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MVH Weight Loss Program Is Certified as a Center of Excellence
June 21, 2018
People seeking surgical treatment for severe obesity and its related conditions have a high-quality choice for receiving treatment at a nationally accredited program that meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care. Monongahela Valley Hospital has been accredited as a Low Acuity Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). ...Read more.

Monongahela Valley Hospital Physicist Presents at National Conference
June 11, 2018
Mohsen Isaac, M.D., medical director, Department of Radiation Oncology at Monongahela Valley Hospital, recently gave a presentation at the American Brachytherapy Society in San Francisco, Ca. ...Read more.

Monongahela Valley Hospital Weight Control and Wellness Program Yields Healthy Results
June 1, 2018
In the two years since Monongahela Valley Hospital introduced its Weight Control and Wellness Program, dozens of people have realized their targeted weight loss and many others have reduced or eliminated their need for medications. ...Read more.

Monongahela Valley Hospital To Represent the Mon Valley in the 2019 National Rose Parade
May 30, 2018
The people of the mid-Monongahela Valley are known for their compassion and giving spirit. Many people give the ultimate gift of life by registering to become organ donors. As of August 2017, 116,000 men, women and children were on the national transplant waiting list. In addition, every 10 minutes another person is added to the waiting list. Each year, the number of people on the list continues to be much larger than both number of donors and the transplants. One donor can save eight lives. ...Read more.

Learn About Bariatric Surgery at Monongahela Valley Hospital
May 25, 2018
Hiram Gonzalez, M.D., a surgeon at Monongahela Valley Hospital, will discuss MVH's Weight Control and Wellness Program, including bariatric surgery, during a free education session on Wednesday, June 6, at 6 p.m. in the Monongahela Valley Hospital HealthPlex. ...Read more.

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