CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Chambersburg Hospital was awarded American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Bronze Award for excellence in stroke care at an April 25 ceremony.
According to Steve Dentel of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, the award signifies that patients are leaving Chambersburg Hospital sooner and more patients are surviving their strokes.
The awards ceremony was held at the hospital and attended by members of all hospital teams involved in stroke care, including nursing staff, physicians and administration.
University Ear, Nose and Throat Associates
RANSON, W.Va. — University Ear, Nose and Throat Associates recently opened a new location at 211 E. Fifth Ave. in Ranson.
Board-certified otolaryngologist — ear, nose and throat specialist — Dr. Majid Shafiei will see patients at this location every Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on alternate Fridays. Shafiei is a member of the medical staff at Jefferson Memorial Hospital and will be doing surgery at the hospital for patients who need it.
Shafiei is a graduate of the West Virginia University School of Medicine and completed his otolaryngology residency at the University of Wisconsin.
To schedule an appointment, call 304-262-9400.
Most insurances are accepted.
University Ear, Nose and Throat Associates also has an office in Martinsburg, W.Va.
Financial services firm Edward Jones recently broke into the FORTUNE 500, as published by FORTUNE magazine.
FORTUNE magazine’s annual listing ranks the largest U.S. companies by revenue. Edward Jones debuted on this year’s list at No. 491, with more than $5 billion in revenue for 2012.
Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its affiliate, in Canada.
In January, for the 14th year, Edward Jones was named one of the best companies to work for by FORTUNE magazine in its annual listing. The firm ranked No. 8 overall. The 14 FORTUNE rankings include 10 top-10 finishes, No. 1 rankings in 2002 and 2003, and No. 2 rankings in 2009 and 2010.
Army Heritage Center Foundation/New Army Inc.
WAYNESBORO, Pa. — Earlier this year, Mike Perry, executive director of the Army Heritage Center Foundation, and Jeff Rock of Waynesboro, chief executive officer and founder of New Army Inc., met at a student veterans’ conference in Pittsburgh.
What started out as a casual introduction turned into a new partnership between the two organizations. They aim to support the Army Heritage Center Foundation’s Build on Success Campaign for the construction of Phase II of the Visitor and Education Center at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center in Carlisle, Pa., and New Army’s efforts to develop a clothing line that celebrates the Army’s continuous rebirth as it responds to new challenges.