ACMF Celebrates Practice Open House
Alliance Community Hospital Medical Foundation, LLC hosted an open house on Wednesday, August 19th to celebrate the opening of a new Family Physician practice here in <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Alliance.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
Dozens of AllianceCommunityHospital physicians, employees, and their family members, as well as residents of the area enjoyed facility tours, light refreshments, free Blood Pressure and BMI Index screenings, and an opportunity to meet with the following Family Practice doctors:
- Liz Hayford, MD
- Janice Spalding, MD, Medical Practice Director
- Ian Suzelis, DO
- Jennifer Pavelko, MD (Dr. Pavelko will be working out of a satellite office in Louisville.)
The facility, located2461 W. State Street in Alliance, houses the practices of Drs. Hayford, Spalding, and Suzelis, while Dr. Pavelko is located in Louisville. All of these physicians are accepting new patients and appointments can be made by calling 330-596-6560 -- or 330-875-5716 for Dr. Pavelko in Louisville.
Alliance Community Hospital Senior Vice President of Finance and Operations, Dale Wells welcomed attendants of the open house, as well as the practice physicians.
â€œWe're so pleased to see so many of you here in support of our Medical Foundation and particularly, this new practice of family care specialists. We are excited about this unique opportunity to extend our health care services to the community in this way,â€ said Wells as onlookers prepared for the official ribbon cutting.
Drs. Hayford, Spalding, Suzelis, and Pavelko simultaneously cut a mint green ribbon held in place by ACH Physician Services and Relations Director Jamie Davidson and the hospital's CEO Stan Jonas, FACHE in a symbolic christening of the practice, which opened to patients earlier this month.
â€œThis is a proud moment for our Medical Foundation because our dedicated Family Practice physicians and staff members offer full health care services in a family-friendly environment that includes onsite x-ray service and flexible and evening office hours,â€ said Charles McVeigh, ACH Medical Services Organization Director.
The Family Practice is an affiliate of both AllianceCommunityHospital and its Medical Foundation.