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The Medical Center Enhances Oncology Services with Acquisition of Tomorrow's Woman

10/01/2014

The Medical Center announces the acquisition of Tomorrow's Woman effective October 1. The addition of Tomorrow's Woman will allow The Medical Center to expand its medical supply service and enhance its services for cancer patients.

Commonwealth Health Corporation - Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite

07/17/2014

Commonwealth Health Corporation has been recognized as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and move more. This is the fourth year CHC has achieved the Platinum Level.

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The Medical Center Is First Hospital in Kentucky to Implement NICVIEW

07/16/2014

The Medical Center is the first hospital in Kentucky to install NICVIEW, an innovative camera system that allows for streaming video of babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Barren River Adult Day Care Center Wins Adult Day Care Center of the Year Award for Fourth Year

06/04/2014

Barren River Adult Day Care Center (BRADCC) for the fourth year has won the Adult Day Care of the Year Award as part of the Kentucky Aging Network.

The Medical Center Is First Hospital in Kentucky To Treat Vertebral Compression Fractures with Kiva® VCF Treatment System

05/27/2014

The Medical Center is the first hospital in Kentucky to utilize the Kiva® VCF Treatment System for the treatment of vertebral compression fractures (VCFs). VCFs occur when a vertebra (bone in the spine) cracks, fractures or collapses.

Medical Center EMS

Medical Center EMS Receives American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition Award

05/19/2014

Medical Center EMS has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Bronze Award that recognizes its commitment and success in implementing specific quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who suffer a severe heart attack known as a STEMI (ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction).

Gallup Great Workplace Award

CHC Recipient of 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award

03/26/2014

Commonwealth Health Corporation (CHC), parent company of The Medical Center, has received the 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award which recognizes the best-performing workforces in the world.

Kohl's Supports The Medical Center's Newborn Care & Safety Program with Grant

01/11/2014

Kohl’s Cares® has once again awarded Commonwealth Health Foundation a grant to enable The Medical Center to reach expectant parents with vital obstetrics education classes. This year’s grant totaling $23,712 will be used for The Medical Center’s Newborn Care and Safety Class which teaches expectant parents essential baby care skills.

The Medical Center Offers Lung Cancer Screening with Low-dose CT

11/26/2013

For the early detection of lung cancer in high risk individuals, The Medical Center now offers a lung cancer screening using low-dose computed tomography (CT). Screenings using low-dose CT can detect cancer early when it is most treatable.

The Medical Center Maintains Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI

10/11/2013

The Medical Center received full accreditation with PCI from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC) on September 13, 2013. This the fourth accreditation cycle The Medical Center has completed since 2004. The Medical Center is the only Chest Pain Center in Southcentral Kentucky accredited with PCI.

The Medical Center-WKU Health Sciences Complex Opens

08/22/2013

Bowling Green, Ky. (August 22, 2013) – The Medical Center-WKU Health Sciences Complex officially opened today with a Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting.

Kohl’s Grant Supports The Medical Center’s Newborn Care & Safety Program

01/31/2013

Kohl’s Cares® has once again awarded Commonwealth Health Foundation a grant to enable The Medical Center to reach expectant parents with vital obstetrics education classes.

Commonwealth Health Corporation Earns Accreditation with Distinction from American Nurses Credentialing Center

01/02/2013

Commonwealth Health Corporation (CHC), parent company of The Medical Center, has achieved Accreditation with Distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association.