Penn Highlands Mon Valley Recognized for a Century of Membership in the American Hospital Association

AHA Award to PH Mon Valley

The American Hospital Association (AHA) announced that it has honored Penn Highlands Mon Valley in Monongahela, Pa. in appreciation for its 100 years of participation and leadership in the AHA. Penn Highlands Mon Valley is part of Penn Highlands Healthcare headquartered in DuBois, Pa.

AHA Regional Executive Michael Draine recently presented the award to Peter Adamo, Regional Market President, Southwestern Region and President of Penn Highlands Mon Valley.

“The American Hospital Association is proud to recognize Penn Highlands Mon Valley for 100 years of membership in the AHA and for their continued commitment to serving their patients in the mid-Mon Valley region,” said AHA Regional Executive Michael Draine. “We thank the leaders, caregivers, and other staff for their dedication to continuously meeting the changing health needs of the patients and communities they serve.”Penn Highlands Mon Valley is a 200-bed health facility with a 225-member medical staff representing more than 40 specialties. In addition to the hospital, Penn Highlands Healthcare provides many health services in Southwestern Pennsylvania including an assisted living facility, outpatient rehabilitation and medical imaging and durable medical equipment, as well as affiliations with ambulatory surgery centers, and a skilled nursing home.

With a commitment to improving the quality of inpatient and outpatient care by introducing innovative procedures and the latest technology, Penn Highlands Mon Valley received two American Heart Association/American Stroke Association quality awards this year for its commitment to ensuring that patients receive the most appropriate treatments. Also, in 2022, Penn Highlands Mon Valley was recognized as one of the best hospitals for patient safety from the Women’s Choice Award.