It’s Summer, How Can I Have Strep Throat?

Now that the summer is officially here, it’s the perfect time for visiting the swimming pool, catching fireflies and relaxing at a neighborhood barbecue. It’s certainly no time for getting sick. Unfortunately the streptococcus bacterium responsible for causing strep throat has little regard for summer vacations, sleepaway camp, or pressing work deadlines. The strep bacterium…

Summit Medical Center Earns Gold Seal of Accreditation in Mammography

Summit Medical Center, a certified Pink Ribbon Facility™, was recently awarded a three-year term of accreditation in mammography after the American College of Radiology (ACR) reviewed its comprehensive digital imaging and diagnostics suite. The hospital’s technology-driven imaging systems include uniquely streamlined and mobile solutions, as well as state-of-the-art mammography equipment from Hologic®. A mammogram is…