News

STEMI risk increasing in younger women

September 03, 2013

A recent presentation at EuroPCR shed light on what appears to be a growing problem of STEMI in women, and particularly younger women. Under-treatment and delays in treatment in women with heart attacks has long been recognized, although solutions to this problem have been slow in coming.

Providence Medford to host cardiology symposium for providers

July 29, 2013

Providence Medford Medical Center’s Continuing Medical Education Program will host  “Supporting Healthier Lives from Prevention to Intervention,” a cardiovascular health symposium scheduled on Friday, Oct. 18 from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Rogue Community College/Southern Oregon University Higher Learning Center in Medford.

Providence Medford opens Cardiac Rehabilitation Center

June 03, 2013

Providence Medford Medical Center will hold an open house on Tuesday, June 25, from noon to 2 p.m. for its newly opened cardiac rehabilitation center, located on the first floor of the hospital adjacent to physical therapy.

Providence Medford Medical Center receives IAC echocardiography accreditation

April 03, 2013

Providence Medford Medical Center receives accreditation in echocardiography by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).

Providence Home Health rated among top in the U.S.

November 07, 2012

For the fifth consecutive year, Providence Home Health has been named a top home care provider in HomeCare Elite’s annual compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the U.S.

Providence Medical Group-Cardiology accomplishes clinical first

July 13, 2012

In July PMMC made history in its hospital by completing its first successful atrial septal defect closure. Christopher Cannon, M.D., of Providence Medical Group-Cardiology, and his team repaired an ASD in a patient who was suffering from pulmonary hypertension. This accomplishment means patients may remain in the valley for this type of procedure.