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A Life Saved on a Friday Night: Roy's Story

CMH Regional Health System launched interventional cardiology care, to include 24/7 STEMI care, less than a month ago, and patients – and their families – see the impact first-hand. Two weeks ago, Roy Whitt was playing golf when he felt short of breath. He promised one of his caregivers he would stop in at an ER on his way home, but insisted on stopping at CMH – his hospital. When Roy arrived with severe shortness of breath in the ER, Dr. Rakesh Chawla, Interventional Cardiologist, was immediately consulted, and the emergency and interventional suite teams began testing to rule out cardiac issues...

Posted on: Friday, October 20, 2017
Written by: Kelsey Swindler
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Welcoming new physicians and providers

Access to specialty care is one of our highest priorities - we want to make sure you can receive excellent, advanced care right here at home. We're excited to welcome new physicians and providers in interventional cardiology - including our new Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology, Dr. Nihad Al-Assaad - orthopedic surgery, and oncology and hematology. 

Posted on: Thursday, August 10, 2017
Written by: Kelsey Swindler
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Sustaining Breastfeeding Together

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month across the state of Ohio, and this year’s theme is “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together.” Any parent who has breastfed can tell you the one thing that made all the difference in whether they felt successful or not: the support of others. Many of us know the benefits of breastfeeding - decreased risk of certain illness for both infant and mother, for example - but do you know how to support a breastfeeding mom? Imagine a new mother...

Posted on: Monday, August 7, 2017
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