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ENCORE GOLF EVENT BENEFITS EXCELA HEALTH ICU CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

GREENSBURG, Pa. … Golfers will travel the globe while playing the course at Greensburg Country Club in an encore outing June 2 to benefit the extensive renovations of the Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital intensive care unit. For the second consecutive year, “Around the World in 18 Holes” also serves as a focal point for the family of the late Joseph M. Kettering, MD, a longtime radiologist at Excela Health who received care in the Westmoreland ICU prior to his death in January 2016.  Having earmarked memorial gifts toward the ICU Capital Campaign at the time of his passing, the Kettering family plans to adopt this golf event in future years as a means to continue their philanthropy on behalf of Excela Health. 

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PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER AT FRANKLIN REGIONAL NAMED NATIONAL ALL-STAR

MURRYSVILLE, PA ... Excela Health’s collaboration with Project Fit America (PFA) jump-started a fitness in education program that has resulted in a national award for physical education teacher Anthony Berardinelli of Heritage Elementary School in the Franklin Regional School District. Berardinelli is the lone recipient of the 2016 National AllStar Teacher of the Year Award from PFA who partnered with Excela Health on a pilot project to enhance physical activity and health education in participating schools.

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WESTMORELAND/FRICK FOUNDATION PROMISES BUNDLE OF JOY, LAUGHTER AT BLACK TIE, BABY! CASINO NIGHT

GREENSBURG, Pa.  … Save the date for a bundle of joy and laughter when Westmoreland/Frick Hospital Foundation presents Black Tie, Baby!, a Casino

Night, 6 p.m., Saturday, March 18, Greensburg Country Club to benefit the Family Additions Maternity Center at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital.

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National Association for Business Resources Names The Nation’s Best and Brightest in Wellness®

December 22 – Warren, MI — The National Association for Business Resources has named the Nation’s Best and Brightest in Wellness®. (See following list of winners.) This program honors companies and organizations that recognize and celebrate quality and excellence in employee and worksite health.

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EXCELA HEALTH RECOGNIZED BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT AMONG NATION’S TOP PERFORMING HOSPITALS

GREENSBURG, Pa. … Excela Health and its member hospitals have once again received national recognition for clinical expertise and high quality patient care, named top performing hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for 2016-17.

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HEALTH SYSTEM OPENS THERAPY SERVICES AT EXCELA SQUARE AT LIGONIER

LIGONIER, Pa.   Excela Health will begin seeing patients for physical and aquatic therapy in Ligonier January 3, 2017.  These rehabilitation services will be provided at Excela Square at Ligonier inside the Ligonier Valley YMCA as part of the Y’s partnership with Excela Health on the building addition which opened in July.

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