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Posted on: October 7, 2021

National Cardiology Award Winners Commended

UPMC Western Maryland Citation

The American College of Cardiology recognized the impressive, life-saving, complex medical work and exceptional high performance of personnel who care for cardiac patients in Allegany County. Working together, the Allegany County Department of Emergency Services 911 Joint Communications Center, all EMS providers in Allegany County, and UPMC Western Maryland, are great partners. 

Left to right: Creade V. Brodie, Jr. and David J. Caporale, County Commissioners, James M. Karstetter, Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President Care Services, Dr. Rameen Shafiei, Medical Director for Allegany County and Tactical Medical Director, Dr.  Christopher Haas, UPMC Western Maryland Chairman Internal Medicine and Medical Director Cardiovascular Services, and Jacob C. Shade, President of the Board of County Commissioners.

UPMC Western Maryland Official Citation 100721

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