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CSSMCW Adopts Innovative CathWorks FFRangio System

The CathWorks FFRangio® System uses AI and computational
science to visualize a patient’s coronary arteries

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) has adopted revolutionary diagnostic technology that provides clinicians physiology results in just a few minutes while improving the patient experience.

The CathWorks FFRangio® System is a computer-based technology that uses routine angiograms of …

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CSSMCW Receives PCI Program Re-Accreditation from Corazon

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) is proud to announce that their Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) program has been accredited by Corazon, a national leader in services for the cardiovascular specialty based in Pittsburgh. PCI, also known as coronary angioplasty, is a nonsurgical procedure that improves blood flow to your heart through cardiac catheterization.

Through …

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CSSMCW Reaches 1,000th Cardiac Catheterization Milestone

On September 22, 2020, the Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) reached an exciting milestone, completing its 1,000th cardiac catheterization, including more than 250 cardiac interventions.

A cardiac catheterization is a procedure that allows the physician to directly visualize the arteries of the heart in order to diagnose life threatening blockages …

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CSSMCW Reaches 500th Cardiac Catheterization Milestone

On November 5, 2019, the Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) completed its 500th cardiac catheterization, including more than 100 cardiac interventions.

A cardiac catheterization is a procedure that allows the physician to directly visualize the arteries of the heart in order to diagnose life threatening blockages that could cause a …

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for New Cardiac Catheterization Lab

On August 2, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of the new Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW). Patients with advanced coronary artery disease can schedule their elective procedure conveniently, close to home, and without the stressors of travel, time, and availability of larger facilities

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New cardiac facility planned in Richland Township

Randy Griffith of the Tribune-Democrat reports well-known Johnstown cardiologist Dr. Samir Hadeed is teaming with the Windber hospital to expand options for area patients in Richland.

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New Cardiac Cath Lab Manager Hired

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) is pleased to announce that Shannon Vitovich, RN has been named Cardiac Catheterization Lab Manager for the new facility that is planned to open this fall. In this newly developed position, she will coordinate the development of the Cardiac Catheterization Lab, policies and procedures, staff education, and overall function of the lab.

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