PARKERSBURG — WVU Medicine has acquired Ohio Valley Health Care in a deal finalized Friday morning with Camden Clark, officials said.
Camden Clark and Ohio Valley Health Care held a formal signing ceremony to complete the purchase of a skilled nursing facility at 222 Nicolette Road.
The hospital announced plans to acquire Ohio Valley Healthcare earlier this year, with the transaction closing on Friday.
Ohio Valley Healthcare is a 66-bed senior living community and skilled nursing facility serving families since 1951. Ohio Valley Healthcare’s current leadership team will continue to oversee the skilled nursing facility while maintaining employee employment and providing a seamless transition. residents and their families.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to expand the reach of our services to residents of the Central Ohio Valley and surrounding areas, but to align with such a well-known healthcare organization.” said Steve Altmiller, president and CEO of WVU Medical Camden Clark. “This agreement allows us to continue to meet the needs of our community and promote a critical component of post-emergency care. Ohio Valley Healthcare has provided exceptional care to families in our area for more than 70 years, and we look forward to continuing to serve their legacy as part of this partnership.”
The Miller family’s mission for more than 70 years has been to provide high-quality care, said administrator Jay Miller.
“My father’s vision is that we are the driving force behind resident-centered healthcare. It has always strived to be a leader in the industry by implementing a unique and award-winning dining program. he said. After speaking with Steve Altmiller and the WVU Medicine Camden Clark team, I am pleased that our facility will continue to provide the same standard of care. I believe our shared knowledge, shared values and collaborative efforts will enhance the quality of care we provide and strengthen our organization.
Camden Clark is a 302 licensed bed, not-for-profit, acute care facility in an 11-county region serving 250,000 residents of West Virginia and Southeast Ohio.
Ohio Valley Healthcare is an award-winning skilled nursing facility that provides an integrated senior community environment including physical, occupational and speech therapy. Ohio Valley West Virginia Health Care Association for Best Practice.