MVH News

Monongahela Valley Hospital Opens Simulation Center
June 10, 2019
Monongahela Valley Hospital is taking continuing education to a higher level with the opening of its new Simulation Education Center. Located on the fourth floor of the hospital, the Center features manikins, jointed models of the human body used for medical training, which can replicate a variety of patient symptoms and conditions. The realistic manikin's digital screen eyes can blink, droop, become bloodshot or jaundice. The manikins are physiologically based and can respond automatically to treatments and simulate critical interventions such as mechanical ventilator management. ...Read more.

MVH Bariatric Program Receives National Accreditation
June 3, 2019
Do you want to hear staggering statistics? In the nearly four years since Monongahela Valley Hospital introduced its Weight Control and Wellness Program, approximately 40 of the 111 people who had bariatric surgery lost a combined total of 3,605.7 pounds. In addition, six months after their surgeries, 94 percent of the people no longer needed their diabetes medication; and, after one year, 100 percent of the people, who returned for their one-year follow-up appointments, were off of these medications. ...Read more.

Monongahela Valley Hospital Makes Annual Scouting for Food Donation
May 24, 2019
Monongahela Valley Hospital and its affiliated companies collaborate each year with the Boy Scouts of America Laurel Highlands Council to collect donations of non-perishable goods for area food pantries. ...Read more.

MVH to hold talk about living with arthritis
May 24, 2019
Ajay Mathur, M.D., F.A.C.P., will host a free talk about living with arthritis on Tuesday, June 18, in the Anthony M. Lombardi Education Conference Center at Monongahela Valley Hospital. ...Read more.

"A Roaring Good Time" Raises Money for Monongahela Valley Hospital
May 20, 2019
Monongahela Valley Hospital's annual black-tie fundraiser held Saturday, May 18, was themed "A Roaring Good Time" after the bootlegging-1920's era. ...Read more.

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