WVU Medicine Camden Clark to Acquire Ohio Valley Health Care

WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center officials have announced plans to acquire Ohio Valley Health Care, pending regulatory approvals.

The 66-bed senior community and skilled nursing facility located in Parkersburg has been serving Mid-Ohio Valley families since 1951. The transaction is expected to become official by June 2023.

“This a great opportunity to align with a reputable healthcare organization and to expand access to the services we currently offer the community. We are excited about the acquisition of Ohio Valley Health Care and to offer the important element of post-acute care. Ohio Valley Health Care has served this area for more than a generation and is the type of partner that will allow us to further meet the needs of our community,” said WVU Medicine Camden Clark President and CEO, Steve Altmiller.

“Our facility is very near and dear to my heart as it has been in our family for more than 70 years. Brenda and I are thrilled to be part of this agreement and to work with WVU Medicine Camden Clark. This is a natural fit to maintain the long term care services we provide, to enhance the care to our residents and their families, and better serve the community,” said Ohio Valley Health Care Owner and Administrator, Michael Miller.

The current Ohio Valley Health Care leadership team will continue to oversee the skilled nursing facility, with plans to maintain staff employment, and provide a seamless transition for residents and their families.

About Ohio Valley Health Care

Ohio Valley Health Care in Parkersburg, West Virginia is an award-winning skilled nursing facility unlike any other in the area. Serving the entire Ohio Valley community and surrounding areas since 1951, the facility provides an integrated senior community environment, including physical, occupational and/or speech therapy. Awarded by the West Virginia Health Care Association for “Best Practice” in dining programs, the facility also offers restaurant style meals for residents to access on their schedule.

About Camden Clark Medical Center

Camden Clark Medical Center is a 302 licensed-bed, not-for-profit, acute care facility that serves the Mid-Ohio Valley; an 11-county region of 250,000 residents of West Virginia and Southeastern Ohio. CCMC provides a broad range of services, offering the latest in medical technology and a highly trained staff. As the community's hospital for 125 years, CCMC plays a leading role as the region's primary source for advanced healthcare, wellness programs and has earned accreditation from The Joint Commission. For more information, visit www.camdenclark.org and follow us on social media.