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Jameson Health System Announces Merger Partner Decision  on  01/28/2016

In an arbitration that is part of a court proceeding relating to the antitrust concerns of the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office concerning Jameson’s proposed affiliation with UPMC, an arbitrator has determined that Jameson’s recent remarketing effort from the August 2015 national rebid solicitation did not produce a Qualified Bid which would be an alternative to the UPMC Affiliation Agreement and which meets the qualifying criteria for serving the long-term interests of the residents of Lawrence County. 

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Inpatient Behavioral Health Services to Remain Open  on  12/23/2015

Inpatient Behavioral Health Services will remain open and operational for the foreseeable future. We continue to collaborate with county service agencies to best service our region with the meaningful care that we are proud to deliver. We appreciate our teams and physicians who have remained loyal keeping this important service thriving.

As published in the New Castle News:

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Care for the Caregivers Free Support Program: Nov. 19  on  11/05/2015

Jameson Hospice will host a Caregiver Support Program, It’s Your Turn: A Day of Care For the Caregivers, on Thursday, November 19, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Jameson’s Neshannock Rehabilitation Center.

In conjunction with November being national caregiver month Jameson Hospice will recognize caregivers, and invites them to enjoy massages, manicures, humor, relaxation, tai chi, receive a free gift, and much more. In addition, education, care tips and support will be provided.

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3rd Annual Expressions of Courage Photography Exhibit  on  11/05/2015

The 3rd Annual Expressions of Courage exhibit will be on display at the Jameson Hospital North Campus from October 5, 2015 - January 2, 2016. There will be a Public Reception on November 5 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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Update on Re-Bid Proposals Received  on  10/29/2015

As requested by the Office of the Attorney General (AG), Jameson Health System issued requests for proposals to a wide range of potential partners. We ultimately received three new bids, in addition to the previous offer from UPMC, which has reaffirmed its proposal to merge with Jameson and has agreed to extend its offer through December 31, 2015. We continue to believe that the agreement with UPMC would position Jameson for long-term success and ensure Lawrence County has the resources and services it needs.Read More>>

51st Annual Jameson Junior Guild Bazaar: Nov. 5  on  10/27/2015

The Jameson Junior Guild Bazaar will be held on Thursday, November 5, beginning at 9:00 a.m., concluding at 3:00 p.m. The event will take place throughout the first floor lobby area and cafeteria dining rooms of the north campus, 1211 Wilmington Rd., New Castle, PA.

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Career Open House: Nov. 3 and 4  on  10/27/2015

Jameson Health System is offering a two day Nurse Career Open House event on Tuesday, November 3rd from 1:00p.m. - 6:00p.m. at the Main Campus (North), 1211 Wilmington Ave., New Castle, PA, in the Executive Suite, and on Wednesday, November 4th  from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00p.m. at the Jameson Care Center, 3349 Wilmington Road, New Castle PA.

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Guest Opinion: Doug Danko & Steve Warner - Decision Process & Criteria  on  10/19/2015

We can almost see the light. It’s been seven months beyond the original timeframe we expected Jameson Health System (JHS) would merge with UPMC. Our community has endured a rollercoaster ride of uncertainty as to whether this merger could occur due to potential antitrust concerns raised by the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office. Within this period, our health system has experienced unprecedented challenges, leading to an urgency to identify and select a long-term strategic partner.Read More>>

Proposal Review Update & Announcement of New Solicitation for Merger-Acquisition Partner  on  10/01/2015

October 1, 2015: Update regarding proposal review process

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2015 Community PINK Glove Dance Video Filming - Live Downtown Oct. 5  on  09/30/2015

Jameson Health System will kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a live event downtown where the 2015 Community Pink Glove Dance Video will be filmed. The video will be filmed in the downtown New Castle area in the diamond near the fountain on Monday, October 5, at 7:00 p.m. The event will be professionally staged and is being coordinated with local officials and police department.

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