellence in which the best doctors and the best caregivers provide care that is safe, effective, patient and family-centered, timely, efficient and equitable. The relationship we have with Foundation Radiology Group allows us to ensure this philosophy is extended to the diagnostic imaging services we provide.”
Foundation Radiology Group is a Pittsburgh-based radiology practice that brings the expertise of a large, highly-skilled, sub-specialized team of imaging experts to community hospitals across the area. By partnering with Foundation Radiology Group, community hospitals are able to rapidly expand the size of their imaging team and provide radiologists specializing in pediatrics, neurology and specific imaging modalities to enhance patient care within their local community.
"We are very proud to be able to extend our partnership with Charles Cole. They are a very important and valued member of our client family," said Tom Skelton, CEO, Foundation Radiology Group. "We look forward to working with them to expand their current capabilities and to assist them in exceeding their clinical and strategic goals.”
About Foundation Radiology Group
Foundation Radiology Group, founded to revolutionize the practice of radiology in community healthcare settings, combines the subspecialty services of a renowned, highly-trained physician team with a state-of-the-art technology solution to provide hospitals, physicians and patients access to a high-quality, elegant diagnostic imaging solution, with industry-leading, final diagnosis clinically relevant turn-around times.
The Foundation Radiology Group radiologists are all US-based providers and offer expertise in every subspecialty, including pediatric, neurology, mammography, musculoskeletal, PET/CT, cardiac CT and interventional radiology. Our physicians and highly-skilled customer service team are available 24/7/365.