Berkeley Heights, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) February 09, 2011
Summit Medical Group and The Alliance of Cardiovascular Professionals observe national Cardiovascular Professionals’ Week, February 13 -19.
Cardiovascular Professionals’ Week honors cardiovascular practitioners and managers, and their efforts to encourage good health for people with heart problems. Cardiovascular professionals are recognized for promoting heart health by raising awareness of the risk factors for heart disease and providing education to reduce these risks. Summit Medical Group supports it numerous professionals involved in the work of cardiovascular care. Its services to the community include:
•Coronary Calcium Scoring
•Coronary CT Angiography
•Coumadin Care Center
•Echo/Doppler Stress Testing
•Heart Failure Clinic and treatment for Advanced Heart Failure
•Nuclear Stress Testing
The Alliance of Cardiovascular Professionals represents 3000+ professionals including administrators, managers, supervisors, nurses, technologists and technicians. Cardiovascular health providers work in a variety of disciplines and at many levels of the health care infrastructure. Their broad-based collaboration has strengthened and benefited all cardiovascular delivery by increasing the quality, encouraging cost effective approaches and making health care more accessible.
ABOUT SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP
Providing exceptional primary and specialty care since 1929, Summit Medical Group (SMG) has pioneered information technology advances with its electronic health records and electronic prescribing program. SMG treats more than 55,000 patients per month at its Berkeley Heights campus and area satellites in Bayonne, Berkeley Heights, Millburn, Shorts Hills, Summit, Warren, and Westfield. With more than 170 highly qualified physicians, it serves as a unique model of healthcare in the state. SMG is a member of the American Medical Group Association (AMGA).