Somerset, PA (January 9, 2020) – Conemaugh Health System welcomed community leaders, elected officials, healthcare providers, and supporters for a ceremonial ribbon cutting for the new Conemaugh Somerset Outpatient Center. The new 16,000 square-foot facility is located at 1291 North Center Avenue, Somerset, and will offer outpatient services for patients beginning Monday, January 13, 2020.
“We are beginning expansion of services for patients in the Somerset area,” said William Caldwell, Market President of Conemaugh Health System. “This location offers convenience and accessibility of services for patients. We are excited about what the future will bring and are committed to providing care in this area, backed by the services of Conemaugh Health System.”
Conemaugh Somerset is home to primary care, cardiology, neuroscience, surgery, and urology specialty care services; nuclear medicine, lab testing, and advanced diagnostic imaging services including mobile computerized tomography (CT), mobile magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), x-ray, and 3D mammography.
The outpatient center was designed by Stengel Hill Architecture and was be constructed by MBM Contracting, using largely local subcontractors. The project represents a nearly $10 million investment by Duke LifePoint Healthcare.
To learn more about Conemaugh Health System, visit Conemaugh.org.
About Conemaugh Health System
Conemaugh Health System, a member of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, is the largest healthcare provider in west central Pennsylvania, serving over a half-million patients each year through the Conemaugh Physician Group and Medical Staff, a network of hospitals, specialty clinics and patient focused programs. Conemaugh’s 3,500+ employees and 350+ physicians are committed to excellence and repeatedly earn state and national recognition for exceptional clinical outcomes. Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, the system’s flagship hospital, provides sophisticated technology, the highest levels of trauma and neonatal intensive care and a committed history of training tomorrow’s physicians, nurses and allied health providers. For more information on Conemaugh, visit us at Conemaugh.org or follow us on Facebook.
About Duke LifePoint Healthcare
Duke LifePoint Healthcare, a joint venture of Duke University Health System, Inc. and LifePoint Health, was established to build a dynamic network of hospitals and health care providers. The joint venture, which brings together LifePoint’s experience in community-based hospital management and Duke’s world-renowned leadership in patient safety and clinical quality systems, is strengthening and improving healthcare delivery by providing community hospitals the clinical, quality and operational resources they need to grow and prosper.