Berea, KY — On Friday, November 10th, 2023, U.S. Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) presented $350,000 in funding from the Fiscal Year 2023 Community Project Funding process to Saint Joseph Berea Hospital. This funding will be used to purchase a cardiac focused nuclear medicine camera with multiple components of advanced technology. It will improve heart care in Berea and surrounding communities and the advanced technology will provide patients with high-quality cardiac imaging while keeping radiation as low as practical, leading to appropriate medical interventions and treatment at Saint Joseph Berea Hospital.
“I am thrilled to announce $350,000 through the Fiscal Year 2023 Community Project Funding to Saint Joseph Berea Hospital", said Congressman Andy Barr. "This funding is vital to enhancing healthcare accessibility and quality in Central Kentucky, ensuring that Saint Joseph Berea Hospital remains at the forefront of medical excellence and patient care."