Further, at the request of local physicians, KMC is also installing a large scope of new equipment at the facility. In addition, KMC will increase in-patient rooms from 34 to 46, of which 12 will include telemetry monitoring.
The main core of physicians at KMC includes Drs. Chris Stavens, Anis Chalhoub, John Rumisek and Rob Dowling, cardiac surgeons; Drs. Eli Hallal, Joseph Beaven, Jeff Campbell, primary care physicians; and Dr. Renato La Rocca, an oncologist.
Dr. Galichia explains: "We asked our physicians what tools they needed at Kentuckiana to provide the best possible care to patients, and we've purchased exactly what they requested. We had the physicians speak directly to vendors, so the physicians could offer input at every step of the process."
GHG's philosophy is to give physicians the tools they need to provide the highest quality care for their patients. "Our thinking is, who knows better than physicians how to care for patients, so we give them what they need," Dr. Galichia says, "In fact, for those area physicians reading this announcement who are looking for a 'Physician Centric' environment to care for patients, we encourage them to contact the KMC management team for details regarding privileges at 812-284-6100."
About Kentuckiana Medical Center
KMC employs close to 200 people and is located just off U.S.
|SOURCE Galichia Hospital Group|
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