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Bluffton Hospital cardiopulmonary department earned echocardiography reaccreditation

Area residents know that Bluffton Hospital has a big heart as it cares for its patients.

A national accreditation commission reaffirmed that fact recently.

Earlier this year the hospital received “seal of approval” for the third time affirming its echocardiography laboratory provides a high level of patient care and quality testing when diagnosing heart disease.

The hospital’s cardiopulmonary department earned echocardiography reaccreditation from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission.

September births at Bluffton Hospital

Here are births reported from Bluffton Hospital in September. Names are posted as  written on the birth forms:

Dr. John Ogden joins Neurosurgical Associates of Northwest Ohio

John Ogden, MD, a neurosurgeon has joined Neurosurgical Associates of Northwest Ohio, a division of Blanchard Valley Health System. Neurosurgical Associates of Northwest Ohio is located at 1641 North Lake Drive in Findlay.

Dr. Ogden completed medical school at The University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tuscon, Arizona. He fulfilled his internship and neurosurgery residency at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call his office at 419.420.7304.

The Icons introduce Blanchard Valley Health System page

Now providing viewers with more information

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE PAGE

Bluffton and Ada Icons have added a separate page covering news from Blanchard Valley Health Systems for viewers.

This unique page will keep viewers updated on all activities and news announcements from BVHS, which includes Bluffton Hospital.

“This is a cooperative effort between the Icons and Blanchard Valley Health Systems, which we are excited to provide to our Bluffton and Ada Icon viewers,” said Fred Steiner of the Icons.

Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital Echo Laboratories reaccredited

Bluffton Hospital first accredited in 2008; reaccreditations in 2011 and 2014

The Echocardiography Laboratories at Blanchard Valley Hospital (BVH) and Bluffton Hospital have been reaccredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).

The BVH and Bluffton echo labs perform echocardiograms, a non-invasive test used to assess different areas of the heart and can detect heart disease or signs of serious conditions.

This accreditation recognizes labs that provide a high level of patient care and quality testing when diagnosing heart disease.

Dr. Jessica Reynolds joins Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio

Jessica Reynolds, MD, has joined Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio, part of Blanchard Valley Health System. Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio is located at 300 West Wallace Street, Suite B1 in Findlay. Dr. Reynolds will provide general surgery services.

Dr. Reynolds specializes in robotic and minimally invasive procedures for hernias. She also helps with management of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). She performs endoscopic procedures, such as Stretta and minimally invasive procedures, such as LINX for GERD management.

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