Cambria-Somerset Council for Education of Health Professionals, Inc.

G24 Owen Library, Pitt-Johnstown, 450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, PA 15904 (814)269-2948

Our Staff: 

Joni Hoffman, BA, Managing Director                Email:  jdhoff@pitt.edu

Roxanne Blough, Program Coordinator             Email:  blough@pitt.edu

About Us:

Cambria-Somerset Council for Education of Health Professionals, Inc. (C-S Council) is a non-profit educational consortium located at Pitt-Johnstown in Southwestern Pennsylvania.  The C-S Council was incorporated in 1976 to provide cost-effective continuing medical education for physicians, nurses, and allied health professionals.  Today, the C-S Council provides credits and maintains certifications for virtually every aspect of continuing education in the healthcare professions.  The C-S Council Membership consists of three acute care institutions and several long-term care facilities: 

Indiana Regional Medical Center                              

Somerset Hospital                        

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber 

Senior Choice

Richland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center

Our Mission: 

The Cambria-Somerset Council for Education of Health Professionals, Inc. coordinates collaboratively the offering of evidenced based educational opportunities for healthcare professionals and the community.  In doing so we seek to minimize cost to member institutions and participating professionals while meeting the educational needs of both with the ultimate goal of improving patient care and community well-being. 

Our Vision:

To provide premier professional healthcare education designed to improve patient care and community well-being throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania and the surrounding regions.

Our Values:

We, at the Cambria-Somerset Council for Education of Health Professionals, Inc. value

  • the continuous improvement of our programs and services

  • an interactive climate of collaboration and teamwork with member institutions

  • cost effective, evidenced based educational program offerings to healthcare professionals and the community

  • improving the quality of healthcare

  • personal and institutional accountability