Our partnership with Foundation Radiology Group reinforces our commitment to ensuring superior care and service for the communities we serve - Al Ragan, vice president, diagnostic services and business development at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 06, 2012
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 Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Since 2008, Jefferson Regional has partnered with Foundation Radiology Group to bring patients and physicians in the South Hills of Pittsburgh and surrounding communities the benefit of receiving world class diagnostic imaging services without having to leave the area.
Jefferson Regional Medical Center is nationally recognized as a provider of quality medical care, earning awards for care in stroke, orthopedics, vascular and open heart surgery. Jefferson Regional has achieved the distinction as “One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery,” according to the latest study announced by HealthGrades®, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization.
“Our partnership with Foundation Radiology Group reinforces our commitment to ensuring superior care and service for the communities we serve,” said Al Ragan, vice president, diagnostic services and business development at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. “Diagnostic imaging plays an important role in the exceptional care we provide and we are confident that Foundation Radiology will continue to help us exceed the expectations of our patients, physicians and staff.”
Foundation Radiology brings an “elegant radiology” solution and the sub-specialty expertise of a large, highly-skilled team of radiologists to community hospitals. By partnering with Foundation Radiology, these hospitals are able to rapidly expand the capabilities of their imaging team to meet the needs of their patients and referring physicians.
“We are very proud to be able to extend our partnership with Jefferson Regional. They are one of our longest standing and most valued members of our client family,” said Tom Skelton, CEO, Foundation Radiology Group. “We look forward to continue working with their team to deliver superior care 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. Foundation provides hospitals, physicians and patients access to a high-quality, elegant diagnostic imaging solution, with industry-leading, final diagnosis clinically relevant turn-around times.
Foundation Radiology Group's unique Elegant Radiology Model supports all hospital service lines including: Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Oncology, Women's Health, Gastroenterology, Pediatrics and Emergent/Ambulatory Care. Foundation Radiology Group’s US-based radiologists are all board certified and along with our customer service staff is available 24/7/365. For more information, visit http://www.foundationradiologygroup.com, call 412-223-2272 or follow on Twitter @FoundationRad
About Jefferson Regional Medical Center:
Jefferson Regional Medical Center provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services and primary care medicine in community-based locations throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. Four hundred physicians represent 40 medical specialties, including The Heart Institute, The Radiation Oncology Center, The Joint Care Center, The Women’s Diagnostic Center, The Sleep Disorder Center and Behavioral Health Care Services.
Emergency Services’ physicians and medical staff treat more than 54,000 emergency patients each year. Jefferson Regional is a Primary Stroke Center with stroke telemedicine capabilities. Quick Care™ services, open daily, offer fast treatment for minor illnesses and injuries. Nearly every patient room in the 370-bed hospital is private.
Convenient outpatient centers are located in Baldwin, Belle Vernon, Bethel Park, Brentwood, Charleroi, Homestead (Waterfront), Jefferson Hills, McMurray, Pleasant Hills, Speers, Squirrel Hill, Uniontown, West Mifflin and Whitehall. For more information, visit http://www.jeffersonregional.com.