The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), such as St. Bernards Total Life Healthcare, have proven safer and more effective than nursing home care.
St. Bernards Medical Center received approval from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) this week to begin providing hospital-level care within patients’ homes.
Pediatric Hospitalist Cassandra Nosser, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards Medical Center. Dr. Nosser arrives at St. Bernards after serving as the medical director of the pediatric hospitalist program for Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Ala.
St. Bernards Healthcare has recently incorporated two technologies, including robotic equipment and an app, to improve the joint replacement process for orthopedic patients before, during and following surgery.
Obstetrician and Gynecologist (OB-GYN) Ilana Naghi, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards OB-GYN Associates. Dr. Naghi arrives at St. Bernards from Teaneck, N.J. after working with OBGYN Associates of North Jersey since 2017.
Interventional Cardiologist Amer Hawatmeh, M.D. has joined the medical team at St. Bernards Medical Center. Dr. Hawatmeh arrives at St. Bernards from Newark, N.J. after finishing a fellowship in interventional cardiology and cardiovascular medicine at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.
Psychiatrist Danny Tran, D.O., has taken a full-time position with the medical team at St. Bernards Behavioral Health Unit. Dr. Tran arrives at St. Bernards after serving as the chief psychiatry resident at Unity Health White County Medical Center in Searcy.