Foundation Radiology Group and J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital Enter into Imaging Services Contract

April 24, 2013

To deliver a consistently high level of quality care to the patients and physicians of Huntington County, Foundation Radiology Group and J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital have entered into a diagnostic imaging services partnership.

Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) April 24, 2013

Foundation Radiology Group, the premier provider of diagnostic imaging services for community hospitals, is pleased to announce it has entered into an exclusive radiology services agreement with J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital in Huntington, PA.

Founded in 1911, J.C Blair Memorial Hospital, a 100-bed nonprofit community care facility, is dedicated to providing a broad-range of medical care to residents of Huntington County. The Foundation Radiology Partnership offers physicians and patients the most advanced imaging services in the area by enhancing the scope of sub-specialty services available and adding the proficiency of over 50 highly trained radiologists to the J.C. Blair clinical team.

“Our partnership with Foundation enhances our core values and overall mission to deliver the community and patients the highest quality care possible,” says J.C. Blair Hospital CEO Lisa Mallon. “Foundation´s subspecialists bring new levels of skill and efficiency to our hospital 24/7/365 and we´re pleased to provide our patients and physicians access to their first-rate team of board-certified radiologists.”

Foundation Radiology brings an “elegant radiology” solution and the expertise of a large, highly-skilled team of imaging experts to community hospitals across the area. By partnering with Foundation, these hospitals are able to rapidly expand the capabilities of their imaging team in order to keep their patients local.

“We are very excited to have Dr. Maria Pettinger joining the Foundation team as a part of our partnership with JC Blair,” said Dr. James Backstrom, CMO, Foundation Radiology Group. “Her addition to our radiology staff will significantly enhance the level of care quality we can offer to our patients.” Backstrom added, “We look forward to serving J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital and extending our commitment to community hospitals in the Central PA Region.”

About Foundation Radiology Group:

Foundation Radiology Group, founded to revolutionize the practice of radiology in community healthcare settings, combines the subspecialty services of a renowned, highly-trained physician team with a state-of-the-art technology solution. Foundation provides hospitals, physicians and patients access to a high-quality, elegant diagnostic imaging solution, with industry-leading, final diagnosis and clinically relevant turn-around times.

Foundation Radiology Group’s unique Elegant Radiology Model supports all hospital service lines including: Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Oncology, Women’s Health, Gastroenterology, Pediatrics and Emergent/Ambulatory Care. Foundation Radiology Group´s US-based, board certified radiologists and customer service staff are available 24/7/365. For more information, visit http://www.foundationradiologygroup.com, call 412-325-3360 or follow on Twitter @FoundationRad

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